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"Quaker Lines"

975.07.113

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in our reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

Summary Information

Repository:
Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Creator:
Homan, Walter Joseph.
Title:
"Quaker Lines"
Date:
Undated
Call Number:
975.07.113
Extent:
04 Linear feet
Language:
English
Cite as:
"Quaker Lines" (MC.975.07.113), Quaker & Special Collections, Haverford College, Haverford, PA.
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Biography/History

Walter Joseph Homan (ca. 1905-) was born circa 1905. He married Ethel Leah Price in November, 1927. He wrote about Quakerism, and published a book entitled, "Children & Quakerism: a study of the place of children in the theory and practice of the Society of Friends, commonly called Quakers," in 1939.

Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of the single volume manuscript pamphlet describing Quaker beliefs, written by Walter J. Homan. Includes sections on: Historical Background, George Fox, Membership, Associate Membership vs. Birthright Membership, Organization of the Society of Friends, Quaker Faith, Quaker Practice, and Quakerism as a Way of Life.

Administrative Information

Publication Information

Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections,  November 2015

Finding Aid Author

Finding aid prepared by Kara Flynn

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17).

Acquisition

Unknown.

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed November 2015.

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Controlled Access Headings

Form/Genre(s)
  • Manuscripts
Personal Name(s)
  • Fox, George, 1624-1691
Subject(s)
  • Quaker church buildings
  • Quakers
  • Quakers--History

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Collection Inventory

Manuscript, Undated.