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Herbert Standing papers


Held at: Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]370 Lancaster Ave, Haverford, PA 19041

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 their reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

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Ella Bowles Newlin (1858-1950) was a Quaker minister from Iowa. Newlin was born in Marion, Indiana, on February 11, 1858, the daughter of Ephraim Bowles and Elizabeth Epperson. In 1881, she married Abner Lewis Newlin, and the couple had five children together. Newlin was recorded a Quaker Minister in 1901. She died on Jun 30, 1950, in Dallas, Iowa.

This collection is comprised of materials collected by Herbert Standing. Included is a photocopy of an inventory of material from the "Kansas Conservative Yearly Meeting;" a typed copy of a manuscript written by Standing, entitled "A Biographical Sketch of Thomas Chester Battey;" and a typed extract of material written by Ella Newlin in 1935, regarding the "separation of 1877" in Iowa.


Processed by Kara Flynn; completed May, 2016.

Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
Kara Flynn
Finding Aid Date
May, 2016
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Collection Inventory

Papers, undated.
Box 36 Folder 1

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