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.
Overview and metadata sections
Quakers are members of the Christian denomination known as the Religious Society of Friends.
This collection is comprised of clippings related to Quakers, Quaker history, and Quakerism.
See item acquisition note.
Processed by Kara Flynn; completed January, 2016.
- Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
- Finding Aid Author
- Kara Flynn
- Finding Aid Date
- January, 2016
- Access Restrictions
The collection is open for research use.
- Use Restrictions
Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).
Clipping of "The White Feather: A Play about a Quaker Family Frontier Days," from The Instructor, volume 64, number 3, written by Karen Asband.
Clipping of a piece entitled "Quaker Quirks," by Fanny Barrow, from Putnam's Magazine volume 5, June 1850.
Clipping of a short story written by Grace Boynton, and published in the Ladies' Home Journal in 1951.
Photostatic copies of clippings of articles written by William Braithwaite.
Clipped article written by Coughlan, "Success Story of Quaker conscience plus political savvy, idealism plus dogged ambition."
Clipping from the Pennsylvania Evening Post, "Reflections apon the life and death of Edward Drinker, of the City of Philadelphia."
Clippings related to the Doukhobors, a Russin pacifst group, 1897-1898, as well as clippings related to Philadelphia Yearly Meeting's concerns for the group.
Nov 1920 "New Era Magazine," number 11.
Copy of the "Finger Lakes Topics" magazine. The issue focuses on the Equal Rights Centennial for the convention held at Seneca Falls.
Clipping of the Charles F. Jenkins memorial, from the Farm Journal.
Clipping from the "Supplement to Friends Bulletin," with a copy of a paper read by Herbert C. Jones at the Semi-Annual Meeting College Park Association of Friends on November 5, 1949.
Newspaper clippings of "The Pioneer Families of Northwestern New Jersey," written by Benjamin Lundy.
Clipping from the "American Collector," volume 11, number 5. Article written by Jesse Merritt.
Two copies of clippings of an article entitled "What is a Quaker?" written by Richmond P. Miller, from Look Magazine, vol. 17, no. 24.
Clipping of an article by Beata Mueller, published in the National Council Outlook, vol. 111, no. 10.
Clipping from "Holiday" magazine, vol. 21, no. 5, written by Sean O'Faolain.
Clipping from "Americana," a page typed notes about the trains on the mainline.
Newspaper clipping about Jonathon Pierce's involvement in the Socialist Party.
This folder includes three copies of a magazine article entitled "The Quakers: A Once Rambunctious Sect Celebrates Its 300th Birthday Quietly Reaffirming Its Deep Belief in the 'Inner Light'."General Physical Description
See Oversize Box 1, Folder 8.
This folder includes two issues of "The Classmate." One issue dated October 19, 1940, and one dated April 5, 1941. The 1940 issue features an article by Edwin T. Randall, entitled "To-- And Beyond" and the 1941 issue features an article, aslo by Randall, entitled "Of Benefits Forgotten."General Physical Description
See Oversize Box 3, Folder 1.
Newspaper clippings about Friends, from the Philadelphia Inquirer.
Single newspaper clipping of an article titled, "Germantown's Bird Man."
Two clipped book pages from "Memoirs of Tomocomingo."
Magazine clipping of a short story, "A Measure of Light," written by Barbara Webb.
Newspaper clippings about William Penn's ship, printed in the "Public Ledger" in 1913, and a typed transcript of the ship's passenger list, as published in the article.
Volume V, No. 10 of "The Pennsylvania Dutchman," published January 15, 1954.
Clipping of an article written by Clarence Woodbury, extracted from "The American Magazine," May 1948.
Clipping of an article by Milton MacKaye, from the Saturday Evening Post, March 24, 1951.
Clipping from "The Haverford Review," vol. 4, no. 1, Spring 1945.
Clipping from the "Fortune Magazine," article detailing the WWII relief work being done by Quakers in Europe and Cuba.General Physical Description
See Oversize Box 1, Folder 9
Clipping of an article from Collier's magazine, written by Lawrence Williams.General Physical Description
See Oversize Box 1, Folder 10
Quakeriana Notes, Editorial Notes, Edited by Thomas E. Drake, Curator Number 9, Sixth Month, 1938 Also includes the poem "The Advices," written by James I'Anson of Darlington