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Haverford College Quaker House Collection


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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Quaker House is part of Haverford College community housing. It is an intentional community driven by Quaker values (Peace, Activism, Simplicity, Integrity, Community, Equality, and Stewardship) and exploration of Quakerism. They organize various events, from community meals to movie nights, both to foster exploration of Quaker values and create a relationship with and entertainment for the wider campus.

This collection consists of 31 images and documents related to the organization and function of the Haverford College community house Quaker House. The majority of this collection consists of posters for events hosted by the house, and subsequent images from these events, but also included are a number of meeting notes from house meetings and emails sent either to house members or the wider College community. There are also a number of documents and images related to the application to live in Quaker House, including testimonials from students who have lived there before. Various members of the house are shown in pictures, often masked.

Gift of Naren Roy, Class of 2023, May 2022

Processed by George Allan, completed November 2023.

Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
George Allan
Finding Aid Date
November, 2023
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

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

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