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Charles Wolfinger, notes on "Quakerism: History and Philosophy"


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

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This collection was created by Charles Wolfinger (Class of 1940). Wolfinger took Professor Thomas R. Kelly's class "Quakerism: History and Philosophy" in 1939. Kelly was a prominent Quaker educator, whose books were widely read by the Quaker community. Before becoming a professor at Haverford College, Kelly was a student who transferred to Haverford in his senior year. He was mentored by Rufus Jones until he graduated in 1914.

This collection contains the notes of Charles Wolfinger (Haverford College Class of 1940) on Thomas R. Kelly's class "Quakerism: History and Philosophy." The notes are incredibly extensive, covering many aspects of Quakerism from separatism to the lives of William Penn and Rufus Jones.

Arranged chronologically.

Gift of Charles Wolfinger, October 2003

Processed by Maia Schwallie, completed April 2023.

Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
Maia Schwallie
Finding Aid Date
April, 2023
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

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

Collection Inventory

Archival Resource Key. Charles Wolfinger, notes on "Quakerism: History and Philosophy", 1939-1940.
Box 1

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