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Young Friends of North America Research Papers


Held at: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College [Contact Us]500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 19081

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College. 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

Kyle Jolliffe is a Canadian Quaker and member of Toronto Monthly Meeting.

The collection contains photocopies and printed materials concerning Young Friends of North America assembled by the author for his book Seeking the blessed community : a history of Canadian Young Friends, 1875-1996.

Gift of Kyle Jolliffe

Date: 2000

Acc. 2000.14, 2000.041

The papers were received in folders which were organized chronologically. The original order has been preserved.

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Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to reuse, publish, or reproduce items in this collection beyond the bounds of Fair Use or other exemptions to copyright law must be obtained from the copyright holder or their heirs/assigns. See

Collection Inventory

History, 1916-1960.
Box 1
Scope and Contents

Includes handwritten dating of clerks, photocopies of publications

Reference materials, 1953-1974.
Box 1
Scope and Contents

(20) folders of reference materials, arranged chronologically: 1953-57, 1956, 1957, 1958-59, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969-90, 1968-70, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974.

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