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American Friends Fellowship Committee Papers


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

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The Message Committee of the American Friends Service Committee was founded in 1930 to encourage visitation and communication among members of the Society of Friends. Its name was changed in 1932 to the Fellowship Committee. Ellis Bacon, Clerk of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Hicksite) Committee on Ministry and Counsel for many years, was also a member of the Fellowship Committee.

Arranged chronologically.

Sorted by Allen S. Olmstead for Helen Bacon and given to Friends Historical Library through J. Passmore Elkinton.

Source of acquisition--Ellis Bacon Estate. Method of acquisition--Gift of; Date of acquisition--1961.

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