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Robert N. Huff Papers

Identifier: FMS-77
Scope and Contents

This collection of personal papers reflects his work for the college and activities in the community, especially his role in the restoration and opening to the public of the Levi Coffin House in Fountain City. The Robert N. Huff Papers consists of letters written by Robert N. Huff to his wife, Elizabeth (Bell) Huff, while he was traveling on college business as well as material concerning the Levi Coffin House in Fountain City.

Dates: 1931-1984; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1993

Robinson-Henley Papers

 Collection — Box: 2
Identifier: FMS-39
Scope and Contents

The collection includes correspondence, business papers, genealogical material, and photographs relating to Richmond and Carthage.

Dates: 1827-1986

Royal J. Davis Family Collection

Identifier: FMS-153

Correspondence, essays, photographs, scrapbooks, clippings, publications, and ephemera of the family of Jonah M. Davis (1824-1899) and his wife Ella (Jenkins) Davis (1848-1900) and their children Royal J. Davis (1878-1934), Ruby (1880-1975), and Ellen (Nellie) Davis (1883-1974) of Richmond, Indiana, and New York.

Dates: 1870-1975

Stanton Family Papers

Identifier: FMS-155

Correspondence, essays, photographs, scrapbooks, clippings, publications, and ephemera of the family of John F. Stanton (1841-1925) and his wife Emily (Hadley) Stanton (1843-1910) of Indiana and Ohio.

Dates: 1848-1960; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/2010

Thomas E. and Esther B. Jones Collection

Identifier: FMS-21
Scope and Contents

The Thomas E. and Esther B. Jones Collection consists of personal papers of Thomas E. Jones, the president of Fisk University from 1926 to 1946 and Earlham College from 1946 to 1958, and his wife Esther (Balderston) Jones, a missionary teacher in Japan.  It contains significant material on Quaker work in Japan, race relations, Earlham College, and Quaker affairs in the twentieth century.

Dates: 1911-1974; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1992

Timothy Nicholson Papers

Identifier: FMS-12
Scope and Contents The Timothy Nicholson Papers document aspects of the career of one of the most influential Indiana Friends of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Consisting of correspondence, essays, printed materials, and a sound recording, the collection, although relatively small, is a rich resource for American Quaker history, especially for the period 1880-1900. Nicholson's correspondents between 1880 and 1900 included some of the most prominent Quakers in America, and his papers are a rich...
Dates: 1860-1922

Vernon Family Papers

Identifier: FMS-48
Scope and Contents

The Vernon Family Papers consist of correspondence, business documents, and genealogical material relating to the family of Richard Vernon (1789-1877) of Stokes County, NC and Jefferson County, IN. The correspondence includes letters from relatives in Texas, Alabama, Tennessee, and North Carolina with comments on farming, slavery, business, and the coming of the Civil War.

Dates: 1849-1990

Virgil H. Kruel Collection

Identifier: FMS-68
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of materials collected by Virgil H. Kruel (1918-2003) concerning pacifism during World War II. The collection contains primarily pacifist literature and a few items of war propaganda. The correspondence includes information on Kruel's efforts to obtain conscientious objector status. it also includes a letter from someone named Chuck written from a Federal Correction Institute in Ashland KY regarding his experience in prison.

Dates: 1940-1947

Walter C. Woodward Papers

Identifier: FMS-11
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of correspondence on Quaker affairs, especially relating to the Five Years Meeting. It apparently is a fragment of Woodward's papers, most of which are still in the hands of family.

Dates: 1917-1921

Warner-Winder-Calvert Papers

Identifier: FMS-78
Scope and Contents The Warner-Winder-Calvert Papers consist of account books, diaries, letters, photographs, and other manuscripts of six generations of Quaker families in Ross and Clark counties, Ohio. The most significant materials reflect farm life in the Midwest in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. The earliest document in the collection is the account book of John Winder (1736-1819), a Friend born in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, who married Margaret Briggs (1740-1812). In 1795 he led a party...
Dates: 1794-1951; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1994

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