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Scope and Contents This collection consists of correspondence, diaries, and other papers of the family of Walter T. and Susan (Mabie) Carpenter, their daughter Caroline Mabie (Carpenter) Wright, and her husband Henry C. Wright, important Indiana Quakers and benefactors of Earlham College. The Carpenter-Wright Family Papers consist mainly of family correspondence between Walter and Susan Carpenter and Henry and Caroline Wright, with comments on Quaker affairs, life in Richmond, events relating to the response of...
Scope and Contents The Koontz Papers includes correspondence, photographs, miscellaneous documents, and diaries of Koontz and her father, Isaac H. Meredith.
Collection — Box: 42
Scope and Contents This collection reflects Homer Morris’s career as an academic economist and longtime member of the Earlham College board (1930-51), and especially the Morris’s work for the American Friends Service Committee. It contains class notes, correspondence, calendar book and publications as well as material pertaining to personal business, social justice issues, and the peace movement. Homer Morris was a member of the teaching faculty (1918-28) in Economics, and an alum (Class of 1911).
Scope and Contents The Sumner A. Mills Papers is a small but important collection of materials relating to a leading Indiana Friend of the twentieth century. It is especially useful for the reconstruction work of the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) in France in 1918-1919. The Mills Collection includes two diaries of Sumner Mills, one at Earlham College for 1917-1918, the other, much more detailed, of his work in France in 1918-1919. Also included is a large album of photographs taken in France, and a...
Dates: 1917-1930; Other: Date acquired: 05/01/1998
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 of...
Dates: 1794-1951; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1994
- Correspondence 4
- Photographs 3
- American Friends Service Committee 2
- Travel 2
- Account Books 1
- Civilian Public Service 1
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 1
- Coal mines and mining 1
- Earlham College -- Students 1
- Famines 1
- Fisk University 1
- Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends : U.S.) 1
- France 1
- Indiana 1
- Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945. 1
- Lecture Notes 1
- Quakers 1
- Quakers -- Genealogy 1
- Quakers -- Indiana 1
- Quakers -- Ohio 1
- Ruhr River Valley 1
- United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865. 1
- Wills 1 ∧ less
- Koontz, Edith Meredith 1
- Morris, Edna 1
- Morris, Homer (Homer Lawrence), 1886-1951 (Board of Trustees) 1
- Warner, Elta F. 1
- Warner, Simeon 1
- Winder, John 1 ∧ less