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Albert E. Ferris Papers
Scope and Contents This collection of diaries, correspondence, clippings, and other materials documents Ferris' life and life in Wayne County, Indiana in the period.
Dates: 1927-2004; Other: Date acquired: 09/16/2004
Carpenter-Wright Family Papers
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...
Clarkson Parker Collection
Scope and Contents The Clarkson Parker collection includes correspondence, diaries, business papers, and the photographs of the Parker family and of the families of Clarkson Parker's two wives: M. Josephine Macy and Laura White. There are also papers relating to John M. Macy (1806-1887) of Henry County, IN.
Scope and Contents The collection consists of various files concerning the Doudna/Bundy families.
Dates: Other: 1925-2005
Edith Meredith Koontz Papers
Scope and Contents The Koontz Papers includes correspondence, photographs, miscellaneous documents, and diaries of Koontz and her father, Isaac H. Meredith.
Elijah Coffin Papers
Scope and Contents The Elijah Coffin Papers consist of the diary (1848-61), correspondence, and miscellaneous papers of Elijah Coffin (1798-1862). The diary was published in 1863 as The Life of Elijah Coffin.
Elwood and Luella Garner Papers
Scope and Contents The Elwood and Luella Garner Papers reflect Quaker life in Indiana at the end of the nineteenth centurry. The letters and diaries include comments on religion, education, politics, and other facets of rural life. The Garner Papers consist of four diaries kept by Elwood Garner from 1887 to 1891 and letters between Elwood and Luella before and after their marriage. Many were written while Elwood Garner was a student at the Indiana State Normal School in Terre Haute, Indiana. Also included in...
Hill-Hudelson Family Papers
Scope and Contents The Hill-Hudelson Family Papers consists of correspondence, legal and business records, photographs, and newspaper clippings of two families in Rush and Henry Counties, Indiana. The first part of the collection relates to the family of Henry Branson Hill (1807-1874) of Carthage, Indiana, and his son William Penn Hill(1832-1896) of Knightstown, Indiana. The second part of the collection relates to the family of William Penn Hill's wife, Ann Maria (Hudelson) Hill (1830-1919), especially her...
Dates: 1831-1932; Other: Date acquired: 06/06/1994
Homer and Edna Morris Collection
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 Jenkins-Dickinson Collection consists of ledgers, correspondence, and photographs relating to the family of Dr. Charles M. Jenkins (1854-1929), a prominent Richmond, Indiana, Orthodox Quaker, businessman, and optometrist. It is especially valuable for its pre-Civil War daguerreotypes of area Quakers, and unusual nineteenth-century photographs.
Dates: 1865-1910; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1993
- Photographs 6
- Quakers -- Genealogy 5
- Quakers -- Indiana 5
- Society of Friends 4
- Travel 4
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 3
- Earlham College -- Students 3
- Account Books 2
- Civilian Public Service 2
- Drafts of Writings 2
- Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1828- ) 2
- United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865. 2
- Wills 2
- Agriculture 1
- American Friends Service Committee 1
- Boarding Schools 1
- Cincinnati (Ohio) 1
- Coal mines and mining 1
- Earlham College -- Students -- Papers 1
- Famines 1
- Fisk University 1
- Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends : U.S.) 1
- France 1
- Freedmen 1
- Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
- Indiana 1
- Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945. 1
- Lecture Notes 1
- Missionaries 1
- Property 1
- Quaker Women 1
- Quakers 1
- Quakers -- Education 1
- Quakers -- North Carolina 1
- Quakers -- Ohio 1
- Railroad companies 1
- Ruhr River Valley 1
- Scrapbooks 1
- Society of Friends -- Doctrines 1
- Women 1 ∧ less
- Earlham College 4
- Coffin, Elijah (1798-1862 ) 1
- Kenworthy, Leonard Stout, 1912-1991 1
- Koontz, Edith Meredith 1
- Morris, Edna 1