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David Huddleston Papers
Scope and Contents The David Huddleston Papers document the daily life and religious faith of a conservative Orthodox Friend in Wayne County, Indiana. They illuminate a period when most Midwestern Friends underwent significant changes in their ways of life and worship. The Huddleston Papers include one folder containing correspondence concerning the acquisition and provenance of the collection, circulars advertising David Huddleston’s nursery, clippings concerning the Huddleston Inn operated by David...
Dates: 1872-1891; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1960
Elkanah Beard Papers
Scope and Contents The Elkanah Beard Papers consist of two diaries kept by Elkanah Beard, a prominent Gurneyite Quaker minister of Winchester, Indiana, from 1868 to 1875 and 1877 to 1878. They reflect his participation in the missionary and revival movement that swept Gurneyite meetings in the Midwest in the 1870s.
Dates: 1868-1878; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1980
Francis W. Thomas Papers
Scope and Contents The Thomas Papers include diaries, correspondence, essays, and sermon drafts illustrating the concerns and tendencies of Indiana Friends in this period. The diaries span the years of the Civil War.
Dates: 1860-1905; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1990
George N. Hartley Papers
Scope and Contents The Hartley Papers consist of a diary for 1869-1870, a sermon notebook, and miscellaneous papers reflecting Hartley's career. The largest single item is an account book spanning 1876-1930.
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).
Jessup-Carson-Littler Family Papers
Scope and Contents The Jessup-Carson-Littler Family papers consist of correspondence, legal papers, notebooks, autograph books, ledgers, and genealogical material on five generations of Quakers in Howard and Marion counties, Indiana. The collection reflects Quaker farm and religious life in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
Dates: 1831-1984; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1997
John T. Plummer Papers
Scope and Contents The Plummer Papers consist of an 1827 diary and notebook, photographs, and copies of writings by and about Plummer.
Dates: 1826-1954; Other: Majority of material found in 1827
Leland K. and Kathaleen Johnson Carter Papers
Scope and Contents The Leland K. and Kathaleen Johnson Carter Collection consists of correspondence, diaries, photographs, and genealogical material documenting the lives of a number of Quaker families in North Carolina, Ohio, Indiana, and Kansas in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The collection is especially valuable for Quaker settlement in Indiana, the Conservative Separation of the 1870s among Orthodox Friends, and the work of the Friends Reconstruction unit in France during World War I. The...
Dates: 1700-1994; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1991
Leonard S. Kenworthy Papers
Collection — Box: 9
Scope and Contents The Leonard S. Kenworthy Papers includes correspondence and drafts of writings reflecting Leonard Kenworthy's career.
Nathaniel Carter Diary
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a diary written by Nathanial Carter. Carter regularly reflects on his progress in religious life and reports on what happened in his meeting. He also is a typical farmer, giving close attention to the weather and the markets for crops. Finally, he chronicles his community, recording events in the lives of family and neighbors, especially births, deaths, and marriages. The Carter diary was a gift from the Rev. Floyd L. Cook of Indianapolis some time before 1975.
Dates: 1844-1849; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1970
- Society of Friends 8
- Correspondence 5
- Quakers 3
- Agriculture 2
- Civilian Public Service 2
- Drafts of Writings 2
- Indiana Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1821-1828) 2
- Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1828- ) 2
- Photographs 2
- Quakers -- Education 2
- Quakers -- Genealogy 2
- Quakers -- Indiana 2
- Sermons 2
- American Friends Service Committee 1
- Capital Punishment 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
- Flora 1
- France 1
- Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
- Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1975) 1
- Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945. 1
- Lecture Notes 1
- Missionaries 1
- Morgan County (Ind.) 1
- Music--Social aspects--United States 1
- Quaker Women 1
- Quaker businesspeople 1
- Quaker physicians 1
- Revivals--United States--History 1
- Ruhr River Valley 1
- Society of Friends -- Doctrines 1
- Society of Friends -- Education 1
- Travel 1
- Wayne County (Ind.) 1
- Women 1 ∧ less
- Carter, Nathaniel, 1777-1851 1
- Earlham College 1
- Huddleston, David 1
- Kenworthy, Leonard Stout, 1912-1991 1
- Morris, Edna 1