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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...
Abstract Correspondence, genealogy, autobiographical material, speeches, newspaper clippings, and photographs documenting the lives of Charles F. and Rhoda M. (Johnson) Coffin, 1831-1917. Charles and Rhoda were Orthodox Quaker ministers with international reputations in prison reform. Charles was a banker in Richmond, Indiana, and the clerk of Indiana Yearly Meeting of Orthodox Friends from 1857 to 1884.
Dates: 1831-1919; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1917
Scope and Contents The Charles Family Papers consists of extensive correspondence of Arthur M. Charles (1873-1974), long-time Earlham College faculty member and clerk of Indiana Yearly Meeting, his wife Carrie Lane (Riggs) Charles (1872-1968), and their daughter Mary Lane Charles, class of 1927.
Scope and Contents The Doan Family Papers consist of correspondence, clippings, and reminiscent material of the family of Abel and Phebe (Lindley) Doan of Westfield, Indiana. It is rich in material relating to Earlham College and to Quaker life and activities in the first half of the twentieth century.
Dates: 1900-1960; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1986
Scope and Contents The Eli and Mahalah Jay collection contains material regarding their lives and families from roughly the 1840s to the early 1900s. The major strength of the collection is its correspondence section including Jay family correspondence, Ballard correspondence, and Mahalah Jay's Missionary correspondence. The collection also includes journals, addresses, compositions, and essays that express the Jays opinions on many topics. This is a rich collection for nineteenth century Quakerism.
Scope and Contents The Harlow Lindley Collection, although relatively small, is rich in material related to Quaker history and the history of Wayne County, Indiana, especially its educational history.The collection consists of historical materials collected by Lindley and of Lindley’s correspondence with such prominent nineteenth- and twentieth-century Friends as Charles F. Coffin, Joel Bean, Allen Jay, Timothy Nicholson, and Barnabas C. Hobbs. The materials in the collection reflect Lindley’s interest in United...
Scope and Contents The Joseph R. Evans Family Collection consists of correspondence, photographs, and genealogical material on a Quaker family that was central to the founding and development of Earlham College. It also documents Quaker reactions to the Civil War, and contains some of the best pre-1900 photographs known of the campus.
Dates: 1834-1993; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1993
Scope and Contents This collection focuses on Allee's activities as a Quaker and his connections with Earlham College, from which received an honorary doctorate in 1940. This collection consists of photocopies made in 1982.
Dates: 1928-1950; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1956
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
Scope and Contents The collection contains writings by Wilmer Cooper, papers of various Quaker organizations of which Cooper was active, Earlham School of Religion materials, personal correspondence, and some miscellaneous material.
Dates: 1958-2009; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1998
- Correspondence 8
- Quakers 5
- Quakers -- Genealogy 4
- Quakers -- Indiana 4
- Quakers -- Indiana -- History 4
- Society of Friends -- History 4
- Photographs 3
- Diaries 2
- Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1975) 2
- Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1828- ) 2
- Society of Friends -- Education 2
- Travel 2
- Wayne County (Ind.) 2
- Whitewater Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Richmond, Ind.) 2
- Account Books 1
- Bank Failures 1
- Capital Punishment 1
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 1
- Drafts of Writings 1
- Earlham College -- Students -- Papers 1
- Friends World Committee for Consultation 1
- Indiana 1
- Indiana Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1821-1828) 1
- Prison Reformers 1
- Quaker Women Missionaries 1
- Quaker businesspeople 1
- Quaker missionaries 1
- Quakers -- Education 1
- Quakers -- Ohio 1
- Quakers -- Pennsylvania 1
- Richmond Home for the Friendless 1
- Society of Friends 1
- Society of Friends -- Doctrines 1
- United States -- History 1
- United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865. 1
- Wills 1 ∧ less
- Coffin, Charles F. (Charles Fisher), 1823-1916 2
- Lindley, Harlow, b. 1874 2
- Ballard, Mary Jay 1
- Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 1
- Charles, Arthur M. 1
- Coffin Family 1
- Coffin, Rhoda M. (Rhoda Moorman), 1826-1909 1
- Cooper, Wilmer A., 1920-2008 (Dean of ESR) 1
- Doan, John Lindley 1
- Earlham School of Religion (ESR) 1
- Jay, Allen, 1831-1910 1
- Jay, Eli 1
- Jay, Mahalah 1
- Jones, Rufus Matthew, 1863-1948 1
- Nicholson, Timothy, 1828-1924 1
- Russell, Elbert, 1871-1951 1
- Warner, Elta F. 1
- Warner, Simeon 1
- Winder, John 1 ∧ less