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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 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 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 5
- Quakers 4
- Quakers -- Indiana 4
- Quakers -- Indiana -- History 4
- Society of Friends -- History 3
- Society of Friends -- Education 2
- Wayne County (Ind.) 2
- Whitewater Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Richmond, Ind.) 2
- Bank Failures 1
- Capital Punishment 1
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 1
- Diaries 1
- Drafts of Writings 1
- Friends World Committee for Consultation 1
- Indiana 1
- Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1975) 1
- Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1828- ) 1
- Photographs 1
- Prison Reformers 1
- Quaker businesspeople 1
- Quakers -- Education 1
- Quakers -- Genealogy 1
- Quakers -- Pennsylvania 1
- Richmond Home for the Friendless 1
- Society of Friends 1
- Society of Friends -- Doctrines 1
- Travel 1
- United States -- History 1
- United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865. 1 ∧ less
- Coffin, Charles F. (Charles Fisher), 1823-1916 2
- Lindley, Harlow, b. 1874 2
- Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 1
- Charles, Arthur M. 1
- Coffin Family 1