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Scope and Contents The Hobbs Papers consist of correspondence and documents mainly reflecting Hobbs' trip to Europe in 1877-1878. Hobbs was sent to Germany and Russia with a message of peace and a request that the Mennonites not be forced to serve in the military.
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...
Identifier: EC-19.16 (XIX)
Scope and Contents The collection consists of records on the Earlham Wilderness program from the 1970s through the late 1990s. Much of the material is administrative including student forms, records, and accounts of medical problems and emergencies during August Wilderness or other programs. There is also information on the planning of the trips and hiring of instructors.
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 3
- Diaries 2
- Photographs 2
- Account Books 1
- College Administrators 1
- Earlham College -- Wilderness Program 1
- Indiana 1
- Quakers 1
- Quakers -- Genealogy 1
- Quakers -- Indiana 1
- Quakers -- Ohio 1
- United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865. 1
- Wills 1 ∧ less
- Hobbs, Barnabas C. (Barnabas Coffin), 1815-1892 (Superintendent of Friends Boarding School) 1
- Warner, Elta F. 1
- Warner, Simeon 1
- Winder, John 1