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Elbert Russell Collection

 Collection — Box: 22
Identifier: FMS-8
Scope and Contents The papers include correspondence, copies of his published writings, unpublished manuscripts, a large collection of handwritten sermon notes, and drafts of both his history of Quakerism and his autobiography.
Dates: 1871-1935

Friends United Meeting

 Collection
Identifier: FRG-37
Scope and Contents The collection consists of Friends United Meeting Records, including meeting minutes, correspondence, and official records.
Dates: Other: Add Date

Merle L. Davis Papers

 Collection — Box: 8
Identifier: FMS-75
Scope and Contents The Merle L. Davis Papers consist of correspondence, notebooks, photographs, reports, and other materials documenting the career of Merle Leonard Davis as a Quaker minister, missionary, and administrator. The collection contains significant material for the history of the Five Years Meeting of Friends (now Friends United Meeting), Quaker missions, and Friends in Kenya and Cuba.
Dates: 1915-1965; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1995

Thomas E. and Esther B. Jones Collection

 Collection
Identifier: FMS-21
Scope and Contents The Thomas E. and Esther B. Jones Collection consists of personal papers of Thomas E. Jones, the president of Fisk University from 1926 to 1946 and Earlham College from 1946 to 1958, and his wife Esther (Balderston) Jones, a missionary teacher in Japan.  It contains significant material on Quaker work in Japan, race relations, Earlham College, and Quaker affairs in the twentieth century.
Dates: 1911-1974; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1992

United Society of Friends Women Records

 Collection
Identifier: FRG-7
Scope and Contents This collection consists of records of records of the United Society of Friends Women and its predecessor bodies, the Woman’s Foreign Missionary Union of Friends in America and the Woman’s Missionary Union of Friends in America.  They are a rich source for the missionary activities of American Quakers since the 1880s and the establishment of Quakerism in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, and Central America. These records were housed for many years in the vault of First Friends Meetinghouse in...
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