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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Albert E. Ferris Papers

Identifier: FMS-136
Scope and Contents This collection of diaries, correspondence, clippings, and other materials documents Ferris' life and life in Wayne County, Indiana in the period.
Dates: 1927-2004; Other: Date acquired: 09/16/2004

Alice Shaffer Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: FMS-88
Scope and Contents The Alice Shaffer papers document the life and work of a Quaker social worker and humanitarian who was one of Earlham College's most distinguished alumni. They include correspondence, notebooks, photographs, and reports from her work in the United States, Europe, and Latin America.
Dates: 1918-1996; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1999

Lewis D. Stubbs Papers

Identifier: FMS-114
Scope and Contents Lewis D. Stubbs was an attorney and political leader of Richmond, Indiana. This small collection of his papers reflects mainly his interest in genealogy, although it does include personal letters and scrapbook that Stubbs kept during the 1856 and 1858 political campaigns.
Dates: 1855-1924; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/2003

Mary Catherine Sample Collection

Identifier: FMS-98
Scope and Contents The collection consists of scrapbooks of clippings and ephemera accumulated by Mrs. Sample (born 1913), her mother Ida Luella (Moore) Templin (1883-1958), and grandmother, Jemima (Jones) Moore (1854-1934), all of whom lived in the vicinity of Milton and Richmond in Wayne County. The collection originated as a series of scrapbooks. Thus arrangement of the various clippings and documents is in no particular order. Also included in the collection are several 1876 issues of the ...
Dates: 1873-1990; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/2000

Mary E. Minnick Scrapbook

Identifier: FMS-118
Scope and Contents The scrapbook reflects her year teaching at the Friends School at Ramallah, Palestine.
Dates: 1935-1936

Ratliff Scrapbook Collection

Identifier: FMS-111
Scope and Contents The Ratliff Scrapbook Collection documents the history of Richmond and Wayne County, Indiana from the period of early white settlement until the onset of World War II. It includes obituaries, historical accounts, photographs, and detailed reminiscences of hunting, murders, hangings and other facets of pioneer life. The collection consists of two scrapbooks. The older was begun in the 1860s by Joseph C. Ratliff (1827-1909). Joseph C. Ratliff was a Hicksite Quaker and lifetime resident of the...
Dates: 1864-1940

Royal J. Davis Family Collection

Identifier: FMS-153
Abstract Correspondence, essays, photographs, scrapbooks, clippings, publications, and ephemera of the family of Jonah M. Davis (1824-1899) and his wife Ella (Jenkins) Davis (1848-1900) and their children Royal J. Davis (1878-1934), Ruby (1880-1975), and Ellen (Nellie) Davis (1883-1974) of Richmond, Indiana, and New York.
Dates: 1870-1975

Ruth Day Caldwell Collection

Identifier: FMS-167
Abstract Scrapbooks and other materials mainly relating to Ruth Day Caldwell's years as a sstudent at Earlham College, 1918-1922.
Dates: 1918-1962; Other: Majority of material found in 1918-1922; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1992

Stanton Family Papers

Identifier: FMS-155
Abstract Correspondence, essays, photographs, scrapbooks, clippings, publications, and ephemera of the family of John F. Stanton (1841-1925) and his wife Emily (Hadley) Stanton (1843-1910) of Indiana and Ohio.
Dates: 1848-1960; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/2010

Wilbur M. Coffin Papers

Identifier: FMS-132
Scope and Contents This collection reflects his activities in Quaker organizations in the 1960s and 1970s. Coffin was active in the Quaker Men organization affiliated with Friends United Meeting, serving a term as its president. He also served as president of the board of White's Institute in Wabash, Indiana. These papers reflect his activities with Quaker Men, Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends, and Friends United Meeting. Two folders that he had labeled "Scrapbook" reflect his political, social, and religious...
Dates: 1966-1974; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/2003