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Friends United Meeting (U.S.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Five Years Meeting Sunday School Literature

Identifier: FRG-3
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of Sunday School materials for Five Years Meeting and Friends United Meeting.

Dates: 1941-1959

Friends United Meeting

Identifier: FRG-37
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of Friends United Meeting records, including meeting minutes, photographs, correspondence, publications, and official records. Most records are related to missions operated by Friends United Meeting, particularly those in Kenya, Ramallah, and Cuba.

Dates: 1890 - 2002

Herbert and Beatrice Kimball Collection

Identifier: FMS-134

Beatrice and Herbert R. Kimball papers, relating to missionary work in Kenya, Uganda, and other countries. Includes correspondence, biographical information, reports, meeting minutes, and other items.

Dates: 1902-2000

United Society of Friends Women Records

Identifier: FRG-7
Scope and Contents This collection consists 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 Richmond. ...
Dates: Other: Add Date

Walter C. Woodward Papers

Identifier: FMS-11
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of correspondence on Quaker affairs, especially relating to the Five Years Meeting. It apparently is a fragment of Woodward's papers, most of which are still in the hands of family.

Dates: 1917-1921

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