Thomas Family Papers, ca. 1867-ca. 1919

(1 box; 0.25 linear ft.)

RG 5/ 156


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Table of contents
Abstract
This small collection contains chiefly short manuscripts concerning women's issues, in particular suffrage and temperance. Most of the material, including essays on prominent Quakers and piece books, are by Ellen L. Thomas (1853-1925), a birthright member of Radnor Monthly Meeting and president of Montgomery County Suffrage Association

Background note:
BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL Ellen L. Thomas (1853-1925), was a birthright member of Radnor Monthly Meeting and president of Montgomery County Suffrage Association.

Scope and content
SCOPE AND CONTENT This small collection contains chiefly short manuscripts, authors unknown, concerning women's issues, in particular suffrage and temperance.

Arrangement
Arrangement The collection is divided into three series:


Added entries

Subjects
  • Pennsylvania -- Quakers
  • Quaker women
  • Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Montgomery County
  • Quakers -- Social service
  • Thomas family
Additional Authors and Contributors
  • Montgomery County Suffrage Association
  • Thomas, Ellen L., 1853-1925
Credits
Processed by: FHL staff
Date: 2000
Restrictions: Use Restrictions Copyright has not been assigned to Friends Historical Library All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in to the Director. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Friends Historical Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by reader.


Inventory

DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE RECORDS
Notes
Note to Researchers: To request materials, please note both the location and box numbers shown below:

Ser. 1: Business papers, n.d.

Legacies of Hart Grandom for charitable papers Box 1

Ser. 2 Manuscripts, 1906-1919, n.d.
Arranged alphabetically by subject.


Anthony, Susan B., "Childhood". Author unknown Box 1

Anthony, Susan B., "School Life". Author unknown Box 1

Anthony, Susan B., "Her Last Convention" A. unknown 2/14/1919 Box 1

Anthony, Susan B., 86th birthday celebration, last illness and death. Author unknown. 2/15/1906 Box 1

Description of trip to Delaware Water Gap. Author unknown Box 1

"Do as you would be done by" Author unknown Box 1

Federation of Women's Clubs, report of annual meeting, Williamsport 10/15/1912-10/18/1912 Box 1

Friends, Society of, Conference, Cape May, notes on religious side of conference. Author unknown Box 1

Friends, Society of, topics of interest to. Author unknown Box 1

Madison, Dorothy (Dolly) Payne, life. Author unknown Box 1

New Year. Author unknown Box 1

Shaw, Dr. Anna Howard, sketch of her life. Author unknown Box 1

Women's Christian Temperance Union
Report of Supt. of Committee on Citizenship, Montgomery County W.C.T.U., Ellen L Thomas, at annual convention.
Box 1

Women's Suffrage Movement, "President's Address" 5/15/1909 Box 1

Incomplete manuscript regarding organization of Suffrage movement. Box 1

Ser. 3. Memorabilia, ca. 1867-1923

Piece book, Ellie L. Thomas ca. 1867 Box 1

Copy book, Ellen L. Thomas ca. 1890s Box 1

Scrapbook, M.E. Bartlett Box 1

Clipping, "Frank P Willits is Chosen as Secretary of Agriculture" Chambersburg, Pa. 2/1923 Box 1