The Religious Society of Friends began as a movement in England in the mid
17th century in Lancashire. Members are informally known as Quakers, as they ...
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Historical Quaker Meetinghouses. Some of these are still active meetinghouses;
some not. All are much, much older than the Internet. Burlington (NJ) Meeting ...
The largest category of collections in Friends Historical Library is that of Personal
and Family Papers. These materials include correspondence, journals and ...
Published semi-annually in the Fall and Spring, Quaker History consists of
illuminating articles on Quaker contributions to issues such as social justice,
Quakers in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. ... U.S. History ..... The Quakers of
Penn's colony, like their counterparts across the Delaware River in New Jersey, ...
Jul 4, 2005 ... About half of the early Quaker leaders came from this event. .... His central
academic interests were in Quaker history, mysticism, and devotion.
Dec 28, 2002 ... The Friends Church was begun a little over three hundred years ago (1647 to be
exact). George Fox, the founder, went to church with his ...
A century after William Penn opened his colony to settlers of all faiths, Samuel
McPherson Janney chronicled the history of Quakers in Pennsylvania,
Quaker History. How did the Quaker movement begin? Why are you called “
Quakers”? Are Quakers the same as the Amish? As Shakers? Do Quakers own ...