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Number of collections: 1
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Institution: Haverford College
Creator: Maier, William Morris, 1909-1982.
Title: William Morris Maier papers.
Dates: 1899-1978 (bulk 1950-1978)
Extent: 10.25 linear feet
Language: Materials in English.
Biographical or Historical Note: William Morris Maier (1909-1982) was a Haverford College alumnus, class of 1931. He served on the Haverford College Board of Managers and as Treasurer of the Haverford College Corporation. He was a member of the Haverford Monthly Meeting.
Scope and Content Note: This is a collection of financial records, correspondence, meeting minutes, and printed materials related to Quaker and philanthropic concerns with which William Morris Maier was involved. These include the Friends Freedmen's Association, Ludwick Institute, Friends Fiduciary Corporation, the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (including the Representative Meeting), the Richard Humphreys Foundation, University Settlements, Cheyney State College, and the Emlen Institute.
Personal and Corporate Names: Emlen Institution for the Benefit of Children of African and Indian Descent (Philadelphia, Pa.) / Friends Fiduciary Corporation. / Ludwick Institute (Philadelphia, Pa.) / Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. / Richard Humphreys Foundation. /
Subjects: Quakers--Charities. /
Genres: Correspondence. / Financial records. / Minutes. /
Themes: Philanthropy /
Related collections: Haverford College: Emlen Institution records, Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends records; Friends Historical Library: Friends Freedmen's Association records, Richard Humphreys Foundation records, Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends records; Historical Society of Pennsylvania: Ludwick Institute records.
The collection is open for research. Please contact Diana Franzusoff Peterson, Manuscripts Librarian & College Archivist, firstname.lastname@example.org, with questions or to access the collection.
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