Cope Evans Family Papers


The Cope Evans Family Papers contain the letters of the closely related Quaker families of Cope and Evans who lived in Germantown, Pennsylvania.  The materials  in the collection were created between 1730-2009. Letters  discuss family, friends and home life, and reflect the social environment of these Quaker families.  Other topics to be found within the letters include Philadelphia history, Haverford history, travels in Europe, education, illness and death, and discussions of national events such as the Civil War, Reconstruction, and the assassinations of Presidents Lincoln and McKinley.  They are a rich source of information on a large number of topics.

Collection Guides for HC.MC-1170 Cope Evans Family papers and HC.MC-1242 Cope Evans Family papers


Searching as Anonymous (not verified)
349 items [showing 1 - 20]


1832 November 30, Philadelphia, to Mother
Financial record of Thomas P. Cope, 1837 February 14
1834 February 28, Philadelphia, to Alfred Cope
Financial record of Thomas P. Cope, 1835 July 11
1836 October 20, Hav. College, to Mother, Philadelphia
1835, August, 1, Philadelphia, Dear Franky, Haverford School
1835 November 3, Haverford, to Dear Father, Philadelphia
1838 November 6, Haverford, to Mother, Philadelphia
Letter from C. F. Bagge to Thomas P. Cope, 1833 July 22
Exchange paid to Henry and Alfred Cope by Loring & Co., 1835 July 13
Letter to Thomas P. Cope, 1834 February 24
Bill for Thomas P. Cope from James London, 1834
1837 June 30, Haverford, to Dear Father, Philadelphia
1834 January 31, Philada, to Brother
1840 June 2, Woodbourne, to Dear Brother, Philadelphia
1836 February 7, Haverford, to Dear Mother, Philadelphia
Letter from Alfred Cope to Henry Cope, 1836 June 14
1833 November 7, Philadelphia, to William Forster
1833 December 22, Bloomsdale, to Wm. D. Cope
1835 September 15, Woodbourne, to Dear Brother, Philadelphia