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.

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Letter from Sn. and Bill to Joseph Morris Evans and Anne Tall Evans, 1988 July 18
Letter from Joseph Morris Evans to Theodore H. Morris, 1984 January 19
Foulkeways Bulletin, 1983 April
Letter from Sylvia Evans Taylor to Joseph Morris Evans, 1989 May 19
Letter from "Peg" to Joseph Morris Evans, 1989 March 3
Letter from Emily C. Johnson to Joseph Morris Evans, 1983 February 7
Letter from Francis Cope Evans to Joseph Morris Evans, 1989 January 25
Letter from Philip Chadwick Foster Smith to Alan L. Emlen, 1983 March 16
Photograph of a man and woman and child, 1985 November
Letter from Stacy B.C. Wood Jr. to Joseph Morris Evans, 1987 March 10
Letter from Joseph Morris Evans to Ernest Mervyn Evans, 1989 February 16
List of letters written by Edward Wyatt Evans, 1989 January 26
Letter from Nathaniel H. Evans to Joseph Morris Evans, 1989 October 31
Chronology of Cope Ships, 1990 April 11
Letter from Joseph Morris Evans to Jill, 1989 June 15