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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1882 September 2, Newport, to My very dear husband, Awbury
1900 August 1, Philadelphia, to Dear Rachel
1882 September 4, Newport, to My very dear husband, Awbury
1887 September 12, Philadelphia, to My dear Rachel
1887 July 23, Philadelphia, to Dearest Rachel
1887 October 5, Philadelphia, to My dearest wife
1907 January 7, Awbury, Germantown, Pa., to My dearest Aunt Sue
1865 October 16, Newport, to Lilly and Chelly
Letter from Rachel Cope Evans to her sister, presumably Elizabeth Stewardson Cope, 1936 July 27
1904 September 1, North East Harbor, to Dear Rachel
1860 December 1, A., to Chellie
1896 September 16, Lake Placid, to My very dear Mother
1887 July 16, Philadelphia, to My own dear wife
Letter from Hannah Bacon Evans to Rachel Cope Evans, 1936 July 15
1880 April 8, Awbury, to Grandma, Atlantic City
1907 May 1, Awbury, to My truly loved Cousin
Letter from Francis Algernon Evans to Rachel R. Cope Evans, 1921 September 1
Letter from Rachel R. Cope Evans to Anna S. Brown Cope, 1914 February 7
1869, to My dear sister Anna & Lily & Chellie
1862 August 24, Awbury, to My dear children