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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1893 July 20, Awbury, to My Dear Wife, Conanicut
1887 September 12, Philadelphia, to My dear Rachel
1887 October 5, Philadelphia, to My dearest wife
1891 June 22, Woodbourne, to My Dear Wife
1887 July 16, Philadelphia, to My own dear wife
1867 August 4, Newport, to My dear Frank
1876 August 13, Philadelphia, to Dear Anna
1829 August 29, New York, to children
1897 July 8, Awbury, to My Dear Wife
1892 July 3, Awbury, My Dear Wife
1873 August 1, Awbury, to brother & sister
1888 July 29, Awbury, to My dear Rachel
1866 July 27, Aubury, to Dear Chelly
1888 August 01, Philadelphia, to Dearest Chellie
1907 August 23, Jamestown, to My dearest Mother
1846 June 28, Geneva N.Y., to Dear Mother, Philadelphia
1896 July 10, Philadelphia, to My Dear Wife
1887 August 25, Philadelphia, to My dear wife
1873 August 17, Mt. Desert, to Anna