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
1897 September 11, Awbury, to My Dear Wife
1867 August 16, Newport, to My dear husband
1867 August 4, Newport, to My dear Frank
1876 August 13, Philadelphia, to Dear Anna
1897 January 4, Saranac, to Dear Father
1897 July 8, Awbury, to My Dear Wife
1879 August 31, Montrose, to Mother
1876 July 29, Philadelphia, to Dear Anna
1892 July 3, Awbury, My Dear Wife
1887 June 22, Philadelphia, to My own dear wife
1888 July 29, Awbury, to My dear Rachel
1868 August 30, Awbury, to My dear Frank
1899 August 7, Woodbourne, to My dear Chellie
1879 August 20, Montrose, to Mother
1894 July 12, Awbury, to My Dear Wife
1907 July 4, Awbury, to My dear Lillie
1883 July 28, Philadelphia, to wife
1897 July 29, Awbury, to My Dear Wife
1887 September 28, Philadelphia, to My dear wife