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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1887 July 16, Philadelphia, to My own dear wife
1876 August 13, Philadelphia, to Dear Anna
1897 January 4, Saranac, to Dear Father
1888 July 29, Awbury, to My dear Rachel
1885 August 26, Philadelphia, to My darling wife
1886 July 29, Philadelphia, to My dear wife
1906, March 20, Camden, S.C., to My dearest husband
1907 August 22, Awbury, to My dear Lillie, Asticou
1886 February 25, Philadelphia, to My dear mother
1907 May 25, Ann Arbor, to Dearest Mutter
1896 August 21, Birchcliffe, to My dear Netty
1899 July 26, Mossgiel, to My dear sister
1869 October 14, Philadelphia, to My Dear Anna, Newport
1851 March 31, Woodbourne, to Dear Brother, Philadelphia
1888 August 6, Awbury, to Dear Wife
1835 December 26, Penn College, to Dear Father, 102 South 4th St, Philadelphia
1897 January 14, Saranac Lake, to Dear Aunt Sue
1885 August 22, Philadelphia, [to Rachel R.C. Evans]
1897 January 10, Saranac Lake, to Dear Father
1901 February 20, Awbury, to My dear cousins