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
1875 September 19, Zermattt, to Lond(?)
Statement of Partial Loss from Henry and Alfred Cope, 1857 July 20
1882 September 2, Newport, to My very dear husband, Awbury
Incomplete diary of Thomas Pim Cope, 1800 August 31 to September 27
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
1897 September 11, Awbury, to My Dear Wife
Letter from Anne T. Evans and Joseph M. Evans to Anna R. Evans, 1961 August 14
Letter from Joseph Morris Evans to Anna Rhoads Evans, 1945 May 2
1841 December 27, Woodbourne, to Dear Brother, Philadelphia
1887 October 5, Philadelphia, to My dearest wife
1907 January 7, Awbury, Germantown, Pa., to My dearest Aunt Sue
1860 October 4, Newport, to Dear Frank
1832 November 30, Philadelphia, to Mother
1889 August 5, Magnolia, to Frankie
1865 October 16, Newport, to Lilly and Chelly