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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Letter from Annette Cope, Baveno, Italy,  to Lilly, 1878 June 30
Financial record of Thomas P. Cope, 1837 February 14
1850 October 3, Woodbourne, to Dear Brother, Philadelphia
Letter from the Charles Warner Company to Thomas P. Cope Jr., 1903 August 21
1906 September 9, Jamestown, R.I., to Dear mother
Letter from Rachel Cope Evans to her sister, presumably Elizabeth Stewardson Cope, 1936 July 27
1904 September 1, North East Harbor, to Dear Rachel
1834 February 28, Philadelphia, to Alfred Cope
1860 December 1, A., to Chellie
1843 August 17, Philadelphia, to Dear Mother
1896 September 16, Lake Placid, to My very dear Mother
1891 June 22, Woodbourne, to My Dear Wife
1906 February 14, Hotel Suisse, Via Veneto, Rome, to Dear Cousin Anna
1893 October 28, Woodbourne, to My Dear Wife
Financial record of Thomas P. Cope, 1835 July 11
1841 April 30, Woodbourne, to my dear Brother, [Philadelphia]
1836 October 20, Hav. College, to Mother, Philadelphia
1893 October 29, Woodbourne, to dear Carrie
1889 March 4, Asheville, to Grandpa & Grandma