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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Photograph of Hannah, Melissa, Rachel, Jeremy, and Joe
1870 April 27, Philadelphia, to order of Hannah B. Evans, Check
1863 April 8, Aubury, to my family
Photograph of family home in its 'early, bare days'
Letter from Francis R. Cope to Thomas P. Cope, 1858 August 18
1885 December 18, Philadelphia, to Dear Mrs. Cope
Taxes of Thomas P. Cope Jr., 1895 July 02
1887 July 16, Philadelphia, to My own dear wife
1835, August, 1, Philadelphia, Dear Franky, Haverford School
Letter from Hannah Bacon Evans to Rachel Cope Evans, 1936 July 15
Search for unpaid taxes in the names of John Tearney, Samuel and Ann Jackson, and Catharine Dredger, 1847 November 10
1867 August 16, Newport, to My dear husband
1835 November 3, Haverford, to Dear Father, Philadelphia
1885 August 16, Meadow Farm, to brother
1880 April 8, Awbury, to Grandma, Atlantic City
1911 September 16, Awbury, to Grandma
1867 August 4, Newport, to My dear Frank
1907 May 1, Awbury, to My truly loved Cousin
1904 June 7, Aberfoyle, to Dear Cousin Anna
1876 August 13, Philadelphia, to Dear Anna