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.

Collection Guides for HC.MC-1170 Cope Evans Family papers and HC.MC-1242 Cope Evans Family papers


Browsing as Anonymous (not verified)
5077 items [showing 5,061 - 5,077]


1858, to Rachel R. Cope, Jr., School Lane, Germantown
Wrapper for marriage certificates of Francis R. Cope and Anna S. Brown (December 16th 1847), and John Head and Elizabeth Hastings (November 11th 1759)
From marriage certificate of John Head and Elizabeth Hastings, 1759
Wrapper for marriage certificate of Thomas Evans and Catharine Wistar, 6 month 4th 1834
1858 October 4, Awbury, to Rachel R. Cope Jr
Wrapper for marriage certificate of Jeremiah Brown and Elizabeth Stewardson, March 22nd 1821
Wrapper for marriage certificate of Henry Cope and  Rachel Reeve, December 24th 1818
1898 November 8, Woodbourne, to dear Cousin Clementine
Letter from Mary Anna Cope to Caroline Elizabeth Cope on her 14th birthday, 1854 c. July 28
Verses & Voices of Woodbourne
Thomas P. Cope
Thomas P. Cope Sr.
1848 January 1, to Henry Cope
Record of a payment made, potentially to the American Family Home in Paris, 1880
Letter from Joseph M. Evans to Anna R. Evans, 1962 July 27
Letter from Annette Cope, Cannes, France, to Lilly, January 19