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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1806 August 23, Bradford, to Parents
1869, to My dear sister Anna & Lily & Chellie
1860 February 23, Woodbourne, [to Dear Brother], Philadelphia
1878[?], To My dear Sister
Letter from C. F. Bagge to Thomas P. Cope, 1833 July 22
Letter from Anne T. Evans and Joseph M. Evans to Anna R. Evans, 1959 August 24
1862 August 24, Awbury, to My dear children
Sale of land from John Blakey to Cyrus Avery, Joel Rogers, and Samuel Yost, 1820 November 8
1892 July 3, Awbury, My Dear Wife
1887 June 22, Philadelphia, to My own dear wife
1812 May 21, Wilmington, to Wm. D Cope, New Garden
1873 August 1, Awbury, to brother & sister
1888 July 29, Awbury, to My dear Rachel
1868 August 30, Awbury, to My dear Frank
Letter from Joseph Waln Stokes to Francis Stokes, 1862 March 15
Letter from Rachel Cope Evans to Elizabeth Stewardson Cope, 1935 April 25
1809 June 8, Baltimore, to Brother
1860 October (?), to dear Nancy
Exchange paid to Henry and Alfred Cope by Loring & Co., 1835 July 13