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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1907 September 6, Jamestown, to Dearest Mother
Letter from Anne T. Evans and Joseph M. Evans to Anna R. Evans, 1957 August 28
Diary of Annette Cope, 1894 June to 1903 May
Photograph of Cope Family
1901 June 14, Montgomery County, to Jonathan and Rachel
1897 July 11, Woodbourne, to Aunts
Letter from the Charles Warner Company to Thomas P. Cope Jr., 1901 July 1
Letter to Thomas P. Cope, 1834 February 24
Letter from Dupont de Demours & Co. to the Cope Brothers, 1858 July 13
1869 August 29, Cape May, to Rachel, Philadelphia
1906 April 22, Philadelphia, to Mrs. Evans
1909 November 9, Radnor, to Cousin Anna
1889 March 8, Washington, D.C., to Francis R. Cope Esq, Philadelphia Pa
1886 July 8, Auburn, to Dear Lilly
1885 July 31, Atlantic City, to My dearest husband
Photograph of Catharine W. Evans
1910 August 2, Jamestown, to My beloved Mother
1841 February 15, Woodbourne, to Dear Brother, Philadelphia