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 Rachel R. Cope Evans to Elizabeth S. Cope, 1925 November 11
Bill for Thomas P. Cope from James London, 1834
Taxes of Thomas P. Cope Jr., 1904 June 21
1896 August 3, Philadelphia, to Frank
1889 July 23, Dear Little Nibble
Philadelphia, Inventory of Estate of Thomas Evans, Deceased
1887 August 19, Philadelphia, to My dear wife
1866 July 27, Aubury, to Dear Chelly
Letter from William Rawls, 1818 June 26
1885 August 1, Philada, to Lillie
1862 August 31 (?), Connymeade, to Dearest cousin S
Letter from B. Henry Latrobe to Mr. Poulson, 1801 November 1
1909 June 20, North East Harbor, to Dear Jonathan, Conanicut
1837 June 30, Haverford, to Dear Father, Philadelphia
Newspaper article
August 19, to Chellie
Photograph of "Fellsworth," Overbrook, PA
1891 August 4, Woodbourne, to Grandma
1876 April 9, Awbury, to Lilly
1899 August 7, Woodbourne, to My dear Chellie