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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1888 August 01, Philadelphia, to Dearest Chellie
1907 January 24, Awbury, to My dear cousins Carrie & Annette
1911 June 29, to Alg
1879 August 20, Montrose, to Mother
Letter to the Cope Brothers, 1860 November 10
Letter from the Charles Warner Company to Thomas P. Cope Jr., 1900 June 26
Verses compose on Ann Rose's birthday by Jonathan Mann, 1802 January 17
1910 December 17, to Dearest Mother
Letter from M. Carpenter to Thomas P. Cope, 1830 May 21
1905 August 6th, Woodbourne, to Dearest Rachel
1874 August 3, Sweet Chalybeate Springs, to Mother, Philadelphia
One year with Thee, 1872 April 24
1893 August 28, Awbury, to My Dear Wife
1890 August 17, Woodbourne, to Grandma
1858 August, to My dear Annie
1829 July 13, Woodbourne, to Brother, Philadelphia
1862 June 26, Mauch Chunk, to Wife
1893 September 20, Awbury, to My Dear Wife
1834 January 31, Philada, to Brother