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Quaker artifacts on display. Quaker artifacts on display in the Sharpless Gallery of Magill Library. Photo: Brad Larrison.

Who Killed Sarah Stout?

Who Killed Sarah Stout? Last Day: September 20, 2013 Sharpless Gallery An interactive exhibit which asks visitors to play detective to solve a 1699 murder mystery using holdings from Haverford’s Special Collections. Details »

Walter Hjelt Sullivan '82 in the Quaker Collection in Magill Library with a banner picturing famous Quaker Rufus Jones behind him. Walter Hjelt Sullivan '82 in the Quaker Collection in Magill Library with a banner picturing famous Quaker Rufus Jones behind him.

Quaker Connector

Founded by Quakers in 1833 but now nonsectarian, Haverford remains true to its formative spirit through the programs overseen by Quaker Affairs. Today the office runs the Friend in Residence program, supports the student-run QuaC (Quaker Community) group, and leads … Continue reading

Elkinton Family Letters Quaker & Special Collections received a collection of more than 5,000 letters, photographs and documents, which capture more than 100 years of Quaker history, from Rev. Dr. Theodora Elkinton Waring

Elkinton Family Letters

Haverford’s Quaker Collection spans the history of the Society of Friends from 17th-century Britain to the present day in many parts of the world, with emphasis on Quakerism as lived and practiced in the eastern United States and antecedent American … Continue reading

Quaker artifacts on display. Quaker artifacts on display in the Sharpless Gallery of Magill Library. Photo: Brad Larrison.

Who Killed Sarah Stout?

Who Killed Sarah Stout? February 28–September 20, 2013 Sharpless Gallery An interactive exhibit which asks visitors to play detective to solve a 1699 murder mystery using holdings from Haverford’s Special Collections. Details »

Peter Toscano On Friday, April 5, Friend in Residence Peterson Toscano (right) will perform "Transfigurations" in Stokes Auditorium. Photo: Brad Larrison.

Friend in Residence

The Friend in Residence program brings gifted and experienced Quakers to campus for extended interactions with students, staff, faculty and the community to stimulate reflection on the connections between academic pursuits and “letting one’s life speak.”

Elkinton Family Letters Quaker & Special Collections received a collection of more than 5,000 letters, photographs and documents, which capture more than 100 years of Quaker history, from Rev. Dr. Theodora Elkinton Waring

Elkinton Family Letters

Haverford’s Quaker Collection spans the history of the Society of Friends from 17th-century Britain to the present day in many parts of the world, with emphasis on Quakerism as lived and practiced in the eastern United States and antecedent American … Continue reading

Each fall the Quaker Affairs Office sponsors a visit to Snipes Farm for a day of community building. Each fall the Quaker Affairs Office sponsors a visit to Snipes Farm for a day of community building.

Snipes Farm

Student Activities “Building community through sweet potato harvest at Snipes Farm, an absolutely wonderful, knee-dirtying, spirit-filling, friendship-forming element of QuaC’s fall semester retreat!” – Annie Boggess ’12 Read one student’s reflection on the retreat.

Elkinton Family Letters Quaker & Special Collections received a collection of more than 5,000 letters, photographs and documents, which capture more than 100 years of Quaker history, from Rev. Dr. Theodora Elkinton Waring

Elkinton Family Letters

Haverford’s Quaker Collection spans the history of the Society of Friends from 17th-century Britain to the present day in many parts of the world, with emphasis on Quakerism as lived and practiced in the eastern United States and antecedent American … Continue reading

Each fall the Quaker Affairs Office sponsors a visit to Snipes Farm for a day of community building. Each fall the Quaker Affairs Office sponsors a visit to Snipes Farm for a day of community building.

Snipes Farm

STUDENT ACTIVITIES “Building community through sweet potato harvest at Snipes Farm, an absolutely wonderful, knee-dirtying, spirit-filling, friendship-forming element of QuaC’s fall semester retreat!” – Annie Boggess ’12 Read one student’s reflection on the retreat.