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    • Essays [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

    • 1900-1930
    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains a collection of essays written by Mary. Essay topics and titles include "This Alarm Over the Danger of Knowledge"(1927)""Know Thyself," home landscaping, the Central Carolina Fair, and Easter (1911). The notebook is titled...
    • Geneology 2 [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

    • 1886-1929
    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains a copy of the Friends' Intelligencer and Journal, dated Second Month, 1895. The folder also contains multiple handwritten essays (authors not listed) focusing on Mendenhall family history. A document sent by Alice B. Hazard to...
    • Letters to the editor of the Charlotte Observer [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

    • 1903-1904
    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains essays sent by Mary to the editor of the Charlotte Observer. Topics include the importance of educating girls,"The Rich Young Ruler"(1903), women's preaching, and Booker T Washington (1903). Many of these essays were written in...
    • Geneology-Guilford Collegian [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

    • 1893
    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains two copies of the Guilford Collegian -- Vol. VI, no. 4 (November 1893) and Vol. VI, no. 5 (December 1893). The first few pages of both Collegians are marked with hand-written notes in the margins -- the handwriting appears to...
    • Elders [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

    • Undated
    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains several drafts of essays by Mary Mendenhall Hobbs on the topic of elders in a Quaker context. Titles include "Eldership" and "The function of the elder." The essays are handwritten and undated.
    • Biographical--Perisho, E. C.--ca. 1940 [Ellwood C. Perisho papers]

    • 1940
    • MS323 Ellwood C. Perisho Papers
    • Handwritten and typed biographical essays on Ellwood C. Perisho. One titled "They Form a College" is about the work he did in the formation of Guilford College. Others describe his work for college before his death.
    • Biographies A-L [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

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    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains handwritten biographical essays written by Mary on the lives and work of Braxton Craven, Mary E. Carttand, Elizabeth Fry, David Hodgins, Francis L King, and Eliza Kirkbride. It also contains a typed message in honor of Eula...
    • Biographies M-Z [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

    • 1925 (before)
    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains biographical essays on Hannah W Osborne, Ezra Meader, Hannah Reynolds, Jonathan Worth, and Rhoda M Worth. It also contains a typed essay of rememberance in honor of Rodema White. The essay on Rhoda M Worth is written on the...
    • Literary Papers A-H [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

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    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains a variety of undated essays on literary subjects written by Mary Mendenhall Hobbs. Titles and topics include:"The House of Mirth," Greek lyric poetry,"A Study in Celtic History,""The Elegy," the relationship between Robert and...
    • Literary Papers-I-Z [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

    • Undated
    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains a variety of undated essays on literary subjects written by Mary Mendenhall Hobbs. Titles and topics include the Iliad, King Arthur and the Holy Grail, the "Land of Homer," Macbeth, Shakespeare's life, Elizabethan England, and...
    • Religious Papers [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

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    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains a variety of undated essays by Mary Mendenhall Hobbs. Titles and topics include immortality, spiritual growth, "The Fatherhood of God," forgiveness, "The King's Highway,"Love and Unity," sabbath customs, and "Whom Shall We...
    • Five Years Meeting [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

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    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains several essays relating to the work and business of Five Years Meeting (an association of Yearly Meetings which eventually became Friends United Meeting in the mid-20th century). One of the documents in this folder appears to...
    • Ministry [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

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    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains several handwritten, undated essays by Mary Mendenhall Hobbs on the topic of Quaker ministry. The folder also contains a Keystone Composition notebook titled "The Ministry."
    • North Carolina Yearly Meeting [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

    • 1911
    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains essays by Mary Mendenhall Hobbs on the topic of Quaker education in North Carolina. One essay, dated 1911, is directed at the members of the Committee on Education and stresses the importance of improving school facilities and...
    • Quakerism [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

    • 1904
    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains a variety of undated essays pertaining to Quakerism, written by Mary Mendenhall Hobbs. Titles include "Present Day Testimony against Worldliness" (1904)"Friends of the 30s" (Quaker activity in the 1830s), and "Friends in...
    • Religious Education [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

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    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains undated essays written by Mary Mendenhall Hobbs on the topic of religious education in a Quaker context. Titles include "The Opportunities of the Sabbath School,""Sabbath School and the Home,""The Ideal School," and "Religious...
    • War & Peace [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

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    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains essays related to topics of war and peace. Topics include conscientious objection and Friends' involvement with war. This folder also includes a short essay on WWI, written on Hotel Sir Walter stationary (Raleigh, NC). The...
    • [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

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    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains three essays and notes by Mary Mendenhall Hobbs about the industrial schools, particularly about the girls in the schools.
    • Talks With Young Men [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

    • n.d
    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This folder contains a variety of Mary Mendenhall Hobbs' essays and lectures addressed to young men. Titles include "Young Manhood from a Woman's Perspective -- the Glory of a Young Man in His Strength" and "The Heart of Temperance." Most of the...
    • Notebook 09 [Mary Mendenhall Hobbs papers]

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    • MS223 Mary Mendenhall Hobbs Papers, 1888-1930
    • This composition notebook's cover is marked "Seraph" and contains essays on the topic of pastoral care.

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