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Quaker Activist and Scholar: Henry Cadbury (1883-1974)  Pacifist. Historian. Biblical scholar. Social activist. Helped found the American Friends Service Committee in 1917. Cadbury was an "advocate for Quakerism without mysticism, unity based on love rather than dogma, beliefs as collateral effects rather than sources of action, ethical living as religion, and the possibility of life as spontaneous response to passing situations." Buried in the Friends Southwestern Burial Ground, Upper…

Quaker Activist and Scholar: Henry Cadbury (1883-1974) Pacifist. Historian. Biblical scholar. Social activist. Helped found the American Friends Service Committee in 1917. Cadbury was an "advocate for Quakerism without mysticism, unity based on love rather than dogma, beliefs as collateral effects rather than sources of action, ethical living as religion, and the possibility of life as spontaneous response to passing situations." Buried in the Friends Southwestern Burial Ground, Upper…

Northampton, Ma.- outside their Quaker meeting house (photo by Shawne Cooper)

Northampton, Ma.- outside their Quaker meeting house (photo by Shawne Cooper)

Quakers- For More Info:   http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quakers

Quakers- For More Info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quakers

Cornelia Hancock, a young Quaker from New Jersey, was one of the first nurses to arrive at Gettysburg. She served as a nurse through the rest of the war, also caring for former slaves seeking refuge in Washington, DC.

Cornelia Hancock, a young Quaker from New Jersey, was one of the first nurses to arrive at Gettysburg. She served as a nurse through the rest of the war, also caring for former slaves seeking refuge in Washington, DC.

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