More about our Publications
Meetinghouse - our newsletter.
Canadian Journal of Quaker History - our annual "Journal"
Newsletters from 1972 to 2005
|Who are the Quakers?
Are you seeking a brief, concise summary of the origins and principles of the Quakers? Would you like a quick backgrounder in their beliefs and practices, migration to North America and their lasting contributions to World Peace? Click here to review 8 images of lively and informative display panels specifically designed to provide you a solid understanding of Quaker fundamentals in only a few minutes. The short sequence of images and text has been developed by members of the Eastern Shore Allowed Meeting based in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, for public display at the Dartmouth Quaker Whalers House Museum. By special permission of the holders of copyrighted graphics included in the following images CFHA is able to make this high-quality presentation available to viewers of our website. Please enjoy the images.
Quaker meetings and non-profit historical organizations, including archives, museums and libraries, may inquire about loaning a traveling set of the full-size panels. Any viewers who wish additional information or who wish to comment on the panel content please contact email@example.com.
More Event details
Use this guide to our Transcriptions
- Our 2017 CFHA AGM and Conference is scheduled for the 23rd of the 9th month (September) this fall in Guelph at Hope House. Details will follow soon.
- "The Best Man for Settling New Country" - The Journal of Timothy Rogers, edited by Christopher Densmore and Albert Schrauwers, 2000
- Faith, Friends and Fragmentation - Essays on the Nineteenth Century Quakerism in Canada, edited by Albert Schrauwers, 1995
- The Orthodox Friends Burying Ground, Yonge Street, Newmarket, ON, David L. Newlands, 1983
Family History Project
The Canadian Quaker
Family History Project seeks to document the lives and experiences of
the thousands of descendants of Quaker settlers from the 18th century
onwards. A Testimonial, suitable for framing, has been created to celebrate Quaker ancestors. More information soon.
Built Heritage and Register
which refers to a project to create a register of meeting houses (surviving or otherwise) and significant other
buildings and locations that have a Quaker history.
The objective of the Quaker Register is to document, recognize, and if possible preserve, Quaker built heritage in
Additional postings concerning the above two projects are pending upgraded
website capability. For additional information please contact the CFHA