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Milcah Martha Moore Fund records

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-09-017

Scope and Contents

This collection contains one volume of minutes (1866 - 1882) from the Trustees of the Milcah Martha Moore Fund. The minutes consist of treasurer reports, and decisions about use of the funds.

Dates

  • 1866-1882

Creator

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17).

Historical Note

The Milcah Martha Moore Fund, often referred to as the M.M. Moore Fund, was established in 1827 after the death of Moore, who wanted to fund education for underserved and impoverished young Quaker women from her community of Montgomery County, PA. The fund was created under the Gwynedd Monthly Meeting with eight hundred dollars from Moore's estate.

Extent

0.09 Linear Feet

Language

English

Acquisition

Unknown.

Related Material

  • MC 955
  • Gwynedd Monthly Meeting "Trustees of Milcah Martha Moore's Fund for Schooling of Poor Girls Account book 1831-1886" at Friends Historical Library at Swarthmore College

Processing Information

Processed by Mary A. Crauderueff; completed November 2015.
Title
Milcah Martha Moore Fund records, 1866-1882
Author
Mary A. Crauderueff
Date
November 2015
Description rules
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Script of description
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