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Griscom Hall Association

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-041
The collection contains correspondence, reports, a history of the Hall and the Association, and other related papers.

Dates

  • 1907-1961

Creator

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Collection is open for research.

Copyright and Rights Information

Copyright has not been assigned to Friends Historical Library All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in to the Director. Permission for publication is given on behalf Friends Historical Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by reader.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (1 box)

Overview

Griscom Hall Association was a Quaker organization which established and ran Griscom Hall, a summer recreational facility for young Quakers in Buck Hill Falls, Pennsylvania. The collection contains correspondence, reports, a history of the Hall and the Association, and other related papers.

Biographical / Historical

Griscom Hall Association was a Quaker organization which established and ran Griscom Hall, a summer recreational facility for young Quakers in Buck Hill Falls, Pennsylvania.

Arrangement

The collection is organized into 4 series. The series are:
  1. Reports
  2. Correspondence
  3. Legal Papers
  4. Memorabilia
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Physical Location

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of William C. Coles, Jr., 1969

Gift of Esther P. Zerega, 1973

Creator

Title
An Inventory of the Griscom Hall Association Records, 1907-1961
Author
FHL staff
Date
2001
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English
Sponsor
Encoding made possible by a grant by the Gladys Kriebel Delmas Foundation to the Philadelphia Consortium of Special Collections Libraries

Revision Statements

  • 2016: This electronic finding aid was updated in Summer 2016 by Abdulrezak Kemal in preparation for importing into ArchivesSpace, to conform to current markup standards and the ArchivesSpace data model.

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