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Archives & Manuscripts

Friends Social Union (Philadelphia, Pa.)

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-039

Scope and Contents

Minute books, bylaws, committee, treasurer, and membership reports, programs, menus, and other records.

Dates

  • 1924-1978
  • 1924-1978

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.

Biographical / Historical

Friends Social Union was founded in 1924 in Philadelphia, Pa., as a social club for Quaker men. In 1976 the by-laws were amended to include women as members. The records include by-laws, minutes, and miscellaneous, 1924-1978.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language

English

Overview

Friends Social Union was founded in 1924 in Philadelphia, Pa., as a social club for Quaker men. In 1976 the by-laws were amended to include women as members. The records include by-laws, minutes, and miscellaneous, 1924-1978.

Arrangement

The collection is organized into 4 series. The series are:
  1. By-Laws
  2. Minutes and other records.
  3. Programs
  4. Correspondence
For current information on the location of materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Physical Location

For current information on the location of materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of James Frorer, 1960

Gift of H. Mather Lippincott, 2000
Title
An Inventory of the Friends Social Union (Philadelphia, Pa.) Records, 1924-1978
Author
FHL staff
Date
2000
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English
Sponsor
Encoding made possible by a grant by the Gladys Kriebel Delmas Foundation to the Philadelphia Consortium of Special Collections Libraries

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