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Friends Social Lyceum (Wilmington, De.)

Identifier: SFHL-RG4-071

Scope and Contents

The collection contains two volumes of minutes, 1872-1882, of the Friends Social Lyceum (Wilmington, De), a Quaker social and study group.


  • 1872-1882


Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Collection is open for research. Materials are extremely fragile

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 Lyceum, a Quaker social and study group, was established by 1872 in Wilmington, Delaware. Members met regularly to present papers and entertainment and discuss topics of mutual interest.


0.21 Linear Feet (1 box)




Friends Social Lyceum, a Quaker social and study group, was established by 1872 in Wilmington, Delaware. This collection contains the minutes, 1872-1881, in two bound volumes.

Physical Location

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donor: Wilmington Monthly Meeting

The collection was included in the deposit of records of Wilmington Monthly Meeting.

Processing Information

Removed from meeting records of Wilmington Monthly Meeting and catalogued separately into Record Group 4.
An Inventory of the Friends Social Lyceum (Wilmington, De.) Minutes, 1872-1882
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