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Archives & Manuscripts

The Temperance Association of Friends of Media (Media, Pa.) Records

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-063

Scope and Contents

The records include the constitution, minutes, financial records, correspondence, and related papers.

Dates

  • 1883-1909

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

The Temperance Association of Friends of Media was a Quaker temperance association in Media, Pennsylvania, established in 1883.

Extent

0.42 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language

English

Overview

The Temperance Association of Friends of Media was a Quaker temperance association in Media, Pennsylvania, established in 1883. The records include the constitution, minutes, financial records, correspondence, and related papers.

Arrangement

The collection is divided into ten series:
  1. Constitution and structure
  2. Annual reports
  3. Minutes
  4. Correspondence (1895-1903)
  5. Financial papers
  6. Committee papers
  7. Resolutions (Includes resolutions by the Media and Providence Prohibition Society, 1897)
  8. Manuscripts
  9. Papers of the Temperance Association of Friends of Philadelphia Y.M.
  10. Reference material (Printed)

Physical Location

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donor: Alice Pennell Allen, 1964
Title
An Inventory of the The Temperance Association of Friends of Media (Media, Pa.) Records, 1883-1909
Author
FHL staff
Date
1964
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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