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Sewing Society (New York, N.Y.) minutes

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-182
The collection contains the minutes, 1833-1853, of the Sewing Society which was established in 1833 by a group of New York Orthodox Quaker women. Its mission was to prepare clothing for the poor.

Dates

  • 1833-1853

Creator

Restrictions on Access

This collection is available for research use.

Extent

.1 Linear Feet (.1 linear feet (3 vols.(1 folder)))

Biographical / Historical

The Sewing Society was established in 1833 by a group of New York Orthodox Quaker women. Its mission was to prepare clothing for the poor.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--New York Yearly Meeting. Method of acquisition--Gift of; Date of acquisition--1997.

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