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Nottingham Quarterly Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-B-N685

Scope and Contents

Records of Nottingham Quarterly Meeting, 1819-1990. Includes men's and joint minutes 1819-1990, women's minutes 1819-93, Ministers and Elders minutes 1819-1973, financial and property records 1886-1918, and reports to Yearly Meeting 1835-82.

Dates

  • 1819-1990

Creator

Language of Materials

Records in English

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Collection is open for research. Access may be provided via digital or microfilm copy, per repository policy.

Copyright and Rights Information

Information on reproduction policies available in the Library.

Biographical / Historical

Nottingham Quarterly Meeting was established in 1819 under Baltimore Yearly Meeting. It included Nottingham and Little Britain meetings from the Western Quarter of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, and Deer Creek from Baltimore Quarter. During the Separation of 1828, most of the Quakers in Nottingham Quarter affiliated with Hicksite branch of Friends. Nottingham Quarterly Meeting (Orthodox) continued until it was laid down in 1855 by Baltimore Yearly Meeting (Orthodox) at the time of the Wilburite separation.

Extent

3 Linear Feet

Arrangement

Divided into series: 1.Men's and Joint Minutes; 2.Women's Minutes; 3.Ministers & Elders; 4.Financial and Property Records; 5.Miscellaneous.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, Baltimore Yearly Meeting.

Existence and Location of Copies

Also available in microfilm, for use in the Library only: MR-B178, 184, 187-8.

General

Volumes 1.1-1.3 contain lists of clerks from 1819-1973.
Title
RECORDS OF NOTTINGHAM QUARTERLY MEETING
Subtitle
A Finding Aid for its Records Deposited in Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
Date
2005
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Find It at the Library

Most of the materials in this catalog are not digitized and can only be accessed in person. Please see our website for more information about visiting Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College Library