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Collins Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-C639

Scope and Contents

Records of Collins Preparative Meeting (Orthodox), 1828-1879. Includes: Minutes 1828-1879, women's minutes, 1857-1874, and financial Records 1845-1858.

Dates

  • 1828-1879

Creator

Language of Materials

These records are entirely in English

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Where available, access is through microfilm.

Copyright and Rights Information

Information on reproduction policies available in the library.

Biographical / Historical

Concord Preparative Meeting was set off to Concord (later Collins) Monthly Meeting when it in turn was set off from Eden Monthly Meeting by Farmington Quarterly Meeting in 1820. The name of Concord Preparative Meeting was changed to Collins in 1822. Two preparative meetings were formed at the time of the separation of 1828. Collins Preparative Meeting (Orthodox) was probably laid down in 1879.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (6 volumes)

Overview

Records of Collins Preparative Meeting (Orthodox), 1828-1879. Includes: Minutes 1828-1879, women's minutes, 1857-1874, and financial Records 1845-1858.

Arrangement

Divided into series: 1. Minutes; 2. Women's minutes; 3. Financial records.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.
Title
RECORDS OF COLLINS PREPARATIVE MEETING (ORTHODOX)
Subtitle
An Inventory of Its Records at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
Author
Inventory prepared by: FHL Staff
Date
2007
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

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