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Creek Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-C735
Records of Creek Preparative Meeting (Hicksite) of Clinton, N.Y., and its pre-Separation predecessor, 1797-1895. Includes: men's minutes, 1797-1809 and 1851-1882, and women's minutes, 1820-1895.

Dates

  • 1797-1895

Creator

Language of Materials

These records are entirely in English

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Where available, access is through microfilm.

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Extent

0.3 Linear Feet (4 volumes (plus one folder))

Overview

Records of Creek Preparative Meeting (Hicksite) of Clinton, N.Y., and its pre-Separation predecessor, 1797-1895. Includes: men's minutes, 1797-1809 and 1851-1882, and women's minutes, 1820-1895.

Biographical / Historical

Creek Preparative Meeting was reportedly established in Clinton, New York in 1776 as part of Nine Partners Monthly Meeting. It became a part of Creek Monthly on its establishment in 1778. The Hicksite branch was probably laid down in 1895. The last record of the Orthodox branch is from 1892.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes (men's): 1.1 1797-1809, 1.2 1851-1882; Women's minutes: 2.1 1820-1855, 2.2 1855-1895; Misc.: 3.1 Notes re: Meeting books 1845/1860.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.

General

Not the same as Creek Preparative Meeting of Bristol, Vt.
Title
RECORDS OF CREEK PREPARATIVE MEETING (HICKSITE) OF CLINTON, N.Y.
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
English

Revision Statements

  • 2016: This electronic finding aid was updated in Summer 2016 by Abdulrezak Kemal in preparation for importing into ArchivesSpace, to conform to current markup standards and the ArchivesSpace data model.

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