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Croton Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-C757

Scope and Contents

Records of Croton Preparative Meeting (Orthodox) and its pre-Separation predecessor, 1797-1895. Includes: Men's & women's minutes, 1797-1895.

Dates

  • 1797-1895

Creator

Language of Materials

These records are entirely in English

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Where available, access is through microfilm.

Copyright and Rights Information

Information on reproduction policies available in the library.

Biographical / Historical

Croton Preparative Meeting was established in 1797 as a part of Chappaqua Monthly Meeting. It became a part of Amawalk Monthly Meeting on its establishment in 1798. Croton Preparative Meeting (Hicksite) was laid down in 1848. The Orthodox branch was laid down in 1896.

Extent

0.3 Linear Feet (4 volumes)

Overview

Records of Croton Preparative Meeting (Orthodox) and its pre-Separation predecessor, 1797-1895. Includes: Men's & women's minutes, 1797-1895.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes: 1.1 1874-1895; Women's minutes: 2.1 1797-1815, 2.2 1815-1837, 2.3 1855-1878; Misc.: 3.1 Correspondence 1906.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.
Title
RECORDS OF CROTON 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
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

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