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Croton Valley Local Monthly Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-C777
Records of Croton Valley Local Monthly Meeting (Orthodox) and its pre-Separation predecessor, Croton Valley Preparative Meeting, 1818-1938. Includes: Minutes 1818-1902 and 1929-1938, women's minutes, 1836-1866, and minutes of the Trustees of Croton Valley School, 1817-1825.

Dates

  • 1818-1938

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

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Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (6 volumes (plus 2 folders))

Overview

Records of Croton Valley Local Monthly Meeting (Orthodox) and its pre-Separation predecessor, Croton Valley Preparative Meeting, 1818-1938. Includes: Minutes 1818-1902 and 1929-1938, women's minutes, 1836-1866, and minutes of the Trustees of Croton Valley School, 1817-1825.

Biographical / Historical

Croton Valley Preparative Meeting was established by Chappaqua Monthly Meeting in 1804. The Hicksite branch was reportedly laid down in 1903. The Orthodox Croton Valley local meeting became Croton Valley Monthly Meeting in 1954.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes (men's & joint): 1.1 1818-1847, 1.2 1847-1869, 1.3 1869-1902, 1.4 1929-1938; Women's minutes: 2.1 1836-1866; School Trustees: 3.1 1817-1825; Property: 4.1 Deeds and Properties 1804-1951; Misc: 5.1 Library record.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.
Title
RECORDS OF CROTON VALLEY 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

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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