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East Hamburg Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-E327
Records of East Hamburg Preparative Meeting and of its predecessor, Hamburg Preparative Meeting (Hicksite) and Hamburg Preparative Meeting (pre-Separation), 1817-1906. Includes: Men's, women's, and joint minutes, 1817-1906, and a treasurer's book, 1896-1905.

Dates

  • 1817-1906

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

0.33 Linear Feet (7 volumes)

Overview

Records of East Hamburg Preparative Meeting and of its predecessor, Hamburg Preparative Meeting (Hicksite) and Hamburg Preparative Meeting (pre-Separation), 1817-1906. Includes: Men's, women's, and joint minutes, 1817-1906, and a treasurer's book, 1896-1905.

Biographical / Historical

Hamburg Preparative Meeting was reportedly established in 1811, as a part of Pelham Monthly Meeting, and set off to Farmington in 1813. It was set off again to Eden on its establishment in 1814. In 1852 Hamburg Preparative Meeting changed its name to East Hamburg Preparative Meeting. The last record of this meeting is from 1906.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes (men's & joint): 1.1 1817-1821, 1.2 1822-1835, 1.3 1835-1851, 1.4 1872-1903, 1.5 1904-1906; Women's minutes: 2.1 1840-1871; Financial records: 3.1 Treasurer's book 1896-1905.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.
Title
RECORDS OF EAST HAMBURG PREPARATIVE MEETING (HICKSITE) AND HAMBURG PREPARATIVE MEETING
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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