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Flushing Preparative Meeting of Friends (Orthodox) Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-F678

Scope and Contents

Records of Flushing Preparative Meeting (Orthodox) and its predecessor, the pre-Separation Flushing Preparative Meeting. Includes: minutes 1777-1886, women's minutes, 1808-1860, and school fund accounts, 1792-1816.

Dates

  • 1777-1886

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

The date of establishment of Flushing Preparative Meeting is unknown, but it was in existance before 1777. The Hicksite branch was laid down in 1908. The Orthodox branch was discontinued in 1886, members attached to New York Preparative Meeting (Hicksite)

Extent

0.75 Linear Feet (10 volumes (plus 2 folders))

Overview

Records of Flushing Preparative Meeting (Orthodox) and its predecessor, the pre-Separation Flushing Preparative Meeting. Includes: minutes 1777-1886, women's minutes, 1808-1860, and school fund accounts, 1792-1816.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes (men's and joint): 1.1 1777-1786, 1.2 1787-1795, 1.3 1795-1804, 1.4 1829-1839, 1.5 1853-1870, 1.6 1870-1884, 1.7 1885-1886, 1.8 Extract 1829; Women's minutes: 2.1 1808-1835, 2.2 1836-1860; Financial records: 3.1 School Fund Account 1792-1816, 3.2 Account note 1813.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.
Title
RECORDS OF FLUSHING PREPARATIVE MEETING OF FRIENDS (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

Find It at the Library

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