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Galway Preparative Meeting (Hicksite) Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-G377
Records of Galway Preparative Meeting (Hicksite), 1797-1861. Includes: Minutes 1797-1861.

Dates

  • 1815-1861

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

0.17 Linear Feet (3 volumes)

Overview

Records of Galway Preparative Meeting (Hicksite), 1797-1861. Includes: Minutes 1797-1861.

Biographical / Historical

Galway Preparative Meeting was established in 1797, set off from Saratoga Preparative Meeting and as a part of Saratoga Monthly Meeting. It became a part of Galway Monthly on its establishment in 1802. The last record of this meeting is from 1861; Galway Monthly Meeting (Hicksite) and all of its subordinates were officially laid down in 1865.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes (men's): 1.1 1815-1856, 1.2 (clerk's draft) 1821-1823; Women's minutes: 2.1 1797-1861.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.
Title
RECORDS OF GALWAY PREPARATIVE MEETING (HICKSITE)
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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