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Genesee Yearly Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-Gy
Includes minutes of the men's and women's yearly meetings, minutes of the yearly meeting of Ministers and Elders, a treasurer's book, and minutes of the Indian Committee.

Dates

  • 1834-1891

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.

Extent

3 Linear Feet (volumes)

Overview

Yearly meeting records of Genesee Yearly Meeting, 1834-1891.

Biographical / Historical

Genesee Yearly Meeting was set off from the Hicksite branch of New York Yearly Meeting in 1834. Congregational Friends separated from the larger body in 1848. Genesee Yearly Meeting joined in founding Friends General Conference, and it was amalgamated with the Orthodox and Conservative branches of Canada Yearly Meeting into Canadian Yearly Meeting in 1955.

Arrangement

Divided into functional series.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.
Title
RECORDS OF GENESEE YEARLY MEETING
Subtitle
An Inventory of its Yearly Meeting Records at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
Author
Inventory prepared by: FHL Staff
Date
2007
Description rules
dacs
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.

Find It at the Library

Most of the materials in this catalog are not digitized and can only be accessed in person. Please see our website for more information about visiting Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College Library