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Greenfield Monthly Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-G795
Records of Greenfield Monthly Meeting (Orthodox) and its predecessor, Milton Monthly Meeting (Orthodox), 1828-55. Includes: Minutes 1828-1855.

Dates

  • 1828-1855

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

0.08 Linear Feet (1 volume)

Overview

Records of Greenfield Monthly Meeting (Orthodox) and its predecessor, Milton Monthly Meeting (Orthodox), 1828-55. Includes: Minutes 1828-1855.

Biographical / Historical

Milton Monthly Meeting was reportedly established in 1818, being set off from Galway Monthly Meeting. The Orthodox branch of Milton Monthly reunited with Galway Monthly (Orthodox), calling the reunited body Greenfield Monthly. This meeting was laid down in 1855, members attached to Moreau Monthly Meeting on its establishment in 1856. The Hicksite branch of Milton Monthly reunited with Galway Monthly (Hicksite) in 1847, meeting alternately between Galway, Milton and Greenfield. This meeting was laid down in 1865, members attached to Saratoga Monthly Meeting.

Arrangement

Divided into Series: Minutes: 1.1 1828-55.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.

Existence and Location of Copies

Also available in microfilm, for use in the repository only: MR-NY 74.
Title
RECORDS OF GREENFIELD MONTHLY MEETING (ORTHODOX) AND MILTON MONTHLY 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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