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Rochester Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-R639

Scope and Contents

Records of Rochester Preparative Meeting, 1828-1900. Includes men's & joint minutes 1828-46 & 1860-1900; women's minutes 1828-73.

Dates

  • 1828-1900

Creator

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Where available, access is through microfilm.

Copyright and Rights Information

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Biographical / Historical

Rochester Preparative Meeting was established in 1821 by Farmington Monthly Meeting. It was attached to Rochester Monthly Meeting on its establishment in 1825. In 1828 it split into Orthodox and Hicksite branches. The Orthodox branch was laid down circa 1900.

Extent

111 Linear Feet (5 volumes)

Language

English

Overview

Records of Rochester Preparative Meeting, 1828-1900. Includes men's & joint minutes 1828-46 & 1860-1900; women's minutes 1828-73.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes (joint): 1.1 1881-1900, 1.2 1828-46, 1.3 1860-81; Women's minutes: 2.1 1828-1854, 2.2 1855-1873.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.
Title
RECORDS OF ROCHESTER PREPARATIVE 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
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

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