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Westmoreland Preparative Meeting (Orthodox) Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-W529

Scope and Contents

Minutes of Bridgewater Preparative Meeting, 1828-38; minutes of New Hartford Preparative Meeting 1828-65; and minutes of Westmoreland Preparative Meeting 1860-92.

Dates

  • 1828-1870

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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Biographical / Historical

Bridgewater Preparative Meeting, New Hartford Preparative Meeting, and Westmoreland Preparative Meeting where established by Bridgewater Monthly Meeting in 1815, 1814, and 1826 respectively. All three meetings continued as Orthodox preparative meetings after the 1828 Separation. They were laid down in 1838, 1865, and 1890, respectively.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (5 volumes)

Overview

Minutes of Bridgewater Preparative Meeting, 1828-38; minutes of New Hartford Preparative Meeting 1828-65; and minutes of Westmoreland Preparative Meeting 1860-92;

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes: 1.1 1828-38 (Bridgewater) & 1848-65 (New Hartford), 1.2 1828-58 (New Hartford); 1.3 1855-1909; Women's minutes & joint: 2.1 1828-50 (New Hartford), 2.2 1860-78 (Westmoreland); 2.3 1878-92 (Westmoreland)

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.
Title
RECORDS OF WESTMORELAND, NEW HARTFORD, AND BRIDGEWATER PREPARATIVE MEETINGS (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

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