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Green Street Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-Ph-G710

Scope and Contents

Records of Green Street Preparative Meeting, 1814-1914, as follows: minutes of the Hicksite men's meeting and joint sessions, 1814-1846, 1850-1858,1875-1914, 1846-1850; Hicksite women's meeting minutes, 1814-1827 and 1828-1902; Hicksite treasurer's book, 1849-1912; Hicksite school committee minutes, 1865-1877, 1884-1892, 1892-1904.

Dates

  • 1814-1914

Creator

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Collection is open for research. Access may be provided via digital or microfilm copy, per repository policy.

Copyright and Rights Information

Copyright has not been assigned to the Repositories All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to the individual Meeting or its successor. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Repositories as the holder(s) of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by reader.

Biographical / Historical

A meeting for worship and preparative meeting were established at Green Street in 1814 by Philadelphia Quarterly Meeting under Philadelphia Monthly Meeting for the Northern District. This meeting was for members of Philadelphia Monthly Meeting for the Northern District who lived north of Callowhill Street. The meetings became part of Green Street Monthly Meeting in 1816. At the time of the Hicksite separation in 1827, the preparative meeting remained with Hicksite Friends. Green Street Preparative Meeting was discontinued in 1914.

Extent

2 Linear Feet

Language

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit
Title
RECORDS OF GREEN STREET PREPARATIVE MEETING AND GREEN STREET MEETING (4th AND GREEN STREETS, PHILADELPHIA, PA)
Subtitle
A Finding Aid for its Meeting Records Deposited in Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
Date
2003
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Find It at the Library

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