Lansdowne Preparative Meeting Records
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The records of Darby Preparative Meeting (Hicksite) are described in a separate finding aid.
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Biographical / Historical
In 1831, Darby Preparative Meeting (Orthodox) removed its meeting place to Lansdowne. Darby Preparative Meeting was transferred to Chester Monthly Meeting in 1849 and then to Lansdowne Monthly Meeting in 1904. Its name was changed to Lansdowne Preparative Meeting in 1924; the Orthodox preparative meeting was discontinued in 1953.
Darby Preparative Meeting (Hicksite) was discontinued in 1898.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
- RECORDS OF LANSDOWNE PREPARATIVE MEETING, DARBY PREPARATIVE MEETING (ORTHODOX), AND DARBY MEETING (DARBY, PA)
- A Finding Aid for its Meeting Records Deposited in Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
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