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London Grove Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-Ph-L630
Records include: men’s minutes, 1777-1787; Hicksite men’s minutes, 1875 and 1877-1912; Orthodox men’s minutes, 1847-1897; Hicksite women's minutes, 1877-1912; Orthodox women’s meeting, 1862-1907; Orthodox financial records, 1889-1922.

Dates

  • 1777-1912

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.

Extent

1 Linear Feet

Biographical / Historical

London Grove Preparative Meeting was established in 1727 out of New Garden Preparative Meeting. At the time of the Hicksite separation of 1827, the preparative meeting split into Hicksite and Orthodox branches. London Grove Preparative Meeting (Orthodox) was discontinued in 1907. London Grove Preparative Meeting (Hicksite) was discontinued in 1912.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit
Title
RECORDS OF LONDON GROVE PREPARATIVE MEETING AND LONDON GROVE MEETING (LONDON GROVE, PA)
Subtitle
A Finding Aid for its Meeting Records Deposited in Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College and Haverford College Quaker Collection
Date
2011
Description rules
dacs
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.
  • 2017: This electronic finding aid was updated by Grace Thiele, 2017.

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