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Newark Monthly Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-Ph-N430

Scope and Contents

Records include: Minutes and Queries, 1962-2019, vital records including correspondence concerning marriage and memorial minutes, Worship & Ministry, and committee and miscellaneous records.

Dates

  • 1962-2019

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

Friends began meeting for worship at Newark, Delaware, in the summer of 1962, near the campus of the University of Delaware. By May of 1963 regular monthly business meetings were being held. Newark Monthly Meeting was formally established in 1965 by Western Quarterly Meeting.

Extent

2 Linear Feet

Language

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit
Title
RECORDS OF NEWARK MONTHLY MEETING (NEWARK, DE)
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
Records are entirely in 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