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Preparative Meeting of Friends of Philadelphia (Hicksite) Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-Ph-P470

Scope and Contents

Records include: minutes of the Hicksite men's meeting, 1873-1893 and minutes of the Hicksite women's meeting, 1839-1893.

Dates

  • 1839-1893

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

The Preparative Meeting of Friends of Philadelphia (Hicksite) was established by Abington Quarterly Meeting in 1827. It became a part of the Monthly Meeting of Friends of Philadelphia (Hicksite) and held its sessions at Cherry Street until 1857 and then at Race Street. The preparative meeting was discontinued in 1893.

Extent

1 Linear Feet

Language

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit
Title
RECORDS OF PHILADELPHIA PREPARATIVE MEETING (HICKSITE)
Subtitle
A Finding Aid for its Meeting Records Deposited in Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
Date
2011
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

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