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Pennsgrove Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-Ph-P450

Scope and Contents

Records of the Hicksite Preparative Meeting as follows: minutes,1829-1944 and 1944-1951; First Day school minutes, 1896-1898 and 1900-1909.

Dates

  • 1829-1951

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 indulged meeting at Pennsgrove was established by 1820 under New Garden Monthly Meeting. New Garden Monthly Meeting (Orthodox) discontinued this indulged meeting in 1828. A meeting for worship and preparative meeting were established by Western Quarterly Meeting (Hicksite) under New Garden Monthly Meeting (Hicksite) in 1829. In 1842, the meetings at Pennsgrove became part of Pennsgrove Monthly Meeting. Pennsgrove Meeting was discontinued in 1942. The preparative meeting was discontinued in 1951, and Pennsgrove Monthly Meeting assumed its responsibilities.

Extent

1 Linear Feet

Language

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit
Title
RECORDS OF PENNSGROVE PREPARATIVE MEETING AND PENNSGROVE MEETING (FORRESTVILLE, PA)
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

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