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Valley Monthly Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-Ph-V300

Scope and Contents

Records of the Valley Monthly Meeting, 1925-[ongoing], include: minutes, 1936-2008 6mo and 2016-2018; Overseers' minutes, 1940-1954; chart of Valley Friends' Cemetery, 1925; marriage certificate, 1971; papers relating to the Centennial Commemoration of Valley Friends' meeting house, 1971.

Dates

  • 1925-2018

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

Valley Monthly Meeting was established in 1936 by Philadelphia Quarterly Meeting (Hicksite) out of Radnor Monthly Meeting. In 1955, Valley became a united monthly meeting when it reunited with Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Orthodox). It was transferred to the newly-formed Haverford Quarterly Meeting that same year. Valley is currently an active monthly meeting.

Extent

5 Linear Feet

Language

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit
Title
RECORDS OF VALLEY MONTHLY MEETING (STRAFFORD, 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
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