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Westtown Monthly Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-Ph-W500

Scope and Contents

The original records of Westtown Monthly Meeting include: vital records: removals, 1920-1942, and membership, 1920-1969; joint meeting minutes, 1920-1990; ministers and elders minutes, 1920-1988 (Preparative Meeting); overseers minutes, 1967-2000.

Dates

  • 1920-[ongoing]

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

Westtown Monthly Meeting was established in 1919 by Concord Quarterly Meeting (Orthodox); its first business session opened in 1920. Westtown is currently an active monthly meeting.

Extent

2 Linear Feet

Language

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit
Title
RECORDS OF WESTTOWN MONTHLY MEETING (WEST CHESTER, PA.)
Subtitle
A Finding Aid for its Meeting Records Deposited in Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Date
2008
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