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Woolwich Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-Ph-W650

Scope and Contents

Records of Woolwich Preparative Meeting of Friends (Hicksite), 1834-1929, as follows: men's minutes, 1835-1884 and 1924-1929, and women's minutes, 1834-51, 1851-75, and 1875-84.

Dates

  • 1834-1929.

Creator

Language of Materials

Records entirely in English

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

An indulged meeting known as Mullica Hill was established in 1797 by Pilesgrove Monthly Meeting and Woodbury Monthly Meeting. In 1800, the meeting for worship and preparative meeting known as Woolwich were established by Salem Quarterly Meeting under Pilesgrove Monthly Meeting. The Orthodox meeting for worship and preparative meeting were discontinued in 1828. Woolwich Preparative Meeting (Hicksite) was established as Mullica Hill Monthly Meeting in 1928 at the time of the dissolution of Pilesgrove Monthly Meeting.

Extent

0.50 Linear Feet

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit
Title
RECORDS OF WOOLWICH PREPARATIVE MEETING AND WOOLWICH MEETING (MULLICA HILL, NJ)
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

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