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Archives & Manuscripts

Canadian Friends Committee Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-Phy-837
Records of Canadian Friends Committee of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Delaware County, PA), 1798-1809, include a small number of undistinguished papers; generally correspondence between the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting and Canadian meetings.

Dates

  • 1798-1809

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.

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet

Biographical / Historical

Begun in 1798, the Canadian Friends Committee was formed to, in cooperation with New York Yearly Meeting, handle the general relations with Quakers in Canada.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit
Title
CANADIAN FRIENDS COMMITTEE OF THE PHILADELPHIA YEARLY MEETING
Subtitle
A Finding Aid for its Records Deposited in the Haverford College Library Quaker Collection
Author
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends: 1676- : Delaware County, Pa.).
Date
2017
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Revision Statements

  • 2017: This electronic finding aid was updated in Summer 2016 by Abdulrezak Kemal in preparation for importing into ArchivesSpace, to conform to current markup standards and the ArchivesSpace data model. This electronic finding aid was updated by Sophie McGlynn, 2017.

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