Organization:The Series are grouped in three parts, according to the corporate entity responsible for thier creation. Series 1-4 contain Minutes and Annual Reports, Committee Records, Correspondence, and Financial Records, respectively, of the Trustees of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. Series 5-7 contain Minutes and Annual Reports, Correspondence, and Financial Records, respectively, of the Friends Fiduciary Corporation. The last five series contain records of the Fiduciary Corporation of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting and the second Friends Fiduciary Corporation, including: Minutes and Annual Reports, Correspondence, Committee Records, Financial Records, and Grants Given Prior to 1990.
Within the respective Committee series are the records of the Committee to Discuss Trustees and Fiduciary Corporation Policies for Investment of Funds, Real Estate Committee, Mortgage Committee, Investment Committee, Committee on Income Administration & Distribution, Anna T. Jeanes Fund, and the Joseph Jeanes Fund.
The Financial Records series contain the bulk of material in this collection, as the holdings and transactions of the corporations are documented in these sections. Bank statements, reports from the CoreStates Trust and Investment, 1838 Investment Advisors, and Morgan Grenfell Capital Management, and voided checks are all found in these series.
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