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Baltimore Preparative Meeting for the Western District Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-B-B356

Scope and Contents

Records of Baltimore Preparative Meeting for the Western District, 1813-1915. Includes men's and joint minutes 1813-1915, women's minutes 1846-84, financial and property records 1877-1909.

Dates

  • 1813-1915

Creator

Language of Materials

Records 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

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Biographical / Historical

Baltimore Preparative Meeting for the Western District began in 1807, with the establishment of a second monthly meeting in Baltimore. In 1828, the Orthodox established Baltimore Preparative Meeting for the Eastern and Western Districts. The Hicksite preparative meeting was laid down in 1915.

Extent

2 Linear Feet

Arrangement

Divided into series: 1.Men's and Joint Minutes; 2.Women's Minutes; 3.Financial and Property Records.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, Baltimore Yearly Meeting.
Title
RECORDS OF BALTIMORE PREPARATIVE MEETING (WESTERN DISTRICT)
Subtitle
A Finding Aid for its Records Deposited in Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College and Haverford College Quaker Collection
Date
2005
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Find It at the Library

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