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Butternuts Quarterly Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-B895

Scope and Contents

Minutes of Butternuts Quarterly Meeting and its predecessors, Butternuts Quarterly Meeting (Orthodox), Duanesburg Quarterly Meeting (Orthodox) and Duanesburg Ouarterly Meeting (pre-Separation), 1812-ongoing. Includes: minutes of the Meeting of Ministers and Elders 1812-1952; men's minutes & joint, 1828-1992; and women's minutes and joint, 1828-1910. Also includes the minutes of Butternuts Monthly Meeting (Orthodox), 1888-1910, in the volume 1876-1882.

Dates

  • 1812-2012
  • 1843-1874

Creator

Language of Materials

These records are entirely in English

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Where available, access is through microfilm.

Copyright and Rights Information

Information on reproduction policies available in the library.

Biographical / Historical

Butternuts Quarterly Meeting was established as Duanesburg Quarterly Meeting in 1812, being set off from Stanford Quarterly Meeting. It was initially composed of the monthly meetings of Duanesburg, Coeymans and Butternuts. Duanesburg Quarterly Meeting (Orthodox) changed its name to Butternuts Quarterly Meeting in 1838. This quarterly meeting remains active.

Extent

0.7 Linear Feet

Overview

Minutes of Butternuts Quarterly Meeting and its predecessors, Butternuts Quarterly Meeting (Orthodox), Duanesburg Quarterly Meeting (Orthodox) and Duanesburg Ouarterly Meeting (pre-Separation), 1812-ongoing. Includes: minutes of the Meeting of Ministers and Elders 1812-1952; men's minutes & joint, 1828-2012; and women's minutes and joint, 1828-1910. Also includes the minutes of Butternuts Monthly Meeting (Orthodox), 1888-1910, in the volume 1876-1882.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes, Men's and Joint: 1.1 1828-69, 1.2 1869-1922, 1.3 1920-60, 1.4 1974-92, 1.5 1993-2012; Minutes, Women's and Joint: 2.1 1828-76, 2.2 1876-1910; Minutes, Ministers and Elders: 3.1 1812-52.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.
Title
RECORDS OF BUTTERNUTS, BUTTERNUTS (ORTHODOX) AND DUANESBURG QUARTERLY MEETINGS
Subtitle
An Inventory of Its Records at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
Author
Inventory prepared by: FHL Staff
Date
2007
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
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