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Danby Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-D425

Scope and Contents

Records of pre-Separation Danby Preparative Meeting. Includes: Minutes (men's) 1784-1825.

Dates

  • 1784-1825

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

Danby Preparative Meeting was founded ca. 1784, reportedly as a part of Saratoga (later Easton) Monthly Meeting. It became a part of Danby Monthly Meeting on its establishment in 1795. The Hicksite branch of Danby Preparative was discontinued in 1869, and members were attached to Granville Preparative Meeting (Hicksite). The Orthodox branch was discontinued in 1839.

Extent

0.17 Linear Feet (1 volume)

Overview

Records of the pre-Separation Danby Preparative Meeting, 1784-1825. Includes: Minutes (men's) 1784-1825.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes (men's & joint): 1.1 1784-1825.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.
Title
RECORDS OF DANBY PREPARATIVE MEETING
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
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Find It at the Library

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