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Jericho Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-J457

Scope and Contents

Records of Jericho Preparative Meeting, 1787-1956. Includes: Minutes (men's & joint), 1787-1956; women's minutes, 1834-1911; financial Records 1861-1910; and School Committee Records 1787-1842.

Dates

  • 1787-1956

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

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Biographical / Historical

Jericho Preparative Meeting was established in 1787 as a part of Westbury Monthly. This meeting was set off to Jericho Monthly on its establishment in 1789.

Extent

1.1 Linear Feet (14 volume)

Overview

Records of Jericho Preparative Meeting, 1787-1956. Includes: Minutes (men's & joint), 1787-1956; Women's minutes, 1834-1911; Financial records 1861-1910; and School Committee records 1787-1842.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes (men's and joint): 1.1 1787-1794, 1.2 1794-1812, 1.3 1812-1832, 1.4 1854-1883, 1.5 1883-1890, 1.6 1911-1929, 1.7 1929-1946, 1.8 Minutes 1946-1956; women's minutes: 2.1 1834-1853, 2.2 1853-1882, 2.3 1882-1911; Financial records: 3.1 Treasurer's Book 1861-1910; School Committee: 4.1 1787-1807, 4.2 1821-1842.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.
Title
RECORDS OF JERICHO 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

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