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Northeastern Regional Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-N675

Scope and Contents

Records of Northeastern Regional Meeting and its predecessors, Quaker Street Half-Yearly (Hicksite) and Regional Meetings, and Duanesburg Half Yearly and Quarterly Meetings (Hicksite and pre-Separation), 1812-ongoing. Includes: men's minutes, 1813-1916, 1943-1967, 1979-1986, 1987-89 (incomplete), 2008-09; women's minutes, 1812-1881; minutes of the Meeting of Ministers and Elders and its successors, 1828-1904; clerk's files, 1967-69; and Monkton Ridge Oversight Committee Records, 1992-97.

Dates

  • 1812-1997

Creator

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Where available, access is through microfilm.

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Biographical / Historical

Duanesburg Quarterly Meeting was established in 1812, set off from Stanford Quarterly Meeting. Duanesburg Quarterly Meeting (Hicksite) was formed in 1828 at the time of the Separation. In 1881, the meeting adopted joint sessions, and in 1902 it began to meet half-yearly. In 1933, Duanesburg Half Yearly Meeting changed its name to Quaker Street Half Yearly Meeting. It became a regional meeting in 1972, and changed its name to Northestern Regional Meeting. It is currently active.

Extent

1.0 Linear Feet

Language

English

Overview

Records of Northeastern Regional Meeting and its predecessors, Quaker Street Half-Yearly (Hicksite) and Regional Meetings, and Duanesburg Half Yearly and Quarterly Meetings (Hicksite and pre-Separation), 1812-ongoing. Includes: men's minutes, 1813-1916, 1943-1967, 1979-1986, 1987-89 (incomplete), 2008-09; women's minutes, 1812-1881; minutes of the Meeting of Ministers and Elders and its successors, 1828-1904; clerk's files, 1967-69; and Monkton Ridge Oversight Committee Records 1992-97.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes (men's & joint): 1.1 1813-1904, 1.2 1905-1916, 1.3 1943-55, 1.4 1943-67, 1.5 1979-85, 1.6 1986, 1.7 1987-89, 1.8 2008-09; Women's minutes: 2.1 1812-81; Ministers and Elders records: 3.1 1828-97, 3.2 1897-1904; Clerk's files: 4.1 1967-69; Monkton Ridge Oversight Committee records: 5.1 1992-97.

Physical Location

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Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.
Title
RECORDS OF NORTHEASTERN REGIONAL, QUAKER STREET HALF-YEARLY, AND DUANESBURG HALF-YEARLY 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