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Smith's Clove Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-S627

Scope and Contents

Records of Smith's Clove Preparative Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends, 1801-1918. Includes men's, women's, and joint minutes, 1803-1918, deeds, 1800-01, and miscellaneous records.

Dates

  • 1801-1918

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

Smith's Clove Preparative Meeting was set off from Cornwall Preparative Meeting by Cornwall Monthly Meeting in 1803. In 1828 it divided into Hicksite and Orthodox branches. The Orthodox branch was laid down in 1828 and the members attached to Blooming Grove Preparative Meeting. The Hicksite branch was laid down shortly after 1918 and the members attached to Cornwall Monthly Meeting.

Extent

1 Linear Feet (6 volumes and 1 folder)

Overview

Records of Smith's Clove Preparative Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends, 1803-1918. Includes men's, women's, and joint minutes, 1803-1918, deeds, 1800-1801, and miscellaneous records.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes, men's and joint: 1.1 1803-20, 1.2 1871-1901, 1.3 1901-1918; Minutes, women: 2.1 1825-43, 2.2 1844-68, 2.3 1868-88; Finance and Property: 3.1 1800-01; Miscellaneous: 4.1 Correspodence 183, 1914-1973.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.
Title
RECORDS OF SMITH'S CLOVE PREPARATIVE MEETING (HICKSITE)
Subtitle
An Inventory of Its Records at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
Author
Inventory prepared by: FHL Staff
Date
2007
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Find It at the Library

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