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Upper Greenwich Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-Ph-U640

Scope and Contents

Records of the Hicksite meeting, 1822-1904, as follows: minutes of men's meeting and joint sessions, 1872-1904; financial reports from men's and women's treasurers, 1895; miscellaneous papers, 1822-1900; financial reports of school trustees, 1878-1881; First Day School reports 1896 and 1899.

Dates

  • 1800-1953

Creator

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Collection is open for research. Access may be provided via digital or microfilm copy, per repository policy.

Copyright and Rights Information

Copyright has not been assigned to the Repositories All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to the individual Meeting or its successor. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Repositories as the holder(s) of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by reader.

Biographical / Historical

An indulged meeting at Upper Greenwich was established in 1756 by Haddonfield Monthly Meeting under the care of Woodbury Preparative Meeting. It was transferred to Woodbury Monthly Meeting in 1784. In 1772, Salem Quarterly Meeting established the meeting for worship; Upper Greenwich Preparative Meeting was established in 1773. The Orthodox preparative meeting and meeting for worship were discontinued in 1828 by Salem Quarterly Meeting. Upper Greenwich Preparative Meeting (Hicksite) of Woodbury Monthly Meeting was established as Mickleton Monthly Meeting in 1954.

Extent

2.5 Linear Feet

Language

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit
Title
RECORDS OF UPPER GREENWICH PREPARATIVE MEETING AND UPPER GREENWICH MEETING (MICKLETON, NJ)
Subtitle
A Finding Aid for its Meeting Records Deposited in Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College and Haverford College Quaker Collection
Date
2011
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

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