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Archives & Manuscripts

Society of Friends -- New Jersey

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 68 Collections and/or Records:

Peace and Concerns Standing Committee, the Associate Secretary, and the Coordinating Committee for Testimonies & Concerns of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-701
Overview In 1974, Philadelphia Yearly Meeting was restructured: three Coordinating Committees were each given oversight of the committees and programs under its care. The Coordinating Committee II, more frequently referred to as CC-2, had general responsibility for Testimonies and Concerns. In 1998, a system of standing committees replaced the three Coordinating Committees within Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. The Peace and Concerns Standing Committee assumed responsibility for many of the programs that...

Philadelphia General Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Phg
Overview Records of Philadelphia General Meeting, an annual meeting of members of both Philadelphia Yearly Meetings from 1946-1954. Also includes minutes, correspondence, and other records of joint committees involved in the process of the reunification of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting .

Prison Service Committee of Southern New Jersey Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-790
Overview Philadelphia Yearly Meeting's Prison Service Committee of Southern New Jersey was organized in the mid 1960s. It focused its activities on the reform of female and juvenile justice. Members of the Committee developed a successful Friendly Visitors Program, staffed by volunteers, and a volunteer Probation Counselor Program. The Committee was also involved in lobbying efforts, maintained a speakers' bureau, and published a newsletter, "No Bars Hold." Records include minutes of the Prison Service...

Promotion Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-511
Overview The Promotion Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting was appointed to coordinate PYM's representation at the 1952 Friends World Conference in Oxford, England. Records include applications, financial records, literature relating to the Conference, and other materials.

Records of Ministry and Counsel and its Predecessors of New York Yearly Meeting

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Identifier: QM-NYy-400_499
Scope and Contents Records of the Yearly Meeting on Ministry and Counsel, its Coordinating Committee, the Meeting of Ministry and Counsel, its Executive Committee, and its Orthodox and Hicksite predecessors, the Meetings of Ministers and Elders of New York Yearly Meeting.

Records of Sessions, Representative Meeting, and Related Publications of New York Yearly Meeting

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Identifier: QM-NYy-001_199
Scope and Contents Minutes of New York Yearly Meetings, the Representative Committee and its Orthodox and Hicksite predecessors, the Meetings for Sufferings, 1758-1971.

Records of the Witness Coordinating Committee and of the Outreach Committees of New York Yearly Meeting

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Identifier: QM-NYy-600_799
Scope and Contents Records include minutes, reports, and general files of the New York Yearly Meeting committees particularly involved in carrying out the Quaker testimonies which involved outreach. Each committee is described and ennumerated separately, with reference to its predecessors and sucessors.

Records Services Group Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-380
Scope and Contents Records of the Records Services Group, 1887-1979, include its Minutes () as well as accounts (1931-1978), correspondence () and miscellaneous () especially as relating to the microfilming of records.