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Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 29 Collections and/or Records:

Haverford Quarterly Meeting Records

Identifier: QM-Ph-H390
Scope and Contents Records of Haverford Quarterly Meeting, 1955-ongoing, as follows: minutes, 1955-64, & 1988-98, 2001-06, and Clerk's correspondence, 1993-98.
Dates: 1955-2006

Lansdowne Monthly Meeting Records

Identifier: QM-Ph-L320
Scope and Contents Records of the united monthly meeting and its predecessors, the Hicksite and Orthodox monthly meetings, since 1898. Included are: Minutes of the united meeting since 1951; minutes of the Hicksite meeting, 1901-1951 and minutes of the Orthodox meeting, 1904-1951; marriage and membership records; minutes of the Orthodox women's meeting, 1904-1915; minutes of Worship and Ministry and its predecessors; First Day School meeting minutes; financial, property, and committee records.
Dates: 1898-2003

Lansdowne Preparative Meeting Records

Identifier: QM-Ph-L340
Scope and Contents Records of Lansdowne Preparative Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1924-1953), 1827-1907, and its predecessor, Darby Preparative Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1924). Includes: Women's minutes, 1827-1847 and 1903-1907; women's account book, 1852-1901; miscellaneous papers relating to history of Darby meeting, 1902-1961.

The records of Darby Preparative Meeting (Hicksite) are described in a separate finding aid.
Dates: 1827-1961

Media Monthly Meeting Records

Identifier: QM-Ph-M440
Scope and Contents Records of Media Monthly Meeting and its immediate predecessor, Chester Monthly Meeting (Media, Pa.) from 1948. Includes: vital records to 2009, minutes, 1948-2013/2015-18, financial records, committee records, and miscellaneous. Of particular interest are the records of the Sanctuary Committee, 1986-1990, and blueprints of the Media meetinghouse

The pre 1948 records of Chester Monthly Meeting (Orthodox) have been described with the records of Chester Monthly Meeting.
Dates: 1924-2018

Media Preparative Meeting Records

Identifier: QM-Ph-M450
Scope and Contents Records of the Orthodox preparative meeting include: minutes of the men's meeting and later, of joint sessions with women, 1878-1949; women's minutes, 1878-1900; membership list, 1878; financial records, 1878-1908; minutes of the Juvenile Auxiliary Committee, 1912-1913; miscellaneous papers, 1913-1934.
Dates: 1878-1949

Middletown Monthly Meeting Records

Identifier: QM-Ph-M505
Scope and Contents Records of Middletown Monthly Meeting, 1931-1995, include: marriage certificates, 1933-1955; joint meeting minutes, 1931-1997; worship and ministry minutes, 1960-1991; committee records, 1970s-1980s; miscellaneous, 1935-1995.
Dates: 1931-1997

Middletown Preparative Meeting Records

Identifier: QM-Ph-M540
Scope and Contents Records of Middletown Preparative Meeting (Delaware County, PA), 1787-1959, include: Hicksite births, 1841-1860; Hicksite Burials, 1787-1860; Hicksite membership, 1840-1867; Orthodox men’s minutes, 1821-1950; Orthodox women’s minutes, 1813-1919; Orthodox ministers and elders minutes, 1931-1959; account books, 1791-1815; Orthodox account books, 1837-1863; Orthodox women’s account books, 1852-1879; fire insurance records, 1940; Middletown First Day School minutes, 1905-1909.
Dates: 1791-1909

Carol R. Murphy Papers

Identifier: SFHL-RG5-195
Overview Carol R. Murphy (1916-1994) was a Quaker writer. She was the daughter of Mildred Knight Murphy (1889-1974) and Charles R. Murphy (1884-1936) who were convinced Friends. Carol R. Murphy was a member of Swarthmore Monthly Meeting and active at Pendle Hill Quaker Study Center, Wallingford, Pennsylvania. The papers of Carol R. Murphy, late twentieth century Quaker writer, are organized into two series. Series 1 contains autobiographical material and memorabilia, literary manuscripts, published...
Dates: 1918-1993

Newtown Preparative Meeting Records

Identifier: QM-Ph-N460
Scope and Contents Records of the Hicksite meeting include: minutes of the men's meeting and later, of joint sessions with women, 1840-1935; women's minutes, 1847-1897; treasurer's account book, 1912-1939; burial vault account book, 1849-1879; deeds and declarations of trust, 1708-1832; miscellaneous financial accounts, 1790-1791 and n.d.
Dates: 1708-1935.

Newtown Square Monthly Meeting Records

Identifier: QM-Ph-N490
Scope and Contents Records include: minutes since 1964; Hicksite trustees' minutes, 1940-1966; papers concerning the oversight of the monthly meeting by Haverford Quarterly Meeting, 1983-1985; list of members, 1990; membership, about 1979-87, register, about 1826-2003.
Dates: 1940-2003