West Chester Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Overview The Friends' Boarding Home of Concord Quarterly Meeting, a Quaker boarding home for the elderly in West Chester, PA, was established in 1891. It was originally for women only, but by 1894, men were also admitted. In 1936, the Home moved to a new facility which was constructed with funds provided by a bequest from Nathaniel Hickman. After 1976, the Home no longer offered nursing services. The collection contains minutes, reports, admission and financial, and other related papers, some of...
Collection — othertype: SW/Ph/W400
Scope and Contents
Records include: minutes, 1956-1969; membership papers, 1955-1976; Overseers' minutes, 1956-1964; marriage certificate, 1956.