Baltimore Preparative Meeting for the Western District Records
Scope and Contents
Records of Baltimore Preparative Meeting for the Western District, 1813-1915. Includes men's and joint minutes 1813-1915, women's minutes 1846-84, financial and property records 1877-1909.
- Baltimore Preparative Meeting for the Western District (Society of Friends : 1807-1915 : Baltimore, Md.) (Organization)
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Collection is open for research. Access may be provided via digital or microfilm copy, per repository policy.
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Biographical / Historical
Baltimore Preparative Meeting for the Western District began in 1807, with the establishment of a second monthly meeting in Baltimore. In 1828, the Orthodox established Baltimore Preparative Meeting for the Eastern and Western Districts. The Hicksite preparative meeting was laid down in 1915.
2 Linear Feet
Divided into series: 1.Men's and Joint Minutes; 2.Women's Minutes; 3.Financial and Property Records.
This collection includes records stored at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College and at the Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Deposit, Baltimore Yearly Meeting.
- Baltimore Preparative Meeting for the Western District Records
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