Bethesda Preparative Meeting Records
Scope and Contents
Records of Bethesda Preparative Meeting, 1962-71. Includes minutes 1962-70, vital records 1963-71, and miscellaneous 1963-67.
Limitations on Accessing the Collection
Collection is open for research. Access may be provided via digital or microfilm copy, per repository policy.
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Biographical / Historical
Established in 1962, Bethesda was a preparative meeting under Friends Meeting of Washington, D.C. until its establishment as Bethesda Monthly Meeting in 1971.
0.25 Linear Feet
Divided into series: 1. Minutes; 2. Vital Records; 3. Miscellaneous.
This collection is stored at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Deposit, Baltimore Yearly Meeting.
Existence and Location of Copies
Also available in microfilm, for use in the Library only: MR-B7
In 1971, the meeting was established as a Monthly Meeting. See Bethesda Monthly Meeting for records after 1971.
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