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Elk Ridge Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection — othertype: SW/B/E551
Identifier: QM-B-E551

Scope and Contents

Records of Elk Ridge Preparative Meeting, 1795-1827. Includes men's minutes 1795-1800, vital records 1795-1800, and miscellaneous 1825-27.


  • Creation: 1795-1827


Language of Materials

Records in English

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Access may be provided via digital or microfilm copy, per repository policy.

Conditions Governing Use

Information on reproduction policies available in the Library.

Biographical / Historical

Elk Ridge Preparative Meeting was formed in 1747, under the care of Gunpowder Monthly Meeting. In 1799 the meeting became a part of Baltimore Monthly Meeting. It was discontinued before 1875.


0.25 linear ft.


Divided into series: 1.Men's Minutes; 2.Vital Records; 3.Miscellaneous.

Physical Location

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-B, 115


Vol. 3.1 includes certificates of removal, answers to Queries, and names of representatives appointed to the Monthly Meeting.

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