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Hector Preparative Meeting (Otisite) Records

 Collection — othertype: SW/NY/H457
Identifier: QM-NY-H457

Scope and Contents

Records of the Otisite branch of Hector Preparative Meeting. Includes: Minutes, 1859-1879.


  • Creation: 1859-1879


Language of Materials

These records are entirely in English

Conditions Governing Access

Where available, access is through microfilm.

Conditions Governing Use

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Biographical / Historical

Hector Preparative Meeting was established in 1816 as a part of Scipio Monthly Meeting. It was set off to Hector Monthly Meeting on its establishment in 1822. At the time of the Wilburite separation in 1859, a branch of Hector Preparative affiliated with the Otisites. The last record of this meeting is from 1879, and it was probably laid down in 1881.


0.08 linear ft. (2 volumes)


Records of the Otisite branch of Hector Preparative Meeting. Includes: Minutes, 1859-1879.


Divided into series: Minutes (men's & joint): 1.1 1875-79; Women's minutes: 2.1 1859-68.

Physical Location

This collection is stored at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.

Hector Preparative Meeting (Otisite) Records
Inventory prepared by: FHL Staff
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