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Peekskill Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-P437

Scope and Contents

Records of Peekskill Preparative Meeting, 1828-71. Includes men's minutes 1828-71, and women's minutes 1854-71.

Dates

  • 1828-1871

Creator

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Where available, access is through microfilm.

Copyright and Rights Information

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Biographical / Historical

Peekskill Preparative Meeting was established under Amawalk Monthly Meeting in 1816. In 1828 it divided into Hicksite and Orthodox branches. Men and women in the Hicksite branch began to meet jointly in 1871; in 1877-78 the meeting was laid down.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (4 volumes)

Language

English

Overview

Records of Peekskill Preparative Meeting, 1828-71. Includes men's minutes 1828-71, and women's minutes 1854-71.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Men's minutes: 1.1 1828-42, 1.2 1842-63, 1.3 1863-71; Women's minutes: 2.1 1854-71.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.
Title
RECORDS OF PEEKSKILL PREPARATIVE MEETING (HICKSITE)
Subtitle
An Inventory of Its Records at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
Author
Inventory prepared by: FHL Staff
Date
2007
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Find It at the Library

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