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Whiteland Preparative Meeting of Friends Records

 Collection — othertype: HV/Ph/P100
Identifier: QM-Ph-P100

Scope and Contents

Records include: Orthodox meeting minutes, 1822-1853 and 1858-1902; records of the building of the Whiteland Meetinghouse in 1879


  • 1822-1922


Limitations on Accessing the Collection

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

Copyright and Rights Information

Copyright has not been assigned to the Repositories. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to the individual Meeting or its successor. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Repositories as the holder(s) of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by reader.

Biographical / Historical

An indulged meeting at Whiteland was established by Goshen Monthly Meeting in 1816. A preparative meeting was established in 1882. After the Separation, there were two Whiteland Preparative Meetings. Whiteland Preparative Meeting (Othodox) was discontinued after 1918. The Hicksite Preparative Meeting was discontinued in 1843, and its members were attached to Goshen Preparative Meeting. The Meeting for Worship was discontinued in 1847.


1 Linear Feet



Physical Location

This collection is stored at the Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections.

Immediate Source of Acquisition


Whiteland Preparative Meeting of Friends Records
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Find It at the Library

Most of the materials in this catalog are not digitized and can only be accessed in person. Please see our website for more information about visiting or requesting reproductions from Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College Library