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Abington Monthly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Ph-A200
Scope and Contents Records of Abington Monthly Meeting and its predecessors, the pre-Separation and Hicksite monthly meetings, since 1670. Included are: minutes of the men's meeting and later, of joint sessions with women; minutes of the women's meeting; registers of births and deaths; marriage and membership records; certificates of removal, disownments, etc.; epistles received and other miscellaneous papers. Records of the Orthodox Abington Monthly Meeting include: membership, 1827-1886; removals, 1828-1921;...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1670-2017

Abington Preparative Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Ph-A220
Scope and Contents

The original records of Abington Preparative Meeting -- pre-Separation, Hicksite, and Orthodox -- include minutes of men's, women's and joint business meetings as well as other records. Records of Abington Preparative Meeting include: men's minutes, 1786-1897 (H), 1827-1868 (O); women's minutes, 1787-1893 (H); women's account books, 1834-1874; school fund account books, 1773-1900 (H).

Dates: 1773-1943

Abington Quarterly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Ph-A250
Scope and Contents Records of Abington Quarterly Meetings, 1786, include: Hicksite and United men’s minutes; Orthodox men’s minutes; Hicksite women's minutes; Orthodox women’s minutes; First-day School Union records; minutes of the Hicksite Meeting on Worship and Ministry, the Ministry and Counsel Committee, and of the Meeting of Ministers and Elders, Orthodox; Orthodox meeting financial records; minutes of the Abington Visitation Committee; minutes of the Gwynned Visitation Committee; minutes of the...
Dates: 1786-2018

Abortion Study Group of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-710
Overview

The Abortion Study Group was formed by the Family Relations Committee to discuss the Yearly Meeting's position on abortion issues. It met monthly for two years, and wrote position papers supporting the pro-life and pro-choice points of view. Records include minutes, reports, correspondence, and miscellaneous papers.

Dates: 1981-82

Ad Hoc Committee for Financing the Youth and Family Facility at Burlington Meetinghouse Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-255
Scope and Contents

Records of the Ad-Hoc Committee for Financing the Youth and Family Facility at Burlington Meetinghouse held at Haverford include the group's Minutes (1990-1995), Correspondence (1988-1993), Financial Records (1989-1992), records pertaining to Keast and Hood Engineers (1992-1993) and its Operations and Use Subcommittee (1993-1994).

Dates: 1987-1995

AIDS Working Group Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-769
Overview The AIDS Working Group of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting began in 1992 as a response to the growing severity of the AIDS epidemic. The main focus of the group, organized under the title of "A Quaker Ministry to Persons With AIDS," was to visit those terminally ill with AIDS to provide solace, friendship, and spiritual counseling. The AIDS Working Group also organized the Quaker presence at the Philadelphia AIDS Walk and held retreats and seminars for caregivers of AIDS patients. The group...
Dates: 1991-2000

Annual Sessions of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-001
Overview A general meeting for Friends in the Delaware Valley area was first convened at Burlington in 1681. The first general meeting held in Philadelphia was in 1683, and in 1685, it was agreed that the meetings in New Jersey and Pennsylvania should be combined into one yearly meeting with alternate sessions at Philadelphia and at Burlington. The great Separation among Philadelphia Friends into Orthodox and Hicksite branches occurred at the Yearly Meeting of 1827. Through the course of the early...
Dates: 1662-2013.

Arch Street Monthly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Ph-P455
Scope and Contents Records of Philadelphia Monthly Meeting -- pre-Separation, Orthodox, and post-Reunification -- include: vital records, 1672-2000; men’s minutes, 1682-1978; women’s minutes, 1686-1926; financial records, 1683-1990; trustees’ records, 1683-1970; property records, 1683-1970; property committee records, 1697-1970; committee records, 1711-1970; miscellaneous papers, 1664-1974; Friends Select School records, 1832-1968; records of the Philadelphia Association for the Instruction of Poor Children,...
Dates: 1664-2000

Baltimore Yearly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-By
Scope and Contents The collection contains pre-separation, Orthodox, and Hicksite records of the Baltimore Yearly Meeting. The records of the Stony Run Meeting include pre-separation and Hicksite minutes, committee records, and miscellaneous items from 1677-1967. Minutes included are men's from 1677-1912, and women's from 1790-1899. Memorials, registers, treasurer's accounts, and cash books make up the material covering vital statistics and financial information. Records of the Homewood Meeting are primarily...
Dates: 1677-1998

Bart Preparative Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Ph-B200
Scope and Contents

Records include burials (Bart, Pa.), 1831-1935; chart of marked graves at Bart, 1938; Hicksite minutes of the joint sessions, 1887-1925.

Dates: 1831-1938

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Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 4
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Central Philadelphia Monthly Meeting of Friends 3
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Germantown Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Philadelphia, Pa.) 3
Haverford Monthly Meeting of Friends (1904-) 3
Miller, Richmond P. (Richmond Pearson), 1902-1972 3
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Japan Committee 3
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Mission Board 3
Abington Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 2
Black Economic Development Conference 2
Cheltenham Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 2
Chester Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1681-1827) 2
Chester Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1934) 2
Chester Monthly Meeting of Friends (Media, Pa.) 2
Foreign Missionary Association of Friends of Philadelphia 2
Friends Center Corporation (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Friends Temperance Association of Philadelphia 2
Haverford Preparative Meeting of Friends (Hicksite 1827-1950) 2
Marlborough Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 2
Monthly Meeting of Friends of Philadelphia 2
Monthly Meeting of Friends of Philadelphia (Hicksite) 2
Monthly Meeting of Friends of Philadelphia for the Western District (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Monthly Meeting of Friends of Philadelphia held at Spruce Street (Hicksite : 1833-1903) 2
Moorestown Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (1951- ) 2
Muncy Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends) 2
Norristown Preparative Meeting of Friends (1860-1936) 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Young Friends Movement (1916-1930) 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955). Young Friends Committee (1925-1930) 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Abortion Study Group 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Committee on Alcohol and Other Drugs 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Committee on Community Involvement 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Committee on Criminal Justice 2
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Plymouth Preparative Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1936) 2
Social Order Committee (Society of Friends : Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Uwchlan Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends) 2
West Grove Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Pa.) 2
Women’s Foreign Missionary Association of Friends of Philadelphia 2
Abington Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 1
Abington Monthly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1944) 1
Abington Preparative Meeting (Society Of Friends : Hicksite : 1827 1943) 1
Abington Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : 1702-1827) 1
Abington Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : Orthodox : 1827-1875) 1
Akron Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Akron, Ohio) 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American Young Friends Fellowship 1
Ann Arbor Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Ann Arbor, Mich.) 1
Associated Executive Committee of Friends on Indian Affairs 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1968). -- Centre Quarterly Meeting 1
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Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1968). -- Warrington Quarterly Meeting 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite: 1828-1968) 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1968) 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1968). Baltimore Quarterly Meeting 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1968). Dunnings Creek Half-Years Meeting 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1968). Dunnings Creek Quarterly Meeting 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. -- Warrington and Fairfax Quarterly Meeting (1776-1787) 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Centre Quarterly Meeting 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Nottingham Quarterly Meeting 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Redstone Quarterly Meeting 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Warrington Quarterly Meeting 1
Bansen, Richard P. 1
Bart Preparative Meeting of Friends (Hicksite) 1
Beaver Falls Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : New Brighton, Pa.) 1
Beaver Falls Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : Hicksite : New Brighton, Pa.) 1
Bendersville Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : Adams County, Pa.) 1
Birmingham Friends Meeting (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) 1
Birmingham Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1815-1827) 1
Birmingham Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Hicksite : 1827-1955) 1
Birmingham Monthly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1964) 1
Birmingham Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (1956- ) 1
Birmingham Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : 1727-1827) 1
Birmingham Preparative Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1956) 1
Birmingham Preparative Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1922) 1
Bradford & Uwchlan Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Hicksite : 1883-1901) 1
Bradford Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
Bradford Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1883) 1
Bradford Monthly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Bradford Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : 1726-1827) 1
Bradford Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : Hicksite) 1
Bradford Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : Orthodox) 1
Bristol Monthly Meeting of Friends (Bristol, Pa.) 1
Bristol Preparative Meeting of Friends (Bristol, Pa.) 1
Brown, Francis G. 1
Brown, Levi K. (Levi Kirk), 1814-1899 1
Buckingham Monthly Meeting of Friends 1
Buckingham Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 1
Buckingham Monthly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1897) 1
Buckingham Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : 1705-1827) 1
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