Union Lyceum (Montgomery Co., Pa.) Records
Scope and Contents
Contains the minutes of the Union Lyceum, 1875-1900 (gap 1891-1900) and material relating to the 25th Anniversary in 1900.
- Union Lyceum (Montgomery County, Pa.) (Organization)
Limitations on Accessing the Collection
Collection is open for research.
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Biographical / Historical
The Union Lyceum, established 1875, was a literary society whose membership consisted primarily of members of the Society of Friends in the Ambler and Gwynedd area of Montgomery County, Pa. The meetings were held in members' homes and consisted of readings, recitation, and criticism. It was disbanded in 1891 due to lack of members, but held a reunion program in 1900.
0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)
The Union Lyceum, established 1875, was a literary society whose membership consisted primarily of members of the Society of Friends in the Ambler and Gwynedd area of Montgomery County, Pa. The records contain minutes 1875-1900 (gap 1891-1900) and the 25th Anniversary Program.
The collection is divided into two series:
- 25th Anniversary
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donor: Gwynedd Monthly Meeting
The collection was deposited with the records of Gwyneed Monthly Meeting.
In 1991, this material was transferred from Gwynedd Monthly Meeting Records (RG 2) and catalogued separately as a collection in Record Group 4.
- An Inventory of the Union Lyceum (Montgomery Co., Pa.) Records, 1875-1900
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Encoding made possible by a grant by the Gladys Kriebel Delmas Foundation to the Philadelphia Consortium of Special Collections Libraries
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