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Friends Social Lyceum (Wilmington, De.)

Identifier: SFHL-RG4-071

Scope and Contents

The collection contains two volumes of minutes, 1872-1882, of the Friends Social Lyceum (Wilmington, De), a Quaker social and study group.


  • Creation: 1872-1882


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Materials are extremely fragile

Conditions Governing Use

Friends Historical Library believes all of the items in this collection to be in the Public Domain in the United States, and is not aware of any restrictions on their use. However, the user is responsible for making a final determination of copyright status before reproducing. See

Biographical / Historical

Friends Social Lyceum, a Quaker social and study group, was established by 1872 in Wilmington, Delaware. Members met regularly to present papers and entertainment and discuss topics of mutual interest.


0.21 linear ft. (1 box)

Language of Materials



Friends Social Lyceum, a Quaker social and study group, was established by 1872 in Wilmington, Delaware. This collection contains the minutes, 1872-1881, in two bound volumes.

Physical Location

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donor: Wilmington Monthly Meeting

The collection was included in the deposit of records of Wilmington Monthly Meeting.

Processing Information

Removed from meeting records of Wilmington Monthly Meeting and catalogued separately into Record Group 4.

An Inventory of the Friends Social Lyceum (Wilmington, De.) Minutes, 1872-1882
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