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Broad Creek Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection — othertype: SW/B/B761
Identifier: QM-B-B761

Scope and Contents

Records of Broad Creek Preparative Meeting, 1871-1900. Includes women's minutes 1871-76, and minutes of the Friends' Association of Broad Creek Meeting, 1898-1900. Vol.2.1 also includes First Day School attendance, 1912 & 1919, and minutes, 1912.


  • Creation: 1871-1900


Language of Materials

Records in English

Conditions Governing Access

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

Conditions Governing Use

Information on reproduction policies available in the Library.

Biographical / Historical

In 1844, a Meeting for Worship was established at Broad Creek. In 1865, Broad Creek was established as a Preparative Meeting under Deer Creek Monthly Meeting (Hicksite). A First Day School at Broad Creek was opened in 1912.


0.25 linear ft.


Divided into series: 1.Women's Minutes; 2. Miscellaneous.

Physical Location

This collection is stored at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, Baltimore Yearly Meeting.

Existence and Location of Copies

Also available in microfilm, for use in the Library only: MR-B93


Vol. 2.1 includes Broad Creek First Day School attendance and minutes.

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