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Potomac Quarterly Meeting Records

 Collection — othertype: SW/B/P684
Identifier: QM-B-P684

Scope and Contents

Records of Potomac Quarterly Meeting, 1947-2000. Includes minutes 1951-2000, Ministry and Counsel minutes 1951-1968, and miscellaneous 1947-1991.


  • Creation: 1947-2000


Conditions Governing Access

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

Conditions Governing Use

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Biographical / Historical

Potomac Quarterly Meeting was formed in 1951 as a United quarterly meeting in the area surrounding the Potomac River in Virginia and Maryland. The monthly meetings that formed Potomac included Alexandria Monthly Meeting, Goose Creek United Monthly Meeting, Friends Meeting of Washington D.C., Washington Monthly Meeting, and both Hopewell Monthly Meetings (Orthodox and Hicksite). Potomac was laid down by Representative Meeting on 10mo 28 2000.


3 linear ft.

Language of Materials



Divided into series: 1.Minutes; 2.Ministry and Counsel; 3.Miscellaneous.

Physical Location

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

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, Baltimore Yearly Meeting.


Vol. 1.1 contains documents on the beginning of the Potomac Quarterly Meeting.

Potomac Quarterly Meeting 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 repoductions from Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College Library