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Chappaqua Mountain Institute Records

 Collection — othertype: SW/NY/C426
Identifier: QM-NY-C426

Scope and Contents

Includes: minutes, 1867-1909, and financial Records ca. 1870-1889.

Dates

  • Creation: 1867-1909

Creator

Language of Materials

These records are entirely in English

Conditions Governing Access

Where available, access is through microfilm.

Conditions Governing Use

Information on reproduction policies available in the library.

Biographical / Historical

In 1867 a school committee was organized under the auspices of Purchase Quarterly Meeting (Hicksite). Chappaqua Mountian Institute was established in 1870 and was operated by the quarterly meeting until 1906, when it was closed and the property sold.

Extent

1.2 linear ft. (11 volumes (plus 3 folders))

Abstract

Includes: minutes, 1867-1909, and financial records ca. 1870-1889.

Arrangement

Organized into series: 1. Minutes; 2. Financial records; 3. Journals; 4. Miscellaneous.

Physical Location

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

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.

Title
Chappaqua Mountain Institute Records
Author
Inventory prepared by: FHL Staff
Date
2007
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

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