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Croton Preparative Meeting (Pre-Separation and Orthodox) Records

 Collection — othertype: SW/NY/C757
Identifier: QM-NY-C757

Scope and Contents

Records of Croton Preparative Meeting (Orthodox) and its pre-Separation predecessor, 1797-1895. Includes: Men's & women's minutes, 1797-1895.

Dates

  • Creation: 1797-1895

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

Croton Preparative Meeting was established in 1797 as a part of Chappaqua Monthly Meeting. It became a part of Amawalk Monthly Meeting on its establishment in 1798. Croton Preparative Meeting (Hicksite) was laid down in 1848. The Orthodox branch was laid down in 1896.

Extent

0.3 linear ft. (4 volumes)

Abstract

Records of Croton Preparative Meeting (Orthodox) and its pre-Separation predecessor, 1797-1895. Includes: Men's & women's minutes, 1797-1895.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes: 1.1 1874-1895; Women's minutes: 2.1 1797-1815, 2.2 1815-1837, 2.3 1855-1878; Misc.: 3.1 Correspondence 1906.

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
Croton Preparative Meeting (Pre-Separation and Orthodox) Records
Author
Inventory prepared by: FHL Staff
Date
2007
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

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