Danby Preparative Meeting Records
Scope and Contents
Records of Danby Preparative Meeting (Orthodox), 1828-1839. Includes: Minutes 1828-1839, and women's minutes, 1828-1839.
Language of Materials
These records are entirely in English
Limitations on Accessing the Collection
Where available, access is through microfilm.
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Biographical / Historical
Danby Preparative Meeting was established ca. 1784, reportedly as a part of Saratoga (later Easton) Monthly Meeting. It became a part of Danby Monthly Meeting on its establishment in 1795. The Hicksite branch of Danby Preparative was discontinued in 1869, and members were attached to Granville Preparative Meeting (Hicksite). The Orthodox branch was discontinued in 1839.
0.04 Linear Feet (2 volumes)
Records of Danby Preparative Meeting (Orthodox), 1828-1839. Includes: Men's and women's minutes 1828-1839.
Divided into series: Minutes (men's): 1.1 1828-39; Women's minutes: 2.1 1828-1839.
Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- RECORDS OF DANBY PREPARATIVE MEETING (ORTHODOX)
- An Inventory of Its Records at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
- Inventory prepared by: FHL Staff
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