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Preparative Meeting of Friends held at Deerfield Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-D438

Scope and Contents

Records of Deerfield Preparative Meeting (Orthodox) and its pre-Separation predecessor. Includes: Minutes (men's) and women's minutes, 1815-1844.

Dates

  • 1815-1844.

Creator

Language of Materials

These records are entirely in English

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Where available, access is through microfilm.

Copyright and Rights Information

Information on reproduction policies available in the library.

Biographical / Historical

Deerfield Preparative Meeting was established in 1815 as a part of Farmington Monthly Meeting. Meeting records prior to the Separation in 1828 were retained by the Orthodox branch. Deerfield Preparative Meeting (Orthodox) was laid down in 1844.

Extent

0.13 Linear Feet (2 volumes)

Overview

Records of Deerfield Preparative Meeting (Orthodox) and its pre-Separation predecessor. Includes: Minutes (men's) and women's minutes, 1815-1844.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes; 1.1 1815-1844; Women's minutes: 2.1 1815-1844.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.

Title
RECORDS OF PREPARATIVE MEETING OF FRIENDS HELD AT DEERFIELD (ORTHODOX)
Subtitle
An Inventory of Its Records at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
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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