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Macedon Preparative Meeting of Friends Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-M319

Scope and Contents

Records of Macedon Preparative Meeting (Orthodox), 1838-1902. Includes men's and joint minutes 1838-1902.

Dates

  • 1838-1902

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

Macedon, then Palmyra, became a preparative meeting in 1819 although members had already been meeting for worship. In 1824 the name of the meeting was changed to Macedown Preparative Meeting. The meeting split into Orthodox and Hicksite branches. The Orthodox branch was discontinued, then officially laid down 9mo1904.

Extent

1 Linear Feet (1 volumes)

Overview

Records of Macedon Preparative Meeting (Orthodox), 1838-1902. Includes men's and joint minutes 1838-1902.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes: 1.1 1838-1902.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.

Title
RECORDS OF MACEDON PREPARATIVE MEETING (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

Find It at the Library

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