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Nine Partners Quarterly Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-N573

Scope and Contents

Record of Nine Partners Quarterly Meeting and its Hicksite and Orthodox predecessors, 1783-ongoing. Includes men's, joint and women's minutes, 1783-ongoing, Ministers and Elders minutes, 1783-1947, Young Friends records 1917-77, account books 1920-61, and miscellaneous records.

Dates

  • 1783-1990

Creator

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Where available, access is through microfilm.

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Biographical / Historical

Nine Partners Quarterly Meeting was established by New York Yearly Meeting in 1783. Cornwall Quarterly Meeting was set off from Nine Partners Quarterly Meeting in 1816. Both Quarterly Meetings split into Hicksite and Orthodox branches in 1828. The Hicksite Cornwall Quarterly Meeting was laid down in 1846. Hicksite Nine Partners Quarterly Meeting became Nine Partners Half-Yearly Meeting in 1888. The Orthodox Cornwall Quarterly Meeting merged with the Nine Partners Quarterly meeting to become Cornwall-Nine Partners Quarterly Meeting in 1950. In 1959 Cornwall-Nine Partners Quarterly Meeting united with Nine Partners Half-Yearly Meeting to become Nine Partners Quarterly.

Extent

7.8 Linear Feet (45 volumes)

Language

English

Overview

Record of Nine Partners Quarterly Meeting, 1783-ongoing. Includes men's, joint and women's minutes, 1783-ongoing, Ministers and Elders minutes, 1783-1947, Young Friends Records 1917-77, account books 1920-61, and miscellaneous records.

Arrangement

Divided into series: 1. Minutes; 2. Women's minutes; 3. Ministers and Elders; 4. Financial and Property records; 5. Committees; 6. Miscellaneous.

Physical Location

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Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.

General

Vol. 4.2 contains Ministers'and Elders' Minutes for Western Monthly Meeting, 1843-70.

Title
RECORDS OF NINE PARTNERS, CORNWALL AND NINE PARTNERS-CORNWALL QUARTERLY MEETINGS
Subtitle
An Inventory of 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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