Old Chatham Monthly Meeting Records
Scope and Contents
Records of Old Chatham Monthly Meeting, 1963-2012. Includes minutes 1963-1989 & 1996-2012, records of former members, 1963-1990, newsletters, 1990-1995, and records of space use at Powell House, 1984-88.
Limitations on Accessing the Collection
Where available, access is through microfilm.
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Biographical / Historical
Old Chatham Monthly Meeting was established in 1963 by Quaker Street Half-Yearly Meeting. It continues to meet under the auspices of Northeastern Regional Meeting.
1.5 Linear Feet
Records of Old Chatham Monthly Meeting, 1963-2004. Includes minutes 1963-1989 & 1996-2012, records of former members, 1963-1990, newsletters, 1990-1995, and records of space at Powell House, 1984-88.
Divided into series: Minutes: 1.1 1963-1977, 1.2 1977-1984, 1.3 1986-1989, 1.4 1996-2004; Vital records: 2.1 Records of former members 1963-1990; Newsletter: 3.1 1990-1995; Miscellaneous: 4.1 Powell House 1984-88.
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Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- RECORDS OF OLD CHATHAM MONTHLY MEETING
- An Inventory of Its Records at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
- Inventory prepared by: FHL Staff
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
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