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Poughkeepsie Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-P658

Scope and Contents

Records of Poughkeepsie Preparative Meeting (Orthodox). Includes: minutes (men's & joint), 1829-1902; women's minutes, 1855-1877.

Dates

  • 1829-1902

Creator

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Where available, access is through microfilm.

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Biographical / Historical

Poughkeepsie Preparative Meeting was established in 1819 as a part of Oswego Monthly Meeting, having been reportedly allowed as a meeting for worship in 1811. Poughkeepsie Preparative Meeting (Hicksite) was laid down in 1913. Poughkeepsie Preparative Meeting (Orthodox) ceased to meet sometime after 1902.

Extent

0.3 Linear Feet (5 volumes)

Language

English

Overview

Records of Poughkeepsie Preparative Meeting (Orthodox). Includes: minutes (men's & joint), 1829-1902; women's minutes, 1855-1877.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes (men's & joint): 1.1 1829-1848; 1.2 1848-1862; 1.3 1862-1902; women's minutes: 2.1 1855-1868, 2.2 1868-1877.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.

General

Joint sessions adopted in 1885.

Title
RECORDS OF POUGHKEEPSIE 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

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