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Queensbury Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-Q447

Scope and Contents

Records of Queensbury Preparative Meeting of Friends and its predecessor, 1787-1863. Includes: Minutes 1787-1863.

Dates

  • 1787-1863

Creator

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Where available, access is through microfilm.

Copyright and Rights Information

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Biographical / Historical

Queensbury Preparative Meeting was established in 1787 as a part of Easton Monthly Meeting, having reportedly been allowed as a meeting of worship by Oblong Monthly Meeting since 1767. It became a part of Queensbury Monthly on its establishment in 1800.

Extent

0.33 Linear Feet (6 volumes)

Language

English

Overview

Records of Queensbury Preparative Meeting of Friends and its predecessor, 1787-1863. Includes: Minutes 1787-1863.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes (men's): 1.1 1812-1814, 1.2 1815-1820, 1.3 1832-1848, 1.4 1848-1860; Women's minutes: 2.1 1787-1795, 2.2 1850-1863.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.

Title
RECORDS OF QUEENSBURY 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

Most of the materials in this catalog are not digitized and can only be accessed in person. Please see our website for more information about visiting Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College Library