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Riverside Friends Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-R575

Scope and Contents

Records of Riverside Friends Meeting, 1930-63. Includes minutes, 1930-61, and a guest book, 1957-63.

Dates

  • 1930-1963

Creator

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Where available, access is through microfilm.

Copyright and Rights Information

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Biographical / Historical

Riverside Friends Meeting was established by Harry Emerson Fosdick at the Riverside Church in 1930 as a completely unaffiliated meeting. It continued to meet until 1970, when it was laid down due to lack of attendance.

Extent

1 Linear Feet (3 volumes)

Language

English

Overview

Records of Riverside Friends Meeting, 1930-63. Includes minutes, 1930-61, and a guest book, 1957-63.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes: 1.1 1930-31, 1.2 1931-61; Guest Book: 2.1 1954-63.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.

Title
RECORDS OF RIVERSIDE FRIENDS MEETING
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