Rye Preparative Meeting Records
Scope and Contents
Records of Rye Preparative Meeting, 1950-1997. Records include minutes and other papers arranged chronologically: 1989; 1950, 1957-65; 1966-84; 1985-97.
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Where available, access is through microfilm.
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Biographical / Historical
Rye Preparative Meeting was established in 1959, and continued under the care of Purchase Monthly Meeting. It became a worship group about 1997.
1 Linear Feet
Records of Rye Preparative Meeting, 1989-1997.
Divided into series: Miscellaneous : 1.1 1989; 1.2 1950, 1957-65; 1.3 1966-84; 1.4 1985-97 & n.d.
Vol. 1.1 ransferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997. Other records received from the Meeting in 2001.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Most of the records are stained with mold due to a leak in the meeting house. The Repository did an initial cleaning.
- RECORDS OF RYE PREPARATIVE MEETING
- An Inventory of Its Records at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
- Inventory prepared by: FHL Staff
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