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Germantown Monthly Meeting Records

Identifier: QM-Ph-G300

Scope and Contents

Records of Germantown Monthly meeting, 1900-2002, include: vital records, 1900-2002; men’s minutes, 1906-1978; women’s minutes, 1906-1918; ministers’ and elders’ minutes, 1907-1954; financial records, 1907-1968; property records, 1945-1970s; assistance committee contributions, 1957-1962; Germantown Friends School Committee minutes, 1899-1997; library committee account books, 1945-1965; overseers’ minutes, 1907-1976; religious education committee notebooks; sewing group garment work record, 1931-1962; miscellaneous papers, 1914-1989.


  • 1906-2006

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Collection is open for research. Access may be provided via digital or microfilm copy, per repository policy.

Copyright and Rights Information

Copyright has not been assigned to the Repositories All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to the individual Meeting or its successor. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Repositories as the holder(s) of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by reader.

Biographical / Historical

Germantown Monthly Meeting was established in 1905 by Abington Quarterly Meeting (Orthodox) out of Germantown Preparative Meeting of Frankford Monthly Meeting. In 1955, this meeting was transferred to Philadelphia Quarterly Meeting.

This is currently an active monthly meeting.


12 Linear Feet



Immediate Source of Acquisition


RECORDS OF GERMANTOWN MONTHLY MEETING (47 West Coulter Street, Philadelphia, PA).
A Finding Aid for its Meeting Records Deposited in Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
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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