Newtown Monthly Meeting (Bucks County, Pa.) Records
Scope and Contents
Records include: Hicksite and United minutes since 1926; Hicksite and United vital records, 1924-1973; minutes and other papers of the Meeting on Worship and Ministry, 1926-1966; newsletter; miscellaneous papers, etc. Minutes 1993-2012 are digital; files are accessible to TriCollege accounts or on-campus users.
- 1924 - 2021
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
Newtown Monthly Meeting was established in 1926 by Bucks Quarterly Meeting (Hicksite) out of Makefield Monthly Meeting. Newtown became a united meeting by its affiliation with Burlington and Bucks Quarterly Meeting (Orthodox) in 1946. This is currently an active monthly meeting.
15 Linear Feet
This collection is stored at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Newtown Monthly Meeting (Bucks County, Pa.) Records
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
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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 or requesting reproductions from Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College Library