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Old Haverford Monthly Meeting Records

 Collection — othertype: SW/Ph/O400
Identifier: QM-Ph-O400

Scope and Contents

Records include: Hicksite minutes since 1951; Hicksite vital records, including marriage papers, 1951-1982; membership records, 1950-1974 and 1950-1981; removals issued and received, and other papers concerning membership,1927-1984; newsletter.


  • Creation: 1927-1995


Conditions Governing Access

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

Conditions Governing Use

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

Haverford Monthly Meeting was established in 1950 by Philadelphia Quarterly Meeting (Hicksite) out of Haverford Preparative Meeting at the dissolution of Radnor Monthly Meeting. In 2mo 1951 the name of this meeting was changed to "Old Haverford." In 1955, as part of the redistribution of meetings brought about by organic union, the monthly meeting became part of the newly formed Haverford Quarterly Meeting. This is currently an active monthly meeting.


3 linear ft.

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Physical Location

This collection is stored at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College.

Immediate Source of Acquisition


Old Haverford Monthly Meeting Records
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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 repoductions from Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College Library