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Penns Neck Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection — othertype: SW/Ph/P400
Identifier: QM-Ph-P400

Scope and Contents

Records include: Hicksite and pre-Separation men's meeting for business, 1796-1867, and women's minutes, 1842-1867.


  • Creation: 1796-1867


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

An indulged meeting at Upper Penns Neck was established in 1767by Salem Monthly Meeting. The care of this meeting was transferred to Pilesgrove Monthly Meeting in 1794. A meeting for worship and preparative meeting were established in 1796 by Salem Quarterly Meeting.


0.25 linear ft.

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Physical Location

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

Immediate Source of Acquisition


Penns Neck Preparative Meeting Records
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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