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Lansdowne Friends School records

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-132

Scope and Contents

The collection contains School Committee minutes, financial records, reports, and correspondence.

Dates

  • Creation: 1994 - 2012

Creator

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Collection is open for research.

Copyright and Rights Information

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Biographical / Historical

The Lansdowne Friends School was established in 1902 by members of the Lansdowne Friends Meeting and was incorporated in 1979. The school is governed by a School Committee appointed by the Monthly Meeting. It is guided by its mission of providing a "challenging educational program guided by Quaker values, especially those of respect for all people and peaceful problem solving."

Extent

.75 Linear Feet (1.5 letter-size Hollinger boxes.)

Language

English

Arrangement

The collection is arranged by series and then chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was deposited by John McKinstry, Head of the School, in October of 2018.

Separated Materials

Reports of the Lansdowne Friends School Committee, 1965-1989, form part of the records of Lansdowne Monthly Meeting.

Processing Information

Alison Sielaff processed the collection in November of 2018.

Title
Lansdowne Friends School Records
Author
Finding aid created by Alison Sielaff in 2018.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

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