Bendersville Preparative Meeting Records
Held at: Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College [Contact Us]
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Overview and metadata sections
After the Separation of 1828, the few families from Warrington and Menallen Monthly Meeting who identified with the Orthodox came under the care of the Baltimore Monthly Meeting. Not until 1893 was a Preparative Meeting formed and a Meeting site procured for the Orthodox Friends in the village of Bendersville in Adams County, Pennsylvania. It was laid down in 1903.
Records of Bendersville Preparative Meeting, 1893-1905, including Men's Minutes, 1893-1903; Property Records, 1905; and Miscellaneous Papers, 1890-1891.
Divided into series: Men's Meeting and Joint; Property Records.
- Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
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- Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research. Access may be provided via digital or microfilm copy, per repository policy.
- Use Restrictions
Copyright has not been assigned to the Repository. 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.
12 miscellaneous items laid in, 1890-1891.
Available on microfilm in the following location:
- Haverford: No Film
- Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-B158
1 folderMaterial Specific Details
Affiliation: OrthodoxPhysical Location
Haverford College Quaker and Special Collections