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Maury River Friends Meeting Records

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Held at: Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College [Contact Us]

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in their reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

Overview and metadata sections

Maury River Monthly Meeting was established as a monthly meeting in 1990. Members met as a preparative meeting called Lexington from 1986 until 1mo 1990.

Records of Maury River Friends Meeting, 1965-2022. Includes minutes, newsletters, and miscellaneous records, including some member information from the 2010s. Also includes the minutes of Lexington Preparative Meeting, 1986-1990.

Minutes 2012-2022 are digital only. Digital files are accessible to TriCollege accounts or on-campus users.

Deposit, Maury River Friends Meeting. Some digital records from the 2010s deposited by Wayne Finegar, General Secretary of Baltimore Yearly Meeting, in 2020.

Publisher
Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
Finding Aid Date
2009
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Access may be provided via digital or microfilm copy, per repository policy. Digital files are accessible to TriCollege accounts or on-campus users.

Collection Inventory

RG2/B/M42. Apportionment Questionnaire responses and community statistics to BYM (digital), 2011-2013.
Physical Description

4 PDF files

Physical Location

Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

RG2/B/M42. Vital Statistics report to BYM Interchange (digital), 2001.
Physical Description

1 PDF file

Physical Location

Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

RG2/B/M42. Directory (digital), 2017.
Physical Description

1 PDF file

Physical Location

Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

RG2/B/M42 1.1-1.13. Minutes, 1986-2002.
Scope and Contents

Includes minutes of Lexington Preparative Friends Meeting, 1986-1990 1mo. Missing minutes from 2000 4mo, 9mo-11mo.

Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in the following location:

  1. Swarthmore: No Film
Physical Description

13 folders in 1 box

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: United

Physical Location

Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

RG2/B/M42 1.14-1.17. Minutes and Newsletters, 2008-2011.
Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in the following location:

  1. Swarthmore: No Film
Physical Description

4 folders

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: United

Physical Location

Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

RG2/B/M42. Minutes (digital), 2012-2018.
Physical Description

7 digital files (PDF)

Physical Location

Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

RG2/B/M42. Minutes (digital), 2019.
Physical Description

9 PDF files

Physical Location

Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

RG2/B/M42. Minutes (digital), 2022.
Scope and Contents

Maury River combined all of the year's records for deposit into a single PDF. It includes business minutes, reports to the business meeting from various committees (Meetinghouse, Ministry and Counsel, Youth Religious Education, Peace and Justice, etc.) and some financial reports. Some duplication is present within the file.

Physical Description

1 PDF file

RG2/B/M42 2.1. Newsletters, 1992-2001.
Scope and Contents

Some gaps.

Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in the following location:

  1. Swarthmore: No Film
Physical Description

1 folder

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: United

Physical Location

Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

RG2/B/M42. Newsletters (digital), 2010-2015.
Physical Description

51 PDF files

Physical Location

Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

RG2/B/M42 2.2. Architect Drawings for Construction Projects, 2001-2004 and n.d.
Physical Description

1 folder

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: United

Physical Location

Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

RG2/B/M42 2.3. History of Building, 1965-1996 & n.d.
Scope and Contents

With gaps.

Physical Description

1 folder

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: United

Physical Location

Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

RG2/B/M42 2.4. Purchase of Meeting House, 1993-1995.
Scope and Contents

With gaps.

Physical Description

1 folder

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: United

Physical Location

Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

RG2/B/M42. Spiritual State of the Meeting reports (digital), 2011-2018.
Scope and Contents

Lacking 2016

Physical Description

7 PDF files

Physical Location

Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

RG2/B/M42. Minute on Right Relationship with Creation (digital), 2012.
Physical Description

1 PDF file

Physical Location

Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

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