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Ferrisburgh Preparative Meeting of Friends (Orthodox) 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.

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Ferrisburgh Preparative Meeting was established by Nine Partners Monthly Meeting in 1792, and its first business sessions were held in 1793. Two branches were formed at the time of the Separation of 1828. Ferrisburgh Preparative Meeting (Hicksite) was laid down in 1846, at the same time as the monthly meeting. The Orthodox Preparative Meeting became inactive in the early 20th century, and the meeting house was sold before 1940.

Includes: men's minutes, 1793-1816 & 1828-1870, and women's minutes, 1828-1842.

Divided into series: Minutes (men's): 1.1 1793-1801, 1.2 1801-16, 1.3 1828-55, 1.4 1855-70; Women's minutes: 2.1 1828-42; Misc.: 3.1 List of library books.

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Deposit, 1997.

Publisher
Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
Finding Aid Author
Inventory prepared by: FHL Staff
Finding Aid Date
2007
Access Restrictions

Where available, access is through microfilm.

Use Restrictions

Information on reproduction policies available in the library.

Collection Inventory

RG2/NY/F459 1.1. Minutes, 1793-1801.
Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in the Library:

  1. Film MR-251
Physical Description

1 volume

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: Pre-Separation

RG2/NY/F459 1.2. Minutes, 1801-1816.
Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in the Library:

  1. Film MR-251
Physical Description

1 volume and 1 envelope of enclosures

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: Pre-Separation

RG2/NY/F459 1.3. Minutes, 1828-1855.
Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in the Library:

  1. Film MR-251
Physical Description

1 volume

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: Orthodox

RG2/NY/F459 1.4. Minutes, 1855-1870.
Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in the Library:

  1. Film MR-251
Physical Description

1 volume

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: Orthodox

RG2/NY/F459 2.1. Women's minutes, 1828-1842.
Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in the Library:

  1. Film MR-251
Physical Description

1 volume and 1 envelope of enclosures

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: Orthodox

RG2/NY/F459 3.1. List of library books, n.d.
Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in the Library:

  1. No film
Physical Description

1 folder

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: Orthodox

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