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Maryland Preparative Meeting Records

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Maryland Preparative Meeting was established by the Hicksite branch of Butternuts Monthly Meeting in 1828. Butternuts Monthly Meeting changed its name to Laurens Monthly Meeting and reportedly was laid down in 1857. Maryland Preparative Meeting may have been laid at the same time.

Records of Maryland Preparative Meeting, 1829-1840. Includes men's minutes (clerk's drafts), 1849-55, women's minutes, 1829-1840, and burial grounds information 1969/88. Volume 1.1 also includes women's minutes/extracts, 1850-1853.

Divided into series: Men's Minutes: 1.1 Clerk's Drafts and Extracts 1849-1855; Women's Minutes: 2.1 1829-1840; Property records: 3.1 Burial grounds information, 1969/88.

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Deposit, 1997.

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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/M377 1.1. Clerk's Drafts and Extracts, 1849-1855.
Box RG2/NY/M 1
Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in the Library:

  1. Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY299
Physical Description

1 folder

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: Hicksite

RG2/NY/M377 2.1. Minutes, 1829-1840.
Box RG2/NY/M 1
Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in the Library:

  1. Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY299
Physical Description

1 volume in box

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: Hicksite

RG2/NY/M377 3.1. Burial grounds information, 1969/88.
Box RG2/NY/M 1
Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in the Library:

  1. Swarthmore: No Film
Physical Description

1 folder

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: United

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