Main content

Milton Executive Meeting Records (including Milton Preparative and Marlborough Preparative Meetings (Orthodox))

Notifications

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

A meeting for worship at Newmarlborough was allowed by Nine Partners Monthly Meeting in 1776; the preparative meeting was in existence before 1780. It was set off under Creek Monthly Meeting in 3mo 1782, and then to Cornwall, when it in turn was established in 1788. It became part of Marborough Monthly Meeting in 1804. The name of Marlborough Preparative Meeting (Orthodox) was changed to Milton in 1888. Milton Executive Meeting was laid down in 1963.

Records of Milton Executive Meeting and its predecessors, Milton Preparative Meeting (Orthodox) and Marlborough Preparative Meeting (pre-Separation and Orthodox), 1820-1963.

Divided into Series: Minutes (men's and joint): 1.1 1828-1833, 1.2 1833-1845, 1.3 1845-1856, 1.4 1876-1901, 1.5 1902-1921, 1.6 1921-1963; Women's minutes: 2.1 1820-1837, 2.2 1837-1862, 2.3 1863-1882; Milton Young People's Society of Christian Endeavor: 3.1 1896-1908; Finance and Property: 4.1 Sale of Highland Mills 1860-1938.

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/M596 1.1. Minutes, 1828-1833.
Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in the Library:

  1. Swarthmore: No Film
Physical Description

1 volume

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: Orthodox

RG2/NY/M596 1.2. Minutes, 1833-1845.
Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in the Library:

  1. Swarthmore: No Film
Physical Description

1 volume

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: Orthodox

RG2/NY/M596 1.3. Minutes, 1845-1856.
Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in the Library:

  1. Swarthmore: No Film
Physical Description

1 volume and 1 envelope of enclosures

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: Orthodox

RG2/NY/M596 1.4. Minutes, 1876-1901.
Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in the Library:

  1. Swarthmore: No Film
Physical Description

1 volume and 1 envelope of enclosures

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: Orthodox

RG2/NY/M596 1.5. Minutes, 1902-1921.
Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in the Library:

  1. Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY303
Physical Description

1 volume

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: Orthodox

RG2/NY/M596 1.6. Minutes, 1921-1963.
Scope and Contents

Includes financial records

Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in the Library:

  1. Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY303
Physical Description

1 volume and 1 envelope of enclosures

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: Orthodox

RG2/NY/M596 2.1. Women's minutes, 1820-1837.
Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in the Library:

  1. Swarthmore: No Film
Physical Description

1 volume

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: Pre/Orthodox

RG2/NY/M596 2.2. Women's minutes, 1837-1862.
Scope and Contents

First several pages pasted over with children's story; child's drawing inside front cover.

Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in the Library:

  1. Swarthmore: No Film
Physical Description

1 volume

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: Orthodox

RG2/NY/M596 2.3. Women's minutes, 1863-1882.
Box RG2/NY/M 2
Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in the Library:

  1. Swarthmore: No Film
Physical Description

1 volume in box

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: Orthodox

RG2/NY/M596 3.1. Minutes, 1896-1908.
Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in the Library:

  1. Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY303
Physical Description

1 volume

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: Orthodox

RG2/NY/M596 4.1. Sale of Highland Mills Meeting House and Property, 1860-1938.
Box RG2/NY/M 2
Physical Description

1 folder

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: Orthodox

RG2/NY/M596 4.2. Plattekill (Valley) Property records, 1918-1973.
Box RG2/NY/M 2
Physical Description

1 folder

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: Orthodox

RG2/NY/M596 5.1. Miscellaneous records of Plattekill Meeting, 1841-1926 and undated.
Box RG2/NY/M 2
Physical Description

1 folder

Material Specific Details

Affiliation: Orthodox

Print, Suggest