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Philadelphia Quaker Women was a organization, informal in structure and membership, which worked with the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends to address the concerns of women. It was laid down in 1970. This collection contains minutes, financial reports, correspondence, and miscellaneous material, 1961-1971.
This collection contains minutes, financial reports, correspondence, and miscellaneous material, 1961-1971, relating to Philadelphia Quaker Women, an organization, informal in structure and membership, which worked with the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends to address the concerns of women.
The collection is divided into four series:
- Minutes of the Executive Board
- Financial reports
- Miscellaneous material, including audio tapes
Donor: Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, 1975
Donor: Mary Mangelsdorf, 1984
Sorted and filed in document box and placed with RG 4. Three tape recordings removed and cataloged with Tape Recordings. Gavel and Cut for letterhead placed in relics.
Three tape recordings, originally part of the collection, were removed and cataloged with Tape Recordings. Also, Gavel and Cut for letterhead placed in relics.
- Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
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- FHL staff
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- Encoding made possible by a grant by the Gladys Kriebel Delmas Foundation to the Philadelphia Consortium of Special Collections Libraries
- Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research.
- Use Restrictions
Permission to reuse, publish, or reproduce items in this collection beyond the bounds of Fair Use or other exemptions to copyright law must be obtained from the copyright holder or their heirs/assigns. See http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC-RUU/1.0/.
Minutes included Evalyn K. Balderston, Elaine E. Bell, Virginia Berlinger, Rachel Cadbury, Frances G. Conrow, Joy M. Cronk, Edith M. Darnell, Elizabeth A.W. Furnas, Jean Hollingshead.