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Friends Social Lyceum (Wilmington, De.)


Held at: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College [Contact Us]500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 19081

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the 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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Friends Social Lyceum, a Quaker social and study group, was established by 1872 in Wilmington, Delaware. Members met regularly to present papers and entertainment and discuss topics of mutual interest.

The collection contains two volumes of minutes, 1872-1882, of the Friends Social Lyceum (Wilmington, De), a Quaker social and study group.

Donor: Wilmington Monthly Meeting

The collection was included in the deposit of records of Wilmington Monthly Meeting.

Removed from meeting records of Wilmington Monthly Meeting and catalogued separately into Record Group 4.

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Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials are extremely fragile

Use Restrictions

Friends Historical Library believes all of the items in this collection to be in the Public Domain in the United States, and is not aware of any restrictions on their use. However, the user is responsible for making a final determination of copyright status before reproducing. See

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Scope and Contents

Note: Contents are very fragile.

Minutes, 1872-1876.
Box 1
Minutes, 1876-1882.
Box 1

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