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Deptford Free School Society


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

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The Deptford Free School Society was a Quaker organization which established the Deptford Free School in Woodbury, New Jersey, in 1774. Beginning in 1805, the Society met annually at a business meeting to oversee the operation of the School. The property was conveyed to the City of Woodbury in 1893, due to declining enrollment.

The collection contains minutes, 1774-1893.

Donor: Francis P. Lee, 1961

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Collection Inventory

Minutes, 1774-1893.
Box 1

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