Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

Summary Information

Repository:
Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
Creator:
Housatonic Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : New Milford, Conn.)
Title:
Housatonic Monthly Meeting Records
ID:
QM/NY/H653
Date [inclusive]:
1957-2016
Physical Description:
1 Linear Feet
Language of the Material:
English
These records are entirely in English
Abstract:
Records of Housatonic Monthly Meeting and its predecessors, Housatonic Preparative Meeting and Newtown Preparative Meeting, 1957-ongoing. Includes: Minutes 1957-2016 (with some gaps) and Newsletters 1992-1995.

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Biographical / Historical

Newtown Preparative Meeting was established in 1957 as part of Wilton Monthly Meeting. In 1969 the meeting changed its name to Housatonic, and was granted Monthly Meeting status by Purchase Quarterly Meeting in 1971. This meeting remains active to date.

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Scope and Contents

Records of Housatonic Monthly Meeting and its predecessors, Housatonic Preparative Meeting and Newtown Preparative Meeting, 1957-ongoing. Includes: Minutes 1957-2013 and Newsletters 1992-1995.

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Arrangement

Divided into Series: Minutes: 1.1 1957-1968, 1.2 1968-1977, 1.3 1978-1992, 1.4 1993-97 (gaps), 1.5 1998-99, 1.6 2000-01, 1.7 2002-3, 1.8 2004 (gaps), 1.9 2005-06, 1.10 2007-08, 1.11 2009-10, 1.12 2011-2013 5mo, 1.13 2013 6mo-12mo; Newsletter: 2.1 1992-1994, State of Meeting reports: 2.2 1978-80, 1983, 1985.

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Administrative Information

Publication Statement

Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

friends@swarthmore.edu or hc-special@haverford.edu

Revision Description

This electronic finding aid was updated in Summer 2016 by Abdulrezak Kemal in preparation for importing into ArchivesSpace, to conform to current markup standards and the ArchivesSpace data model. 2016

Conditions Governing Access

Where available, access is through microfilm.

Conditions Governing Use

Information on reproduction policies available in the library.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.

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Controlled Access Headings

  • Society of Friends -- Connecticut
  • Housatonic Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : 1969-1971 : New Milford, Conn.)
  • Newtown Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : 1957-1969 : Newtown, Conn.)
  • Housatonic Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : New Milford, Conn.)
  • Housatonic Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : 1969-1971 : New Milford, Conn.)
  • Newtown Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : 1957-1969 : Newtown, Conn.)

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Collection Inventory

Business Meeting

Minutes, 1957-1968

Physical Description: 1 binder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/H653 1.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY266
Minutes, 1968-1977

Physical Description: 1 binder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/H653 1.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY266
Minutes, 1978-1992

Physical Description: 1 fol.

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/H653 1.3

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY266
Minutes, 1993-1997 (gaps)

Physical Description: 1 fol.

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/H653 1.4

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
Minutes, 1998-2003

Physical Description: 3 fols.

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/H653 1.5-1.7

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
Minutes, 2004 (gaps)

Physical Description: 1 fol.

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/H653 1.8

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
Minutes, 2005-2013 5mo

Physical Description: 4 fols.

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/H653 1.8-1.12

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
Minutes, 2014

Physical Description: 1 folder

Physical Location: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation:United

Call Number: RG2/NY/H653 1.14

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore:No Film
Minutes, 2015

Physical Description: 1 folder

Physical Location: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation:United

Call Number: RG2/NY/H653 1.15

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore:No Film
Minutes, 2016

Physical Description: 1 folder

Physical Location: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/H653

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Miscellaneous

Newsletter, 1992-1994

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/H653 2.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
State of Meeting reports, 1978-80, 1983, 1985

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/H653 2.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film

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