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:
Milton Executive Meeting (Society of Friends : Milton, Ulster County, N.Y.)
Creator:
Marlborough Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : ca. 1780-1828 : Marlborough, N.Y.)
Creator:
Marlborough Preparative Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1888 : Milton, Ulster County, N.Y.)
Title:
Milton Executive Meeting Records
ID:
QM/NY/M596
Date [inclusive]:
1820-1963
Physical Description:
0.7 Linear Feet (10 volumes and 1 folder)
Language of the Material:
English
These records are entirely in English
Abstract:
Records of Milton Executive Meeting and its predecessors, Milton Preparative Meeting (Orthodox) and Marlborough Preparative Meeting (pre-Separation and Orthodox), 1820-1963.

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Biographical / Historical

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.

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Scope and Contents

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

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Arrangement

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.

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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 -- New York (State) -- Ulster County
  • Milton Preparative Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : Milton, Ulster County, N.Y.)
  • Marlborough Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : ca. 1780-1828 : Marlborough, N.Y.)
  • Marlborough Preparative Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1888 : Milton, Ulster County, N.Y.)
  • Milton Executive Meeting (Society of Friends : Milton, Ulster County, N.Y.)
  • Milton Preparative Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : Milton, Ulster County, N.Y.)

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Collection Inventory

Men's Meeting and Joint

Minutes, 1828-1833

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/M596 1.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
Minutes, 1833-1845

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/M596 1.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
Minutes, 1845-1856

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/M596 1.3

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
Minutes, 1876-1901

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/M596 1.4

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
Minutes, 1902-1921

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/M596 1.5

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY303
Minutes, 1921-1963

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/M596 1.6

Scope and Contents: Includes financial records

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY303

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Women's Meeting

Women's minutes, 1820-1837

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Pre/Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/M596 2.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
Women's minutes, 1837-1862

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/M596 2.2

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

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
Women's minutes, 1863-1882

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/M596 2.3

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film

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Committees

Milton Young People's Society of Christian Endeavor

Minutes, 1896-1908

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/M596 3.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY303

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Finance and Property

Sale of Highland Mills Meeting House and Property, 1860-1938

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/M596 4.1

Plattekill (Valley) Property records, 1918-1973

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/M596 4.2

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Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous records of Plattekill Meeting, 1841-1926 and undated

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/M596

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