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:
Scipio Executive Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1886-1924 : Scipio, N.Y.)
Creator:
Scipio Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1808-1828 : Scipio, N.Y.)
Title:
Scipio Executive Meeting Records
ID:
QM/NY/S383
Date [inclusive]:
1775-1924
Physical Description:
3 Linear Feet (11 volumes and 3 folders)
Language of the Material:
English
These records are entirely in English
Abstract:
Records of Scipio Executive Meeting of Friends (Hicksite) and its predecessor Scipio Monthly Meeting of Friends. Includes minutes 1827-1924, vital records 1775-1924, and miscellaneous 1824-1917.

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Biographical / Historical

Scipio Monthly Meeting was established in 1808 under Easton Quarterly Meeting. In 1828it divided into Hicksite and Orthodox branches. The Hicksite branch began to meet in joint sessions as Scipio Executive Meeting of Friends in 1886, which body continued until it was laid down in 1924.

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Scope and Contents

Records of Scipio Executive Meeting of Friends (Hicksite) and its predecessor Scipio Monthly Meeting of Friends. Includes minutes 1827-1924, vital records 1775-1924, and miscellaneous 1824-1917.

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Arrangement

Divided into series: Men's and Joint Minutes: 1.1 1838-56, 1.2 1856-1924, 1.3 1813-1893; Women's Minutes: 2.1 1827-52, 2.2 1852-69, 2.3 1870-86; Vital Records: 3.1 Register 1775-1921, 3.2 Removals 1825-35, 3.3 Removals/Marriages 1828-1924, 3.4 Births and Deaths 1828-68; Ministers' and Elders' Minutes: 4.1 1840-87, 4.2 1887-94; Miscellaneous: 5.1 1824-60, 5.2 1913-17.

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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) -- Cayuga County
  • Scipio Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1886 : Scipio, N.Y.)
  • Scipio Executive Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1886-1924 : Scipio, N.Y.)
  • Scipio Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1808-1828 : Scipio, N.Y.)
  • Scipio Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1886 : Scipio, N.Y.)

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Collection Inventory

Vital Records

Register, 1775-1921

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/S383 3.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY394
Removals, 1825-35

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/S383 3.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY394
Removals/Marriages, 1828-1924

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/S383 3.3

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-.
Births and Deaths, 1828-68

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/S383 3.4

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-.
Disownments, acknowledgements, removals, and other membership records, 1813-1893 and undated

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Pre and Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/S383 3.5

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Men's Meeting and Joint

Minutes, 1838-56

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/S383 1.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY136
Minutes, 1856-1924

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/S383 1.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY394

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Women's Meeting

Minutes, 1827-52

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/S383 2.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY137
Minutes, 1852-69

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/S383 2.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY394
Minutes, 1870-86

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/S383 2.3

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY394

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Worship and Ministry and its predecessors

Minutes, 1840-87

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/S383 4.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY394
Minutes, 1887-94

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/S383 4.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY394

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Miscellaneous

Queries, reports, and other miscellaneous records, 1824-1860

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Pre and Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/S383 5.1

Clerks' correspondence, 1913-1917 and undated

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/S383 5.2

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