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:
South Glens Falls Friends Monthly Meeting (1955-1974 : South Glens Falls, N.Y.)
Title:
South Glens Falls Friends Monthly Meeting Records
ID:
QM/NY/S673
Date [inclusive]:
1847-1969
Physical Description:
1.5 Linear Feet (33 volumes, 3 folders, and 1 box)
Language of the Material:
English
These records are entirely in English
Abstract:
Records of South Glens Falls Monthly Meeting and its predecessors. Includes minutes 1847-1959, vital records 1863-1932, and miscellaneous 1923-69. Also included are records of Christian Endeavor, Women's Foreign Missionary Society, Ladies Aid, Friends Sunday/Sabbath School, Docas Society, Polyanna Class, and the Quaker Guild.

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Biographical / Historical

In 1855, Moreau Monthly Meeting was established with a membership of the former monthly meetings of Saratoga and Greenfield and of Moreau Preparative Meeting. In 1917 its name was changed to South Glens Falls. In 1974 it united with Glens Falls Monthly Meeting to form Adirondack Monthly Meeting.

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Scope and Contents

Records of South Glens Falls Monthly Meeting and its predecessors. Includes minutes 1847-1959, vital records 1863-1932, and miscellaneous 1923-69. Also included are records of Christian Endeavor, Women's Foreign Missionary Society, Ladies Aid, Friends Sunday School, Docas Society, Polyanna Class, and the Quaker Guild.

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Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes, Men's and Joint: 1.1 1876-1892, 1.2 1892-1908, 1.3 1909-1933, 1.4 1940-43, 1.5 1944-46, 1.6 1947-50, 1.7 1951-54, 1.8 1955-56, 1.9 1956-59, 1.10 1934-40; Minutes, Women: 2.1 1847-75; Vital Records: 3.1 1863-1932, 3.2 1891-1906, 3.3 1906-56; Misc: 4.1 1923-69, 4.2 1938-56, 4.3 1944-47, 4.4 1872-1950, 4.5 1934-1957, 4.6 1953-55, 4.7 1860; Christian Endeavor: 5.1 Roll, 1909, 5.2 1909-15, 5.3 Accounts 1909-13; Women's Foreign Missionary Society: 6.1 Accounts 1928-41, 6.2 Accounts 1941-48; Friends Sunday School: 7.1 Roll 1904-05, 7.2 Roll 1909-11, 7.3 Roll 1911-12, 7.4 1912-14, 7.5 Minutes 1916-20, 7.6 Receipts 1912-14, 7.7 Library Catalog 1915, 7.8 Sabbath School records 1877-78; Dorcas Society: 8.1 1920-25, 8.2 1925-27; Ladies Aid: 9.1 1926-55; Polyanna Class: 10.1 1919-22; Quaker Guild: 1948-55.

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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) -- Saratoga County
  • Moreau Monthly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1855-1917 : South Glens Falls, N.Y.)
  • Saratoga Monthly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1855 : Halfmoon, N.Y.). Women's meeting
  • South Glens Falls Friends Monthly Meeting (Orthodox : 1917-1955 : South Glens Falls, N.Y.)
  • Moreau Monthly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1855-1917 : South Glens Falls, N.Y.)
  • South Glens Falls Friends Monthly Meeting (1955-1974 : South Glens Falls, N.Y.)
  • South Glens Falls Friends Monthly Meeting (Orthodox : 1917-1955 : South Glens Falls, N.Y.)

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General

Volume 2.1 includes women's minutes of Saratoga Monthly Meeting (Orthodox), 1847-55.

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Collection Inventory

Vital Records

Register: Recorder's Blanks, 1863-1932

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 3.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY440
Register, 1891-1906

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 3.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY441
Miscellaneous membership records, 1906-1956

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 3.3

Scope and Contents: Includes membership lists, removals, membership requests, etc.

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Men's Meeting and Joint

Minutes, 1876-1892

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 1.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY439
Minutes, 1892-1908

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 1.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY439
Minutes, 1909-1933

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 1.3

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY439
Minutes, 1940-43

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 1.4

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY440
Minutes, 1944-46

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 1.5

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY440
Minutes, 1947-50

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 1.6

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY440
Minutes, 1951-54

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 1.7

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY440
Minutes, 1955-56

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 1.8

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY440
Minutes, 1956-59

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 1.9

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY440
Minutes, 1934-40

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 1.10

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY440

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Women's Meeting

Minutes, 1847-1875

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 2.1

Scope and Contents: Contains women's minutes of Saratoga Monthly Meeting, 1847-1855.

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY440

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Committees

Christian Endeavor Society

Roll, 1909

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 5.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY439
Roll, 1909-15

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 5.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY
Accounts, 1909-13

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 5.3

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY439

Women's Foreign Missionary Society

Accounts, 1928-41

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 6.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY441
Accounts, 1941-48

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 6.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY441

Friends Sunday School

Roll, 1904-05

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 7.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY439
Roll, 1909-11

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 7.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY439
Roll, 1911-12

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 7.3

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY439
Roll, 1912-14

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 7.4

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY439
Minutes, 1916-20

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 7.5

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY439
Receipts, 1912-14

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 7.6

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY439
Library Catalog, 1915

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 7.7

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY439
Moreau Sabbath School records (copy), 1877--1878

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 7.8

Dorcas Society

Minutes, 1920-25

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 8.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY441
Minutes, 1925-27

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 8.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY441

Ladies Aid

1926-55

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 9.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY441

Polyanna Class

1919-22

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 10.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY441

Quaker Guild

1948-55

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 11.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY441

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Miscellaneous

Scrap book Attendance Record, 1923-69

Physical Description: 1 binder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 4.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY441
State of the Society Reports, 1938-56

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 4.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY441
NE Area Young Friends Minutes Scrapbook, 1944-47

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 4.3

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY441
Miscellaneous Papers, 1872-1950

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: United

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 4.4

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY441
Miscellaneous Papers, 1934-1957

Physical Description: 8 fol.

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 4.5

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY441
Count of Members and Nonmembers who helped dig a basement in the Church, 1953-1955

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 4.6

Scope and Contents: From the Notebook of Lurena L. Ward.

Catalog of Books in Moreau Preparative Meeting, 1860

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/NY/S673 4.7

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