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:
Troy Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : 1804-ca. 1882 : Troy, N.Y.)
Title:
Troy Preparative Meeting Records
ID:
QM/NY/T757
Date [inclusive]:
1804-1877
Physical Description:
0.5 Linear Feet (5 volumes)
Language of the Material:
English
These records are entirely in English
Abstract:
Records of Troy Preparative Meeting, 1804-77. Includes minutes 1804-77 and financial records 1852-76.

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Biographical / Historical

Troy Preparative Meeting was established in 1804. In the 1828 Separation the meeting affiliated with New York Yearly Meeting (Hicksite). The meeting appears to have been laid down in 1881 or 1882, although there is no direct mention in the monthly meeting minutes.

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Scope and Contents

Records of Troy Preparative Meeting, 1804-77. Includes minutes 1804-77 and financial records 1852-76.

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Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes: 1.1 1804-38, 1.2 1838-76,1.3 1868-77; Women's minutes: 2.1 1804-37; Treasurer's books: 3.1 1852-64, 3.2 1860-76, 3.3 1864-75.

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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) -- Rensselaer County
  • Troy Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : 1804-ca. 1882 : Troy, N.Y.)

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Collection Inventory

Men's Meeting and Joint

Minutes, 1804-38

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/T757 1.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY448
Minutes, 1838-76

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/T757 1.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY448
Minutes (rough, loose), 1868 4mo-1877 1mo

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation:Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/T757 1.3

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Women's Meeting

Minutes, 1804-37

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/T757 2.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY448

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Financial Records

Financial records, 1864-1875

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation:Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/T757 3.3

Treasurer's Book, 1852-64

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/T757 3.1

Scope and Contents: Only contains text on pages 1-8.

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY448
Treasurer's Book, 1860-76

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/T757 3.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY448

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