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:
Westchester Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : Hicksite : 1828-1860 : Westchester, N.Y.)
Creator:
Westchester Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : 1787-1828 : Westchester, N.Y.)
Title:
Westchester Preparative Meeting Records
ID:
QM/NY/W473
Date [bulk]:
1797-1925
Physical Description:
1 Linear Feet (7 volumes and 1 folder)
Language of the Material:
English
These records are entirely in English
Abstract:
Records of Westchester Preparative Meeting, 1797-1860. Includes minutes, 1797-1860, and financial Records 1815-37.

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Biographical / Historical

Westchester Preparative Meeting was set off from Mamaroneck Preparative Meeting in 1787. In 1828 it divided into Hicksite and Orthodox branches. The Hicksite branch was laid down in 1860.

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Scope and Contents

Records of Westchester Preparative Meeting, 1797-1860. Includes minutes, 1797-1860, and financial Records 1815-37.

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Arrangement

Divided into series: Minutes: 1.1 1805-23, 1.2 1823-37, 1.3 1837-60; Women's minutes: 2.1 1797-1818, 2.2 1818-41, 2.3 1841-60; Property and Financial records: 3.1 1815-37, 3.2 1875-1925.

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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) -- Westchester County
  • Westchester Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : 1787-1828 : Westchester, N.Y.)
  • Westchester Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : Hicksite : 1828-1860 : Westchester, N.Y.)

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Collection Inventory

Men's Meeting and Joint

Minutes, 1805-1823

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Pre-Separation

Call Number: RG2/NY/W473 1.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY468
Minutes, 1823-1837

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Pre-Separation/Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/W473 1.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY469
Minutes, 1837-1860

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/W473 1.3

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY469

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Women's Meeting

Minutes, 1797-1818

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Pre-Separation

Call Number: RG2/NY/W473 2.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY469
Minutes, 1818-1841

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Pre-Separation/Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/W473 2.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY469
Minutes, 1841-1860

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/W473 2.3

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY469

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Financial and Property Records

Treasurer's Records, 1815-1837

Physical Description: 1 volume

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Pre-Separation/Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/W473 3.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-NY469
Property records, 1875-1925

Physical Description: 1 folder

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/NY/W473 3.2

Scope and Contents: Includes deeds and survey relative to the sale of the property.

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