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
Title:
Haddonfield Preparative Meeting Records
ID:
QM/Ph/H330
Date [inclusive]:
1838-1941
Physical Description:
2.75 Linear Feet
Language of the Material:
English

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Biographical / Historical

Haddonfield Preparative Meeting was established in 1717. In 1827, after the Hicksite Separation in Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, the preparative meeting split into Hicksite and Orthodox branches. Haddonfield Preparative Meeting (Orthodox) was discontinued in 1920. In 1953, Haddonfield Preparative Meeting (Hicksite) was merged into the body of trustees of Haddonfield Monthly Meeting.

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Scope and Contents

Records of Haddonfield Preparative Meeting, 1820-1953, include: men's meeting minutes, 1820-1826; Hicksite men's meeting and joint session minutes, 1848-1953; Orthodox men's meeting minutes, 1826-1920; Hicksite women's meeting minutes, 1838-1856, 1864-1903; Orthodox women's meeting minutes, 1884-1917; women's account books, 1906-1919; Orthodox financial records, 1820-1902.

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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. This finding aid was updated by Madison Arnold-Scerbo in 2017. 2017

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Access is through microfilm, if available.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright has not been assigned to the Repositories All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to the individual Meeting or its successor. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Repositories as the holder(s) of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by reader.

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Controlled Access Headings

  • Society of Friends -- New Jersey -- Camden County
  • Society of Friends -- New Jersey -- Haddonfield
  • Haddonfield Preparative Meeting Society of Friends : 1717-1827)
  • Haddonfield Preparative Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1953)
  • Haddonfield Preparative Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1920)
  • Haddonfield Preparative Meeting Society of Friends : 1717-1827)

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Collection Inventory

Men's Meeting and Joint

Biographical / Historical: Official records of proceedings kept for all Quaker business meetings. Only Quakers could participate. Beginning at the end of the 19th century, men and women ceased to hold separate business meetings, meeting instead in joint session.

Minutes, 1820-1826

Physical Description: 1 v. ([40]p.)

Physical Location: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Pre-Separation

Call Number: RG2/Ph/H33 1.1

Scope and Contents: Minutes of the pre-Separation men's meeting from 4mo 6, 1820 to 4mo 6, 1826.

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
  • Haverford: No Film
Minutes, 1826-1832

Physical Description: 1 volume

Physical Location: Haverford College Quaker and Special Collections

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Pre-Separation/Orthodox

Call Number: HC.PhM.H330.01.001 (1250/P4.6)

Scope and Contents: Volumes are: 1826-1832, 1832-1842, 1842-1848, 1848-1853, 1854-1867, 1867-1874.

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
  • Haverford: No Film
Minutes, 1874-1913

Physical Description: 1 volume

Physical Location: Haverford College Quaker and Special Collections

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: HC.PhM.H330.01.007 (1250/P4.4)

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
  • Haverford: No Film
Minutes, 1913-1920

Physical Description: 1 volume

Physical Location: Haverford College Quaker and Special Collections

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: HC.PhM.H330.01.008 (1250/P4.5)

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
  • Haverford: No Film
Minutes, 1848-1941

Physical Description: 3 v.

Physical Location: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/Ph/H33 1.2-1.4

Scope and Contents: Minutes of the Hicksite men's meeting and later, of joint sessions with women as follows: 1.2 1848-1884, 1.3 1884-1907, and 1.4 1926-1941. Minutes (1941-1953) with: Haddonfield Monthly Meeting (Hicksite) minutes, 1947-1952 (MR-Ph246).

General Note: Joint sessions in which men and women met together for business began on 12mo 6 1903.

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-Ph248
  • Haverford: No Film
Minutes, 1832-1842

Physical Description: 1 folder

Physical Location: Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: HC.PhM.H330.01.002 (1250/P4.6)

Minutes, 1842-1847

Physical Description: 1 folder

Physical Location: Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: HC.PhM.H330.01.003 (1250/P4.6)

Minutes, 1848-1853

Physical Description: 1 folder

Physical Location: Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: HC.PhM.H330.01.004 (1250/P4.6)

Minutes, 1854-1867

Physical Description: 1 folder

Physical Location: Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: HC.PhM.H330.01.005 (1250/P4.6)

Minutes, 1863-1876

Physical Description: 1 folder

Physical Location: Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: HC.PhM.H330.01.006 (1250/P4.6)

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Women's Meeting

Minutes, 1838-1903

Physical Description: 4 v.

Physical Location: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Hicksite

Call Number: RG2/Ph/H33 2.1-2.4

Scope and Contents: Minute books of the Hicksite women's meeting, 2.1 1838-1848, 2.2 1848-1856, 2.3 1864- 1881, 2.4 1881-1903.

General Note: Joint sessions with men began on 12mo 6, 1903.

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: Microfilm MR-Ph248
  • Haverford: No Film
Minutes, 1884-1896

Physical Description: 1 volume

Physical Location: Haverford College Quaker and Special Collections

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: HC.PhM.H330.02.001 (1250/P4.7)

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
  • Haverford: No Film
Minutes, 1896-1900

Physical Description: 1 volume

Physical Location: Haverford College Quaker and Special Collections

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: HC.PhM.H330.02.002 (1250/P4.8)

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
  • Haverford: No Film
Minutes, 1900-1917

Physical Description: 1 volume

Physical Location: Haverford College Quaker and Special Collections

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: HC.PhM.H330.02.003 (1250/P4.9)

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
  • Haverford: No Film

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Financial Records

Account Book [Women], 1906-1919

Physical Description: 1 volume

Physical Location: Haverford College Quaker and Special Collections

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: 1250/P4.13

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
  • Haverford: No Film
Treasurers' Account Ledger, 1895-1916

Physical Description: 1 volume

Physical Location: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/Ph/H321 1.1

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
  • Haverford: No Film
Treasurers' Account Ledger, 1913-1922

Physical Description: 1 volume

Physical Location: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/Ph/H321 1.2

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
  • Haverford: No Film
Receipts and other financial records, 1820-1895

Physical Description: 1 folder

Physical Location: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/Ph/H321 1.3

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
  • Haverford: No Film
Receipts and other financial records, 1896-1899

Physical Description: 1 folder

Physical Location: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Pre/Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/Ph/H321 1.4

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
  • Haverford: No Film
Receipts and other financial records, 1900-1902

Physical Description: 1 folder

Physical Location: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Orthodox

Call Number: RG2/Ph/H321 1.5

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
  • Haverford: No Film
Application of some of the inhabitants of Newton for part of the old meeting house, 1821

Physical Description: 1 folder

Physical Location: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College

Quaker Meeting Note: Affiliation: Pre

Call Number: RG2/Ph/H321 1.6

Microfilm availability:

  • Swarthmore: No Film
  • Haverford: No Film

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