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New York Yearly Meeting album collection

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-PA-099

Scope and Contents

Nine albums, collected by New York Yearly Meeting from various sources, include photographs, notes, poems/letters, and a few maps, as well as portrait albums featuring several prominent New York Quakers.

Dates

  • 1801 - 1976

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

This collection is available for research use.

Copyright and Rights Information

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Biographical / Historical

The New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) is the organizational body for Meetings in New York State and parts of Connecticut and New Jersey. They gather yearly for specially focused meetings and other communal activities.

Extent

1 Cubic Feet (4 boxes)

Language

English

Overview

Nine albums, collected by New York Yearly Meeting from various sources, include photographs, notes, poems/letters, and a few maps, as well as portrait albums featuring several prominent New York Quakers.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of New York Yearly Meeting, 1997

Separated Materials

Album Nine: Know Your Yearly Meeting, 1923-1926 was removed to PA 159 (Grace Tower Warren New York Yearly Meeting albums).

Author
Zoe Peyton Jones
Date
2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

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