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Friends Collection and College Archives: Collection Policy

For detailed information about archival & genealogy collection availability check the archives home page.

Collection Policy

Earlham Friends Collection and College Archives collects:

  1. Records and other materials relating to Indiana Yearly Meeting, Western Yearly Meeting (Orthodox or Friends United Meeting), Northern Yearly Meeting, and the New Association of Friends..
  2. Records and other materials relating to Friends United Meeting (formerly the Five Years Meeting of Friends).
  3. Materials relating to the history of Earlham College and the Earlham School of Religion.
  4. Materials relating to the history of Richmond, Indiana, and adjacent areas.  Morrisson-Reeves Library in Richmond is a good starting point to discover Richmond archival material.
  5. Materials relating to the life and history of Quakers in the Midwest (Western Pennsylvania to Iowa and Kansas)
  6. Quaker genealogical material, published and unpublished.
  7. Quaker publications of all kinds, including books, pamphlets, periodicals, and yearly meeting minutes.

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