Item #11514 Extracts from the Minutes of the Yearly Meeting of Women Friends, held in Philadelphia, by Adjournments from the Eleventh Day of the Fifth Month to the Fifteenth of the Same, Inclusive. Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, Elizabeth K. Eastburn, Clerk.

Extracts from the Minutes of the Yearly Meeting of Women Friends, held in Philadelphia, by Adjournments from the Eleventh Day of the Fifth Month to the Fifteenth of the Same, Inclusive.

Philadelphia: T. Elwood Zell, 1868. First edition. 12mo, original pink wrappers, 12 pages. Some soiling and wear; a light vertical crease; a very good copy. Item #11514

The summary of the deliberations of the Yearly Meeting. Of some interest is the minute on education and First-day classes, which here appear to be guardedly endorsed; this movement forward on educational questions was the beginning of a path that would eventually lead to the conference movement prevalent among the Hicksite Quakers toward the end of the 19th century.

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