Pew committee minutes, 1774-1786

Metadata

Title

Pew committee minutes, 1774-1786

Alternative Title

First Presbyterian Church Pew Committee Records 1774-1786, Vol 1

Date

1774/1786

Digital Identifier

PHS.FirstPresbyterianChurchPewCommitteeRecords1774-1786_Vol1

Call Number

V M146 P477pm

Description

The minutes of the meetings of "the committee for regulating pews" from 1774 to 1786 include the meeting time, place, names of committee members present and business discussed, primarily the assignment of pews and collection of pew rents. Other topics discussed include the split with "Pine Street Church" (Third Presbyterian), fees for burials, and charitable assistance to widows.

Place

Pennsylvania--Philadelphia

Holding Institution

Presbyterian Historical Society

Extent

1 volume

Format (Original)

Format (Digital)

tiff

Rights

http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0/

Language

eng

Type

Text

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IIIF Manifest

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Rights Holder

Presbyterian Historical Society