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Friends Meeting House at New Garden. Watercolor by John Collins, 1869. Image courtesy of the Friends Historical Collection, Guilford College, Greensboro, N.C.

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Painting of Friends Meeting House.

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1869 painting of the Friends Meeting House at New Garden by John Collins. The New Garden Meeting House was the meeting place of the group of Quakers who had settled at New Garden in Guilford County, North Carolina, by the 1740s.