People's Institute records, 1883-1933, bulk (1897-1927)

Collection Data

Names
People's Institute (New York, N.Y.) (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1883 - 1933
Place Term: [New York, N.Y.]
Publisher: People's Institute
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2380
Topics
People's Institute (New York, N.Y.)
Political science--Study and teaching
Social settlements
Genres
Archival materials
Notes
Content: Collection consists of correspondence, memoranda, financial records, minutes, reports, photographs, printed matter, and other records related to the People's Institute. Trustee's records, 1897-1921, include draft of the Institute's constitution and correspondence and minutes. Correspondence, 1883-1927, is mainly from the Director's Office with some general correspondence. Core of the collection is made up of departmental subject files, 1897-1930, which contain correspondence, reports, legal papers, class rosters, fliers, and printed matter concerning the entire range of activities of the Institute. Photographs, 1910-1925, include prints, glass plate negatives and lantern slides documenting Institute functions. Collection also contains scrapbooks of clippings, 1901-1922; other printed matter; and half-tone printing blocks.
Type of Resource
Mixed material
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW 92-A286
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b11660963
Library of Congress Control Number : Ms 71000352
UUID: 4bef9a10-c6e0-012f-d56e-58d385a7bc34
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