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Women in charitable work

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Delaware County Jail matron's diaries

 Collection
Identifier: L210
Scope and Contents The collection consists of work diaries of an unidentified jail matron in Muncie, Delaware County, Indiana during the years 1935-1938. The matron’s responsibilities primarily involved relief assistance to the poor in Muncie, rather than work with jail inmates. The diaries detail the amount of relief given each day and name who received the aid.

Ida Husted Harper papers

 Collection — Folder S0595
Identifier: S0595
Scope and Contents This collection contains Ida Husted Harper's manuscript, The Associated Work of the Women of Indiana. The handwritten manuscript is 140 pages long and contains 45 chapters that relate information and statistics regarding the many missionary societies, temperance unions, literary clubs, and other organizations managed by women in Indiana up to April 1893. The collection also includes a letter sent by Mrs. Harper to Ed Hawkins regarding the publishing of her...

Indianapolis Council of Women collection

 Collection
Identifier: L516
Scope and Contents This collection includes board and general assembly meeting minutes, treasurer documents, roll books, president's books and yearbooks from the Indianapolis Council of Women ranging from 1892 to 2018. Also included are administrative records from the Indiana State Council of Women ranging from 1929 to 1995.

Social Service Advisory Committee collection

 Collection — Folder S1617
Identifier: S1617
Scope and Contents This collection comprises meeting notes, a list of committee members, and a history concerning the Social Service Advisory Committee ranging from 1917 to 1929 in Indianapolis, Indiana. There is also a certificate of dissolution for the Social Service of the Indianapolis City Dispensary on June 7, 1929.