Charities -- Indiana
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection includes a report from Lucile Meisel in South Bend, Indiana in 1932 regarding that year's work of the organization and a scrapbook of newspaper articles ranging from 1932 to 1939 regarding the work of the organization and the lives and deaths of the Civil War veterans living locally.
Collection — Folder S3338
Scope and Contents This collection comprises five reports from the Citizens' Child Welfare Study Committee during 1946-1949 regarding the needs and services provided for children and young adults in Marion County, particularly in the legal and educational systems. The "Survey Report of the Juvenile Aid Division, Indianapolis Police Department" provides statistics of arrests from 1938 to 1946, descriptions of facilities, and recommendations for changes. The "Survey Report of The Marion County Juvenile Court and...
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.
Item — Folder S1558
Scope and Contents This collection includes a certicate of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows of the State of Indiana, completed by M. K. Edwards, "Most Worthy Grand Master," appointing C. Frary as District Deputy Grand Master for District No. 211, on July 22, 1853.
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, reports, articles, and organizational histories from the Indiana Department of Public Welfare, previously Indiana State Board of Charities, ranging from 1847 to 1964 regarding charity work and welfare topics.
Collection — Folder S3106
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials ranging from 1915 to 1937, relating to various private and public schools throughout Indiana, including certificates and diplomas, announcements of commencement exercises, and a report card. Schools represented in the collection are: St. Joseph's Academy (Tipton, Indiana); Methodist Episcopal Sunday School (Edgewood, Indiana); Indianapolis Public Schools (Indianapolis, Indiana); Liberty and Washington Township Schools (Carbondale, Indiana); Jefferson Center...
Collection — Folder OB143
Collection — Folder S3339
Scope and Contents This collection includes five typed reports issued by Community Surveys, Inc. on August 15, 1947 to assist with decision-making for the budgeting of funds in 1948 by the Indianapolis Community Fund. The reports were issued for five local philanthropic organizations: (1) The Catholic Charities Bureau; (2) Children's Bureau of the Indianapolis Orphan Asylum; (3) The Family Service Association; (4) General Protestant Orphans Home; and (5) Lutheran Child Welfare Association.
Collection — Folder 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.
Collection — Folder S2406
Scope and Contents This collection includes a bound volume containing the records of the Soldiers Relief Society of La Porte County, Indiana ranging from 1861 to 1865. The book was created circa 1894 by Arthur W. Cochran from a 1869 copy made by his mother, H.V. (Andrew) Cochran, a member and assistant to the secretary of the society. The book contains the organization's constitution and an article about the society written for publication by the secretary. During the U.S. Civil War, the society sent a total of...