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Guide to the Brooklyn Bureau of Community Service records ARC.129

128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11201
718-222-4111
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Collection processed by Patricia Glowinski and Weatherly Stephan

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on May 01, 2012
English. using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Descriptive Summary

 
Creator: Brooklyn Bureau of Charities.
Creator: Brooklyn Bureau of Community Service.
Creator: Brooklyn Bureau of Social Service.
Creator: Brooklyn Bureau of Social Services and Children's Aid Society.
Creator: Brooklyn Children's Aid Society.
Creator: Sheltering Arms Nursery (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Title: Brooklyn Bureau of Community Service records
Dates [inclusive]: circa 1860 to 1990
Abstract: The Brooklyn Bureau of Community Service records measure 30 linear feet and date from circa 1860 to 1990. In addition to the records of the Brooklyn Bureau of Community Service, the collection also contains records of four predecessor organizations, namely the Brooklyn Children's Aid Society, Sheltering Arms Nursery, Brooklyn Bureau of Charities, and Brooklyn Bureau of Social Service. Material in the collection include annual reports, publications, nursery and orphanage registers, minutes, correspondence, photographs, slides, and film.
Quantity: 30.0 Linear feet in three record cartons, three and a half manuscript boxes, and five oversize boxes. Plus BCCS records of 23 manuscript boxes, 3 scrapbooks, and photos (how much)?
Graphic materials [Box]: ARC.129 Lantern slides 1 of 3
Graphic materials [Box]: ARC.129 Lantern slides 2 of 3
Graphic materials [Box]: ARC.129 Lantern slides 3 of 3
Call Phrase: ARC.129
Sponsor: This collection was processed and described as part of the project, "Uncovering the Secrets of Brooklyn's 19th Century Past: Creation to Consolidation," funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources, with additional support from The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.