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Guide to the Emergency Shelter Records
1928-1988 (Bulk 1929-1975)
  MS 199

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New York, NY 10024
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Collection processed by Processed by Maurita Baldock

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on October 21, 2011
Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Emergency Shelter, Inc.
Title: Emergency Shelter Records
Dates: 1928-1988 (Bulk 1929-1975)
Abstract: The collection documents the history of a men's homeless shelter that existed in Manhattan from 1929-1990. It includes photographs, slides, brochures, flyers, scrapbooks, letters, articles, and reports.
Quantity: 6.5 Linear feet (13 archival boxes and one oversize box)
Location note: Manuscript cage
Call Phrase: MS 199