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Guide to the Ladies' Christian Union Records
1850-2001 (Bulk 1858-1960)
  MS 359

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This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on September 05, 2019
Description is in English.

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Series VI: Correspondence, 1872-1977, undated

Scope and Contents note

This series contains correspondence on diverse topics. It includes correspondence with magazines and filmmakers about the representation of the LCU in articles and films. The folder regarding trouble with a boarder at the Sage House refers to a woman who wrote an article about the inadequacies of the home. This folder also contains two letters from Jacob Riis, conveying a complaint from a boarder to the LCU administration. The letters from Mrs. Caroline Roberts detail her spiritual life and her trip abroad in an attempt to convalesce. These materials have been digitized and can be viewed here.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 9 Folder : 10 Notes and correspondence re the making of LCU brochures
Box: 9 Folder : 11 Letter to Churches Enclosing a LCU Brochure
Box: 9 Folder : 12 Correspondence re Articles about LCU Homes
Box: 9 Folder : 13 Correspondence re LCU footage in short film, "White Collar Girls"
Box: 9 Folder : 14 Letters and Clippings re Boarder at Sage House and "the trouble she made"
Box: 9 Folder : 15 Letters from Caroline D. Roberts (Mrs. Marshall O. Roberts) to LCU
Box: 9 Folder : 16 Thank You Letters from Residents
Box: 9 Folder : 17 Letter from Caroline Roberts to Mrs. Wychoff asking her to be Treasurer of LCU

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