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Guide to the Records of the Travelers Aid Society of New York
1917-1979
  MS 635

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New York, NY 10024
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Collection processed by Susan Kriete

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 04, 2011
Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

 
Title: Travelers Aid Society of New York Records
Dates: 1917-1979
Abstract: The collection documents the history of the Travelers Aid Society of New York, an organization founded in 1905 to assist women travelers, and eventually expanded to aid all travelers. It consists of board minutes, annual reports, a few press articles and speeches, and a number of photographs of clients, TAS workers, board members, and organizational and fundraising events.
Quantity: 4.5 Linear feet (10 archival boxes and 1 oversize box)
Location note: Manuscript cage
Call Phrase: MS 635