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At a Glance
Seven volumes of minutes and financial records including two cash books, 1874-1891 and n.d.; four secretary's minute books, 1863-1928, and one donations book, 1921-1927.
Using the Collection
Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is located on-site.
This collection has no restrictions.
Conditions Governing Use
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML approves permission to publish that which it physically owns; the responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Association for the Relief of Respectable Aged Indigent Females Records; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.
The volumes were removed from the organization's home on Amsterdam Avenue before it was destroyed.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 03/24/89.
History / Biographical Note
Biographical / Historical
The Association for the Relief of Respectable Aged Indigent Females (ARRAIF) was located on Amsterdam Avenue, New York, N.Y. and provided housing and pensions for poor elderly women.