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Association for the Relief of Respectable Aged Indigent Females Records, 1863-1928

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0048
Bib ID 4078709 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Association for the Relief of Respectable Aged Indigent Females
Title Association for the Relief of Respectable Aged Indigent Females Records, 1863-1928
Physical Description 0.5 Linear Feet (7 volumes)
Language(s) English .
Access

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

Description

Summary

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.

Preferred Citation

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.

Custodial History

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

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 03/24/89.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Cash books Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Financial reccords Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
minutes (administrative records) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Charities -- New York (State) -- New York Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Housing -- New York (State) -- New York Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Old age pensions -- New York (State) -- New York Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Older people -- Dwellings -- New York (State) -- New York Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Older people -- New York (State) -- New York -- Economic conditions Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Older women -- New York (State) -- New York Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Poor women -- New York (State) -- New York Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Social work with older people Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Women -- New York (State) -- New York Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

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.