Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents The materials date from 1883 to 1970 and occupy 30.5 linear feet. They consist of articles of incorporation and by-laws, board minutes, annual and other reports, correspondence, financial records, photographs, scrapbooks, and publications from all of the antecedent organizations and the present day agency. An oral history project was conducted in 1982 to augment the written record.The records contain documentation for the evolution of social work in the United States, the history of...
Dates: 1883-2014; Majority of material found within 1883-1990s
Scope and Contents The collection contains reports, studies, manuals and files from the agency dealing with subjects such as the end of the adoption program, the national War on Poverty, and the Community Chest allotment formula. There are also photographs, typescript histories, a 1982 brochure and an agency history written by Warren MacNeill.
Collection — Box Newspapers (1), Folder: Greater Louisville Home Magazine
Content Description One issue (volume 1, number 1) of Greater Louisville Home Magazine, "published in the interest of the News Boys' Home." Consists primarily of photographs and other images, along with narrative characterizations of Louisville, sometimes in comparison to London. Includes a sketch of 4th Street of the future, featuring airships (literally ships lifted by balloons). The remainder of the issue consists of features of unknown origin and the program (including some song lyrics) from a benefit...
Dates: February 1911
Content Description There are also associated records of the Metro United Way donated by the organization to the University Archives and Records Center. Microfilmed by the University of Louisville Archives and Records Center, 1983.
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection contains 67 boxes of records from the Metro United Way of Louisville and related charities and social service organizations dating from 1915 to 1976 and 5 reels of micorfilm. Included are committee and sub-committee minutes of Metro United Way, the Health and Welfare Council, Comunity Chest, and the social service organizations administered by these groups. There are nine boxes of Health and Welfare Council studies and research projects, and several boxes of Metro United Way...