Free Library of Philadelphia Pamphlet Collection Part 2: K-Z

Date: 
ca. 1850-1950
Collecting Area: 

Subjects:

 

This finding aid has been split into two parts:


Free Library of Philadelphia Pamphlet Collection Part 1: A-J
Free Library of Philadelphia Pamphlet Collection Part 2: K-Z

 

COLLECTION OVERVIEW

The Special Collections Research Center contains several pamphlet collections. These consist of published and unpublished materials usually received by the SCRC along with donated manuscript collections. The SCRC as a general policy retains only those pamphlets dealing with Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, and Delaware.

The Free Library of Philadelphia Pamphlet Collection consists of about one thousand pamphlets weeded from the Pamphlet Collection of the Free Library of Philadelphia which was donated to the Urban Archives. These materials include information about organizations and activities within the Greater Philadelphia Area.

 

ORGANIZATION AND ARRANGEMENT

Materials are filed under a subject which is often the same as the name of the organization which published the pamphlet.

 

RELATED MATERIAL

General Pamphlet Collection

 

PART 2: K-Z

Box 36


Kendrick, W. Freeland 1924
Kennel Club 1879, 1921
Kensington Dispensary for the Treatment of Tuberculosis 1945

Box 37

Kensington Hospital for Women 1893
Kensington Neighborhood House/Richmond Soup Society 1916, 1931, 1933, 1936
Kent Automatic Garage ND
Keystone Refining Co. 1889
Kingsessing Recreation Center 1920
Kirkbride, Dr Thomas Story 1898
Kiwanis Club 1930
Knights Templar 1902-1903, 1909, 1919-1920, 1934-1937

    Kadosh Commandery 1917
    Philadelphia Commandery 1899
    Saint John's Commandery 1892

Know Nothings ND
Krefeld Society 1914
Ladies Aid Society 1863
Ladies Association for Soldiers' Relief 1863-1864
Ladies Decorative Art Club 18185-1886
Ladies United Aid Society 1869
Lambskin Club 1931, 1942

Box 38

Law Academy 1861, 1867, 1875, 1880, 1883, 1900, 1902-1904, 1907
Law and Order Society 1886, (1906)
Law Association 1880, 1885, 1899, 1909, 1924

    Committee on Municipal Legal Aid 1922

Law Enforcement 1931
Law Enforcement League 1925
Lawyers Club 1907, 1926

Box 39

League for Protestant Action ND
League Island 1866-1867

    SEE ALSO Navy Yard

League Island Golf Club ND
League of Good Citizenship 1898
Legal Club 1915
Legislators 1941
Lenape Indians 1947
Letitia Street House ND
Lincoln Club 1925
Liquor Laws 1898
Lovers of Children 1916
Loyal Order of Moose 1915
Ludwick Institute 1860-1883
Luther Hospice

    SEE Inner Mission Society

Lutheran Mission and Church Extension Society 1892
Lutheran Settlement House 1943
Lying-In-Hospital 1872, 1913, 1933
Mackey, Harry A. 1925, 1928-1929, 1931
Magdalen Asylum 1863
Main Line 1919, 1928, 1952
Main Line Citizen's Association 1920-1926
Main Line Federation of Churches 1924, 1928, 1942
Manayunk National Bank 1921

Box 40

Manners, Robert 1877-1878
Manufacturers Club 1889, 1897, 1900-1926
Marine Club 1926
Mariners Bethel M.E. Church 1906
Maritime Exchange 1950
Market Street Bridge 1932
Markets 1931
Marshall Day, John 1901
Martin School Recreation Center

    SEE Smith Memorial Playgrounds

Mass Transit 1908, 1914-1915

    SEE ALSO Subways, etc.

Mayor 1923
McCall, Peter 1880
McCoach, David 1922
Media, Pennsylvania, Semi-Centennial 1900
Medical Aid Society 1890
Medical Care 1939-1940, 1942
Medical Mission Sisters ND
Memorial Hall

    SEE Pennsylvania Museum

Men's Club of Market Square 1914
Mercantile Club 1888

Box 41

Merion, Pennsylvania, History 1916
Merion Civic Association 1916, 1919
Merion Cricket Club 1891, 1902, 1915, 1917, 1925, 1937
Messiah Universalist Home 1903
Methodist Episcopal Hospital 1901, 1950
Midday Club 1930, 1932
Military Order of the Loyal Legion 1865, 1866, 1929

Box 42

Milk 1909
Milk Commission 1911
Misericordia Hospital 1923
Mission Hospital and Dispensary 1875-1877
Missionaries 1912
Model Dwellings Association 1893
Montgomery County Fireman's Association 1924, 1931, 1932
Moral Education Society 1874, 1875
Moore, J. Hampton 1903
Morris Arboretum 1933
Morris Refuge Association 1889, 1891, 1903, 1932, 1940, 1942, 1949
Mosquitoes 1914
Moss Home for Incurables, Lucien 1899
Motion Pictures

    SEE Civic Club

Mount Pleasant 1909
Mount Sinai Hospital 1906
Moyamensing Literary Institute 1872 Moyamensing Soup Society 1861 Municipal Airport 1928-1930

    SEE ALSO Hog Island

Municipal League 1893-1894, 1898, 1900-1901, 1903, 1905
Museum of Art 1938

Box 43

National German-American Alliance 1914 National Guard of Pennsylvania

    First Regiment Infantry 1876, 1879-1880, 1911, 1917

National Policy Committee 1947

    SEE OVERSIZE BOX 69

National Society, U.S. Daughters of 1812, Stephen Decatur Chapter 1926, 1928, 1930, 1941
Natural History 1932
Navy League ND
Navy Yard 1866, 1888, 1912, 1920, 1935, 1937-1939, 1941, 1943, 1945, 1948

    SEE ALSO League Island

Nazarene Home for the Aged 1927
Neighborhood Centre 1943
Netherlands Society 1936, 1947
New Century Club 1899, 1904, 1917, 1924, 1935
New Century Guild 1924
New England Society of Pennsylvania 1915
Newtown, Pennsylvania History (1915), 1934
Norristown, Pennsylvania, Centennial 1912

Box 44

North American (Newspaper) 1909
North Philadelphia Realty Board 1937
Northeast Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce 1924, 1925, 1928
Northeastern Hospital 1917, 1934
Northern Home for Friendless Children 1867, 1937
Northern Soup Society 1892
Northwood Cemetery 1929
Numismatic and Antiquarian Society 1881
Oak Lane Historical Pageant 1910
Odd Fellows

    SEE Independent Order...

Odd Fellows Cemetery Company 1891
Ohio Society 1915
Old Ladies Home 1875
Old Swedes Mill 1926
Olde City 1913
Olympics 1933
Order of Fraternal Guardians 1890
Order of Independent Americans 1920
Order of Tonti 1889, 1893
Order of United Friends 1896, 1898
Oriental Club 1913, 1918
Orphan Society 1877, 1882, 1915, 1923, 1935
Orphan's guardians 1890, 1893, 1899
Orphans Home and Asylum for the Aged and Infirm 1920
Orpheus Club 1895
Osteopathic Hospital 1926
Overbrook Farms 1898
Overbrook School for the Blind

    SEE Pennsylvania Institution for the Instruction of the Blind

Box 45

Paderewski Fund for Polish Relief Inc. 1940
Pan-American Day 1931
Parker Constitution Club 1904
Parks 1871, 1890
Patriotic Order Sons of America 1909
Pattern Makers League of North America 1937
Peirce School of Business and Shorthand 1892
Penn, William 1882, 1917, 1944
Penn Athletic Club 1923, 1927, 1928, 1931
Penn Club 1905, 1913, 1917
Penn Treaty Park 1893
Pennsylvania Arbitration and Peace Conference 1908
Pennsylvania Civil Service Reform Association 1920, 1932
Pennsylvania Club 1885, 1890
Pennsylvania Day

    Columbian Exposition 1915
    Panama-Pacific Exposition 1893

Pennsylvania Free Dispensary for Skin Diseases 1881
Pennsylvania-German Society 1900-1901, 1903, 1912-1913
Pennsylvania Germicide Company 1884
Pennsylvania Historical Commission 1937
Pennsylvania Home Teaching Society 1931
Pennsylvania Horticultural SOciety 1886
Pennsylvania Hospital 1867, 1897, 1901, 1927, 1930, 1931, 1952
Pennsylvania Institution for the Instruction of the Blind 1901, 1916, 1927, 1940, 1941
Pennsylvania League of Women Voters 1935
Pennsylvania Museum 1895, 1907

    SEE ALSO University Museum

Pennsylvania Prison Society 1909, 1916, 1941, 1942
Pennsylvania Railroad 1876, 1926, 1930-1931
Pennsylvania Retreat for Blind-Mutes and Aged and Infirm Blind Persons 1882
Pennsylvania School for Social Service 1914
Pennsylvania School for the Deaf ND
Pennsylvania School of Social and Health Work 1926
Pennsylvania Society 1944
Pennsylvania Society of New York 1899
Pennsylvania Society, Sons of the Revolution 1914, 1919
Pennsylvania Society to Protect Children from Cruelty 1905
Pennsylvania Varsity Club 1927
Pennsylvania Working Home for the Blind 1918, 1926
Pensions, City 1953
Petty's Island 1917

Box 47

Philadelphia and Reading Railroad 1889
Philadelphia and Reading Railway Athletic Association 1909
Philadelphia Anti-Defamation Council 1942
Philadelphia Association for the Prevention and Relief of Heart Disease 1921
Philadelphia Association for the Protection of Colored Women ND
Philadelphia Association of Workers with Boys ND
Philadelphia Association of Working Women's Societies 1893
Philadelphia Athletic Club 1912
Philadelphia Award 1923-1940
Philadelphia Bar Association 1932, 1952
Philadelphia Botanical Club 1931
Philadelphia Boys Club 1910, 1912-1913
Philadelphia Brigade Association 1905-1907
Philadelphia Charter Committee 1919
Philadelphia Child Guidance Clinic 1927, 1929
Philadelphia Child Welfare Association 1919, 1929
Philadelphia Civil Service Reform Association 1885
Philadelphia Club 1934
Philadelphia Collegiate Institute 1911
Philadelphia Committee for the Conference of the United States National Commission for the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization 1947
Philadelphia Committee on American Relief 1918
Philadelphia Committee on Public Affairs 1937, 1940
Philadelphia Contributionship for the Insurance of Houses from Loss by Fire 1894
Philadelphia Council of American-Soviet Friendship 1943-1947

    SEE ALSO American Russian Institute

Philadelphia Council of Defense 1941
Philadelphia Council of Girls' National Organizations ND

Box 48

Philadelphia Council of the Friends of Irish Freedom 1919
Philadelphia Country Club 1925
Philadelphia County Medical Society 1861
Philadelphia County Relief Bureau 1933
Philadelphia County Sabbath School Association 1904
Philadelphia Cremation Society 1897
Philadelphia Criminal Justice Association 1929, 1931, 1937
Philadelphia Dispensary for Skin Diseases 1891
Philadelphia Exchange for Woman's Work 1903
Philadelphia Fencing and Sparring Club 1872, 1892
Philadelphia Fire Department Relief Association 1894
Philadelphia Gas Works 1881
Philadelphia General Hospital 1862, 1867, 1883, 1908-1909, 1932-1933, 1940, 1949
Philadelphia German Protestant Home for the Aged 1940
Philadelphia Home for Incurables 1916, 1927 Philadelphia Hospital for Mental Diseases 1929, 1934 Philadelphia Hospital for the Insane 1909
Philadelphia Italian Hospital 1937
Philadelphia Jewish Sanatorium for Consumptives 1911
Philadelphia Juvenile Court and Probation Association 1916, 1919
Philadelphia League of Home and School Associations 1908
Philadelphia Military Training Corps (1916)
Philadelphia on Parade 1935-1936
Philadelphia Peace Jubilee 1898
Philadelphia Polyclinic and College for Graduates on Medicine 1908

Box 49

Philadelphia Rapid Transit Company 1880, 1907, 1911-1912, 1914, 1919, 1920-1922, 1926-1929, 1931, 1934, 1937-1939
Philadelphia Recreation Association 1947
Philadelphia Riders and Drivers Association 1924
Philadelphia Sabbath Association 1903
Philadelphia Skating Club 1895
Philadelphia Skating Club and Humane Society 1916, 1918, 1920

Box 50    

Philadelphia Social Science Association 1871-1872, 1881-1882, 1885
Philadelphia Society for Alleviating the Miseries of Public Prisons 1860, 1862, 1872, 1881
Philadelphia Society for Better Hearing ND
Philadelphia Society for Crippled Children and Adults, Inc. 1951
Philadelphia Stage Door Canteen (1940s)
Philadelphia Textile Institute Foundation ND
Philadelphia Today and Tomorrow Civic Exposition 1916
Philadelphia Vacation Committee 1913
Philadelphia Veteran Information and Advisory Center 1945
Philadelphia Voluntary Defender Association 1935-1936
Philadelphia Youth Council to Oppose Conscription ND
Philadelphians at Home 1938
Philmont Country Club 1914-1917, 1925
Philomusian Club 1919
Phipps Institute, Henry 1913, 1920
Playgrounds 1908, 1910, 1913-1914
Playgrounds Association of Philadelphia 1911-1912, 1916, 1926, 1928
Pohoqualine Fish Association 1916
Police 1929
Police Pension Fund 1927

Box 51

Politics 1872, 1875, 1881, 1889, 1891, 1895, 1902, 1904-1907, 1913-1914, 1919, 1922, 1947, 1951
Poor Richard Club 1916, 1926, 1930, 1937, 1942
Port 1862, 1902, 1913, 1916, 1921, 1923, 1929, 1930

Box 52    

Port 1931, 1946 Port of Philadelphia Day 1936-1941
Post Office 1876, 1884, 1888, 1897, 1900, 1935

    SEE ALSO OVERSIZE BOX 69

Pow-Wow 1911
Prenatal Care Clinics 1941
Presbyterian Home for Aged Couples and Aged Men 1915
Presbyterian Hospital 1896, 1923, 1927, 1931
Press 1867
Preston Retreat

    SEE Lying-In Hospital

Princeton Club 1924
Prisoners' Family Welfare Association ND
Prisons 1870, 1878, 1916, 1938, 1946

    SEE ALSO Beadle, Elias R.

Probation and Parole 1921, 1935, 1946-1948
Progressive Spelling Association ND
Provident Life and Trust Company 1865

Box 53

Public Buildings 1891, 1901
Public Charities Association of Pennsylvania 1913, 1920, 1930, (1934), 1937
Public Service Committee of One Hundred 1913
Quaker Hill Association (and Hostel) 1941-1942
Radnor Hunt 1887, 1890-1891, 1895, 1898, 1901, 1912, 1917, 1927, 1929
Real Estate, City 1897, 1945
Real Estate, Suburban ND
Recreation 1916, 1929, 1936
Reeds Sons, Jacob 1924
Reformed Church of Old Goschenhoppen 1893
Republican Clubs 1904

    Clark 1931
    Irvin 1933

Box 54    

    Union 1927, 1938

Republican Party 1883, 1888, 1895, 1896, 1900 1902-1904, (1935), 1948
Richmond Soup Society

    SEE Kensington Neighborhood House

Ridge Road 1918
Rittenhouse Club 1886
Rittenhouse Square Flower Market Association 1934
Rittenhouse Square Improvement Association 1913
Ritz-Carlton Hotel 1927
Rose Tree Fox Hunting Club 1859
Royal Arch Masons 1937

    Harmony Chapter 1894
    Jerusalem Chapter 1883, 1908
    Oriental Chapter 1906
    University Chapter 1902

Rush Hospital 1891
Russian Famine Relief Association/Committee 1891-1892
Ryers' Infirmary for Dumb Animals ND

Box 55    

Safe Harbor Dam
Saint Andrew's Society 1924, 1942
Saint Anna's Home for Aged Women 1914, 1937-1938, 1940, 1949
Saint Anthony Club 1901 Saint Christopher's Hospital for Children 1917, 1929, 1938
Saint Clement's Hospital 1886-1888, 1892
Saint Clement's P.E. Church ND
Saint David's Church 1906
Saint Edmond's Home for Crippled Children 1917
Saint George's M.E. Church 1901
Saint George's P.E. Church ND
Saint Ingatius House 1912-1913
Saint James Church 1870
Saint James Guild for Boys 1897
Saint John the Baptist Church ND
Saint John's Evangelical Lutheran Church 1875, 1885
Saint John's M.E. Church 1916
Saint John's Orphan Asylum 1916
Saint Joseph's Church 1933
Saint Luke's Homeopathic Hospital 1897-1898, 1918, 1920-1921, 1923, 1934
Saint Luke's M.E. Church 1932-1933
Saint Mark's Church 1926
Saint Martin's College ND
Saint Patrick's Church 1892

Box 56

Saint Stanislaus Church 1941
Saint Timothy's Hospital 1915, 1940
Saint Timothy's Working Men's Club and Institute 1901
Saint Vincent's Home 1899
Saint Vincent's Orphan Asylum 1933
Samaritan Shelter 1901, 1908
Samuel, Bernard 1943
Sanitarium Association 1887, 1891
School Gardens (1905)
Schuylkill Fishing Company 1932
Schuylkill Navy Athletic Club 1893
Science 1940
Science and Art Club of Germantown 1899, 1924, 1940

Box 57

Seaman's Church Institute 1920, 1921, 1926, 1929, 1945
"Searchlight Philosophy"
Second Presbyterian Church 1864, 1872
Second Presbyterian Fishing Club 1879
Sedgeley Club ND
Selig, Emil 1911
Sesquicentennial 1922
Sewage 1886, 1914
Shriners 1925-1928
Shriners Hospital ND
Shut-In Society 1906, 1932
Skating Rink ND
Skin and Cancer Hospital 1929. 1934, 1935
Slate Roof House 1926
Sleighton Farm School for Girls ND
Smith Memorial Playgrounds 1924-1925, 1931, 1936
Social Conditions 1872, 1883, 1901

Box 58

Social Conditions (1910)
Social Work 1879, 1912-1913, 1920, 1926, 1928, 1931-1932, 1935, 1952
Social Work Conference 1923-1924, 1929, 1938-1940, 1942-1943
La Societe Francaise de Bienfaisance de Philadelphia 1862, 1892
Society for Organizing Charity 1878-1915
Society for the Relief of Poor and Distressed Masters of Ships 1874

Box 59

Society of Mayflower Descendants 1899, 1928, 1934, 1939
Society of the Friendly Sons of Saint Patrick 1920, 1926, 1928
Society of the Sons of Saint George 1872, 1888, 1947
Society of the Sons of Saint Tammany 1902
Soldier's Home 1873, 1886, 1889
Soldier's Relief Association 1863
Sons of Delaware 1894, 1897-1898
Sons of the Delaware 1894, 1897-1898

Box 60

Son of the Revolution 1889, 1892, 1897, 1913, 1915, 1919, 1930
Sound Money League 1896
South Street Boosters Association 1930
Southeastern Dispensary for Women and Children 1891
Southern Club 1905-1907
Southwark Railroad Company 1863
Spittall's Philadelphia Detective Agency ND
Starr Garden Recreation Center 1932-1933
State Fencibles 1937
State Society of the Cincinnati 1893
Stenton Mansion 1901
Stockyards 1874
Stokley, William S. 1880
Strawberry Mansion 1933
Strawbridge and Clothier 1932
Strong, Joseph Dr. 1940
Subways 1910, 1926, (1928), 1929-1930
Suicide

    SEE Crime and Criminals

Sunnyside Day Nursery 1915-1916, 1919-1920
Survey 1919
Swedish Colonial Society 1911, 1913, 1938
Tacony-Palmyra Bridge 1927

Box 61

Taxes 1891, 1909, 1913, 1935, 1946, 1950
SEE ALSO Board of Revision of Taxes
Teachers Annuity and Aid Association 1893
Temporary Shelter for Men 1932, 1934
Terrone Fencers Association, Leonardo 1943-1945
Third Baptist Church 1918
Thirteen Club 1903
Tobacco Bazaar and County Fair 1917

    SEE ALSO OVERSIZE BOX 69

Treasure Island

    SEE Boy Scouts of America

Treaty Tree ND Truitt, Harry W. 1908 Tuberculosis

    SEE Day Camp for Tuberculosis

2601 Parkway (Apartment)

    SEE OVERSIZE BOX 69

Ukrainian-American Citizens Association 1944
Unemployment Relief 1926-1932
Union Benevolent Association 1881, 1898, 1942, 1945
Union League 1857, 1863-1865

Box 62

Union League 1866-1868, 1870-1871, 1873, 1875, 1879-1881, 1887-1888, 1892, 1897-1899, 1904-1906, 1913

Box 63

Union League 1915, 1917, 1924, 1931, 1937, 1958
Union League Club of Chicago 1918
Union Mission Hospital 1894
United Bowmen 1888
United Daughters of the Confederacy 1924
United Gas Association 1907
United Gas Improvement Company 1910
United Nations Forum 1943
United Northeast Civic Association 1952
United Service Club 1892-1893, 1895
United Service Organization 1942-1944
United States Mint 1861, 1876, 1879, 1895, 1909
United States Naval Home 1944

Box 64

United States Sanitary Commission 1863-1864
United Ukrainian American Relief Committee, Inc. 1951
United War Chest 1944

    SEE OVERSIZE BOX 69

University Barge Club 1905, 1926, 1947
University Club 1887, 1908, 1919
University Museum 1892, 1944
University of Pennsylvania 1881, 1893, 1904, 1909-1910, 1912, 1914-1916, 1936-1937, 1942

    Hospital 1874, 1897-1899, 1911, 1952

Box 65

Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, Municipal Building 1931
Upsala ND
Uptown Philadelphia District Council 1945
Vare, William

    SEE "Searchlight Philosophy"

Vessel Owners and Captains' Association 1872
Vice 1913, 1922
Vice Commission 1913
Visiting Nurse Society 1886-1889, 1891-1899, 1901-1913, 1916-1929, 1951-1952, 1954
Voters Union, 31st Division, 22nd Ward 1901
Vulcanite Paving Company 1891-1892
Walnut Street Bridge 1878

Box 66

Wampum Club 1904
Wanamaker, John 1881, 1906, 1911, 1921
Wanamakers 1920
War Camp Community Service 1919
Water Supply 1871-1872, 1874-1875, 1879, 1886, 1889, 1893-1896, 1899, 1903, 1907-1909, 1912-1914, 1925, 1928, 1933, 1946

Box 67

Waterview Recreation Center 1935
Wayfarer's Lodge 1901, 1916
Welcome Society of Pennsylvania (1911)
Welcome Wagon Service Company 1941
Welfare Bond Issue 1928
Welsh Society 1926
West Laurel Hill Cemetery 1887, 1889
West Philadelphia, History 1917
West Philadelphia Progressive Association (1920s)
Western Association of Ladies for the Relief and Employment of the Poor 1869
Western Provident Society and Childrens Home/Western Home for Poor Children 1875, 1904, 1908
Wharton, Joseph (1898)
The Wheel 1897
White-Williams Foundations 1920-1935
Whitemarsh Valley Country Club 1915, 1928

Box 68

Whosever Gospel Mission 1912, 1915
Wills Hospital 1902
Wissahickon ND
Wissahickon Civic Improvement Association 1939
Wistar Association/Party 1918
Wistar Institute of Anatomy and Biology 1898
Woman Suffrage Party 1916
Woman's Club of Bryn Mawr 1936
Woman's Club of Germantown 1936
Woman's Homeopathic Association 1883
Woman's Hospital 1876-1878
Woman's Medical College 1904, 1943
Women's City Club 1931, 1933, 1939, 1949
Woodford Mansion 1947
Woodruff, Clinton Rogers 1900
Working Girls' Catholic Club 1914
Workingmen's Club of Germantown 1878, 1882, 1884
Works Progress Administration 1938
Wyomissing Club 1912
Yellow Fever 1879
Young Men's Business League 1897
Young Men's Democratic Association 1880, 1889, 1893
Young Men's Hibernia Beneficial Society 1865
Young Republicans 1894, 1909
Young Women's Boarding Home Association Temperance Union 1887-1885
Young Women's Union 1910
Zoning 1917, 1922-1923, 1931
Zoo 1912, 1923, 1936, 1949, 1951

Free Library of Philadelphia Pamphlet Collection Part 1: A-J
Free Library of Philadelphia Pamphlet Collection Part 2: K-Z