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Jewish Ys and Centers of Greater Philadelphia, Neighborhood Centre Branch Records: Series 4

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Series 4: Bustleton Avenue, Neighborhood Centre Northeast, 1937-1965, bulk 1952-1965
 
 
Series 4: Bustleton Avenue, Neighborhood Centre Northeast, 1937–1965, bulk 1952-1965
Series 4 documents the activities of the Neighborhood Centre at the Bustleton Avenue location from the planning stages for the Centre’s relocation to Northeast Philadelphia to its merger with the Jewish Ys and Centers of Greater Philadelphia in 1965. This series includes information about activities at the Gilbert Spruance School and other locations which predate the move to the new building on March 1, 1955. The records in this series are consistent in scope and content with those found in Series 2 and Series 3.  This series is arranged in seventeen subseries.
 
Subseries 4.1: Annual Meetings and Reports, 1952-1963
Subseries 4.1 is arranged chronologically and contains an incomplete set of annual meeting minutes and reports dating from 1955 to 1963 with administrative histories filed at the beginning of the series.
 
Box      Folder      Description  
106          7          Administrative histories          1952-1963
106          8          Annual meeting and report          1955
106          9          Annual meeting and report          1956
106          10          Annual meeting and report          1957
106          11          Annual meeting and report          1958-1959, 1962-1963
106          12          Seventy-fifth Anniversary Annual Meeting and Celebration          1960
107          1-2          Seventy-fifth Anniversary Annual Meeting and Celebration          1960
                                                          
 
Subseries 4.2: Committees, 1953-1965
Subseries 4.2 contains meeting minutes and correspondence generated by the Board of Directors and various committees arranged alphabetically by committee name.  Although the bulk of the minutes and correspondence produced by committees is contained within Subseries 4.2, some committee materials have been arranged in separate subseries including the Finance Committee in Subseries 4.4, the Friends of the Neighborhood Centre committee in Subseries 4.5, and the Library Committee in Subseries 4.6.
 
Box      Folder      Description  
107          3          Board of Directors          1955-1957
107          4          Board of Directors          1958-1966, undated
107          5          Board of Directors Self-Study Committee          1960-1961
107          6          Adults and Older Adult Committee          1956-1957
107          7          Adult Activities Committee          1955-1960, undated
107          8          Alumni Committee          1956-1957
107          9          Arts Committee          1960
107          10          Children's Activities Committee          1954-1961, undated
108          1          Community Leader Award Committee          1957
108          2          Constitution and Bylaws Committee          1961
108          3          Contributory Membership Committee          1959-1961
108          4          Drama Committee          1955-1957
108          5          Drama Committee          1958-1961
108          6          Equipment and Resources Committee          1954-1955, undated
108          7          Executive Committee          1955-1957
108          8          Executive Committee          1958-1961, undated
108          9          Extension Committee          1956-1958
108          10          Forum Committee          1960-1961
108          11          Gardening Committee          1955-1956
108          12          Library Committee          1955-1961
108          13          Maintenance Committee          1954-1961
108          14          Membership Committee          1960-1961
109          1          Administrative, Operational, and Program Committees          1956-1960, undated
109          2          Nominating Committee          1955-1965
109          3          Northeast Advisory Committee          1953-1955
109          4          Northeast Advisory Committee          1956-1959
109          5          Northeast Branch Committee          1956-1962
109          6          Northeast Community Relations Committee          1958-1959
109          7          Northeast Principals          1956-1958
109          8          Older Adults          1955-1962
109          9          Older Adult Encampment          1959-1960
109          10          Planning Committee          1957-1960
109          11          Program Committee          953, 1959-1961
109          12          Public Relations Committee          1955-1960
109          13          Seideman, Hortense Memorial Committee          1961
109          14          Summer Program Committee          1960-1965
109          15          Young Adult Committee          1957-1958
109          16          Youth Committee          1956-1960
109          17          Youth Study Committee          1957
                    
 
Subseries 4.3: Correspondence, 1953-1965                           
Subseries 4.3 is arranged chronologically and contains general administrative correspondence generated between 1953 and 1965.
 
Box      Folder      Description 
110          1          Correspondence          1953-1954
110          2          Correspondence          January-April 1955
110          3          Correspondence          May-August 1955
110          4          Correspondence          September-October 1955
110          5          Correspondence          November-December 1955
110          6          Correspondence          January-February 1956
110          7          Correspondence          March-April 1956
110          8          Correspondence          May-July 1956
110          9          Correspondence          August-December 1956
111          1          Correspondence          January-March 1957
111          2          Correspondence          April-May 1957
111          3          Correspondence          June-September 1957
111          4          Correspondence          October-December 1957
111          5          Correspondence          January-March 1958
111          6          Correspondence          April-July 1958
111          7          Correspondence          August-October 1958
111          8          Correspondence          November-December 1958
111          9          Correspondence          January-April 1959
112          1          Correspondence          May 1959
112          2          Correspondence          June-September 1959
112          3          Correspondence          October-December 1959
112          4          Correspondence          January-March 1960
112          5          Correspondence          April-December 1960
112          6          Correspondence          1961-1963
112          7          Correspondence          1964-1965, undated
    
 
Subseries 4.4: Financial Records, 1953-1965
Subseries 4.4 is arranged alphabetically by type of record and contains Centre budgets and budget related correspondence, committee meeting minutes, and auditors’ reports.
 
Box      Folder      Description
113          1          Auditors’ reports          1955
113          2          Auditors’ reports          1956
113          3          Auditors’ reports          1957
113          4          Auditors’ reports          1958
113          5          Auditors’ reports          1959
113          6          Auditors’ reports          1960
113          7          Auditors’ reports          1961
114          1          Auditors’ reports          1962
114          2          Auditors’ reports          1963
114          3          Auditors’ reports          1964
114          4          Auditors’ reports          1965
114          5          Budget          1953
114          6          Budget          1954
114          7          Budget          1954
115          1          Budget          1955
115          2          Budget          1955
115          3          Budget          1955
115          4          Budget          1956
115          5          Budget          1956
115          6          Budget          1957
115          7          Budget          1957
116          1          Budget          1957
116          2          Budget          1958
116          3          Budget          1958
116          4          Budget          1959
116          5          Budget          1959
116          6          Budget          1959
116          7          Budget          1960
116          8          Budget          1960
117          1          Budget          1960
117          2          Budget          1961
117          3          Budget          1961
117          4          Budget          1961
117          5          Budget          1962
117          6          Budget          1962
118          1          Budget          1963
118          2          Budget          1963
118          3          Budget          1964
118          4          Budget          1964
118          5          Budget          1965
118          6          Correspondence          1955-1956
118          7          Correspondence          1957-1958
119          1          Correspondence          1959
119          2          Correspondence          1960, 1965, undated
119          3          Finance Committee meeting minutes          1955-1961
119          4          Finance Committee meeting minutes          1963-1965
217                    General ledger          1955-1956
119          5          Pension plan          1956-1958
                                       
 
Subseries 4.5: Friends of the Neighborhood Centre, 1955-1965
Subseries 4.5 is arranged alphabetically by type of record and contains materials produced by an auxiliary fundraising group responsible for garnering support for the Centre’s activities including a college scholarship fund.  
 
Box      Folder      Description
120          1          Campership fund          1961
120          2          Correspondence          1955-1956
120          3          Correspondence          1957-1958
120          4          Correspondence          1959-1960
120          5          Correspondence          1961, 1965, undated
120          6          Executive Committee meeting minutes and agenda          1955-1962
120          7          Fact sheets          1955-1960
120          8          Financial reports          1955-1961
120          9          Membership lists          1948-1960
120          10          Scholarship Committee application forms          1955-1957, undated
120          11          Scholarship Committee correspondence          1955
120          12          Scholarship pamphlets          1955-1961
                            
 
Subseries 4.6: Library, 1956-1962
Subseries 4.6 is arranged alphabetically by type of record and contains records produced by the Library Committee and staff including correspondence, book lists and purchases, and the Library Fund.
 
Box      Folder      Description
120          13          Correspondence          1956-1965, undated
121          1          Library book lists          1960-1962, undated
121          2          Library book purchases          1957-1961 
121          3          Library Fund          1959-1963
121          4          Schedules for group use          1957-1960, undated
 
 
Subseries 4.7: Building Maintenance, 1954-1965
Subseries 4.7 is arranged alphabetically by type of record and contains records related to management and maintenance of the building at the 6600 Bustleton Avenue including correspondence and building reports.  
 
Box      Folder      Description
121          5          Correspondence          1954-1955
121          6          Correspondence          1955-1958
121          7          Correspondence          1959-1965
121          8          Rentals          1955-1959, undated
121          9          Telephone Answering Service          1963-1965
121          10          Miscellaneous reports and schedules          1956-1959, undated
 
 
Subseries 4.8: Membership, 1953-1965
Subseries 4.8 is arranged alphabetically by type of record and contains correspondence and membership lists.
 
Box      Folder      Description  
121          11          Correspondence, administrative          1953-1965, undated
121          12          Correspondence, general          1953-1961
121          13          Member lists          1953
 
 
Subseries 4.9: New Building, 1952-1957
Subseries 4.9 is arranged alphabetically by type of record and includes correspondence, financial records, moving information, newspaper clippings, plans, and site selection material related to the building on Bustleton Avenue.  
 
Box      Folder      Description
121          14          Correspondence          1952-1954
122          1          Correspondence          January-February 1955
122          2          Correspondence          March 1955-1957, undated
122          3          Cornerstone ceremony          February 1955
122          4          Financial records          1954-1955
122          5          Neighborhood Centre Northeast project          1952-1955, undated
122          6          Newspaper clippings          1955
122          7          Plans          undated
122          8          Playground          1953-1954
122          9          Site selection report          circa 1950
   
 
Subseries 4.10: Nursery School and Kindergarten, 1955-1963
Subseries 4.10 is arranged alphabetically by type of record or title and contains meeting minutes, correspondence, program evaluations, and newsletters. Access to the case summary and health history in this series containing medical and personally identifiable information about third parties is restricted for 75 years from date of creation.
 
Box      Folder      Description
122          10          Case summary and health history [Restricted]          1955-1959 
122          11          Correspondence and notices to parents          1955-1959
122          12          Correspondence and notices to parents          1960-1963, undated
122          13          Enrollment lists by age          1955-1960
122          14          Enrollment and registration information          1955-1959, undated
122          15          Holiday celebration guides          1959-1961
123          1          Mother participation duties and schedules          1956-1959
123          2          Northeast Day Care Service          1961-1962
123          3          Nursery Notes          1955-1963
123          4          Nursery School Committee          1956, 1960-1961
123          5          Parent Teachers Association          1956-1963
123          6          Program evaluations          1957-1960
123          7          Reports          1955-1959
123          8          Scholarships          1955-1956, 1960
123          9          Song sheets          1957-1959
123          10          Staff meeting minutes          1957-1960
 
 
Subseries 4.11: Jewish Organizations, 1954-1965
Subseries 4.11 is arranged alphabetically by organization name and contains material related to local, regional, and national Jewish-centric organizations engaged in allied activities with whom the Neighborhood Centre collaborated.  
 
Box      Folder      Description
123          11          Allied Jewish Appeal          1955-1961
123          12          Association for Jewish Children          1957-1959, undated
123          13          Association of Jewish Agency Executives          1955-1965 
123          14          Association of Jewish New Americans          1958-1960
123          15          B’nai B’rith Council          1959, 1965
123          16          B’nai B’rith Youth Organization          1957, 1959, undated
123          17          B’nai B’rith Youth Organization, Philadelphia Region          1955-1959
123          18          B’nai B’rith Youth Organization, Philadelphia Region          1960-1962
124          1          Conference on Jewish Social Studies          1955-1958
124          2          Council of Jewish Women, 1955-1960          undated
124          3          Educational Alliance          1955-1956
124          4          Federation of Jewish Agencies, Agency Executive Group          1956-1958
124          5          Federation of Jewish Agencies, camps          1959-1960
124          6          Federation of Jewish Agencies, Committee on Professional Recruitment          1957-1959, undated
124          7          Federation of Jewish Agencies, Leisure Time Services          1956-1957
124          8          Federation of Jewish Agencies, Leisure Time Services          1959-1964, undated
124          9          Federation of Jewish Agencies, Leisure Time Services studies          1962
124          10          Federation of Jewish Agencies meeting minutes, correspondence, and reports          1956-1958
124          11          Federation of Jewish Agencies meeting minutes, correspondence, and reports          1959-1965
125          1          Federation of Jewish Charities General          1955-1956
125          2          Federation of Jewish Charities Leisure Time Council          1955-1956
125          3          Gratz College          1957-1965
125          4          Hebrew Sunday School Society          1959, 1965
125          5          Jewish Association for Neighborhood Centers          1956-1958
125          6          Jewish Community Centers          1955-1960, undated
125          7          Jewish Community Centers newsletters          1955-1959
125          8          Jewish Community Relations Council          1958, 1962
125          9          Jewish Employment and Vocational Services          1956-1963
125          10          Jewish Family Service          1955-1959
125          11          Jewish National Fund          1958, undated
125          12          Jewish Publication Society          1955
125          13          Meadowlands Country Club          1965
125          14          Miscellaneous organizations          1955-1965, undated
125          15          Moss Rehabilitation Hospital          1959, undated
125          16          National Association of Jewish Center Workers Commission on the Scope and  Functions          1958-1960
125          17          National Association of Jewish Center Workers Conferences          1955-1958
125          18          National Association of Jewish Center Workers Conferences          1959, 1961
126          1          National Association of Jewish Center Workers Conferences          1962
126          2          National Association of Jewish Center Workers Conferences          January 1963
126          3          National Association of Jewish Center Workers Conferences          June 1963
126          4          National Association of Jewish Center Workers Conferences          1964
126          5          National Association of Jewish Center Workers Executive Committee          1955-1958
126          6          National Association of Jewish Center Workers International Projects Committee          1955-1956
126          7          National Association of Jewish Center Workers International Projects Committee          1957-1960
127          1          National Association of Jewish Center Workers International Projects Committee Jerusalem Y Project          1955-1965, undated
127          2          National Association of Jewish Center Workers Metropolitan Association          1957, undated
127          3          National Association of Jewish Center Workers Mid-Atlantic Chapter          1955-1960, undated
127          4          National Association of Jewish Center Workers Miscellaneous          1955-1960, 1965
127          5          National Association of Jewish Center Workers Research Committee          1956-1960
127          6          National Conference of Jewish Communal Service          1955-1959
127          7          National Jewish Welfare Board annual reports          1962
127          8          National Jewish Welfare Board Bureau of Personnel and Training          1955-1958
127          9          National Jewish Welfare Board Bureau of Personnel and Training          1959-1965, undated
127          10          National Jewish Welfare Board, Conference of Large City Executives          1955-1956
128          1          National Jewish Welfare Board, Conference of Large City Executives          1957-1958
128          2          National Jewish Welfare Board, Conference of Large City Executives          1959-1960
128          3          National Jewish Welfare Board, Conference of Large City Executives          1961
128          4          National Jewish Welfare Board, conventions          1955-1959
128          5          National Jewish Welfare Board, conventions          1960
128          6          National Jewish Welfare Board, Intermediate City Center Executives Seminar          1960, 1965
128          7          National Jewish Welfare Board, Israel Seminar          1965
128          8          National Jewish Welfare Board, Jewish Community Center Division          1955
128          9          National Jewish Welfare Board, Jewish Community Center Division          1956-1958
128          10          National Jewish Welfare Board, Jewish Community Center Division          1959-1961, undated
129          1          National Jewish Welfare Board, Mid-Atlantic Section, Board of Governors          1956-1960
129          2          National Jewish Welfare Board, Mid-Atlantic Section conferences          1955-1962
129          3          National Jewish Welfare Board, Mid-Atlantic Section correspondence          1955-1965
129          4          National Jewish Welfare Board, Mid-Atlantic Section, Jewish Center Youth          1955, 1959-1960
129          5          National Jewish Welfare Board, Mid-Atlantic Section, Jewish Center Youth          1961-1965
129          6          National Jewish Welfare Board, Mid-Atlantic Section, Jewish Center Youth, Conferences          1956, 1959-1965
129          7          National Jewish Welfare Board, Mid-Atlantic Section, Jewish Center Youth Philadelphia Chapter          1959-1962
129          8          National Jewish Welfare Board, Mid-Atlantic Section, Pinemere Camp Association          1955-1964, undated
130          1          National Jewish Welfare Board miscellaneous correspondence and reports          1955
130          2          National Jewish Welfare Board miscellaneous correspondence and reports          1956
130          3          National Jewish Welfare Board miscellaneous correspondence and reports          1957-1959
130          4          National Jewish Welfare Board miscellaneous correspondence and reports          1965, undated
130          5          National Jewish Welfare Board, National Orientation Institute          1955
130          6          National Jewish Welfare Board, other sections          1956, 1960, undated
130          7          National Jewish Welfare Board, “Study of the Health and Education Program in the Jewish Community Center”           1963
130          8          National Jewish Welfare Board, USO (United Service Organizations for National Defense)           1955
130          9          National Jewish Welfare Board, Yearbooks          1954-1957
130          10          National Jewish Welfare Board, Yearbooks          1957-1958
131          1          National Jewish Welfare Board, Yearbooks          1958-1959
131          2          National Jewish Welfare Board, Yearbooks          1960-1961
131          3          United Hebrew Schools and Yeshivas          1955-1957
131          4          United Synagogue Commission on Youth Activities          1960, 1965
131          5          World Federation of YMHAS and Jewish Community Centers          1958-1959
131          6          Young Men's Young Women's Hebrew Association Philadelphia          1955-1965
131          7          Young Men's Young Women's Hebrew Association other cities          1955, 1959
131          8          Youth Workshop in Israel          1959, 1963
131          9          Zionist Organization of America          1955-1958
 
 
Subseries 4.12: Community and Social Welfare Organizations, 1955-1965
Subseries 4.12 is arranged alphabetically by organization name and consists of materials related to local, regional, and national organizations whose work paralleled that of the Neighborhood Centre, primarily in areas of social service and welfare, the settlement movement, and recreation.
 
Box      Folder      Description  
131          10          American Camping Association          1955-1960, undated
131          11          Bureau of Municipal Research          1955-1959
131          12          Camps, 1955          undated
131          13          Castor-Circle Area Youth Committee          1955
131          14          Child Study Center of Philadelphia          1948-1959
131          15          Citizens Council on City Planning          1955-1956
131          16          Citizens Council on City Planning          1957-1960, undated
132          1          Citizens Council on City Planning Board of Directors          1955-1960
132          2          Citizens Council on City Planning Community Relations Committee          1955-1959
132          2          Citizens Council on City Planning Publications          1955-1960
132          3          Citizens Council on City Planning Reports          1955-1960
132          4          Citizens Council on City Planning Reports          1955
132          5          Citizens Council on City Planning Reports          1956-1957
132          6          Citizens Council on City Planning Reports          1958-1960
132          7          City of Philadelphia Commission on Human Relations          1955-1960, undated
132          8          City of Philadelphia Department of Recreation          1955-1958
132          9          Community Chest          1955-1957
132          10          Community Chest          1958-1959
133          1          Community Orientation Institute          1958-1965
133          2          Council for Equal Job Opportunities          1955-1960, undated
133          3          Council on Social Work Education          1959-1960
133          4          Crime Prevention Association          1956-1958
133          5          Educational Television Council          1956-1960, undated
133          6          Family Service of Philadelphia,           1958
133          7          Germantown Settlement Report          1956
133          8          Great Books          1961-1963
133          9          Health and Welfare Council General          1955-1957
133          10          Health and Welfare Council General          1958-1965, undated
133          11          Health and Welfare Council Educational-Recreation Division          1955
133          12          Health and Welfare Council Educational-Recreation Division          1956-1959
134          1          Health and Welfare Council other Area Offices          1956-1963
134          2          Health and Welfare Council Resources Needs Study          1955
134          3          Health and Welfare Council Resources Needs Study          1956-1958
134          4          International Conference of Social Work          1957-1961, undated
134          5          Joint Camp Committee          1960-1961
134          6          Junto          1958-1959
134          7          National Association of Social Workers National          1955-1965
134          8          National Association of Social Philadelphia Chapter General          1955-1965
134          9          National Association of Social Philadelphia Chapter General Executive Committee          1958-1960
134          10          National Association of Social Philadelphia Chapter General Group Work Section          1955-1959
134          11          National Association of Social Philadelphia Chapter General International Social Work/Welfare Committee          1959-1961
134          12          National Conference on Social Welfare          1955-1965
134          13          National Council on Family Relations          1958-1960
135          1          National Federation of Settlements and Neighborhood Centers          1955-1956
135          2          National Federation of Settlements and Neighborhood Centers          1957-1959, undated
135          3          National Publicity Council for Health and Welfare Services          1955-1959
135          4          Northeast Community Chest and Welfare Council          1955-1956 
135          5          Northeast Police Community Relations Team          1959
135          6          Northeast Town Meeting          1956, 1958
135          7          Northeast United Services          1956
135          8          Northeast United Services          1957
135          9          Operation Poplar          1957-1959
135          10          Pennypack Woods Home Ownership Association          1956
135          11          Pennsylvania Citizens Association          1957-1960, undated
135          12          Philadelphia Association of Settlements and Neighborhood Centers,          1956-1960
135          13          Philadelphia City Planning Commission General          1955-1958
136          1          Philadelphia City Planning Commission Technical Advisory Committee on Recreation          1955-1960
136          2          Philadelphia Committee on City Policy          1960
136          3          Philadelphia Fellowship Commission          1955-1959, undated
136          4          Philadelphia Housing Association Committee on Public Housing Policy          1955-1956
136          5          Philadelphia Housing Association Committee on Public Housing          1957
136          6          Philadelphia Housing Association Committee on Public Housing          1958-1960, undated
136          7          Philadelphia Housing Association Committee on Public Housing General          1955-1960, undated
136          8          Philadelphia Housing Authority          1955-1960, undated
136          9          Philadelphia Youth Service Organizations          1955-1958
136          10          Southwark Community Council          1957-1959, undated
136          11          Strawberry Mansion Recreation Association          1957-1959
136          12          Twentieth Century Fund          1959
136          13          Union League          1955-1966
136          14          United Fund          1955-1965, undated
137          1          United Nations and UNICEF          1955-1959, undated
137          2          United States National Student Association          1958
137          3          University of Pennsylvania          1955-1960
137          4          Upper Northwood Community Council          1956-1960
137          5          White House Conferences          1956, 1960
137          6          Whitman Area Committee          1957-1958
137          7          World Affairs Council of Philadelphia          1959-1961
137          8          Young Women's Christian Association, Frankford Branch          1957-1961
137          9          Miscellaneous social welfare and community organizations          1955-1959
137          10          Miscellaneous social welfare and community organizations          1960-1965, undated
 
 
Subseries 4.13: Programming, 1953-1965
Subseries 4.13 is arranged alphabetically by type and name of club or activity with correspondence filed at the beginning of the series. This subseries contains programming documents for social and activity clubs organized for adults, children, seniors, and teens at the Centre as well as holiday events and athletics.  
Box      Folder      Description
138          1          Correspondence          1953-1957
138          2          Correspondence          1958-1965, undated
138          3          Activities, event calendars and programs          1953-1965
138          4          Activities, forum series          1958-1960
138          5          Activities, forum series          1961-1962
139          1          Activities, mental health program for research and training proposal          1958-1959
139          2          Activities, mock trial          1956
139          3          Activities, Neighborhood Centre Week          1958-1962
139          4          Activities, Oxford Circle Week          1960-1962
139          5          Activities schedules, daily          1953-1960
139          6          Activities schedules, room rental          1959-1961
139          7          Activities schedules, special events          1959-1963
139          8          Adult program, Business and Professional Club          1957
140          1          Adult program, correspondence and notices to members          1954-1959
140          2          Adult program, correspondence and notices to members          1960-1965, undated
140          3          Adult program, Women's Auxiliary correspondence          1955-1961, undated
140          4          Adult program, Women's Auxiliary meeting minutes and financial statements          1955-1960
140          5          Adult program, Women's Auxiliary notices and member lists          1955-1961, undated
140          6          Athletics, annual banquet and awards night          1957-1963
140          7          Athletics, basketball score books          1954
140          8          Athletics, basketball score books          1955
141          1          Athletics, basketball score books          1956
141          2          Athletics, committee meeting minutes and correspondence          1955-1960
141          3          Athletics, correspondence          1955-1961 
141          4          Athletics, game and practice schedules          1954-1962, undated
141          5          Athletics, physical education program schedules and reports          1953-1959, undated
141          6          Athletics, press releases          1954-1957
141          7          Athletics, softball score book          1956
141          8          Athletics, team rosters          undated
141          9          Athletics, track and field day          1960, 1963
141          10          Children’s department correspondence          1954-1961
141          11          Children’s department, Arts and Crafts          1953-1954
141          12          Children’s department, Arts and Crafts          1959
141          13          Children’s department, Beatniks          1959
141          14          Children’s department, Black Hawks          1953-1954
141          15          Children’s department, Boys Gym          1959-1960
141          16          Children’s department, Cooking Club Wednesdays          1953-1954
141          17          Children’s department, Cooking Club Thursdays          1953-1954
141          18          Children’s department, Cooking Club 4th Grade          1955-1956
141          19          Children’s department, Debs 5th and 6th Grade          1959-1960
142          1          Children’s department, Drama for Children in Therapy          1960-1961
142          2          Children’s department, Dramatics 4th and 5th Grades          1953-1954
142          3          Children’s department, Dramatics 4th and 5th Grades          1960
142          4          Children’s department, Dramatics 5th Grade          1953-1954
142          5          Children’s department, Dramatics 5th and 6th Grades          1960
142          6          Children’s department, Dramatics 6th Grade          1953-1954
142          7          Children’s department, Friendship Club          1955-1956
142          8          Children’s department, Fun Club 1st Grade Mondays          1953-1954
142          9          Children’s department, Fun Club 1st Grade Tuesdays          1953-1954
142          10          Children’s department, Fun Club 1st Grade Tuesdays          1955-1956
142          11          Children’s department, Fun Club 1st Grade Thursdays          1953-1954
142          12          Children’s department, Fun Club 2nd Grade Boys          1953-1954
142          13          Children’s department, Fun Club 2nd Grade Boys          1958-1960
142          14          Children’s department, Fun Club 2nd Grade Girls          1953-1954
142          15          Children’s department, Fun Club 2nd and 3rd Grade Boys          1953-1954
142          16          Children’s department, Fun Club 3rd Grade Girls          1954
143          1          Children’s department, Fun Club 4th and 5th Grade Girls          1953-1954
143          2          Children’s department, Fun Club 6th Grade Girls          1953-1954
143          3          Children’s department, Fun Club Girls          1954
143          4          Children’s department, Gentlemen Juniors          1954
143          5          Children’s department, Girls Gym          1959-1960
143          6          Children’s department, Happy Birds          1955-1956
143          7          Children’s department, Happy Friendshippers          1955-1956
143          8          Children’s department, Happylarkers          1954
143          9          Children’s department, Junior Game Room          1959-1960
143          10          Children’s department, Little Dolls          1954
143          11          Children’s department miscellaneous meeting minutes, correspondence, and event programs          1954-1962, undated
143          12          Children’s department, Music Workshop          1953-1954
143          13          Children’s department, Pioneers          1955-1956
142          14          Children’s department, Play Group 2nd Grade Girls          1953-1954
143          15          Children’s department, program evaluation reports          1955-1962, undated
143          16          Children’s department, Starlites          1959-1962
143          17          Children’s department, Sub Debs          1959
144          1          Extension activities, Kensington committee meeting minutes          1955-1959
144          2          Extension activities, Kensington correspondence          1955-1959
144          3          Extension activities, Kensington publicity          1956-1958, undated
144          4          Extension activities, Kensington programming          1956-1959
144          5          Extension activities, Kensington daily and weekly composite reports          1958-1959
144          6          Extension activities, Kensington membership statistics          1957-1959
144          7          Extension activities, other          1958, undated
144          8          Holidays, Chanukah          1956-1959
144          9          Holidays, Chanukah          1960-1961, undated
144          10          Holidays, Passover          1957, undated
144          11          Holidays, Purim          1955-1958
144          12          Holidays, Purim          1959-1961
144          13          Holidays, Purim          1962, undated
144          14          Jewish Book Month          1959-1960
145          1          Older adults, correspondence          1954-1963
145          2          Older adults, camping          1956-1963, undated
145          3          Older Adults, Conference on Workers with Older People          1956-1957
145          4          Older Adults, Friday Cultural Group          1960-1961
145          5          Older Adults, inter-agency programming          1958-1961
145          6          Older Adults, Joint Golden Age Purim Program          1958-1959
145          7          Older Adults, Middle Atlantic Region National Jewish Welfare Board Older Adult Conference          1963, 1965
145          8          Older Adults, Northeast Friendship Circle          1955-1963, undated
145          9          Older Adults, notices to members          undated
145          10          Older Adults, program evaluation          1958-1959, 1963
145          11          Scouting, Boy Scouts          1955-1965, undated
145          12          Scouting, Brownies and Girl Scouts          1957-1961, undated
145          13          Scouting Committee          1954, 1959
145          14          Scouting, Cub Scouts          1954-1958
145          15          Scouting, Cub Scouts          1959-1962, undated
145          16          Youth Committee          1957-1960
145          17          Youth and Teens correspondence          1953-1959
146          1          Youth and Teens correspondence          1960-1963, undated
146          2          Youth clubs, Charm          1959-1960
146          3          Youth clubs, Choral Group          1961
146          4          Youth clubs, Diablos          1954
146          5          Youth clubs, Friendship Group          1960-1961
146          6          Youth clubs, Girls Gym          1959-1960
146          7          Youth clubs, Hot Rod Shops          1956
146          8          Youth clubs, Knights          undated
146          9          Youth clubs, Newspaper Club          1953
146          10          Youth clubs, Powderpuff Club          undated
146          11          Youth clubs, Science Club          1960-1961
146          12          Youth clubs, Social Service Club          1958
146          13          Youth clubs, Social Service Group          1961
146          14          Youth clubs, Teenettes          undated
146          15          Youth clubs, Top Notch Teens          1959-1960
146          16          Youth councils, Northeast Youth Assembly          1960-1962
146          17          Youth councils, Nu-Teen Council          1959-1962
146          18          Youth councils, Youth Council          1953-1960
146          19          Youth Dance and Drama, Modern          1954
146          20          Youth Dance and Drama, Nu-Teen          1954
146          21          Youth Dance and Drama, Discussion Group          1958
146          22          Youth Dance and Drama Group          undated
146          23          Youth Dance and Drama, Northeast Centre Players          1957-1958
147          1          Youth Jewish Center          1959-1960
147          2          Youth Lounges, Nu-Teen Lounge          1954-1960
147          3          Youth Lounges, Teen Canteen          1953-1954
147          4          Youth Nu-Teen          1953-1962, undated
147          5          Youth Teenagers          1953-1965
147          6          Youth Teenagers          undated
147          7          Youth Questionnaires          1956, 1962
147          8          Youth Reports, Nu-Teen          1958-1961
147          9          Youth Reports, Survey of Recreation Needs in Oxford Circle          undated
147          10          Youth Reports, Teenagers          1953-1956
147          11          Youth Reports, Teenagers          1957-1962, undated
147          12          White House Conference on Children and Youth, general          1959-1960
147          13          White House Conference on Children and Youth, reports          1959-1960
 
                      
Subseries 4.14: Publicity, 1952-1965
Subseries 4.14 is arranged alphabetically by type of record and contains club and organization newsletters, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, and press releases.  
 
Box      Folder      Description
148          1          Correspondence          1953-1958
148          2          Club newsletters, Centre Newsette          1957-1958
148          3          Club newsletters, Centre Searchlight          1961-1962
148          4          Club newsletters, Centre Spotlight          1962-1963
148          5          Club newsletters, Centre Times          1959-1961
148          6          Club newsletters, Junior Gazette          1955-1956
145          7          Club newsletters, Junior Journal          1955
148          8          Club newsletters, miscellaneous          1953-1957
148          9          Club newsletters, Northeast Friendship Circle Monthly Bulletin          1956, 1960
148          10          Club newsletters, Nu-Teen News          1953, 1956-1959
148          11          Club newsletters, Our Voice          1959-1963
148          12          Club newsletters, Teen Council News          1957
148          13          Club newsletters, Teen Talk          1954-1958
148          14          Club newsletters, Whatsit          1955-1956
148          15          Newsletters, At the Centre          1954-1956
148          16          Newsletters, Centre in the News          1963-1965
148          17          Newsletters, Neighborhood Centre News          1956-1961
148          18          Newsletters, Program Pin Points          1962-1963
148          19          Newspaper clippings          1952-1960, undated
148          20          Pamphlets          1955-1965
148          21          Press releases          1954-1955
149          22          Press releases          1956
149          1          Press releases          1957
149          2          Press releases          1958
149          3          Press releases          1959
149          4          Press releases          January-June 1960
149          5          Press releases          July-December 1960
149          6          Press releases          1965, undated
149          7          Public relations objectives          1956-1965, undated
 
 
Subseries 4.15: Reports, 1955-1965
Subseries 4.15 is arranged alphabetically by type and contains reports on a Home Visitation Survey conducted in 1961, individual summary reports on Centre attendees, and program evaluations.  
 
Box      Folder      Description
149          8          Home visitation survey          1961
150          1          Individual case summaries A-C          1952-1955
150          2          Individual case summaries D-F          1954-1956
150          3          Individual case summaries G          1954-1956
150          4          Individual case summaries H-L          1954-1956
150          5          Individual case summaries M-R          1954-1956
150          6          Individual case summaries S          1954-1956
150          7          Individual case summaries T-Z          1954-1956
150          8          Philadelphia Jewish population          1955-1959, undated
151          1          Program evaluations          1955-1960
151          2          Program evaluations          1962-1965, undated
 
 
Subseries 4.16: Statistics, 1953-1965
Subseries 4.16, is arranged alphabetically by type and contains statistical reports on programs and activities, and Centre membership prepared for the Centre’s administration and the Health and Welfare Council.  
 
Box      Folder      Description
 
151          3          Activity analysis          1953-1957
151          4          Activity analysis          1958-1959
151          5          Daily/weekly composite reports          1955-1957
151          6          Daily composite reports          1958-1960
152          1          Health and Welfare Council, Recreation, Informal Education and Group Work Services          1953-1954
152          2          Health and Welfare Council, Recreation, Informal Education and Group Work Services          1955
152          3          Health and Welfare Council, Recreation, Informal Education and Group Work Services          1956
152          4          Health and Welfare Council, Recreation, Informal Education and Group Work Services          1957
152          5          Health and Welfare Council, Recreation, Informal Education and Group Work Services          1958-1959
153          1          Membership          1953-1954
153          2          Membership          1955-1956
153          3          Membership          1957-1958
153          4          Membership          1959-1965, undated
 
 
Subseries 4.17: Julian L. Greifer Personal Papers, 1937-1963
Subseries 4.17 is arranged alphabetically by type of record and contains the personal papers of Centre Executive Director, Julian Greifer including personal correspondence, an outline of his dissertation on social work, newspaper clippings about Greifer, professional resumes, and miscellaneous writings.
 
Box      Folder      Description
154          1          Correspondence          1943, 1950-1955, 1957
154          2          Correspondence          1959
154          3          Correspondence          1960, undated
154          4          Dissertation draft and outline          1944
154          5          Gratz College class          1950-1958
154          6          Newspaper column, North City Bulletin          1956
154          7          Papers and article reprints          1937-1963, undated
154          8          Resumes          1949-1960, undated

 

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