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Philadelphia Council for Community Advancement Photograph Collection

Collection ID

PC-25

Related Subject(s)

Collecting Area(s)

Description

Collection Summary

Title
Philadelphia Council for Community Advancement Photograph Collection

Dates
1962-1984

Collection ID
PC-25

Creator
Philadelphia Council for Community Advancement

Quantity
0.25 linear feet (1 box)           

Repository
Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries

Language
Materials in English

           

Detailed Collection Information

Historical Note

The Philadelphia Council for Community Advancement was established in 1962. The organization provides non-profit, community, church and civic organizations with the professional experience and technical expertise required to plan, develop and construct quality housing for low and moderate income families in the greater Philadelphia area.

Description of Collection

A small collection of almost entirely undated and unidentified photographs, showing children, housing, meetings, and other group activities. Photographers include Fabian Bachrach, LeRoy E. Brown, Jr., Bruce Elliot Hirsch, Bill Peronneau, and Frank Ross.

Patron Information

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Temple University’s online library catalog: http://diamond.temple.edu/record=b1701054~S12

Research Access

Collection is open for research.

Collections Stored Off-Site

This collection may be housed off-site at the Library Depository, and require up to two business days to retrieve. Please review the finding aid and be prepared to identify specific materials to be retrieved. Contact the Special Collections Research Center in advance of your visit, so that materials may be relocated to the reading room for research.

Publication and Copyright Information

The Philadelphia Council for Community Advancement Photograph Collection is in custody of the Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries. Intellectual property rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for determining the identity of rights holders and obtaining their permission for publication and for other purposes where stated.

Preferred Citation

[Description and date of item], [Box/folder number], Philadelphia Council for Community Advancement Photograph Collection, PC-25, Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

Deposited by the Philadelphia Council for Community Advancement through LaVerne Jones, Deputy Director, May 26, 1988.

Separated Material

Originally received as part of the Philadelphia Council for Community Advancement Records (Acc. 675).

Processing Information

Finding aid revised according to contemporary archival standards in July 2015 by Patrick Stalter, student worker.

Index Terms

The following headings have been used to index the description of this collection in Temple University’s electronic catalog:

Subjects:
African Americans -- Housing -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia
Public Housing -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia
Housing -- Pennsylvania – Philadelphia

Material Types:
Photographs
Slides

Inventory

Photographs

1          Children          Undated
1          Housing and Construction          Undated
1          Meetings and Groups          Undated
1          Miscellaneous          Undated
1          Portraits          Undated
1          Schools Project          Undated
1          Trips          Undated
 

Color Slides

1          PCCA Tour and Open House          June 19, 1984