Children’s Aid Society of Pennsylvania records

The Children's Aid Society was organized in 1882, and under the leadership of Helen W. Hinckley, focused on establishing a law "prohibiting the reception and detention of children in almshouses, and providing child caring institutions, or industrial schools or homes." "After the passage of this law... Full description

Record Source: Archival Materials
Collection Information: Children’s Aid Society of Pennsylvania Records (#3026)
Online Access: Link to finding aid
Corporate Author: Children's Aid Society of Pennsylvania
Format: Manuscript
Language: English
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