Swiss Benevolent Society of New York records

The Swiss Benevolent Society of New York is the oldest Swiss Benevolent Society in the United States, founded in 1832. From its inception, the Swiss Benevolent Society of New York has sought to care for the poor among the Swiss population of New York. The earliest records of the Society date from...

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Corporate Author: Swiss Benevolent Society of New York (Creator)
Collection:Swiss Benevolent Society of New York Records
Collection Number:MSS127
Format: Manuscript
Language:French
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110 2 |a Swiss Benevolent Society of New York  |e creator 
245 1 |a Swiss Benevolent Society of New York records  |f 1880-1982, undated 
300 |a 46.8 Linear feet  |f 46.8 linear feet, 87 boxes 
520 |a The Swiss Benevolent Society of New York is the oldest Swiss Benevolent Society in the United States, founded in 1832. From its inception, the Swiss Benevolent Society of New York has sought to care for the poor among the Swiss population of New York. The earliest records of the Society date from 1880 and include correspondence, board minutes, financial and administrative records, annual reports, newspaper clippings, blueprints and various printed materials. The unprocessed additions to the Swiss Benevolent Society of New York Records consist of one box that contains brochures and invitations. 
541 1 |a Additions: 1996-057.1 Gift 06/12/96 Swiss Benevolent Society of New York 
555 |a Finding Aid Available Online:  
650 0 |a Charities--New York (State). 
650 0 |a Immigrants--Services for--New York (State)--New York. 
650 0 |a Old age homes--New York (State). 
650 0 |a Swiss Americans--New York (State)--New York--Charities. 
650 0 |a Swiss Americans--Societies, etc. 
650 0 |a Welfare Council of New York City. 
852 |a The Historical Society of Pennsylvania  |b Swiss Benevolent Society of New York Records  |c MSS127 
856 4 2 |y Link to finding aid  |u http://www2.hsp.org/collections/Balch%20manuscript_guide/html/sbs_nyc.html