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   Mobilization for Youth Records, [ca. 1958]-1970.

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Mobilization for Youth Records. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID:4079120 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Mobilization for Youth.
Title:Mobilization for Youth Records, [ca. 1958]-1970.
Physical description:ca. 10, 500 items (29 boxes)
Language(s):In English
Access: Boxes 2-27 of this collection are located off-site. You will need to request this material at least twenty-four (24) hours in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. This collection has no restrictions .  More information »

Arrangement

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Description

Scope and Content

Correspondence, minutes, memoranda, reports, project proposals, financial records, and related printed materials documenting various social services focused on community development, the elimination of poverty, and the prevention and control of juvenile deliquency. Among its programs are manpower and training services such as the Neighborhood Youth Corps, a remedial education and work program, and the New Careers Program, providing both instruction and on the job training; individual, group, and family services such as counseling and supportive services for jovenile delinquents; and mental health services. The correspondence is with city, state, and federal agencies as well as private social service organizations. Correspondents include John V. Lindsay. Also, files for Bertram M. Beck, Executive Director, the Board of Directors, the various committees, and project funding activities.

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Using the Collection

Partially Offsite

Access Restrictions

 Boxes 2-27 of this collection are located off-site. You will need to request this material at least twenty-four (24) hours in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

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This collection has no restrictions .

Preferred Citation

Mobilization for Youth Records. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

Cataloged 08/--/89 Christina Hilton Fenn

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2009-06-26 File created.
    2012-03-20 EAD created by PTL

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Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Subjects

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CUL Collections:
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Beck, Bertram M.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Charities--New York (State)--New York.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Community development--New York (State)--New York.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Family services--New York (State)--New York.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Family social work--New York (State)--New York.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Juvenile delinquency--New York (State)--New York.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Lindsay, John V. (John Vliet)PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Lower East Side (New York, N.Y.)--Social conditions.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Manpower--New York (State)--New York.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Mental health services--New York (State)--New York.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Neighborhood Youth Corps (U.S.)PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
New Careers Program.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
New York (N.Y.)--Social conditions.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Poverty.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Public welfare--New York (State)--New York.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Remedial teaching--New York (State)--New York.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Social service--New York (State)--New York.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Social work with criminals--New York (State)--New York.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Social work with youth--New York (State)--New York.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Historical Note

Social service agency operating on the Lower East Side of New York City. Mobilization for Youth was conceived in 1957 and formally founded and funded in 1961.

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