Henry Israel Papers,1899-1958.

Collection Number: 2159

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Henry Israel papers, 1899-1958.
Collection Number:
2159
Creator:
Israel, Henry,
Quantity:
.7 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, scrapbook, printed materials, manuscripts, and organizational materials.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Material relating to civic leaders of Hastings and Westchester County concerning recreational, educational programs, and community service.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Executive secretary of the Young Men's Christian Association of Sing Sing, New York.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Correspondence with civic leaders of Hastings and Westchester County concerning recreational and educational programs and the country life movement; a scrapbook of Y.M.C.A. material, 1899-1903; notes and rough drafts of speeches, minutes, pamphlets, clippings, and other printed materials of the Community Service Council of Hastings, especially relating to educational problems and child welfare, taxation, and the administrative organization of Westchester County and the problems associated with it.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Israel, Henry, 1877-
Community Service Council (Hastings, N.Y.)
Young Men's Christian Association of Sing Sing, N.Y.

Subjects:
Child welfare -- New York (State) -- Westchester County.
Education -- New York (State) -- Westchester County.
Politics, Practical.
Taxation -- New York (State) -- Westchester County.
Young Men's Christian associations -- New York (State) -- Sing Sing.
Youth -- Societies and clubs.
Child welfare
Education
Manners and customs
Political science
Politics, Practical
Taxation
Young Men's Christian associations
Youth

Places:
Hastings (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs.
Westchester County (N.Y.) -- Politics and government.
Westchester County (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs.
New York (State) -- Westchester County

Form and Genre Terms:
Speeches.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Henry Israel papers, #2159. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

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