In Her Own Right

Association for the Care of Colored Orphans admission papers

Date created 1891-01-01 – 1899-01-01
Creators Association for the Care of Coloured Orphans (Cheyney, Pa.)
Description Admission papers indicating the child(ren) being surrendered to the Association, their age at surrender, the date of surrender, and who surrendered them. Many of the papers include additional information about the child(ren), primarily notes from doctors who examined them and the addresses of those who surrendered them.
Size 79 pages
Type text
Subjects Association for the Care of Coloured Orphans (Cheyney, Pa.) | Orphanages | Charity organization | African American children
Geographical location Philadelphia (Pa.)
Language English
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Contributing institution Friends Historical Library: Swarthmore College
Rights Please cite appropriately, crediting Association for the Care of Colored Orphans Records, SFHL-RG4-008, Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College as the source and indicating the identifier of the item, A00180347. This work is believed to be in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States. For more information, see http://rightsstatements.org/page/NoC-US/1.0/.