In Her Own Right

Juvenile Aid Committee, 1904–1910

Image Jmjyz201906000050 page 32 lg
Date created 1904-1910
Creator Jewish Ys and Centers of Greater Philadelphia. Neighborhood Centre Branch
Description This record documents the arrests and legal action that took place against mainly male and some female juveniles in Juvenile Court. Information is presented about the placement for the juveniles once released, whether it be at the Boarding School at Easton or the Military Institute in Bridgeton. These documents also show other types of placements outside of jail for these juveniles, such as in private houses to do housework. This organization is a charity devoted to the care, education and improvement of Jewish children.
Size 63
Type Administrative records; Reports
Subjects Day camps--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia | Jewish children--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia | Jewish community centers--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia | Neighborhood Centre (Philadelphia, Pa.) | Nursery schools--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia | Social service--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia | Social settlements--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia | Women in charitable work | Young Women's Union (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Geographical location Philadelphia (Pa.)
Language English
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Local Identifier JMJYZ201906000050

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