University of Minnesota

International Institute of New Bedford (MA), Records

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IHRC


Immigration History Research Center, College of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota

Descriptive summary

Creator: International Institute of New Bedford (Mass.)
Dates: 1919-1939
Abstract: Records (1919-1939) of the International Institute of New Bedford (Massachusetts) consist of by-laws, monthly and annual narrative statistical reports, minutes of the International Institute Committee, and miscellany including budget statements.
Quantity: 1 microfilm reel.
Language: In English
Collection ID: IHRC1057

HISTORICAL SKETCH

The International Institute of New Bedford (Massachusetts) was organized by the New Bedford YWCA in 1918. It was retained as a separate branch until 1931, when it was moved to the main building of the Association and reorganized as the "International Department." It was discontinued in 1942.


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The International Institute of New Bedford (MA) collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The International Institute of New Bedford (MA) collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Reseach Center, University of Minnesota.

For further information regrading the copyright, please contact the IHRC.


CITE AS

The International Institute of New Bedford (MA) Records, General/Multiethnic Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

RELATED COLLECTIONS

Related collections at the IHRC are Records of the American Council for Nationalities Services as well as records of individual International Institutes in Biddleford-Saco (Maine); Boston (Mass.); Buffalo (N.Y.); Lewiston (Maine); McKeesport (Pa.); Minnesota; New Castle (Pa.); New Haven (Conn.); Niagara Falls (N.Y.); St. Louis (Missouri); Baltimore (Md.); Jersey City (N.J.)


Index Terms

Social settlements--Massachusetts--New Bedford.
Social work with immigrants--Massachusetts--New Bedford.
Refugees--Services for--Massachusetts--New Bedford.

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