Guide to the Papers of Betty Kaplan (d. 1966), undated, 1937-1943, 1951, 1958, 1964, 1967

*P-697

Reprocessed by Marvin Rusinek

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Machine-readable finding aid created by Felicia Herman as MS Word document, August 1996. Reprocessed by Marvin Rusinek on September 25, 2009. Finding aid was encoded by Marvin Rusinek on September 25, 2009. Finding aid written in English.

Descriptive Summary

Creator:Kaplan, Betty
Title:Betty Kaplan, papers
Dates:undated, 1937-1943, 1951, 1958, 1964, 1967
Abstract:The collection consists of material relating to Betty Kaplan's involvement in two volunteer philanthropic groups affiliated with the Jewish Chronic Disease Hospital (Brooklyn, NY): the Lillian R. Spector League and the Mildred Forman Foundation for Cardiac Children. Included are minutes of meetings of the LRSL, anniversary journals and correspondence of the LRSL, and a photograph album of a dinner given by the LRSL honoring Betty Kaplan. Also included is an anniversary album of the MFFCC and newspaper clippings relating to Betty Kaplan's work with MFFCC.
Languages:The collection is in English.
Quantity: .5 linear feet (1 manuscript box)
Identification:P-697
Repository: American Jewish Historical Society
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Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of material relating to Betty Kaplan’s involvement in two volunteer philanthropic groups affiliated with the Jewish Chronic Disease Hospital of Brooklyn, New York (founded 1929); the Lillian R. Spector League and the Mildred Forman Foundation for Cardiac Children. Included are notebooks chronicling the events of the Lillian Spector League, anniversary books and dinner-dance journals of both organizations, and a photo album of a testimonial dinner honoring Betty Kaplan.

The collection is valuable to researchers studying women's philanthropic organizations and the Jewish Chronic Disease Hospital.

The collection is entirely in English and contains printed materials - anniversary journals, newspaper clippings - a photo album, and minutes of meetings of these two philanthropic organizations.

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Arrangement

The collection is organized into a single series.

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Access and Use

Access Restrictions

The collection is open to all researchers by permission of the Director of Library and Archives of the American Jewish Historical Society, except items that are restricted due to their fragility.

Use Restrictions

Information concerning the literary rights may be obtained from the Director of Library and Archives of the American Jewish Historical Society. Users must apply in writing for permission to quote, reproduce or otherwise publish manuscript materials found in this collection. For more information contact:
American Jewish Historical Society, Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, New York, NY, 10011
email: reference@ajhs.org

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Preferred Citation

Published citations should take the following form:
Identification of item, date (if known); Betty Kaplan, papers; P-697; box number; folder number; American Jewish Historical Society, Boston, MA and New York, NY.

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Acquisition Note

Gift of H. David Kaplan, Houston, Texas, 1985.

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Note

Note

Formerly cited as I-245, Brooklyn, NY. Jewish Chronic Disease Hospital, Miscellaneous materials, 1937-1967

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Access Points

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Container List

The following section contains a detailed listing of the materials in the collection.

 

Papers of Betty Kaplan, undated, 1937-1943, 1951, 1958, 1964, 1967

English.
.5 linear feet. Box 1.
Scope and Content:

See Scope and Content Note.

BoxFolderTitleDate
1 1 Lillian R. Spector League, Minutes 1937-1943?
1 2 Lillian R. Spector League, Minutes undated
1 3 Lillian R. Spector League, Anniversary dinner-dance journals 1964, 1967
1 4 Lillian R. Spector League, Letters, invitations, etc. undated, 1958, 1964
1 5 Mildred Forman Foundation for Cardiac Children, Anniversary Album 1951
1 6 Mildred Forman Foundation for Cardiac Children, Newspaper clippings undated, 1951
1 7 Photo Album: Cover
1 8 Photo Album: Telegrams
1 9 Photo Album: Photos
1 10 Photo Album: Photos
1 11 Photo Album: Photos
1 12 Photo Album: Photos
1 13 Photo Album: Photos
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