Presbyterian Orphan Home Society of Louisville Records,1874-1956

Descriptive Summary

Title
Presbyterian Orphan Home Society of Louisville Records,1874-1956
Creator
Presbyterian Orphan Home Society of Louisville
Extent
1 microfilm reel
Subjects
Louisville, Kentucky -- Presbyterian Orphan Home Society of Louisville
Jefferson County, Kentucky -- Child welfare
Jefferson County, Kentucky -- Orphanages
Organizations, social service -- Presbyterian Orphan Home Society of Louisville
Orphanages -- Presbyterian Synod Home for Children
Jefferson County, Kentucky -- Organizations, social service
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: staff; machine-readable finding aid created by:M. Plarr
Repository
Berea College

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
These records include meeting minutes and reports, and admission release ledgers of the Society.
Meeting minutes and reports to the Board of Managers/Trustees (1908 - 1925, 1937 - 1956) detail policies and activities of the Society and administration of the Home. Admission release ledgers (1874 - 1936) document children served by the Home, as well as their ages, addresses, and names of their parents or guardians.