Buckhorn Children's Center Records,1959-1979 (bulk 1956-1977)

Descriptive Summary

Title
Buckhorn Children's Center Records,1959-1979 (bulk 1956-1977)
Creator
Buckhorn Children's Center, Perry County, KY
Extent
6 microfilm reels; 1 partial microfilm reel
Subjects
Organizations, social service -- Presbyterian Child Welfare Agency
Buckhorn, Kentucky -- Presbyterian Child Welfare Agency
Perry County, Kentucky -- Organizations, social service
Perry County, Kentucky -- Child welfare
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: staff; machine-readable finding aid created by:M. Plarr
Repository
Berea College

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
These records document the administration of the Buckhorn Children's Center.
Included are minutes and reports of the Board of Managers/Directors (1956 - 1977), correspondence (1956 - 1974), financial audits (1954 - 1974), and bequests (1967 - 1975). Minutes and correspondence of the Buckhorn Community Council (1963 - 1965) are also present.
Field studies and evaluations conducted by outside organizations and documentation on the relationship of Buckhorn Children's Center to other private and state-supported social agencies in Kentucky and other states are included as well.