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Annual reports of incorporated charities

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
This series contains reports submitted by orphan asylums, hospitals, shelters for the homeless, and other charitable institutions receiving state funding. Each report is divided into two sections: Schedule A contains financial data including the value of real and personal property, investments, indebtedness, receipts, expenditures, and cash on hand; and Schedule B contains statistical summaries on the number and sex of inmates, including admissions and discharges.
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Quantity:
0.3 cu. ft. (2 volumes)
Inclusive Dates:
1870-1871
Series Number:
A1984

Arrangement

Alphabetic by name of institution.

Scope and Content Note

Reports were submitted the Board by orphan asylums, hospitals, shelters for the homeless, and other charitable institutions receiving state funding.

Each report is divided into two sections: Schedule A contains financial data including the value of real and personal property, investments, indebtedness, receipts, expenditures, and cash on hand; and Schedule B contains statistical summaries on the number and sex on inmates, admissions and discharges. Volume 1 contains reports for 1870, although the binding is inaccurately labelled 1872. Volume 2 contains reports for 1871.

Use of Records

Access Restrictions

There are no restrictions regarding access to or use of the material.

Alternate Formats Available

Microform is available at the New York State Archives through interlibrary loan.

Related Information

Related Materials

Series A1985, Annual Reports of Orphan Asylums and Homes for the Friendless, contains related records for private institutions receiving no state funding.

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