In Her Own Right

Northern Assoc. of Phila. for the Relief and Employment of Poor Women Constitution and by-laws

Image A00180304 01 lg
Date created 1844-01-01 – 1928-01-01
Creators Northern Association of the City and County of Philadelphia for the Relief and Employment of Poor Women
Description Amended constitution. Lists the names (and often addresses) of members, including Lucretia Mott. Outlines duties of president, acting committee, etc. Affirms a desire ""to admit none but the deserving poor."" Provides a set of rules to be followed by women given work by the Association. Also includes 1867 revisions to the bylaws.
Size 23 pages
Type text
Subjects Quakers--Charities | Social service | Wages | Women employees | Charity organization | Women--Charities | Social classes
Geographical location Philadelphia (Pa.)
Language English
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Contributing institution TriCollege Libraries
Rights Please cite appropriately, crediting Northern Association of the City and County of Philadelphia for the Relief and Employment of Poor Women records, SFHL-RG4-053, Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College as the source and indicating the identifier of the item, A00180304. This work is believed to be in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States. For more information, see http://rightsstatements.org/page/NoC-US/1.0/.