In Her Own Right

Childcare Cases #10 Mass, Jacob and Goldie

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Date created 1904-1917
Creator Jewish Ys and Centers of Greater Philadelphia. Neighborhood Centre Branch
Description This is a case file for Jacob and Goldie Mass, who were served by the Day Nursery and Shelter (Neighborhood Branch). The case file contains records pertaining to their children Eva, Morris, Sophie, David, and Janette. Included are receipts for courses taken at Temple University, a narrative of the family’s history, correspondence and reports from medical and social work personnel, and report cards from Banks Business College. All three daughters secured gainful employment, Eva as a playground worker, Janette as an esthetician, and Sophie at A.M. Collins & Co., likely as a secretary.
Size 62
Type Case Files
Subjects Family social work | Children--Medical examinations | Jewish children--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia | Neighborhood Centre (Philadelphia, Pa.) | Social service--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia | Social settlements--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia | Women in charitable work | Young Women's Union (Philadelphia, Pa.) | Mass, Jacob | Mass, Goldie | Kohn, C. Marion, 1884-1969
Geographical location Philadelphia (Pa.)
Language English
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Local Identifier JMJYZ201910000141
Contributing institution Temple University Libraries