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MC 200

Frank, Adelaide Schulkind. Papers of Adelaide Schulkind Frank, 1925-1972: A Finding Aid

Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University


Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University

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Descriptive Summary

Location: Collection stored off site: researchers must request access 36 hours before use.
Call No.: MC 200
Repository: Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
Creator: Adelaide Schulkind Frank
Title: Papers of Adelaide Schulkind Frank, 1925-1972
Date(s): 1925-1972
Quantity: .63 linear feet (1+1/2 file boxes)
Language of materials: Materials in English.
Abstract: Correspondence, bulletins, etc., of Adelaide Schulkind Frank, executive secretary of the League for Mutual Aid.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Accession numbers: 72-64, 74-188, 76-136
The papers of Adelaide Schulkind Frank were deposited with the Schlesinger Library in May 1972 by Adelaide Schulkind Frank.

Processing Information:

Processed: January 1974

Access Restrictions:

Access. Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use:

Copyright. Copyright in the papers created by Adelaide Schulkind Frank as well as copyright in other papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns.
Copying. Papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures.

Preferred Citation:

Adelaide Schulkind Frank Papers, 1925-1972; item description, dates. MC 200, folder #. Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University.


Adelaide Schulkind Frank was the Executive Secretary of the League for Mutual Aid for over thirty years. The League, founded in 1920, has helped individuals in the liberal and labor movements with loans and/or guidance, defraying the cost through annual memberships and other contributions.


This collection consists mainly of letters to Mrs. Frank, many being letters of appreciation and others either asking for aid or offering donations.


Container List

Additional Index Terms

Charities--New York (State)--New York
Fraternal organizations--New York (State)--New York
Social change
Working class--Political activity
Addams, Jane, 1860-1935
Anthony, Katharine Susan, 1877-1965
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981
Blatch, Harriot Stanton, 1856-1940
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson), 1904-1971
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959
Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962
Dennett, Mary Ware, 1872-1947
Deutsch, Babette, 1895-1982
Farrell, James T. (James Thomas), 1904-1979
Flynn, Elizabeth Gurley
Gannett, Lewis, 1891-1966
Garfield, Jules John
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964
Le Gallienne, Eva, 1899-1991
League for Mutual Aid
Michaëlis, Karin, 1872-1950
Murray, Pauli, 1910-1985
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983
Porter, Katherine Anne, 1890-1980
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip), 1889-1979
Rice, Elmer, 1892-1967
Riesel, Victor
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948
Sinclair, Upton, 1878-1968
Smedley, Agnes, 1892-1950
Smith, Lillian Eugenia, 1897-1966
Stokes, Rose Harriet Pastor, 1897-1933
Stout, Rex, 1886-1975
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968
Tresca, Carlo
Untermeyer, Jean Starr, 1886-1970
Viereck, Peter, 1916-2006
Vorse, Mary Heaton, 1874-1966
Young, Art, 1866-1943