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Guide to the Home for Aged and Infirm Colored People of California Records
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Administrative records

Physical Description: 14 folders + 1 ledger

Series Scope and Content Summary

Includes the Home for Aged and Infirm Colored People of California's article of incorporation, constitution and by-laws, officer rosters, meeting minutes, reports, and correspondence. Meeting minute ledger also includes transcripts of reports submitted during meetings and membership rosters.
Box 1:1

Articles of incorporation [reproduction] 1892-09-28

 

Constitution and by-laws

Box 1:2

Constitution and by-laws 1934-01-31

Box 1:10

Past presidents and officers of the Home for Aged and Infirm Colored People of California 1924

Box 1:10

President and officer rosters circa 1930s

 

Meeting minutes

Box 1:3
Box 2

Ledger [296 pp.] 1925-1948

Box 1:3
Box 1:4
Box 1:9
Box 1:5
Box 1:7
Box 1:8
 

Reports

Box 1:9

Annual report of the advisory board 1935

Box 1:9

Annual report of the advisory board 1937-01-28

Box 1:9

Matron's monthly report 1937-07

Box 1:9

Matron's monthly report 1937-08

Box 1:9

Matron's monthly report 1937-10

Box 1:9

Report of the "Special Committee" 1937-09-02

Box 1:9

Yearly report of the president, Elizabeth Brown, to the board of directors 1938-01-27

Box 1:9

Annual report of the president of auxiliary #1 1938-01-27

Box 1:9

Matron's monthly report 1938-10

Box 1:9

Matron's monthly report 1938-12

Box 1:9

Report of the budget committee undated

Box 1:9

Committee members 1937

 

Correspondence

Box 1:9

Letter from I. Haskell to board of directors 1939-01-26

Box 1:11

Home for Aged and Infirm Colored People of California general correspondence 1916, 1935-1940

Box 1:12

Legal agreements circa 1910s, 1940

Box 1:9

Intake policy 1937-08-26

Box 1:13

Financial records 1938

Box 1:14

Letterhead [blank] circa 1930s

 

Programs

Physical Description: 1 folder

Series Scope and Content Summary

Includes two photocopied programs of Florence Cole-Talbert's grand recital at the Civic Auditorium Opera House and a turkey dinner at Foresters' Hall.

Arrangement

Arranged by date.
Box 1:15

Home for Aged and Infirm Colored People will give a grand promenade on Wednesday Nov. 24, 1915 at Foresters' Hall [reproduction] 1915

Box 1:15

Florence Cole-Talbert grand recital auspices Home for Aged & Infirm Colored People, Civic Auditorium Opera House [reproduction] 1920

Box 1:16

Newspaper clippings 1892-1930

Physical Description: 1 folder

Series Scope and Content Summary

Includes newspaper clippings from Bay Area newspapers related to activities at the Home for Aged and Infirm Colored People of California. Also included is a reproduction of the 1930 East Bay Colored Business Directory.

Arrangement

Arranged by date.