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Collection on St. Vincent de Paul Center

 Collection
Identifier: MSS0070

Scope and Contents

The Collection on St. Vincent de Paul Center contains correspondence, annual reports, newsletters, newspaper clippings, and photographs.

Dates

  • 1897-2007
  • Majority of material found within 1940s-1990s

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research use.

Biographical / Historical

Since 1972, St. Vincent DePaul Center has offered services such as childcare, senior services, homeless services, food distribution, social assistance, and therapy. The Center represents a merger between St. Vincent Infant Asylum, a more than 100-year-old residential facility for orphans, and DePaul Settlement and Day Nursery. The DePaul Settlement and Day Nursery was founded in 1915 by the Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent DePaul.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (2 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

The collection is organized into two series: 1. DePaul Settlement and Day Nursery, St. Vincent Infant Asylum, and St. Vincent de Paul Center and 2. Photographs.

Physical Location

3/34/E

Processing Information

Revised by P. Chavez 2018; M. Calvo 2018

Title
Collection on St. Vincent de Paul Center
Status
Completed
Author
Revised by P. Chavez 2018; M. Calvo 2018
Date
2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English

Repository Details

Part of the DePaul Special Collections and Archives Repository

Contact:
John T. Richardson Library
2350 N. Kenmore Ave.
Room 314
Chicago Illinois 60614
773-325-7864