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Guide to the Buckhorn Children's Center Collection, Part A, Series III
 

Accession Number: 45
Buckhorn Children's Center Collection
Selected Records, 1874-1979
Selected Photographs, 1900-1980
Online Catalog Record (BANC)


Overview
History
Part A - Selected Records
        Series I - Presbyterian Orphan Home Society of Louisville  (Presbyterian Synod Home for Children) 1874-1956
        Series II - Buckhorn Association, 1902-1960
        Series III - Presbyterian Child Welfare Agency, 1954-1979
Part B - Selected Photographs

Series III Presbyterian Child Welfare Agency, 1954-1979 Microfilm Reels 1-7

This series consists of correspondence, minutes of and reports to the Managers / Directors; yearly financial audits, deeds, bequests and leases; and publications generated by the Presbyterian Child Welfare Agency—all of which detail the philosophy, policies, operations, program, and staff at the Buckhorn Children’s Center. While the inclusive dates of the series are 1954-1979; predominant dates are 1956-1977. In addition, the series includes field studies and evaluations conducted by outside organizations and graduate researchers from various universities. There is also documentation on the relationship of the Buckhorn Children’s Center to other private and state-supported social service agencies in Kentucky and other states. The series is arranged alphabetically by format and subject.

Reel 1

  1. Articles of Incorporation
  2. Deed, E.O. Robinson Mountain Fud to PCWA, July, 1956
  3. Articles of Incorporation and By-laws, 1979
Reel 2
  1. Bequests, 1967-1975
  2. Board of Managers (Directors): Minutes and Reports, 1956-1977
Reel 3
  1. Buckhorn Community Council: Minutes and Correspondence, 1963-1965
  2. Child Welfare League of America, 1965-1977
  3. Correspondence, May, 1956, 1969
Reel 4
  1. Correspondence, June, 1969-1976
  2. Correspondence, A-M, 1969-1976; S, 1967-1968
Reel 5
  1. Correspondence, S, 1968-1974
  2. Field Studies, Correspondence, 1968-1974
  3. Field Study:
  • S. Schwartz (Oakland University, Rochester, MI) 1970
  • G. Reuter (Oakland University, Rochester, MI) 1970
  • K. Kosasa (Beloit College, Beloit, WI) 1970
  1. Financial Statement, Reports of Examination, and Budgets; 1954-1974
  2. Financial Studies, 1962-1976
  3. Group Child Care Association of Kentucky, 1971-1976
  4. Investment Fund Agency Accounts, 1966-1970
  5. Investments via Citizens Fidelity Bank and Trust Co., 1957-1970
Reel 6
  1. Stocks, Gifts of:
  • Economic Security, 1957-1960
  • Child Welfare, 1960-1974
  • Health, 1957-1975
  • Education, 1966-1971, 1977
  • Mental Health, 1966-1977
  1. Kentucky Commission on Children adn Youth, 1960-1970
  2. Kentucky Human Resources Coordinating Commission, KIPP Project; 1970-1972
  3. Lawsuit:
  • United States of America vs. PCWA et al, 1957-1959
  • Home Lumber Co. vs. PCWA & Perry County Board of Education, 1958-1959
  1. Leases, between PCWA and Perry County Board of Education, 1957-1977
  2. Personnel: Policies, Code of Ethics, and Job Classifications, 1950's-1970's
  3. Physical Plant: Fire Safety Inpections 1968-1974
  • Smith McLandress, Property Studies, 1969-1974
  • Property Appraisal, 1974

Reel 7
  • Dormitory (Cottage #7), 1958-1961
  • Boys' Dormitory (Gabbard Memorial Cottage), 1963-1964
  • Director's Home, 1966-1967
  • Girls' Cottage (Midway), 1970-1972
  • Nurse's Clinic and Cottage, 1974-1975
  • North Point Cottage, 1976
  1. Publications:
  • News Briefs (PCWA) 1957-1959
  • Presbyterian Child Welfare Agency, 1961-1962
  • The Buckhorn, 1963-1978
  • Brochures and Flyers, 1956-1971
  1. Purpose and Policies, Statements of, 1960's-1970's
  2. Real Estate, Rental Income; 1958-1959, 1968-1971

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