AuthorFederation for Community Planning.
TitleFederation for Community Planning records, 1913-1974 [microform].
Description40 rolls of microfilm.
Summary NoteSummary: Minutes, correspondence, reports, clippings and publications of the Federation for Community Planning, the Welfare Federation, the Federation for Charity and Philanthropy and various bodies allied to these organizations, files of the executive directors Edward D. Lynde and William T. McCullough, speech texts, television and radio scripts, personnel files and news releases. A description of the microfilmed portions of the collection is in Appendix II of the register.
Reproduct. NoteMicrofilm. Cleveland, Ohio : Western Reserve Historical Society, 1970s. 40 microfilm reels : positive and negative ; 35 mm.
Historical NoteFounded in 1913, as the Federation for Charity and Philanthropy, to coordinate funding for the numerous charities in Cleveland. It merged with the Welfare Council of Cleveland in 1917 to form the Cleveland Welfare Federation. In 1972 it became the Federation for Community Planning. By 1919 it had given up solicitation of funds and by 1966 their allocation also, evolving into a specialized community planning agency.
Cum. Index NoteRegister available in library.
SubjectsAdoption -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
Aged -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Care and hygiene.
Alcoholism -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
Charities -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
Charity organization.
Community organization -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
Depressions -- 1929 -- United States.
Family social work -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
Federation for Community Planning.
Foster home care -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
Illegitimate children -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
Japanese Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945.
Juvenile delinquency -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
Public welfare -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
Transients, Relief of -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
Other AuthorsLynde, Edward D.
McCullough, William T.
OrganizationsFederation for Charity and Philanthropy (Cleveland, Ohio)
Welfare Federation of Cleveland.
Suppl./Special IssueHas supplement: Federation for Community Planning. Federation for Community Planning photographs,.
Call Number/Copies 
 WRHS Research Library: MS. 3788 Microfilm Cabinet 40 Drawer 4
mq205317: Positive microfilm, microform room [status: NON-CIRCULATING]
[Record 132647]