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COLLECTION Identifier: MC 200

Papers of Adelaide Schulkind Frank, 1925-1972


Correspondence, bulletins, etc., of Adelaide Schulkind Frank, executive secretary of the League for Mutual Aid.


  • Creation: 1925-1972

Language of Materials

Materials in English.

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.


.63 linear feet (1+1/2 file boxes)

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


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.

Physical Location

Collection stored off site: researchers must request access 36 hours before use.

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.


  1. Box 1: folders 1-23, vol. 1
  2. Box 2: vol. 2, folders 24-25

Processing Information

Processed: January 1974


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
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Repository Details

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