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Association for the Relief of the Poor minutes

Identifier: MS 0039


This collection contains minutes of the managers of the 11th Ward. Led by Charles Howard, the collection deals with appointments of visitors, collectors of funds, purchase of wood, etc.


  • 1849 - 1850


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The collection is open for research use.

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Biographical / Historical

The Association for the Relief of the Poor was an organization for improving conditions (housing, food, etc.) of the indigent in the 19th century.


0.21 Linear Feet (1 volume)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Henry Howard, November 1911.

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Revision Statements

  • 2021-09-01: Manually entered into ArchivesSpace by Mallory Herberger.

Repository Details

Part of the H. Furlong Baldwin Library Repository

H. Furlong Baldwin Library
Maryland Center for History and Culture
610 Park Avenue
Baltimore MD 21201 United States