WSSM-08: Benevolent Society for Retarded Children Collection
The Benevolent Society for Retarded Children was founded as the parent's association of the Willowbrook State School in 1949. The Benevolent Society for Retarded Children became part of the New York State Association for Retarded Children (NYSARC) in 1959. The collection includes minutes, annual financial reports, and annual luncheon programs. Most of the records are from the 1970s and 1980s, but annual luncheon programs are available for most years.
- 1950 - 2000
1.5 Linear Feet
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
The Benevolent Society for Retarded Children donated duplicate items and allowed Archives and Special Collections to photocopy other records in 2006. The Benevolent Society for Retarded Children retains the original records.
Collection processed by Kerry Falloon, Lisa Holland, Catherine N. Carson and Sally Milner.
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