Magdalen Society of Philadelphia constitution of the Women's Advisory Board, undated

Item

Title

Magdalen Society of Philadelphia constitution of the Women's Advisory Board, undated

Description

The women's advisory board of the Magdalen Society of Philadelphia had the stated aim of supporting the all-male board of managers and "providing for the temporal and spiritual welfare of the girls."

Identifier

16246

Type

text

Creator

Magdalen Society of Philadelphia

Date Created

1800-1850

Format

Manuscript

Is Part Of

Magdalen Society of Philadelphia Records (2016)

Spatial Coverage

N 21st and Race St Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Subject

House of the Good Shepherd (Philadelphia, Pa.) | House of Refuge (Philadelphia, Pa.) | Magdalen Society (Philadelphia, Pa.) | White, William, 1748-1836 | Charities--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia | Children--Institutional care | Evangelicalism | Institutional care | Juvenile delinquency | Poor women | Prostitution | Women--Institutional care

Extent

5 pages

Language

eng

Rights

Rights assessment is your responsibility. This material is made available for noncommercial educational scholarly and/or charitable purposes. For other uses or for more information please contact The Historical Society of Pennsylvania’s Rights and Reproductions department at rnr@hsp.org.

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