Catholic Charities collection
MSCC__73

 An inventory of the collection at the University of Illinois at Chicago

Summary Information

Repository
Richard J. Daley Library Special Collections and University Archives
Creator
Catholic Charities of Chicago.
Title
Catholic Charities collection
ID
MSCC__73
Date [inclusive]
1940-1950
Extent
0.25 Linear feet
Language
English
Abstract:
Catholic Charities is a network of charitable organizations in the United States consisting of more than 1,600 community based organizations, often sponsored by the local Roman Catholic religious hierarchy. The Catholic Charities Collection consists of two extensive reports regarding activities in the Archdiocese of Chicago in 1940 and the Diocese of Joliet in 1950.

Preferred Citation

Catholic Charities collection, Special Collections and University Archives, University of Illinois at Chicago

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Administrative History

Catholic Charities is a network of charitable organizations in the United States consisting of more than 1,600 community based organizations, often sponsored by the local Roman Catholic religious hierarchy. Catholic Charities Agencies are estimated to serve the needs of more than seven million people each year.

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Scope and Contents

The Catholic Charities Collection consists of two extensive reports regarding activities in the Archdiocese of Chicago in 1940 and the Diocese of Joliet in 1950.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Richard J. Daley Library Special Collections and University Archives June 2005

801 S. Morgan Street
Chicago, Illinois, 60607
312.996.2742

Acquisition Information

Catholic Charities donated these materials to the University of Illinois at Chicago in 1973.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Catholic Charities (Joliet, Ill.).
  • Catholic Charities of Chicago. -- Archives

Subject(s)

  • Chicago Community Organizations.
  • Community-based social services -- Illinois -- Chicago.
  • Community-based social services -- Illinois -- Joliet.

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Collection Inventory

Series I: Catholic Charities Collection 

Box Folder

Report to Archbishop Samuel Stritch of Chicago, 1940 

1 1

Catholic Charities Agencies, Diocese of Joliet in Illinois - Report, 1950 

1 2

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