Illinois Youth Commission collection
MSIYC_68

 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
Illinois. Youth Commission.
Title
Illinois Youth Commission collection
ID
MSIYC_68
Date [inclusive]
1953-1966
Extent
0.25 Linear feet
Language
English
Abstract:
The Illinois Youth Commission was established in 1953 by the 68th Illinois General Assembly. The Collection includes statements, reports, reprints, and proceedings related to the role of the Commission and juvenile delinquency.

Preferred Citation

Illinois Youth Commission collection, Special Collections and University Archives, University of Illinois at Chicago

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Administrative History

The Illinois Youth Commission was established in 1953 by the 68th Illinois General Assembly. Its purpose was to provide a program to prevent delinquency and crime as well as methods of training and treatment for the rehabilitation of youthful offenders.

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Scope and Contents

The Collection includes statements, reports, reprints, and proceedings related to the role of the Commission and juvenile delinquency.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

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

801 S. Morgan Street
Chicago, Illinois, 60607
312.996.2742

Revision Description

  07/16/2010

Restrictions on Access

None

Restrictions on Use

None

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Illinois. Youth Commission. -- Archives

Subject(s)

  • Chicago Political and Civic Life.
  • Juvenile delinquency -- Illinois.

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Collection Inventory

Series I: Illinois Youth Commission Collection 

Box Folder

Biennial report, 1963-1964 

1 1

Chicago Area Project - leaflet and reports, 1964 

1 2

The Chicago Area Project after 25 Years - reprint and statement, 1959-1966 

1 3

Cultural Aspects of Violent and Disturbed Youth - speech, 1960 

1 4

Data of Commitments to the Illinois Youth Commission, 1958-1964 

1 5

Governor's Conference on Youth - proceedings, 1961-1962 

1 6

Illinois Juvenile Officers Information File - report, 1965 

1 7

"Is 'Gang Busting' Wise?" - reprint, 1956 

1 8

Juvenile Court Act - Illinois Senate Bill No. 388, 1965 

1 9

Purpose and objectives - statements, 1963-1965 

1 10

The Role of the Community Worker in the Chicago Area Project Program - statement, undated 

1 11

Social Factors in Juvenile Delinquency - report, 1959 

1 12

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