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Oscar F. Frenzel Collection

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Identifier: Mss070
Scope and Contents The Oscar Frenzel Collection contains nine series: Publications, Correspondence, Financial, Personal, Maennerchor, New American Opera Company, May Music Festival, Socialer Turnverein, and Independent Turnverein.Publications (1877-1903) includes issues of Puck, a German-language magazine published in New York; Beiblatt der Fliegenden Blatter, a German magazine; and miscellaneous publications in English or German.Correspondence (1874-1888) contains both Frenzel's personal...

Oscar McCulloch Papers

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Identifier: MSS043
Overview Oscar McCulloch was a minister, leader, and an advocate of community betterment through charity and social betterment. Born in Ohio in 1843, McCulloch attended seminary and later settled in Indianapolis as minister at the Plymouth Church on Monument Circle. McCulloch’s work with the Charity Organization Society and on the Tribe of Ishmael continued until his death in 1891. The collection contains articles written by and about McCulloch, information about Plymouth Church when...

Otto Stark Collection

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Identifier: MSS075
Scope and Contents The collection is divided into five series: catalogs, correspondence, publication, illustrations, and photographs. Catalogs (1887, 1910) contains catalogs from the Paris Salon of 1887 and the Exposicion Internacional de Arte del Centenario Buenos Aires of 1910. Stark exhibited paintings in both shows. Correspondence (1888-1970) includes letters, cards, and telegrams to Stark and his family. Most of the letters are from his father, Gustav Stark, and are written in German....

Peter Dobkin Hall Papers

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Identifier: MSS086
Overview Peter Dobkin Hall was a historian of American philanthropy, who held appointments at Wesleyan (1974-1982), Yale (1973-1999), and Harvard (2000 until death), and was Scholar in Residence at the Rockefeller Archive Center in 1989. He was extensively published in philanthropy but it probably best known for his book "'Inventing the Nonprofit Sector' and Other Essays on Philanthropy, Voluntarism, and Nonprofit Organizations."

Philanthropic Pamphlets

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Identifier: MSS127
Scope and Contents A selection of philanthropy pamphlets on many topics from the 19th and 20th centuries. Topics include temperance, women's rights, care for the poor, settlement houses.

Preussen Unterstutzungs Verein Records

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Identifier: MSS074
Scope and Contents The collection consists of three volumes of the organization's minutes from 3 September 1884 to 15 March 1956. The minutes are written in German. The first volume also contains membership records and members' accounts for the period 1884-1906

Public Welfare Foundation Records

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Identifier: MSS063
Overview In 1947 Charles Edward Marsh founded the Public Welfare Foundation to render direct financial assistance to the needy. His purpose, to offer the greatest good to the greatest number of people, symbolized the efforts of the foundation he created. His method of distributing money, called the agent system, dispersed financial assistance to provide for the immediate needs of individuals. As tax laws required more detailed reporting, the foundation began to phase out the agent system and created...

Purdue University. Indianapolis Campus Records

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Identifier: UA060
Overview Purdue University began to offer technical training courses in Indianapolis during World War Two (1939-1945) in cooperation with a federal government program to prepare for wartime industrial production needs. Purdue’s Indianapolis presence continued after the end of the war, at first cooperating with the Indiana University Extension Division in Indianapolis to offer liberal arts and social sciences courses to Purdue students, and later in developing its own general education coursework as...

Quixote Foundation Records

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Identifier: MSS117
Overview The Quixote Foundation was established by Arthur Stuart Hanisch as a family foundation in 1997, and after his death in 2002 the organization adopted a limited-life strategy that resulted in full expenditure of all philanthropic funds by 2017. The foundation espoused a progressive world view, with a majority of grantees working for media reform, election integrity, reproductive rights, environmental equity, and social equality.The records consist predominantly of grant files, with...

Robert E. Nelson Papers

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Identifier: MSS093
Overview Robert Eddinger Nelson, a pioneer in the field of higher education fund raising and development, was born in Rochester, Indiana on March 2, 1928. In 1969 he founded Robert E. Nelson Associates, Inc. as a consulting firm to advise colleges and universities in development and fund raising. He remained active in the field as a consultant, a speaker, a board member, and as a member of several university development associations until his retirement. Robert Nelson died in 2012. The...

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Philanthropic Studies Archives 78
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Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations -- United States 12
German Americans -- Societies, etc. 11
Fund raising consultants -- United States 9
German Americans -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 9
Philanthropy -- United States 7
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Social justice 7
Fund raisers (Persons) -- United States 6
Fund raising -- United States 6
Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations -- New York (State) 4
Educational fund raising 4
Endowments -- United States 4
Environmental protection 4
Fund raisers (Persons) -- United States -- History 4
Fund raising -- United States -- History 4
Voluntarism -- United States 4
Charitable giving -- United States 3
Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 3
Charities -- Indiana -- Indianapolis -- History 3
Charities -- United States 3
Fraternal organizations 3
Nursing 3
Philanthropists -- United States 3
Professional associations -- United States 3
Progressivism (United States politics) 3
Social settlements -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 3
Universities and colleges--Administration 3
Youth -- Services for -- United States 3
Youth -- Societies and clubs 3
African Americans -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 2
Agricultural education -- United States 2
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Community development -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 2
Economics -- Study and teaching (Secondary) 2
Endowments -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 2
Ex-convicts -- Suffrage 2
Fund raising -- Societies, etc. 2
Fund raising consultants -- United States -- Societies, etc. 2
Immunization 2
Jewish women -- Indiana--Indianapolis -- Societies and clubs -- History 2
Jewish women -- United States 2
Law reform 2
Lobbying -- United States 2
Nonprofit organizations -- Finance 2
Nonprofit organizations -- United States 2
Nonprofit organizations -- United States -- Congresses 2
Nursing -- Social aspects 2
Nursing -- Societies, etc. -- History 2
Nursing -- Studying and teaching 2
Philanthropy -- United States -- Historiography 2
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Public health -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 2
Sexually transmitted diseases -- Indiana -- Prevention 2
Social advocacy 2
Social change -- Finance 2
True Reformer Building (Washington, D.C.) 2
Universities and colleges -- Alumni and alumnae 2
Universities and colleges -- Public relations 2
Urban renewal -- United States -- Finance 2
Women -- Suffrage 2
Academic writing -- Study and teaching 1
Achievement motivation 1
African American universities and colleges 1
African American women -- Societies and clubs 1
African American women legislators 1
African Americans -- Civil Rights -- History -- 20th century 1
African Americans -- United States 1
After School Programs 1
Agricultural education -- Indiana 1
Agricultural students -- Indiana 1
Agriculture -- Study and teaching -- Indiana 1
American Academy in Rome 1
American Association for Higher Education 1
Animal welfare 1
Anti-communist movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century 1
Appalachian region 1
Architecture and photography 1
Art and war 1
Art in universities and colleges 1
Associations, institutions, etc. -- United States 1
Billy Graham Crusade (1959 : Indianapolis, Ind.) 1
Blindness -- Prevention -- Societies, Etc. -- Finance 1
Blood banks 1
Broadsides 1
Business consultants -- United States 1
Businesswomen -- Indiana -- Societies and clubs 1
Camp Brosius (Wis.) 1
Center for Assessment Research and Development (Tenn.) 1
Charitable giving -- Surveys 1
Charity laws and legislation -- United States 1
Children -- Indiana -- Indianapolis -- Societies and clubs 1
Children with social disabilities -- Indiana -- Indianapolis -- Societies and clubs 1
Children's theater 1
Choruses, Secular (Men's voices) 1
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American Association of Fund-Raising Counsel 8
Commission on Private Philanthropy and Public Needs 6
Independent Sector (Firm) 6
Lilly Endowment 6
National Society of Fund Raising Executives 6
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Council on Foundations 5
Ford Foundation 4
Foundation Center 4
Boys & Girls Clubs of Indianapolis 3
Brakeley, John Price Jones, Inc. 3
Council for Advancement and Support of Education 3
Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy 3
MEDICO (Organization) 3
McGee, Vincent F. 3
National Network of Grantmakers (U.S.) 3
Payton, Robert L. 3
Wheeler Mission Ministries 3
American Association of University Professors 2
American National Red Cross 2
American National Red Cross. Midwestern Area 2
Aspen Institute 2
Association of Fundraising Professionals 2
Association of Voluntary Action Scholars (U.S.) 2
Bernstein, Daniel J., 1918-1970 2
Brakeley, George A. 2
Central Indiana Community Foundation 2
Cheswick Center (Boston, Mass.) 2
Coalition of National Voluntary Organizations 2
Crane, Robert 2
DJB Foundation 2
Eisenberg, Pablo 2
Ferry, Carol Bernstein, 1924-2001 2
Ferry, Ping 2
Filer, John H. 2
Flanner House (Indianapolis, Ind.) 2
Frantzreb, Arthur C. 2
Future Farmers of America 2
Hall, Peter Dobkin, 1946-2015 2
Health Foundation of Greater Indianapolis 2
Hooverwood (Indianapolis, Ind.) 2
IU Herron School of Art and Design 2
IUPUI (Campus) 2
Indianapolis Maennerchor 2
Indianapolis Urban League 2
JEHT Foundation 2
Junior Achievement 2
Junior Achievement of Central Indiana 2
Kiwanis International 2
Kressley, Larry 2
Levy-Church, Kenneth 2
Madoff, Bernard L. 2
National 4-H Council (U.S.) 2
National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (U.S.) 2
National Council of Jewish Women. Indianapolis Section 2
National Endowment for the Humanities 2
National FFA Organization 2
Public Welfare Foundation (Washington, D.C.) 2
Richardson, Malcolm 2
Rockefeller Foundation (1913-) 2
Rockefeller, John D., (John Davison), III, 1906-1978 2
Rockit Fund 2
Rosso, Henry A., 1917- 2
Schwartz, John J., 1919- 2
Sigma Theta Tau International 2
Social Health Association of Indiana 2
Socialer Turnverein (Indianapolis, Ind.) 2
Tides Foundation 2
Van Til, Jon 2
W.K. Kellogg Foundation 2
Wheeler, William Vincent, 1845-1908 2
Abernathy, James 1
Abrams, Stephen R. 1
African-American Institute 1
Alexander, Anna Margaret Ross, 1913-1995 1
Alinsky, Saul David, 1909-1972 1
Allen, Vivian Beaumont 1
Altrusa International 1
AmeriCorps (U.S.) 1
AmeriCorps*VISTA 1
America's Promise. The Alliance for Youth 1
American Alumni Council 1
American Association of University Professors. IUPUI (Campus) Chapter 1
American Association of University Professors. Indiana Conference 1
American Cancer Society 1
American City Bureau 1
American College Public Relations Association 1
American Gymnastic Union. Normal College 1
American Red Cross 1
American Research Hospital in Poland (Kraków, Poland) 1
American Turnerbund 1
American Turners (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.) 1
American Turners (Organization) 1
American Turners Northwest Chicago (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Anderson, Keneta 1
Anti-Syphilis League of Indiana 1
Art Association of Indianapolis, Indiana 1
Asher, Thomas R. 1
Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action 1
Association of Fundraising Professionals. Indiana Chapter 1
Athenaeum Foundation (Indianapolis, Ind.) 1
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