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James C. Penney Foundation Records

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Identifier: MSS044
Overview The James C. Penney Foundation was created in 1954 by the merchant, James Cash Penney, and his wife, Caroline A. Penney. James C. Penney was born on September 16, 1875 near Hamilton, Missouri. In the early 1900s he purchased his first store, called the Golden Rule. His values, emphasizing both the customer and the employee, helped him build a chain of Golden Rule stores that was renamed the J.C. Penney Company, Inc. in 1913. Penney’s personal philanthropy began with death of his second...

Jessie Groves Photographs and Oral History

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Identifier: MSS058
Scope and Contents From the beginning of her career in Indianapolis Jessie Groves took candid photographs of nurses, doctors, and the campus, compiling these in a photo album (or perhaps albums). These photographs arrived in the IUPUI University Archives sometime in the 1970s. In 1977 University Archivist Jeannette Matthew interviewed Jessie, and that tape is also a part of the Archives collections. At some point the album was dismantled and the photographs were integrated into the rest of the university photo...

John J. Schwartz Papers

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Identifier: MSS031
Overview John J. Schwartz, fund raising executive and author, worked hard to assist in the development of standards and ethics for fund-raising professionals and to influence legislation on the national and state level. During his 41 active years in the field, Schwartz was employed by various philanthropic organizations including John Price Jones, Inc., Fund Raising for Traveler Aid Society of New York, Development for the Community Service Society, G.A. Brakeley & Co., the American Cancer Society,...

Julia Carson Papers

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Identifier: MSS079
Overview Julia M. Carson (July 8, 1938-December 15, 2007) was the first woman and African-American to represent Indianapolis and the second African-American (after Katie Hall of Gary, Indiana) to represent Indiana in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1997 until her death. Prior to entering Congress, Carson, a Democrat, served as a state representative and a state senator in the Indiana General Assembly and as Center Township trustee in Marion County, Indiana.The...

Junior Achievement of Central Indiana Records

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Identifier: MSS094
Overview Junior Achievement of Central Indiana (JA Central Indiana) was founded in 1957 as an area franchise of Junior Achievement. JA Central Indiana has implemented the major educational programs of Junior Achievement from 1958 through today, teaching Central Indiana students from the grade school to high school level about economics and business in a hands-on format.

Junior Achievement Records

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Identifier: MSS048
Overview Junior Achievement, Inc. (JA) was founded in 1919 as the Boys’ and Girls’ Bureau of the Eastern States League. Embracing the concept of “learning by doing,” the leaders of the Bureau dedicated themselves to teaching urban youth proper business practice and methods. They accomplished this through hands-on training in management and production. For much of its history, JA used one program to teach business to high school students. Beginning in the 1970s, JA started to expand its programs to...

Kiwanis Club of Indianapolis Records

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Identifier: MSS087
Overview Kiwanis International, briefly called the Supreme Lodge Benevolent Order Brothers, was officially chartered in 1915 as a club for businessmen that also had social and commercial benefits. That original intent evolved quickly into a club for businessmen who wanted to improve their communities, hence the 1920 motto “we build.” Today, Kiwanis International is a global organization, with numerous projects dedicated primarily to their current motto of “serving the children of the world.” The...

Kiwanis International Records

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Identifier: MSS078
Overview Kiwanis International, briefly called the Supreme Lodge Benevolent Order Brothers, was officially chartered in 1915 as a club for businessmen that also had social and commercial benefits. That original intent evolved quickly into a club for businessmen who wanted to improve their communities, hence the 1920 motto “we build.” Today, Kiwanis International is a global organization, with numerous projects dedicated primarily to their current motto of “serving the children of the world.” Through...

Larry Allyn Conrad Papers

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Identifier: MSS008
Overview Larry Allyn Conrad, civic and political leader, was born in Laconia, Indiana in 1935, to Ruby Rooksby Conrad and Marshall Conrad. He graduated from Ball State University and married Mary Lou Hoover in 1957. He received an LL.B from Indiana University- Indianapolis School of Law in 1961. His political career began in 1962, when he successfully managed Birch Bayh's campaign for the United States Senate. Bayh subsequently hired Conrad first as his legislative assistant and later as Chief Counsel...

Larry Kressley Papers

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Identifier: MSS129
Scope and Contents The Larry Kressley Papers contain correspondence, speeches, records of international travel, documentation of his promotion to executive director, and his retirement. Of particular interest are the records relating to the renovation and rededication of the True Reformer building, which contain several VHS tapes. Also included are organization for which he served on a volunteer basis, including the D.C. Private Industry Council, the Council on Foundations, and the National Network of...

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Fund raising consultants -- United States 9
German Americans -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 9
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Fund raising -- United States -- History 4
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Urban renewal -- United States -- Finance 2
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Youth -- Services for -- United States 2
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Appalachian region 1
Architecture and photography 1
Art -- Study and teaching 1
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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
Center for Assessment Research and Development (Tenn.) 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
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
Payton, Robert L. 3
Wheeler Mission Ministries 3
American National Red Cross 2
Aspen Institute 2
Association of Fundraising Professionals 2
Association of Voluntary Action Scholars (U.S.) 2
Bernstein, Daniel J., 1918-1970 2
Boys & Girls Clubs of Indianapolis 2
Brakeley, George A. 2
Central Indiana Community Foundation 2
Cheswick Center (Boston, Mass.) 2
Coalition of National Voluntary Organizations 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
Hooverwood (Indianapolis, Ind.) 2
Indianapolis Maennerchor 2
Junior Achievement 2
Junior Achievement of Central Indiana 2
Kiwanis International 2
Kressley, Larry 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
National Network of Grantmakers (U.S.) 2
Public Welfare Foundation (Washington, D.C.) 2
Richardson, Malcolm 2
Rockefeller Foundation (1913-) 2
Rockefeller, John D., (John Davison), III, 1906-1978 2
Rosso, Henry A., 1917- 2
Schwartz, John J., 1919- 2
Sigma Theta Tau International 2
Socialer Turnverein (Indianapolis, Ind.) 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
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 Cancer Society 1
American City Bureau 1
American College Public Relations Association 1
American National Red Cross. Midwestern Area 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
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
Athenaeum Turners 1
Athenaeum Turners Women's Auxiliary 1
Atlantic Philanthropies (Organization) 1
Banta, Trudy W. 1
Bantz, Charles R. 1
Bauer, John George, 1821-1858 1
Bauer, Mary Sachs, 1829-1903 1
Baxter, Robert R. 1
Bayh, Susan 1
Beaver and Associates 1
Beaver, Howard T. 1
Beldon Fund 1
Bepko, Gerald L. 1
Bepko, Jean 1
Blackburn, Cleo W. (Cleo Walter), 1909-1978 1
Boone County (Ind.) 1
Borkman, Thomasina 1
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