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Otto Stark Collection

 Collection
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...

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...

Rockit Fund Records

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Identifier: MSS077
Scope and Contents The Rockit Fund records include primarily board meeting minutes and grant and program files. The collection is organized into five series: Board Meetings, Grant Files, Exploratory Projects, Consultants, and Right to Vote Project files. The Exploratory Projects series includes the research of consultants and referrals from the JEHT Foundation; the Consultants series includes contracts, correspondence, and some project-related research; the Right to Vote Project files include...

Sachs-Bauer Family Letters and Documents

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Identifier: MSS120
Overview In 1836 German immigrants Philip and Maria Sachs and their two children settled in Indianapolis. Over the years they received letters from family and friends in Germany and in other areas of the United States. These letters provide information about conditions in Germany and about the experiences of German immigrants in the United States.

Sara Sanderson Papers

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Identifier: MSS056
Overview This collection contains the information compiled by Sara Sanderson for an article based on a diary written by Marguerite Richey in 1928 while in New York City with her husband, Oakley Richey. Oakley Richey was a Herron School of Art graduate and instuctor. The diary was discovered by Sara Sanderson who subsequently researched and wrote an article based on the diary.

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Philanthropic Studies Archives 73
German-American Archives 15
General Collections 13
University Archives 5
 
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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
Fund raisers (Persons) -- United States 6
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Fund raising -- United States 6
Philanthropy -- United States 6
Social justice 5
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 -- New York (State) 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
Youth -- Societies and clubs 3
African Americans -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 2
Agricultural education -- United States 2
Arts -- New York (State) -- Societies, Etc. -- Finance 2
Business education 2
Career education -- United States 2
Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 2
Charities -- United States -- Congresses 2
City missions -- Indiana -- Indianapolis -- History 2
Clubs -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 2
Economics -- Study and teaching (Secondary) 2
Endowments -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 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
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
Social settlements -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 2
True Reformer Building (Washington, D.C.) 2
Universities and colleges -- Public relations 2
Urban renewal -- United States -- Finance 2
Women -- Suffrage 2
Youth -- Services for -- United States 2
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
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 -- Study and teaching 1
Art and war 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
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
Choruses, Secular (Men's voices) 1
Christianity and other religions -- Islam 1
Church trustees 1
Church work with prisoners 1
Community development -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 1
Community development -- United States -- Finance 1
Community development -- United States -- History 1
Community development corporations 1
Community development, Urban -- United States -- Finance 1
Community health services -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 1
Community organization -- Vermont -- Endowments 1
Corporate governance 1
Corporate governance -- Religious aspects 1
Criminal justice, Administration of 1
Cultural pluralism -- United States 1
Disaster relief 1
Educational evaluation 1
Election monitoring 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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