Finding aid for the East End Neighborhood House Records

Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: East End Neighborhood House
Title: East End Neighborhood House Records
Dates: 1911-1966
Extent: 11.70 linear feet (30 containers and 1 oversize folder)
Abstract: East End Neighborhood House was founded in the Cleveland, Ohio, in 1907 by Hedwig Kosbob, as a sewing school in the predominantly Hungarian and Slovak neighborhood of Buckeye-Woodland. It was incorporated in 1910. By 1914 it began cultural and recreational programs, and by the Great Depression it grew into a full service community center, adding such services as day care nurseries, Americanization classes, and aid to Japanese Americans relocated to Cleveland during World War II. The collection consists of organizational proceedings, membership records, correspondence, program reports, group worker reports, announcements, scrapbooks, and printed materials.
MS Number MS 3568
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English