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Friendly Open House Records, 1954-1996

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG7-007

Scope and Contents

Friendly Open House was a senior citizens group founded in 1949 in Swarthmore, Pa., under the name "Older Persons Open House." In 1951, the name was changed to Friendly Open House. The group met in the Swarthmore Presbyterian Church with financial support from other local churches and organizations. The purpose was to provide stimulating programs and offer various activities and projects. The final meeting was in May 1996. An women's all-volunteer Sponsor Committee organized the program.

Dates

  • 1954-1996

Creator

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Collection is open for research.

Copyright and Rights Information

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Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language

English

Overview

Friendly Open House was a senior citizens group founded in 1949 in Swarthmore, Pa., under the name "Older Persons Open House." In 1951, the name was changed to Friendly Open House. The group met in the Swarthmore Presbyterian Church with financial support from other local churches and organizations. The purpose was to provide stimulating programs and offer various activities and projects. The final meeting was in May 1996. An women's all-volunteer Sponsor Committee organized the program.

Physical Location

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donor: Friendly Open House
Title
Friendly Open House Records, 1954-1996
Author
FHL staff
Date
2016
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

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