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National Mental Health Foundation Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-National Mental Health Foundation
Collection consists primarily of printed correspondence and pamphlets.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within 1946-1948

Creator

Language of Material

Materials are in English.

Restrictions on Access

Access: open for research without restrictions.
Restrictions on Access Collection is open for research without restrictions.

Extent

0.125 Linear Feet (2 folders (approximately 0.125 linear feet))

Biographical / Historical

National Mental Health Foundation; began as the Mental Health Program of Civilian Public Service begun by World War II conscientious objectors at the Philadelphia State Hospital at Byberry; the National Mental Health Foundation was incorporated in May, 1946; later known as the a National Association for Mental Health; Correspondents include Harold Barton, Executive Secretary of the Foundation.

Creator

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