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Community Chest of Durham Newspaper Files

Title: Community Chest of Durham Newspaper Files
Inclusive Dates: 1934 – 1953
Extent of Materials: 3 Hollinger boxes
Location: Cupboard 17
Description: Folders contain newspaper clippings about the activities of the Community Chest. Box 2 also contains full newspapers for October 6 and 9, 1952. Box 3 also contains a scrapbook.
Subject Headings: Charities—North Carolina—Durham.
Community Chest (Durham, N.C.).
Scope and Content: The Community Chest of Durham Collection, 1934-1953, includes newspaper clippings describing the activities of the organization. The Community Chest implemented fund drives to support agencies that served the community. It received donations from large corporate contributors as well as individual citizens.
Container List: Box 1 1940 – 1947
Box 2 1951 – 1953
Box 3 1934 – 1942