• Creator Names Chase House (Chicago, Ill.)
  • Title Chase House (Chicago, Ill.) records [manuscript], 1924-1972.
  • Physical description 0.5 linear ft. (1 box)
  • Collection arrangement Arranged chronologically.
  • Collection summary Annual reports, board meeting minutes, correspondence, surveys, reports, newsletters, newspaper clippings, daily schedules, applications, forms, and photographs of the Chase House, a daycare center for preschool children in Chicago (Ill.). The materials mostly pertain to the daycare's general activities, but include information on health and child development as well as a history of the institution.
  • Biographical or Historical Note Chase House began operations in 1919 and was founded the 1920. The organization was originally formed as a settlement house affiliated with Episcopal Diocese of Chicago. A primary function of Chase House was as a daycare center for pre-school children. In later years, the organization expanded to include other social service functions, including family and child development services. Chase House was originally located at 201 South Ashland Avenue and later located at 211 South Ashland Avenue.
  • Names
    • Chase House (Chicago, Ill.) Archives.
    • 201 South Ashland Avenue (Chicago, Ill.)
    • 211 South Ashland Avenue (Chicago, Ill.)
    • Episcopal Church. Diocese of Chicago.
    • Episcopal Church Illinois Chicago 20th century.
    • Episcopal Church. Diocese of Chicago.
  • Subjects
    • Church charities Illinois Chicago 20th century.
    • Child welfare Illinois Chicago 20th century.
    • Community centers Illinois Chicago 20th century.
    • Day care centers Illinois Chicago 20th century.
    • Social settlements Illinois Chicago 20th century.
  • Geographic coverage
    • Chicago (Ill.) Social conditions 20th century.
    • Near West Side (Chicago, Ill.)
  • Genre
    • Annual reports. aat
    • Correspondence. aat
    • Minutes. aat
    • Newsletters. aat
    • Newspaper clippings. aat
    • Photographic prints. gmgpc
    • Schedules. aat
    • Surveys. aat
  • Geographic name United States Illinois Cook County Chicago.