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years, belonging to the City of New York. Children detained in the Asylum according
to their improvement and reformation. Vis. Day last Thurs. of each month. Agency
for placing children in homes, 79 Dearborn st., Chicago.

Phys., R. A. Denniston.

ST. CHRISTOPHER'S HOME FuK CHILDREN Under the auspices

of the M. E. Church. Receives, on legal surrender, children between two and ten,
retains girls until eighteen, and boys until fourteen, or until suitable homes have
been secured. Vis. Day first Saturday of each month, 2 to 5. Apply to Mrs. J. H.
Littell, 28 W. 50th St., New York City.

ELMIRA.

NEW YORK STATE REFORMATORY For the reformation of male

prisoners between sixteen and thirty years convicted of their first felony.
Supt., J. F. Scott; Sr. Phys., F. L. Christian: Asst.. J. R. Harding.

FISHKILL-ON-HUDSON.
MATTEAWAN STATE HOSPITAL Tel. 236.

For insane persons committed by courts of criminal jurisdiction: for such con-
victed persons as may be declared insane while undergoing sentence of one year or
less or for a misdemeanor, at any of the various penal institutions in the State;
for all female convicts becoming insane while undergoing sentence; and for patients
■who still manifest criminal tendencies ard who are transferred from other State
hospitals by the State Commission in Lunacy. Vis. Days, 2 to 5. except Sat. and Sun.

Med. Supt.. J. V. May; Phys., J. W. Russell, W. J. Tiffany. C. L. Russell: Med. Internes,
0. Frundt. H. Golding.

FREEYILLE.

FORBES WALTER HOSPITAL Under the charge of the George Junior

Republic Association.

Matron, Mrs. J. W. Card: Vis. Phys., H. Genung.



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GOWANDA.



GOWANDA STATE HOMOEOPATHIC HOSPITAL (For the Insane). -

TeL 171.

Med. Supt., D. H. Arthur; 1st Asst. Phys., C. A. Potter; 2d Asst. Phys., C. V. Schneider;
Jr. Phys., E. V. Gray, F. P. Sehenkelberger, P. Vessie; Woman Phys., A. E. Perkins.

HASTINGS-ON-HUDSON.

ORPHAN ASYLU3I IN THE CIT1 OF NEW YORK (P. E.).— Desti-
tute orphans between two and ten years received gratuitously. Vis. Day, last Sat.
afternoon of each month. R. R. Reeder, Supt. Apply, with children for admission, to
the Executive Committee, Thurs. from 10 to 12, Room 516, United Charities Bldg., 105
E. 22d st.

HUDSON.

SEW YORK STATE TRAINING SCHOOL, FOR GIRLS.— For the

training of destitute, neglected and delinquent girls under sixteen years, residents
of New York State. Supt., Hortense V. Bruce; Res. Phys., Anne T. Bingham; Con. Phys.
and Surg., S. V. Whitbeck.

KING'S PARK.

KING'S PARK STATE HOSPITAL (For the Insane).— Tel. 11 King's
Park. Vis. Days, Wed., Sun. and legal holidays.

Supt.. W. A. Macy, M.D. ; 1st Asst. Phys.. C. F. Haviland; 2d Asst. Phys., A. J.
Rosanoff. J. R. Ross, W. H. Sanford, C. L. Carlisle; Asst. Phys., W. H. Hagenbuch, A.
Craig. S. Brown, P. C. Washburn, H. F. Coffin, S. R. Leahy, N. 6. Wright-Bartram,
I. A. Bentley, B. Feldstein, C. S. Parker: Med. Internes, J. I. Wiseman. J. V. Reilly,

D. D. Durgin, J. H. Shuffleton, M. E. Blackman, R. G. Eaton; Clin. Asst., R. C. Seamans.

ST. JOHNLAND, THE SOCIETY OF A church community of about

250 — adults and children. Many are supported free, but the charge is $340 per year
for an aged couple, $250 per year for an old woman, $170 per year for an old man
and $125 per year for a child. Children are admitted between two and ten. Boys
are kept until fourteen years; girls until seventeen or eighteen to be trained for
domestie service. Apply to the Superintendent, Rev. H. Chamberlaine, 49 W. 20th st.,
on Thurs... between 12.30 and 2, or by letter to King's Park, L. I.

LIBERTY, NEW YORK.

LOOMIS SANATORIUM (For the Treatment of Tuberculosis).— P. 0. Loomis.
Hopeless cases not admitted. Mrs. R. lrvin, Pres. ; Mrs. J. D. Prince, Sec; H. R. Taylor,
Treas.

Board, W. M. Polk, F. H. Bosworth, V. Y. Bowditch, W. F. Chappell, T. C. Janeway,
H. M. King, J. W. Markoe, F. E. Miller, E. 0. Otis, C. E. Quimby, A. A. Smith, D. M.
Stimson, H. F. Walker; Staff, H. M. King, Chief; H. J. Howk; C. W. Mills, Asst. Phys.;
Asso. Phys., res. at Annex. E. J. Rogers; Supt., J. J. Dxmohue. Apply to H. M.
King, Phys. -in-Chief, and whenever possible through the family" physician.

MIDDLETOWN.

MIDDLETOWN STATE HOMOEOPATHIC JOSPITAL (For the
insane.)

Med. Supt., M. C. Ashley; 1st Asst. Phys., R. C. Woodman; 2d Asst. Phys., G. F.
Brewster, R. E. Mitchell; Asst. Phys., A. S. Moore, H. V. Bingham, N. W. Thompson, H.
B. Ballou; Woman Phys., J. Fish.

MINEOLA.

CHILDREN'S HOME OF MINEOLA — Has 61 inmates. Phys. in charge,

E. D. Skinner, Mineola. Con. Phys., J. H. Bogart, Roslyn.

MT. VERNON.

MARY FISHER HOME ASSOCIATION (Formerly the Home Hotel Asso-
I, 315 Gramatan av. For professional persons of either sex. Those who ar«
able pay $7 per week. Apply to Miss M. A. Fisher.



BENEVOLENT INSTITUTIONS 0^ NEW YORK STATE. 710.

THE MARTHA WILSON HOME Applicants must have been residents

of the Town of Eastehester or the City of Mount Vernon for five years preceding appli-
cation, and before final admission, shall be received on probation for four months.
Admission fee, $500.

Matron, Miss J. Wood; Att'd Phys., T. F. Goodwin, N. H. Ives.

WARTBURG ORPHANS' FAR3I SCHOOL (Of the Evangelical Lutheran
Church). — Receives gratuitously orphans from one to ten years old on legal sur-
render. Apply to Rev. G. C. Berkemeier, Mt. Vernon. J. Lewin, Att'd Phys.

NEWARK.

STATE CUSTODIAL ASYLUM FOR FEEBLE-MIXDED WOMEN.

— For the care and protection of indigent, feeble-minded women of child-bearing
capacity, residents of the State. Insane and helpless cases are not received. E. A.
Nevin, Supt.

NEW YORK CITY.

BOROUGHS OF MANHATTAN AND BRONX.

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC CHARITIES, THE Estab. Chapter 912,

Laws of 1895, and the powers thereof outlined by Chapter XIII., of Greater New York
Charter, as adopted 1897 and amended 1901. Office, foot of E. 26th st. Under one Com-
missioner who has charge of all the institutions of the Dept. of Public Charities. M.
J. Drummond, Commissioner: F. J. Goodwin, 1st Deputy Commissioner; T. L. Fogarty,
M.D., 2d Deputy Commissioner; W. J. McKenna, 3d Deputy Commissioner; J. McK. Bor-
den, Sec; G. W. Meeks, Supt. Bureau of Dependent Adults; F. E. Bauer, Supt. of the
Children's Bureau at 66 Third av. Applications for admission to the hospitals, alms-
houses, asylums, nurseries and other institutions in charge of the Department of
Public Charities must be made to the Superintendent of the Bureau of Dependent
Adults, at the foot of E. 26th st. Institutions are reached or visited only by permits
Issued by the Department.

BUREAU OF DEPENDENT ADULTS Distributes the annual appro-
priations to the poor adult blind, not inmates of any city institution ; aids sick and
destitute non-residents to reach their homes; provides hospital care for the poor sick,
feeble-minded and epileptic, and homes for destitute adults ; receives complaints in
abandonment, noh-support and bastardy cases, and receives and disburses money for
the same; has charge of all bodies sent to the 26th st. and Harlem Morgues, and
furnishes burial for destitute and unknown dead.

AMERICAN FEMALE GUARDIAN SOCIETY, AND HOME FOR
THE FRIENDLESS.— 936 Woody Crest av. Established in 1834. Aims to save
from degradation friendless and neglected children, who, after being legally sur-
rendered to the Society, are transferred by adoption. Also cares for destitute children
until parents are able to provide for them. It has twelve industrial schools in the
poorer parts of the city, a Summer Home at Oceanport, N. J. Pres., Mrs. L. D. White;
Cor. Sec, Mrs. S. F. Hallock; Rec. Sec. Mrs. J. W. Howe; Treas., Mrs. H. G. Mendenhall.

BLIND ASYLUM FOR THE DESTITUTE. (Society for the Relief of the
destitute blind of the City of New York and its vicinity) S. W. cor. Amsterdam av.
and 104th st. Those able to pay S10 per month, but none are refused. Apply to the
Executive Committee at the Home the first Tues. of each month at 11.15 A.M.

C. A. Schermerhorn, Sec, 1286 B'way.

BLIND ASYLUM FOR INDIGENT. (Department of Public Charities.)—
A department of the City Home, Blackwell's Island, containing male and female divi-
sions for the destitute blind. Apply to Superintendent of Bureau of Dependent Adults,
foot of E. 26th St., from 9 to 4.

RLIND, THE NEW YORK INSTITUTION FOR 34th st. and 9th

av. For the education and training of the young blind. Apply to E. B. Tewksbury
Principal. Vis. Day, Wed., 9 to 12 and 2 to 4.

CATHOLIC PROTECTORY, THE NEW YORK Van Nest Sta. Office

and House of Reception, 415 Broome st., New York. Tel. 175 Spring. Admits children
under fourteen years of age entrusted for protection or reformation; between seven



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and sixteen committed as idle, truant, vicious, or homeless, by order of magistrates
or other competent authority ; those of Ljke age transferred by the Department of
Public Charities. Male Dept., West Farms Road, Van Nest. Tel. 170 Westchester. In
charge of the Brothers of the Christian Schools. Female Dept., Post Road, Van Nest.
Tel. 423 Westchester. In charge of the Sisters of Charity. Lincoln Agricultural School,
Lincolndale, N. Y.. in charge of the Christian Brothers.

Att'd Phys., House of Reception, 0. C. Thum; J. W. Droogan, Male Dept.; R. A. Joyce,
Female Dept.; J. B. Lynch, Ophth. ; M. J. Tierney, Otol. and Laryng. ; A. H. Xiques,
Surg. Dentist.

CHAPIN HOME FOR THE AGED AND INFIRM 151 E. 66th st.

For white men and women over sixty-five years of age. Admission fee of $500 is
required. Mrs. A. E. Rose, Matron. Apply to the Committee on Admission, or the
Matron before the second Wed. of the month.

CHARITY ORGANIZATION SOCIETY— General Office, United Charities
bldg., 105 E. 22d st. Tel. 4066 Gramercy. Office hours, 9 to 5; Sat. 9 to 1, in the
summer until 12 M. Boroughs of Manhattan and the Bronx are covered by the' Soci-
ety's district committees. Officers: R. W. de Forest, Pres. ; J. P. Morgan, Treas. ; E. T.
Devine, Gen. Sec. ; W. F. Persons, Supt. Applications for relief should be referred to
the nearest District Office, or to the Application Bureau, 105 E. 22d st., open daily until
midnight. District Offices: 59 Morton St.; 192 Bowery; 400 W. 23d St.; 1974 B'way; 208 E.
50th St.; 118 Lawrence st. ; 220 E. 79th st. ; 71 E. 125th st; 444 E. 147th st. ; 261 W. 52d
st. Publishes "The Survey," a weekly review of local and general philanthropy,
t. T. Devine, Editor. Also the New York Charities Directory, a yearly classified and
descriptive guide to the philanthropic, social and religious resources of the City of
New York. Maintains in its industrial Building, 516 W. 28th st., a woodyard and
laundry. Conducts a School of Philanthropy for training social workers. S. McC.
Lindsay, Director. Has a Department for Improvement of Social Conditions, which
includes housing reform, prevention of tuberculosis and similar movements. L. Velller,
Director. Bureau of Advice and Information gives information concerning the stand-
ing and management of charitable institutions and agencies.

CHILDREN'S AID SOCIETY, THE United Charities bldg. 105 E. 22d

st., New York. Teaches children to help themselves, and provides permanent country
homes for the homeless and dependent. Has sixteen day and seven evening schools
and classes for crippled children; maintains at 307 E. 12th st. tlje Elizabeth Home
for Girls; free Dental Clinics in three of its industrial Schools; lodging houses and
reading rooms in the city and a farm for boys at Valhalla, N. Y. ; a Home for Con-
valescent Children at Chappaqua, N. Y., and a Health Home for Women with sick
babies at Coney Island. An important work is carried on during the summer at
four country stations through its Fresh Air Fund, while the Sick Children's Mission
provides medicine and care for those unable to leave the city.
W. C. Osborn, Pres.; C. L. Brace, Sec; E. G. Merrill, Treas.

COLORED ORPHAN ASYLUM AND ASSOCIATION FOR THE

BENEFIT OF COLORED CHILDREN W. 259th st. and Riverdale-on-

Hudson. Cares for orphans between two and ten years. Vis. Days, daily, except Sat.
and Sun., 10 to 4. Apply to the Supt., M. K. Sherwin.

CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL, ST. ANDREWS 237 E. 17th st. In

charge of the Sisterhood of St. John the Baptist. Receives, free if unable to pay,
girls and women who need care and rest, but who are not sufficiently ill to be
received in a hospital. All contagious, chronic, nervous and mental diseases ex-
cluded. Patients received during the summer at St. Andrew's Rest, Woodcliffe
Lake, N. J.

CONVALESCENT, NEW YORK HOME FOR 433 E. 118th st. Receives

for a few weeks respectable Protestant women discharged from hospital as convales-
cent or who are in need of care. Apply to W. Thomas, out-door dept., St. Luke's
Hospital. 9 to 11 \.«.

DEAF AND DUMB, NEW YORK INSTITUTION FOR THE IN-
STBUCTION OF — 163d st. and Fort Washington av. Free school for deaf
children of the State over five years. Children between five and twelve are admitted
by application to the Commissioner of Charities; those over that age on application
to the Commissioner of Education at Albany. Apply to E. H. Currier, Principal, Post-
office station "M."



BENEVOLENT INSTITUTIONS OF NEW YORK STATE. 721

DIET KITCHEN ASSOCIATION, NEW YORK Central Office. 1 W.

34th st. Tel. 4054 Murray Hill. Kitchens are open from 8 A.M. to 12 noon, and are
located as follows: Wickham Kitchen, 169 Mott st. ; Rusch Kitchen, 146 E. 7th St.;
Raymond Kitchen, 437 W. 41st st. ; Freeman Kitchen, 205 W. 62d st. ; Ann Barber
Kitchen, 205 E. 66th st. ; Yorkville Kitchen, 451 E. 86th st. ; Riverside Kitchen, 152 W.
100th st.; Gibbons Kitchen, 209 E. 103d st.; Demorest Kitchen, 583 Courtland av.,
Bronx. Dispenses certified milk upon requisitions from recognized charitable institu-
tions or associations or at six cents a quart to such as can pay for it. Aims to assist
in the reduction of infant mortality, to give special attention to tuberculosis cases
and to reach all others needing its particular form of help.

DIET KITCHEN OP Si. THOMAS' HOUSE— 229 E. 59th st. Supplies
beef tea, milk and other food to the worthy poor of the neighborhood between the
hours of 12 and 1. Apply to the above address.

FLORENCE CRITTENTON MISSION 21-23 Bleecker st. A home for

fallen girls and women. Girls are received not only from New York but from other
States. Miss M. M. Hinchcliff, Supt. There are rescue homes at 78 Ward St., New
Haven, Conn.; Elizabeth av., Newark, N. J.; Trenton, N. J., and 700 E. 18th St.,
Paterson, N. J.

FLOWER AND FRUIT MISSION, NEW YORK 104 E. 20th st. Dis-
tributes fruit, flowers and delicacies to the sick in the hospitals and tenements.
Open Mon. and Thurs., from 10 to 4, from the last of May to the 1st of Oct. Miss F.
Russell, Secy, and Treas.

FREE HOME FOR YOUNG GIRLS — 23 E. 11th st. A home for the
training of girls between thirteen and twenty-five years. Apply to the Supt., Miss S.
E. Smythe, between 9 A.M. and 9 P.M. Phys., J. W. Brannan.

FREE INDUSTRIAL SCHOOL FOR CRIPPLED CHILDREN

471 W. 57th st. Mrs. A. E. Fish, Founder and Pres. To educate and care for poor
crippled children whose physical condition prevents their attendance of public
schools, kindergartens, and day nurseries. Wagonettes convey them to and from
school. Braces, artificial limbs, and necessary orthopedic appliances furnished free.

Med. Board, J. P. Fiske, Chairman; C. L. Bagg, F. J. Blodgett, M. H. Brown, C. W.
Cutler, M. L. Carr, W. S. Gardner, F. H. Knight, T. H. Myers, C. E. Quimby, C. G. Ross-
man, Hudson; Cons. Surg., C. N. Dowd. A Country Home at Claverack is open from
June to October.

HEBREW INFANT ASYLUM OF THE CITY OF NEA* YORK

Kingsbridge road and Aqueduct av. Cares for Hebrew children up to five years old.
B. Neuberger, Pres.; J. L. Reiling. Hon. Sec, 325 W. 87th St.; A. F. Hess, Vis. Phys.

HEBREW ORPHAN ASYLUM (of the City of New York).— Amsterdam
av., 136th st. to 138th st. Apply to the Supt., S. Lowenstein.

HEBREW SHELTERING GUARDIAN SOCIETY OF NEW YORK

ORPHAN ASYLUM, THE Main bldg., 150th and 151st st. and B'way. Annex

507 W. 155th st. Receives healthy Jewish orphans,- half orphans and deserted children
over four years of age.

Pres., Adolph Lewisohn; Vice-Pres. , S. D. Levy; Sec, W. Meyer; Treas., Albert Lewisohn;
Supt., L. B. Bernstein: Vis. Phys., M. A. Gershel.

HOME FOR AGED AND INFIRM HEBREWS OF NEW YORK,
THE. — 105th and 106th sts., between Columbus and Amsterdam avs. For Hebrews
of both sexes over sixty years of age. Application should be made to the Executive
Board. Vis. Days, Thurs., Sat. and Sun.. 1 to 4.

Mr. and Mrs. Pollatchek Supts. ; Att'd Phys., S. N. Leo.

HOME FOR THE AGED OF THE LITTLE SISTERS OF THE

POOR OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK 213 E. 70th St., 135 W. 106th st.

and Belmont av. and 183d st. Applicants must be over sixty years of age, of good
moral character and mentally sound.

HOUSE OF THE ANNUNCIATION— B'way and 155th st. Crippled and
incurable girls between four and sixteen years old. Apply to the Mother Superior.
If the child is in bed the House Physician will visit it. Vis. Days Tues. and Thurs,
2 to 4.

Vis. Phys., W. S. McMurdy; Cons. Orthop. Surg., T. H. Myers.

A country branch is maintained at Wilton, Conn. S. H. Huntington, House Phys.



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HOUSE OF CALVARY. (A Cancer Home for Incurables)— 5-7 Perry st. Re-
ceives destitute women only. Apply to Dominican Sisters, 5 Perry st.

HOUSE OF REFUGE.— Randall's Island. Reformatory for boys between

twelve and sixteen guilty of crime. Maintained by the Society for the Reformation
of Juvenile Delinquents in the City of New York. Receives only upon committment of
courts of competent jurisdiction in New York City, Long Island and Hudson River
Counties. Address House of Refuge, Randall's Island, P. 0. Box 15, Station "L."
E. C. Barber, Supt.

HOUSE OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD (R. C.).— Foot of E. 90th st. For
the reformation of inebriate and fallen women, voluntarily going from any part of
the country, and the care and protection of girls committed by city magistrates.
Apply to the Mother Superior.

INCURABLE CANCER, ST. ROSE'S FREE HOME FOR Under

the direction of Dominican Sisters, called the Servants of Relief — receives destitute
females suffering from incurable cancer. City Home at 426 Cherry st. Rosary Hill
Home, Hawthorne, N. Y. Receives destitute cancer cases of both sexes. Non-sectarian.
Apply to Mother Superior, M. A. Lathrop.

Att'd Phys., J. G. Coyle, New York, and L. W. Jones, Pleasantville.

INCURABLES, FREE CHURCH HOME FOR (House of the Holy
Comforter, P. E.) — 139th st. and Riverside Drive. Free home for destitute Protestant
women and children of the better class. Vis. Days, Tues., Thurs. and Sat., 1.30 to 4.
Apply to the Supt., Miss M. Swarr.

Cons. Phys., W. B. James; Att'd Phys., H. S. Holland; Cons. Surg., G. Brewer; Cons.
Orthop., R. A. Hibbs; Att'd Orthop., B. P. Farrell.

INCURABLES, HOME FOR (Fordham).— 3d av., between 181st and 184th
sts. Tel. 450-541 Tremont. No ambulances. For incurable diseases, other than con-
tagious, infectious, or insane. One-third of the beds are free. Eight dollars per
week in rooms; single rooms, $10 per week and upward. Vis. Days, 11 to 5 daily.

Med. Supt., I. C. Jones; Assts., J. V. Smith, P. J. Vetter, Jr.; Cons. Phys. and Surgs.,
W. R. Thomson, E. H. Pool, A. M. Campbell, C. H. Richardson; Cons. Neur., F. S.
Scratchley; Cons. Ophth., H. D. Mitchell; Cons. Ear and Throat, C. B. Meding.

ISABELLA HEIMATH.— Amsterdam av. and 190th st. Home for the aged,
for chronic invalids, and a temporary home for convalescents. Apply to Committee
on Admission at the Home Thursdays, 2 to 4. Supt., C. von Boetticher; House Phys.,
W. Wettengel.

Cons. Board, A. Caille, A. Jacobi, A. G. Gerster, C. Nicolai.

MAGDALEN BENEVOLENT SOCIETY, NEW YORK Inwood-

on-Hudson. A home for intemperate and immoral women under thirty-five years.
Apply to the Supt., Miss Harrison. Phys., H. B. Henson.

MANHATTAN STATE HOSPITAL (for the Insane).— Ward's Island, New
York. Post-office address, Station "U," New York City. Hospital Tel. 1869 Harlem. City
office, 1 Madison av., Room 144. Tel. 1314 Gramercy. Vis. Days, Mon., Sat. and Sun.,
1 to 3. Passes can be obtained at the hospital or at the pier, foot E. 116th st.

Supt., W. Mabon; Cons. Phys. and Surgs., A. Flint, W. V. White, E. L'H. McGinnis,
E. D. Fisher, C. F. MacDonald. A. McL. Hamilton, LeR, Broun, J. D. Bryant, W. H.
Thomson, B. Sachs, F. Peterson, B. T. Tilton, W. S. Bryant, S. E. Jelliffe, P. Bailey,
W. C. Lusk, R. C. Kemp, W. A. Holden, J. Collins, W. Hirsch, W. E. Porter, J. L. Adams,
W. S. Bainbridge, T. S. Satterthwaite, T. P. Prout, C. E. Quimby, C. Gillette, J. B.
Walker, R. C. Myles, C. L. Dana, A. Stelle, A. J. Gilmour. Board of Managers, Hon. W.
A. Keener, S. L. Fuller, G. Scholer, M.D., W. V. White, M.D., T. M. Mulry, Mrs. G. G.
Bird, Mrs. J. K. West; Dir. Clin Psychiatry, G. H. Kirby; 1st Asst. Phys., H. C. Evarts,
J. T. W. Rowe; 2d Asst. Phys., D. S. Spellman, W. C. Garvin, F. R. Haviland; Asst.
Phys., J. R. Knapp, P. Smith, P. C. Washburn, A. M. Phillips, M. J. Karpas, R. P. Fol-
som, E. M. Poate, H. W. Wright, J. L. Washburn; Woman Phys., A. E. Hutchinson;
Jr. Phys., E. S. Hellweg, M. Schuman; Med. Internes, C. B. Obendorf, E. J. Barnes,
G. E. Myers, A. C. Bennett, J. P. Kelleher.

MARGARET STRACHAN HOME (For unfortunate young women and
those waiting to enter Maternity Hosps.).— Apply to M. L. Seed, Supt., 103-105 W. 27th st.
Sec, Miss G. H. Libby, 212 E. 16th st.



BENEVOLENT INSTITUTIONS OF NEW YORK STATE. 723

MERCY, HOUSE OF (P. E.).— Inwood-on-Hudson, 214th st. Under the

charge of the Sisters of St. Mary. For reformation of destitute and fallen women

entering voluntarily or committed by a magistrate. Apply to the Sisters at the

House, or to any city magistrate. Maintains also the St. Agnes' House.

Supt., The Sister Superior.

MERCY, INSTITUTION OF— N. E. cor. 81st st. and Madison av. For desti-
tute women and young girls of good character, training them to be self-supporting
and securing employment for them. Under the charge of the Sisters of Mercy. There
is also a home for little children. See St. Joseph's Industrial Home for Destitute
Children.

METHODIST EPISCOPAL. CHURCH HOME IN THE CITY OF
NEW YORK. — Amsterdam av. and 92d &. 93d st. Those who have been members
of the Methodist Episcopal Church for ten years and of a New York City church for
five years. Application should be made from church to which the applicant belongs.
Mrs. M. K. Robinson, Pres. ; Mrs. A. Carmichel, Cor. Sec.

MISSION OF THE IMMACULATE VIRGIN FOR THE PROTEC-
TION OF HOMELESS AND DESTITUTE CHILDREN — N. E. cor.
Lafayette and Great Jones sts. Provides for the support and education of homeless
and destitute children of both sexes, between four and sixteen years, committed by
the Dept. of Charities or intrusted by relatives or guardians.

All children received at the City House, then transferred to the Home at Mount
Loretto, Pleasant Plains, Staten Island. Here is also maintained a Blind Asylum for
girls under fourteen years.

At the City House a home for Industrious Boys is established, which cares for
175 working boys between the ages of fourteen and twenty-one years.

At Rye, New York, the Mission conducts St. Benedict's Home for colored children of
both sexes. Apply to the Rev. M. J. Fitzpatrick, Superior, 375 Lafayette st.

NEW YORK ASSOCIATION FOR IMPROVING THE CONDITION
OF THE POOR (Org. 1843. Incorp. 1848.)— Central office, United Charities Build-
ing, 105 E. 22d st. "Its design is the elevation of the moral and physical condition
of the indigent, and, so far as is compatible with these objects, the relief of their
necessities." Non-sectarian.

Maintains a Department of Relief for needy individuals; Milbank Memorial Bath,
where towels and soap are furnished men, women and children for the sum of five
cents; no charge if bathers bring soap and towel. Fresh-Air Work is carried on at
Sea Breeze, Coney Island, where Convalescent women, children and babies are kept for
an average of ten days each and day parties are taken from the city four days each
week. A Seaside Hospital for Children suffering from Tuberculosis of the Bones and
Glands is operated in conjunction with Sea Breeze, the Hospital being open all the
year. Junior Sea Breeze, an Outdoor Summer Hospital for Babies, at 64th st and
East River. Caroline Rest, at Hartsdale, a convalescent home for maternity cases.
R. Fulton Cutting, Pres.; R. S. Minturn, Treas. ; F. T. Hill, Sec; J. A. Kingsbury, Gen.



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