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Jewish Home for Babies and Children

Dates:
Established - 1914
Closed - 1972
Locations:
1st site - 2508 Breckenridge Avenue
2nd site - 5635 Stanton Avenue (1943)
Also Known As:
Founder:
Rabbi A.M. Ashinsky
Sponsoring Agency:
Pittsburg Bureau for Jewish Children
Jewish Home for Babies and Children Fund (1968)
Notes:
Location of Records:
Senator John Heinz Pittsburgh Regional History Center Library and Archives Division
1212 Smallman Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Phone: 412-454-6364

Records contain General (1921-1987) and Restricted (1936-1977) Materials.
Restrictions: Selected records from this collection are closed until the year 2040. Access prior to this date is limited to those who have obtained special permission from the Jewish Home for Babies and Children Fund. Contact the History Center Library and Archives for further information.
Sources:
PA Department Vertical Files (Orphanages)
Pittsburgh Photographic Library (Social Settlements - 1)
A Directory of the Social Resources of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County, 1943. rHV99 .P65 W48 1943
 
Jewish Home for Babies and Children, 1943

Jewish Home for Babies and Children, 1943