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Guide to the Doris Duke Foundation records, 1934-2009 (bulk 1948-1982)

Abstract

The Doris Duke Foundation, Inc., formerly known as Independent Aid, Inc., was incorporated in 1934 as a philanthropic organization to operate for charitable, educational, and scientific purposes. In October 1951, the officers of Independent Aid, Inc. voted to change its name to the Doris Duke Foundation. At the time of this change, the foundation's interests were primarily in the fields of education and welfare. The materials in this collection illustrate Doris Duke’s devotion to philanthropy as well as her many varied interests. Some of the major topics represented in the Donation Files are poverty, the disabled, education, health care, animal welfare, underprivileged children, and the performing arts. The Doris Duke Foundation continues to exist as a private grant-making entity.

Descriptive Summary

Collection Number
RL.00318
Title
Doris Duke Foundation records
Date
1934-2009 (bulk 1948-1982)
Creator
Doris Duke Foundation
Extent
45 Linear Feet, 30,755 Items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Material in English

Collection Overview

The Doris Duke Foundation records (formerly DDF.9) is part of the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Historical Archives which were donated to the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation. The collection is arranged into three series: Administrative Records, Financial Records, and Subject Files. It primarily spans the years 1934–2009, although the bulk of the collection is concentrated from the late 1940s–1982. The records illustrate Doris Duke’s devotion to philanthropy as well as her many varied interests. Some of the major topics represented in the Donation Files are poverty, the disabled, education, health care, animal welfare, underprivileged children, the performing arts (including musical prodigies Lorin Maazel and Dike Newlin), refugees, and various community services. Two topics of great interest to Miss Duke were spirituality and American Indians. This is illustrated by the extensive files on the Self-Realization Fellowship Church and the American Indian Oral History Project. Doris Duke’s own notations are sometimes found in the Subject Files series, demonstrating her very close involvement with the foundation. Geographically there is a focus on “local” organizations based in areas connected with the Duke Family. These include New York City, New Jersey, North Carolina, Rhode Island, and Hawaii. Several international organizations are also represented.

From the 1930s until the mid-seventies the records were maintained at the Doris Duke Foundation’s (also Independent Aid, Inc.’s) office in New York City (New York Business Office was located at 30 Rockefeller Plaza until 1971 when it was relocated to 505 Park Avenue). In March 1975 the Duke Business Office moved to the New Jersey estate, and records from that point on were maintained at Duke Farms.

The records appeared to have been maintained by the Executive Secretary-Treasurer of the Foundation. These include Marion Paschal beginning in the 1930s/early 1940s until her death in 1946 (although according to the records Clarence E. Pickett served as Executive Secretary during this time period, M. Paschal might have been Treasurer or had a different administrative title); Georgea T. Furst from 1946–1953 (from 1943–1946 she served as Assistant to the Executive Secretary and Board Member Clarence E. Pickett); Sophia van Theis from 1953–1957; and May E. McFarland from 1957 until 1975. After the move to New Jersey the records were maintained by Elisabeth McConville (although she appears to have had a purely secretarial, not executive, position, that role seems to have been taken on by A.E. Searles).

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Contents of the Collection

1. Administrative Records, 1949-2001

This series contains an assortment of materials related to the business activities of the Doris Duke Foundation. Materials include correspondence related to various grant requests for donations (both from individuals and other charitable organizations) to the Doris Duke Foundation (DDF), lists of contributions made by the DDF, contributions made by the DDF, and general correspondence of the DDF related to regular business activities including meeting minutes, leases, and amendments to the by-laws. Also included in this series are grant requests to the foundation after the death of Doris Duke.

The materials are arranged in the order in which they were found

Conditions Governing Access note

RESTRICTED: Access to folders in boxes 4 and 5 are restricted and require prior written approval from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation to view.

Correspondence regarding donations made by DDF to the North Carolina Museum of Art and St. Georges School in Newport, R.I. 1962, 1970–1973, 1980
Box 1
Folder 1
Correspondence and project proposals of the Newton Foundation Inc., Beverly Hills, CA. Materials demonstrate the Newton Foundation’s endeavor to secure funding from the Doris Duke Foundation located at 41 E. 57th Street, 1966–1973
Box 1
Folder 2
Memorandum listing financial requests made to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1978 Oct 27
Box 1
Folder 3
Correspondence relating to requests for donations to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1981
Box 1
Folder 4
Correspondence and lists relating to various requests made for donations from DDF, 1982 (1 of 2)
Box 1
Folder 5
Correspondence and lists relating to various requests made for donations from DDF, 1982 (2 of 2)
Box 1
Folder 6
Correspondence regarding donations requested by the New Jersey Conservation Foundation, 1987
Box 1
Folder 7
Correspondence regarding donations requested from God’s Love We Deliver and the Newport Public Education Foundation, 1987, 1992
Box 1
Folder 8
Memorandum to Doris Duke Foundation requesting donations, 1990, 2001
Box 1
Folder 9
Sample correspondence relating to replies to grant requests, 1992–1995
Box 1
Folder 10
Correspondence and memoranda relating to grant recommendations from Betsy Fader, 1998
Box 1
Folder 11
Correspondence relating to DDF community grants, 1998–2000
Box 1
Folder 12
Legal Agreement between DDF and the Near East Dance Foundation to finance a film by Mounir Maassri starring Nadia Gamal, 1971–1972
Box 1
Folder 13
List of contributions of DDF, 1942–1996
Box 2
Folder 1
List of contributions of DDF, 1951–1996
Box 2
Folder 2
List and correspondence regarding various contributions made by DDF, 1979–1983
Box 2
Folder 3
List and correspondence regarding various donations made by DDF, 1983 (1 of 2)
Box 2
Folder 4
List and correspondence regarding various donations made by DDF, 1983 (2 of 2)
Box 2
Folder 5
List and correspondence regarding various donations made by DDF, 1984–1985
Box 2
Folder 6
List, international grants, DDF, 1990s
Box 2
Folder 7
List, contributions of DDF, 1996–1997
Box 2
Folder 8
List, contributions of DDF, 1998–2000
Box 2
Folder 9
Booklet, Center for American Living, “Citizens for Justice with Order.” Possibly sent to DDF in order to request a donation, 1969
Box 2
Folder 10
Correspondence relating to grants to Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, 1968–1973, 1994–1996
Box 3
Folder 1
Correspondence relating to donations to the American Foundation for A.I.D.S. Research (A.M.F.A.R.), 1993–1996
Box 3
Folder 2
Correspondence relating to donations to the American Red Cross, 1981, 1994–1996
Box 3
Folder 3
Correspondence relating to donations to the Association for Retarded Citizens (A.R.C.), 1993-1998
Box 3
Folder 4
Correspondence relating to donations to the Atlantis Foundation, 1995
Box 3
Folder 5
Correspondence relating to donations to Aunt Bee’s, 1993-1995
Box 3
Folder 6
Correspondence relating to donations to Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Bergen and Passaic, Inc., 1975, 1994–1996
Box 3
Folder 7
Correspondence relating to donations made to Bonnie Brae Foundation, 1983, 1994–1996
Box 3
Folder 8
Correspondence relating to donations made to Boys Harbor, 1954, 1970, 1993–1996
Box 3
Folder 9
Brearley School, N.Y.: Donations, 1993–1996
Box 3
Folder 10
Breast Cancer Resource Center, Princeton Y.M.C.A.: Donations, 1993–1996
Box 3
Folder 11
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center: Donations. Includes 1971 IRS exemption, 1993–1994
Box 3
Folder 12
Cesar E. Chavez Foundation: Donations, 1995
Box 3
Folder 13
Chances for Children: Donations, 1995–1996
Box 3
Folder 14
Children’s Aid and Family Services, Inc., 1994-1995
Box 3
Folder 15
Cumberland College: Donations. Includes 1976 IRS exemption, 1993–1996
Box 3
Folder 16
Duke Ellington Scholarship Fund N.Y.: Donations, 1993–1994, 1997
Box 3
Folder 17
Elizabeth Taylor A.I.D.S. Foundation: Donations, 1993–1996
Box 3
Folder 18
Elton John A.I.D.S. Foundation: Donations, 1993–1995
Box 3
Folder 19
First Aid and Rescue Squad, Somerville: Donations, 1993–1996
Box 3
Folder 20
First Baptist Church of Nutley, N.J.: Donations, 1993–1996
Box 3
Folder 21
Food Bank Network of Somerset County: Donations. Includes 1983 IRS exemption, 1994–1996
Box 3
Folder 22
Franklin Township Food Bank: Donations. Includes 1983 IRS exemption, 1994–1996
Box 3
Folder 23
Friends of Karen: Donations, 1994–1995
Box 3
Folder 24
Greyhound Pets of America: Donations. Includes 1968 IRS exemption, 1993–1998
Box 3
Folder 25
Hale House Center, Inc.: Donations, 1973, 1994–1996
Box 4
Folder 1
Heal the World: Donations, 1994
Box 4
Folder 2
H.E.L.P.: Donations, 1994–1996
Box 4
Folder 3
Hillsborough Boys Football Assn., Belle Meade, Little Dukes: Donations,1993–1998
Box 4
Folder 4
Hillsborough Fire Co. No. 1, Flagtown: Donations. Includes 1990 tax exemption, 1993–1996
Box 4
Folder 5
Hillsborough Fire Co. No. 2, Somerville: Donations. Includes 1967 tax exemption, 1993–1996
Box 4
Folder 6
Hillsborough/Millstone Municipal Alliance: Donations. Includes 1972 tax exemption, 1994–1996
Box 4
Folder 7
Hillsborough Rescue Squad: Donations, 1993–1996
Box 4
Folder 8
Hollywood For Children Fund, Audrey Hepburn: Donations, 1994–1996
Box 4
Folder 9
Homeless Solutions: Donations. Includes 1993 IRS exemption, 1994–1996
Box 4
Folder 10
Honolulu Fire Department: Donations, 1993–1996
Box 4
Folder 11
Honolulu Police Relief Association: Donations. Includes 1955 IRS exemption, 1993–1996
Box 4
Folder 12
Horticultural Society, N.Y.: Donations. Includes 1975 IRS exemption, 1993–1996
Box 4
Folder 13
Interfaith Hospitality Network, Somerville: Donations. Includes 1991 IRS exemption, 1994–1996
Box 4
Folder 14
International Disaster Emergency Services c/o Wood-Mizer Products: Donations, 1993
Box 4
Folder 15
International Rescue Committee (Ambassador Angier Biddle Duke): Donations, 1995
Box 4
Folder 16
Manville First Aid & Rescue Squad: Donations, 1993–1996
Box 4
Folder 17
Marimed Foundation, Hawaii: Donations. Includes 1984 Dept. of Treasury letter, 1993–1996
Box 4
Folder 18
Martha Graham Center of Contemporary Dance, Inc.: Donations, 1992
Conditions Governing Access note

Access restricted

Box 4
Folder 19
Martha Graham Center of Contemporary Dance, Inc.: Donations, 1994, 1998
Conditions Governing Access note

Access restricted

Box 5
Folder 1
The M.B.F. Center: Donations. Includes 1992 IRS exemption, 1994–1996
Box 5
Folder 2
Meals on Wheels in Hunterdon, Inc.: Donations, 1994–1996
Box 5
Folder 3
Megan’s Place Fund: Donations, 1994
Box 5
Folder 4
Methodist Home for Children: Donations, 1994–1995
Box 5
Folder 5
Metropolitan Museum of Art, N.Y.: Donations, 1993–1996
Box 5
Folder 6
M.J.J. Enterprises, Michael Jackson: Donations, 1993
Box 5
Folder 7
Monmouth Day Care Center: Donations. Includes 1969 IRS exemption, 1994–1996
Box 5
Folder 8
Municipal Art Society of N.Y. (Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Award): Donations. Includes 1977 IRS exemption, 1994–1996
Box 5
Folder 9
Naval Foundation, Washington, D.C.: Donations. Includes 1977 IRS regulations, 1993–1996
Box 5
Folder 10
New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial Foundation: Donations, 1994–1996
Box 5
Folder 11
New Jersey Wheelchair Athletic Association: Donations, 1985, 1988–1989
Box 5
Folder 12
Newport Fire Department: Donations, 1993–1996
Box 5
Folder 13
Newport Police Department: Donations, 1993–1996
Box 5
Folder 14
Newport Restoration Foundation: Donations, 1993–1996
Box 5
Folder 15
New York Public Library: Donations. Includes 1968 and 1988 IRS Regulations, 1993–1996
Box 5
Folder 16
New York University: Donations. Includes a legal Agreement regarding donations made to N.Y.U. by DDF (January 24, 1958), 1958–1977
Box 5
Folder 17
Ocean’s Harbor House: Donations. Includes 1988 IRS exemption, 1994–1996
Box 5
Folder 18
Orange County Works: Donations. Includes 1994 IRS exemption, 1996
Box 5
Folder 19
Orentreich Foundation for the Advancement of Science Inc.: Donations, 1994–1996
Box 5
Folder 20
P.B.A. Local 205, Hillsborough Township: Donations, 1995–1996
Box 5
Folder 21
Pennsylvania Ballet; Donations. Includes 1992 IRS Exception, 1995–1996
Box 5
Folder 22
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (P.E.T.A.): Donations, 1992–1995
Box 5
Folder 23
Plan New Jersey: Donations, 1994
Box 5
Folder 24
Planet Hope: Donations, 1994–1996
Box 5
Folder 25
Police Department, Borough of Raritan: Donations, 1993–1996
Box 5
Folder 26
Police Department, Hillsborough Township: Donations. Includes 1972 IRS exception, 1993–1996
Box 5
Folder 27
Potter League for Animals. Newport, R.I.: Donations. Includes 1994 IRS tax exceptions, 1993–1998
Box 5
Folder 28
Relief Hose Company No. 2, Borough of Raritan: Donations, 1993–1996
Box 6
Folder 1
Research to Prevent Blindness, N.Y.: Donations, 1993–1998
Box 6
Folder 2
Resource Center for Women and Their Families: Donations. Includes 1980 IRS exemption, 1993–1996
Box 6
Folder 3
R.O.A.R. Foundation: Donations. Includes 1985 IRS tax exemption, 1993–1996
Box 6
Folder 4
Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Foundation: Donations, 1994–1996
Box 6
Folder 5
Salvation Army, Somerset Unit: Donations. Includes 1972 and 1995 IRS tax exemption, 1994–1996
Box 6
Folder 6
School of American Ballet Inc.: Donations, 1993–1996
Box 6
Folder 7
Self-Realization Fellowship Church: Donations. Includes 1936 IRS tax exemption, 1993–1996
Box 6
Folder 8
Somerset County 4-H Association, Belle Mead: Donations, 1993–1998
Box 6
Folder 9
Somerset County Office on Aging: Donations, 1994–1996
Box 6
Folder 10
Somerset Home for Temporarily Displaced Children, Bridgewater: Donations. Includes 1970 IRS tax exemption, 1994–1996
Box 6
Folder 11
Somerset Medical Center: Donations. Includes 1994 IRS tax exemption, 1993–1996
Box 6
Folder 12
Somerset Valley Visiting Nurse Association, Inc.: Donations, 1993–1996
Box 6
Folder 13
Somerset Valley Y.M.C.A.: Donations. Includes 1990 tax exemption, 1993–1998
Box 6
Folder 14
Spaulding for Children: Donations. Includes 1971 IRS tax exemption, 1994–1996
Box 6
Folder 15
St. Hubert’s Animal Welfare Center: Donations. Includes 1940 IRS tax exemption, 1993–1998
Box 6
Folder 16
U.C.L.A.: Donations, 1994–1997
Box 6
Folder 17
United Cerebral Palsy of North Carolina: Donations. Includes 1961 tax exemption, 1993–1996
Box 6
Folder 18
United States Figure Skating Association: Donations. Includes correspondence from a recipient of the donation, Robin Fisher, 1981–1984
Box 6
Folder 19
United Way of Somerset County: Donations. Includes 1983 IRS tax exemption, 1993–1996
Box 6
Folder 20
University of Pennsylvania, The School of Veterinary Medicine: Donations. Includes 1987 IRS tax exemption, 1993–1998
Box 6
Folder 21
Wildlife Conservation Society: Donations, 1994–1996
Box 6
Folder 22
Women’s Prison Association and Home Inc.: Donations. Includes 1984 IRS tax exemption, 1993–1996
Box 6
Folder 23
Invitations to Bernard Lafferty as President of the Doris Duke Foundation, 1994-1996
Box 7
Folder 1
General donation correspondence to and from the Doris Duke Foundation, 1993
Box 7
Folder 2
Correspondence to and from the Doris Duke Foundation regarding the passing of Doris Duke, 1993
Box 7
Folder 3
General donation correspondence to and from the Doris Duke Foundation, 1994 (1 of 3)
Box 7
Folder 4
General donation correspondence to and from the Doris Duke Foundation, 1994 (2 of 3)
Box 7
Folder 5
General donation correspondence to and from the Doris Duke Foundation, 1994 (3 of 3)
Box 7
Folder 6
General donation correspondence to and from the Doris Duke Foundation, 1995
Box 7
Folder 7
General donation correspondence to and from the Doris Duke Foundation, 1996
Box 7
Folder 8
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1992
Box 7
Folder 9
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1994 May
Box 8
Folder 1
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1994 Jun
Box 8
Folder 2
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1994 Jul
Box 8
Folder 3
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1994 Aug
Box 8
Folder 4
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1994 Sep
Box 8
Folder 5
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1994 Oct
Box 8
Folder 6
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1994 Nov (1 of 2)
Box 8
Folder 7
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1994 Nov (2 of 2)
Box 9
Folder 1
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1994 Dec (1 of 2)
Box 9
Folder 2
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1994 Dec (2 of 2)
Box 9
Folder 3
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1995 Jan
Box 9
Folder 4
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1995Feb
Box 9
Folder 5
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1995 Mar
Box 9
Folder 6
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1995 Apr
Box 9
Folder 7
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1995 May (1 of 2)
Box 10
Folder 1
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1995 May (2 of 2)
Box 10
Folder 2
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1995 Jun
Box 10
Folder 3
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1995 Jul
Box 10
Folder 4
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1995 Aug
Box 10
Folder 5
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1995 Sep
Box 10
Folder 6
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1995 Oct
Box 10
Folder 7
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1995 Nov (1 of 2)
Box 10
Folder 8
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1995 Nov (2 of 2)
Box 11
Folder 1
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1995 Dec
Box 11
Folder 2
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1996 (1 of 3)
Box 11
Folder 3
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1996 (2 of 3)
Box 11
Folder 4
Grant requests to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1996 (3 of 3)
Box 11
Folder 5
Various copies of Resolutions, Doris Duke Foundation, 1970-1974
Box 11
Folder 6
Amendment to DDF bylaws-resignation at 70 years of age. Includes three resignations, 1956, 1962
Box 11
Folder 7
Correspondence regarding donation of assets to the Newport Restoration Foundation, 1974
Box 11
Folder 8
The Doris Duke Foundation lease, 1975-1978
Box 11
Folder 9
Letter regarding the Doris Duke Foundation Board of Directors, 1978
Box 11
Folder 10
Photocopy of Certificate of Incorporation of Independent Aid, Inc., 1934
Box 11
Folder 11
The Doris Duke Foundation Sublease Agreement, 1975-1978
Box 11
Folder 12
The Doris Duke Foundation lease, 1972-1975
Box 12
Folder 1
The Doris Duke Foundation Meeting Minutes (Ledger No. 1), 1951-1963
Box 12
Folder 2
The Doris Duke Foundation Minutes of Meetings, 1953-1954, 1961, 1963
Box 12
Folder 3
Correspondence and other related materials regarding personnel benefits at the Doris Duke Foundation, 1949-1962
Box 12
Folder 4
Miscellaneous correspondence related to the Doris Duke Foundation, 1966-1975
Box 12
Folder 5
General correspondence of DDF. Includes appeals, contributions, plans and projects, and by-laws, 1963-1968
Box 12
Folder 6
General Correspondence - Doris Duke Foundation, 1958-1974 (1 of 2)
Box 12
Folder 7
General Correspondence - Doris Duke Foundation, 1958-1974 (2 of 2)
Box 12
Folder 8
Correspondence regarding the Doris Duke Foundation's interest in promoting anti-vivisection, 1991
Box 12
Folder 9
Doris Duke Foundation Master Contribution Lists, 1993-1996
Box 12
Folder 10
DDF Christmas Donations, 1994
Box 12
Folder 11
Doris Duke Foundation Meeting Minutes Ledger, No. 2, 1963-1978
Oversize-box 13
Contributions made in 1994 - The Doris Duke Foundation, 1994
Box 14
Folder 1
Contributions made in 1995 - The Doris Duke Foundation, 1995
Box 14
Folder 2
Doris Duke Foundation Contribution List, 1993 Oct
Box 14
Folder 3
Doris Duke Foundation Contribution List, 1992
Box 14
Folder 4
Doris Duke Foundation Contributions, 1992 (1 of 2)
Box 14
Folder 5
Doris Duke Foundation Contributions, 1992 (2 of 2)
Box 14
Folder 6
Doris Duke Foundation Contributions, 1991
Box 14
Folder 7
Doris Duke Foundation Contributions, 1990
Box 14
Folder 8
Doris Duke Foundation Contributions, 1989
Box 14
Folder 9
Doris Duke Foundation Contributions, 1988
Box 15
Folder 1
Doris Duke Foundation Contributions, 1987
Box 15
Folder 2
Doris Duke Foundation Contributions, 1985-1986
Box 15
Folder 3
Doris Duke Foundation Contributions, 1984
Box 15
Folder 4
Doris Duke Foundation Contributions, 1983
Box 15
Folder 5
Doris Duke Foundation Contributions. Includes Federal Tax Return, 1982 (1 of 2)
Box 15
Folder 6
Doris Duke Foundation Contributions. Includes Federal Tax Return, 1982 (2 of 2)
Box 15
Folder 7
Doris Duke Foundation Contributions, 1981
Box 15
Folder 8
Doris Duke Foundation Contributions, 1980 (1 of 2)
Box 16
Folder 1
Doris Duke Foundation Contributions, 1980 (2 of 2)
Box 16
Folder 2
Doris Duke Foundation Contributions, 1979
Box 16
Folder 3
Doris Duke Foundation Contributions, 1978
Box 16
Folder 4
Doris Duke Foundation Contributions, 1977
Box 16
Folder 5
Grant requests to The Doris Duke Foundation, 1994-1995
Box 16
Folder 6
Grant requests to The Doris Duke Foundation, 1996 Mar-Apr
Box 17
Folder 1
Grant requests to The Doris Duke Foundation, 1996 May
Box 17
Folder 2
Grant requests to The Doris Duke Foundation, 1996 Jun
Box 17
Folder 3
Grant requests to The Doris Duke Foundation, undated
Box 17
Folder 4
Doris Duke Foundation grant request from the Foundation for Research of the New York Academy of Osteopathy, Inc., 1956
Box 105
Folder 1
Thank you letter from Boys Harbor, Inc. regarding $5,000 donation, 1984
Box 105
Folder 2
Correspondence regarding St. Joseph Figure Skating Club, 1985
Box 105
Folder 3
Memoranda requesting donations, 1992
Box 105
Folder 4
Correspondence regarding solicitation for donation to the Boys & Girls Club of Morris County, 1994
Box 105
Folder 5
Correspondence to Robert Duckmeir of the Doris Duke Foundation regarding donations made to Working Playground, Inc. and Historic House Truset of New York City, 1995, 1999
Box 105
Folder 6

2. Financial Records, 1934-1996

The Financial Records series contains a wide assortment of records related to the daily financial operations of the Doris Duke Foundation. Materials included are financial statements, annual reports of the DDF, journals and general ledgers, correspondence and other related materials regarding the financial status of the DDF.

The materials are loosely arranged in chronological order.

Financial Statement, June 1934–December 1951 (2 of which are bound and embossed with DD)
Box 18
Folder 1
Financial Statement, December 1951–December 1952
Box 18
Folder 2
Annual Report, 1953
Box 18
Folder 3
Biennial Report, 1955
Box 18
Folder 4
Doris Duke Foundation Journal & General Ledger, 1971–1984 (1 of 2)
Box 18
Folder 5
Doris Duke Foundation Journal & General Ledger, 1971–1984 (2 of 2)
Box 18
Folder 6
General Ledger I, 1968–1971
Box 18
Folder 7
General Ledger IV, 1979–1981 (1 of 2)
Box 18
Folder 8
General Ledger IV, 1979–1981 (2 of 2)
Box 19
Folder 1
General Journal, 1985–1993
Box 19
Folder 2
Cashbook, receipts and disbursements, 1971–1984 (1 of 2)
Box 19
Folder 3
Cashbook, receipts and disbursements, 1971–1984 (2 of 2)
Box 19
Folder 4
Journal III, 1979–1981 (1 of 3)
Box 19
Folder 5
Journal III, 1979–1981 (2 of 3)
Box 19
Folder 6
Journal III, 1979–1981 (3 of 3)
Box 19
Folder 7
Cashbook & Journal, 1966–1970
Box 20
General Ledger, 1966–1971
Box 20
General Ledger No. 5, 1955–1966
Oversize-box 21
Cashbook No. 5, 1955–1966
Oversize-box 21
Journal No. 5, 1955–1966
Oversize-box 21
General Ledger, 1971–1974
Box 22
Folder 1
Cash receipts and disbursements, 1985–1993
Box 22
Folder 2
New York State Taxes - Doris Duke Foundation, 1941-1957
Box 22
Folder 3
The Doris Duke Foundation financial statements, 1988 Jun 30
Box 22
Folder 4
Letter to Doris Duke Foundation regarding trial balances and financial statements. Includes a checkbook from La Banque Continentale, 1957 and undated
Box 22
Folder 5
Doris Duke Foundation Bond Receipts and Stock Receipts, 1952-1969 (1 of 4)
Box 22
Folder 6
Doris Duke Foundation Bond Receipts and Stock Receipts, 1952-1969 (2 of 4)
Box 22
Folder 7
Doris Duke Foundation Bond Receipts and Stock Receipts, 1952-1969 (3 of 4)
Box 22
Folder 8
Doris Duke Foundation Bond Receipts and Stock Receipts, 1952-1969 (4 of 4)
Box 22
Folder 9
The Doris Duke Foundation Special Account No. 2, 1956-1959
Box 23
Folder 1
The Doris Duke Foundation Special Account No. 2, 1960-1962
Box 23
Folder 2
The Doris Duke Foundation Special Account No. 2, 1963-1965
Box 23
Folder 3
The Doris Duke Foundation Special Account No. 2, 1966-1967
Box 23
Folder 4
The Doris Duke Foundation Special Account No. 2, 1968-1971
Box 23
Folder 5
The Doris Duke Foundation Statement of Changes in Fund Principal, 1967-1972
Box 23
Folder 6
The Doris Duke Foundation - Securities Sold, 1956-1964
Box 23
Folder 7
The Doris Duke Foundation Balance Sheet, 1975 Mar 31
Box 23
Folder 8
The Doris Duke Foundation Cash Statements, 1960-1966 (1 of 2)
Box 24
Folder 1
The Doris Duke Foundation Cash Statements, 1960-1966 (2 of 2)
Box 24
Folder 2
Correspondence regarding the sale and purchase of United States Treasury Bills for the Doris Duke Foundation, 1963-1970
Box 24
Folder 3
Correspondence regarding the sale and purchase of stock for the Doris Duke Foundation, 1957-1971
Box 24
Folder 4
The Doris Duke Foundation - Credit advice from Morgan Guaranty Trust Company, 1972-1975 (1 of 3)
Box 24
Folder 5
The Doris Duke Foundation - Credit advice from Morgan Guaranty Trust Company, 1972-1975 (2 of 3)
Box 24
Folder 6
The Doris Duke Foundation - Credit advice from Morgan Guaranty Trust Company, 1972-1975 (3 of 3)
Box 24
Folder 7
Balance Statements with Goldman, Sachs & Co., 1968-1969
Box 24
Folder 8
The Doris Duke Foundation Financial Statements, 1968-1969
Box 25
Folder 1
Correspondence and other related materials regarding financial matters of the Doris Duke Foundation, 1952-1969
Box 25
Folder 2
Correspondence and other related materials regarding financial status of the Doris Duke Foundation, 1973-1975 (1 of 2)
Box 25
Folder 3
Correspondence and other related materials regarding financial status of the Doris Duke Foundation, 1973-1975 (2 of 2)
Box 25
Folder 4
Samples of letters to Morgan Guaranty Trust Company, 1961-1969
Box 25
Folder 5
The Doris Duke Foundation - Summaries of donations and expenses, 1970-1974
Box 25
Folder 6
Correspondence and other related materials regarding financial status of the Doris Duke Foundation, 1970
Box 25
Folder 7
Correspondence and other related materials regarding financial status of the Doris Duke Foundation, 1971 (1 of 2)
Box 25
Folder 8
Correspondence and other related materials regarding financial status of the Doris Duke Foundation, 1971 (2 of 2)
Box 26
Folder 1
Correspondence and other related materials regarding financial status of the Doris Duke Foundation, 1972 (1 of 2)
Box 26
Folder 2
Correspondence and other related materials regarding financial status of the Doris Duke Foundation, 1972 (2 of 2)
Box 26
Folder 3
Correspondence and other related materials regarding financial status of the Doris Duke Foundation, 1960-1967
Box 26
Folder 4
Correspondence and other related materials regarding financial status of the Doris Duke Foundation, 1973, 1975
Box 26
Folder 5
Doris Duke Foundation Donations, 1970-1977
Box 26
Folder 6
Checks paid by the Doris Duke Foundation, 1974-1975
Box 26
Folder 7
Doris Duke Foundation, New York State Registration of Charitable Foundation Form NYCF-2, 1937-1963 (1 of 2)
Box 27
Folder 1
Doris Duke Foundation, New York State Registration of Charitable Foundation Form NYCF-2, 1937-1963 (2 of 2)
Box 27
Folder 2
Doris Duke Foundation, New York State Registration of Charitable Foundation Form NYCF-2, 1965-1974 (1 of 3)
Box 27
Folder 3
Doris Duke Foundation, New York State Registration of Charitable Foundation Form NYCF-2, 1965-1974 (2 of 3)
Box 27
Folder 4
Doris Duke Foundation, New York State Registration of Charitable Foundation Form NYCF-2, 1965-1974 (3 of 3)
Box 27
Folder 5
The Doris Duke Foundation Financial Statements, 1950-1961, 1967-1974
Box 27
Folder 6
DDF Federal Tax Return, 1987
Box 28
Folder 1
DDF Federal Tax Return, 1988
Box 28
Folder 2
DDF Federal Tax Return, 1989 (1 of 2)
Box 28
Folder 3
DDF Federal Tax Return, 1989 (2 of 2)
Box 28
Folder 4
DDF Federal Tax Return, 1990
Box 28
Folder 5
DDF Federal Tax Return, 1991
Box 29
Folder 1
DDF Federal Tax Return, 1992
Box 29
Folder 2
DDF Tax Returns, 1974
Box 29
Folder 3
DDF Tax Returns, 1972
Box 29
Folder 4
DDF Tax Returns, 1973
Box 29
Folder 5
DDF Tax Returns, 1971
Box 29
Folder 6
DDF Tax Returns, 1969
Box 29
Folder 7
DDF Tax Returns, 1966-1968
Box 29
Folder 8
DDF Tax Returns, 1963-1965
Box 29
Folder 9
DDF Tax Returns, 1960-1962
Box 29
Folder 10
DDF IRS Tax Returns, 1950-1959
Box 30
Folder 1
DDF IRS Tax Returns Current Work File, 1961-1969
Box 30
Folder 2
DDF Accounting Documents, 1969-1974
Box 30
Folder 3
DDF City of New York Taxes, 1971-1975
Box 30
Folder 4
Correspondence and notices regarding DDF IRS return filings and tax exempt status, 1953-1975
Box 30
Folder 5
DDF Federal Taxes, 1953, 1967, 1970-1975 (1 of 2)
Box 30
Folder 6
DDF Federal Taxes, 1953, 1967, 1970-1975 (2 of 2)
Box 30
Folder 7
DDF Tax Return, 1970
Box 30
Folder 8
DDF State of New York Taxes, 1968-1976
Box 31
Folder 1
DDF IRS Tax Returns, 1938-1949
Box 31
Folder 2
DDF Audit, 1964-1968
Box 31
Folder 3
DDF U.S. Old Age Pension & Withheld Tax Returns and correspondence, 1943 (1 of 3)
Box 31
Folder 4
DDF U.S. Old Age Pension & Withheld Tax Returns and correspondence, 1943 (2 of 3)
Box 31
Folder 5
DDF U.S. Old Age Pension & Withheld Tax Returns and correspondence, 1943 (3 of 3)
Box 31
Folder 6
DDF New York City Income Tax, 1966-1970
Box 31
Folder 7
DDF U.S. Old Age Pension & Federal Income Taxes, 1943-1959
Box 31
Folder 8
DDF File copies of correspondence, 1968-1975
Box 31
Folder 9
DDF Special Acct. #2, 1976-1980 (1 of 3)
Box 31
Folder 10
DDF Special Acct. #2, 1976-1980 (2 of 3)
Box 31
Folder 11
DDF Special Acct. #2, 1976-1980 (3 of 3)
Box 32
Folder 1
The Doris Duke Foundation Chemical Bank Statements, 1986
Box 32
Folder 2
DDF Bank Statements and Transaction Summaries, Acct. #1, 1981-1986 (1 of 2)
Box 32
Folder 3
DDF Bank Statements and Transaction Summaries, Acct. #1, 1981-1986 (2 of 2)
Box 32
Folder 4
DDF Bank Statements and Transaction Summaries, Acct. #2, 1981-1986 (1 of 2)
Box 32
Folder 5
DDF Bank Statements and Transaction Summaries, Acct. #2, 1981-1986 (2 of 2)
Box 32
Folder 6
DDF Bank Accounts - Security Deposit Account, 1976-1981
Box 32
Folder 7
The Doris Duke Foundation Bank Statements, 1979-1984
Box 32
Folder 8
The Doris Duke Foundation Financial Statements, 1981
Box 33
Folder 1
The Doris Duke Foundation correspondence and financial worksheets, 1975
Box 33
Folder 2
The Doris Duke Foundation correspondence and financial worksheets, 1976
Box 33
Folder 3
The Doris Duke Foundation correspondence and financial worksheets, 1974
Box 33
Folder 4
The Doris Duke Foundation - rent notices to Mr. Dana, 1978-1979
Box 33
Folder 5
Doris Duke Foundation - General paid bills, 1975-1976
Box 33
Folder 6
Doris Duke Foundation - paid bills and copies of sub lease checks, 1977-1979
Box 33
Folder 7
Doris Duke Foundation paid bills - insurance miscellaneous, 1977-1978
Box 33
Folder 8
The Doris Duke Foundation paid bills, 1979
Box 33
Folder 9
The Doris Duke Foundation financial statements, 1977
Box 34
Folder 1
The Doris Duke Foundation financial statements, 1978
Box 34
Folder 2
The Doris Duke Foundation financial statements, 1979
Box 34
Folder 3
The Doris Duke Foundation financial statements, 1980
Box 34
Folder 4
The Doris Duke Foundation financial statements, 1983
Box 34
Folder 5
The Doris Duke Foundation 990PF and 990AR Forms, 1979
Box 34
Folder 6
The Doris Duke Foundation financial statements, 1982
Box 34
Folder 7
The Doris Duke Foundation 990PF Form (Tax Return), 1981
Box 34
Folder 8
The Doris Duke Foundation 990PF and 990AR Forms, 1980
Box 34
Folder 9
The Doris Duke Foundation 990PF Form (Tax Return), 1984
Box 34
Folder 10
The Doris Duke Foundation 990PF Form (Tax Return), 1982-1983
Box 35
Folder 1
The Doris Duke Foundation - State of Delaware Franchise Tax Reports, 1972-1996 (1 of 2)
Box 35
Folder 2
The Doris Duke Foundation - State of Delaware Franchise Tax Reports, 1972-1996 (2 of 2)
Box 35
Folder 3
The Doris Duke Foundation 990PF and 990AR Reports, 1974
Box 35
Folder 4
The Doris Duke Foundation Donation of Assets, 1974
Box 35
Folder 5
The Doris Duke Foundation 990PF and 990AR Reports, Year end statement, 1975
Box 35
Folder 6
The Doris Duke Foundation 990PF and 990AR Reports, Annual and Quarterly Reports, 1976
Box 35
Folder 7
The Doris Duke Foundation 990PF and 990AR Reports, Annual and Quarterly Reports, 1978
Box 36
Folder 1
The Doris Duke Foundation 990PF and 990AR Reports, Annual and Quarterly Reports, 1977
Box 36
Folder 2
The Doris Duke Foundation Tax Returns and correspondence, 1975-1978
Box 36
Folder 3
The Doris Duke Foundation Tax Return, 1985 (1 of 2)
Box 36
Folder 4
The Doris Duke Foundation Tax Return, 1985 (2 of 2)
Box 36
Folder 5
The Doris Duke Foundation Tax Return, 1986
Box 36
Folder 6
Doris Duke Foundation Annual Reports and Tax Returns, 1970-1974 (1 of 2)
Box 37
Folder 1
Doris Duke Foundation Annual Reports and Tax Returns, 1970-1974 (2 of 2)
Box 37
Folder 2
The Doris Duke Foundation financial worksheets and correspondence, 1975-1980
Box 37
Folder 3

3. Subject Files, 1934-2009

The Subject Files series primarily documents the donating activities of the Doris Duke Foundation, including incoming correspondence from various non-profit organizations soliciting donations, donations that were granted, and donation requests that were denied. This series illustrates the transition of the foundation from Independent Aid, Inc. to the Doris Duke Foundation, in particular documenting the foundation's changing philanthropic interests. In addition to correspondence, the files often contain clippings, proof of tax exemption status, treasurer’s receipts, review sheets, photographs, reports and proposals, annual reports, pamphlets, and other promotional material.

The “Closed Files” and “Current Files” appear to have been maintained at the same time. When an organization was no longer under consideration or receiving donations they were removed from the “Current File” to the “Closed File.” Both appear to have been maintained until around 1975, although some later material can be found in the files.

Files regarding the staff and Board of the DDF are also included amongst the various correspondence files. W.C. Davison, Duke University Medical Center Dean and Vice President of the Board of Trustees, is featured prominently in the series, often advocating aid to various healthcare related causes, especially in North Carolina. Additional files on Georgea T. Furst (Includes correspondence with Doris Duke regarding travels abroad with birth control activist Margaret Sanger), Clarence E. Pickett (Board President until 1957), C.D. Jackson (Board Member), John M. Schiff (Board Member), Sophia van Theis (Executive Secretary-Treasurer and Board Member), Leta McBean (Board Member, began serving under her maiden name McDonald), Michael Chinigo (consultant), Lloyd A. Pantages (Board Member) and the Duke Office provide insight into the administration of the DDF.

Grants-In-Aid, Scholarships are records of individual scholarships awarded by Independent Aid, Inc. and the Doris Duke Foundation. These grants were issued between 1937 and 1959, with an additional grant being awarded in 1967. Included in the first folder are photocopies of the original folders listing each scholarship recipient by year. Unlike the rest of the Closed Files subseries these files were not arranged alphabetically, but instead were placed at the end of the series by the records’ creators.

1975 Denials contain a record of organizations that were denied aid. In addition to denials from 1975, denials from as early as 1951 were kept interfiled within this subseries. 1976 and 1977 Denials contain aid rejections from their respective calendar years. The 1975 Denials were most likely maintained at the DDF New York Office by May E. McFarland, while the later Denials were maintained by Elisabeth McConville at the N.J. Residence.

The Miscellaneous Donation Files were created by combining all donation materials which were not included in the previous categories, i.e., some files were foldered and labeled, some unlabeled, and others were found loose in the drawers. Of particular interest are the May E. McFarland files which contain correspondence from Doris Duke's Personal Fund and donations to Negro Colleges in the 1960s and 1970s.

Arrangement Note: All Subject Files are arranged in the order in which they were found. For the most part, they are arranged alphabetically, with the exception of the Miscellaneous Donation Files which were arranged in the order in which they were found.

Conditions Governing Access note

RESTRICTED: Access to folders in boxes 103 and 104 are restricted and require prior written approval from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation to view.

Aleppo College: Donations, Closed Files. Includes photographs, 1953–1957
Box 38
Folder 1
American Association for the United Nations: Donations, Closed Files, 1955–1957
Box 38
Folder 2
American Correctional Association: Donations, Closed Files, 1953–1956
Box 38
Folder 3
American Economic Foundation: Donations, Closed Files, 1957–1972
Box 38
Folder 4
American Farm School: Donations, Closed Files. Includes photographs, 1953–1974
Box 38
Folder 5
American Foundation for Overseas Blind: Donations, Closed Files, 1952–1959
Box 38
Folder 6
American Friends of the Middle East: Donations, Closed Files. Includes 1952 City of New York tax exemption, 1952–1958
Box 38
Folder 7
American Friends Service Committee: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clipping, 1957–1970
Box 38
Folder 8
American Friends Service Committee – Projects: Indian, Salvador, Korea, and Italy: Donations, Closed Files. Includes photographs, 1949–1957 (1 of 2)
Box 38
Folder 9
American Friends Service Committee – Projects: Indian, Salvador, Korea, and Italy: Donations, Closed Files. Includes photographs, 1949–1957 (2 of 2)
Box 38
Folder 10
American Korea Foundation: Donations, Closed Files, 1954–1962
Box 39
Folder 1
American Joint Committee for Assisting Japanese American Orphans: Donations, Closed Files, 1953–1957
Box 39
Folder 2
American Leprosy Missions: Donations, Closed Files. Includes photograph and 1955 tax exemption, 1955–1966
Box 39
Folder 3
American Public Health Association: Donations, Closed Files, 1955–1960
Box 39
Folder 4
American Public Welfare Association: Donations, Closed Files, 1950–1962
Box 39
Folder 5
American University of Beirut: Donations, Closed Files, 1954–1964
Box 39
Folder 6
American Youth Hostels: Donations, Closed Files, 1947–1958
Box 39
Folder 7
A.R.R.O.W. – National Congress of American Indians: Donations, Closed Files. Includes photographs, 1954–1971 (1 of 2)
Box 40
Folder 1
A.R.R.O.W. – National Congress of American Indians: Donations, Closed Files. Includes photographs, 1954–1971 (2 of 2)
Box 40
Folder 2
Association for the Aid of Crippled Children: Donations, Closed Files, 1958–1968
Box 40
Folder 3
Association of American Indian Affairs: Donations, Closed Files, 1938, 1954–1957
Box 40
Folder 4
Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo – Sergei Denham: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1943–1950
Box 40
Folder 5
Bank Street College of Education: Donations, Closed Files, 1949–1973 (1 of 2)
Box 40
Folder 6
Bank Street College of Education: Donations, Closed Files, 1949–1973 (2 of 2)
Box 40
Folder 7
Banks, Bertram: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1944–1962
Box 40
Folder 8
Barnard College – Mrs. McIntosh: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1939–1953, 1962
Box 40
Folder 9
Bentick, Mrs. Morris: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1945–1951
Box 41
Folder 1
Berea College – Berea, Kentucky: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, 1950–1967
Box 41
Folder 2
Berkshire Industrial Farm: Donations, Closed Files. Includes photograph and clippings, 1952–1962
Box 41
Folder 3
Big Brothers: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, 1951–1963
Box 41
Folder 4
Bio-Sciences Information Exchange: Donations, Closed Files, 1953–1959
Box 41
Folder 5
Blinded Veterans of Southern California: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and 1955 tax exemption, 1953–1963
Box 41
Folder 6
Boys’ Clubs of Newport County: Donations, Closed Files. Includes 1958 tax exemption, 1959–1965
Box 41
Folder 7
Brooklyn Juveniles Guidance Center: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1960
Box 41
Folder 8
Brown Folk Lore Collection – Duke University: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clipping and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1948–1958
Box 41
Folder 9
C.A.R.E. – Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe, Inc.: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1952
Box 41
Folder 10
California Paralyzed Veterans Association: Donations, Closed Files. Includes 1947 tax exemption, 1953–1960
Box 41
Folder 11
California Paralyzed Veterans Association – Dr. Elwell, Research: Donations, Closed Files, 1959–1962
Box 42
Folder 1
Carrie Chapman Catt: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1951–1961
Box 42
Folder 2
Child Study Association of America: Donations, Closed Files, 1952–1953
Box 42
Folder 3
Child Welfare League of America: Donations, Closed Files. Includes photograph, 1958 and 1967 tax exemptions, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1949–1969
Box 42
Folder 4
The Childrens’ Aid Society: Donations, Closed Files, 1963–1968
Box 42
Folder 5
Children’s Bureau (H.E.W.) – Special Juvenile Delinquency Project: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1952–1957
Box 42
Folder 6
Children’s Home Society of California: Donations, Closed Files, 1955–1959
Box 42
Folder 7
Children’s Home Society of North Carolina: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1953
Box 42
Folder 8
Children’s Medical Center – Philippines: Donations, Closed Files. Includes photographs, 1964–1973
Box 42
Folder 9
The Children’s Village: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clipping, 1955–1970
Box 42
Folder 10
Citizen’s Committee on Children of New York City: Donations, Closed Files, 1952–1966
Box 43
Folder 1
Citizens for the All-Day Neighborhood Schools: Donations, Closed Files. Includes photograph, 1955–1960
Box 43
Folder 2
City Federation Hotel Center – Center for Self-Supporting Women: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc. and legal material regarding a Property Agreement with IA, Inc., 1937–1951
Box 43
Folder 3
Clarion Music Foundation: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, 1954–1966
Box 43
Folder 4
Cohen, Joseph J.: Donations, Closed Files. Includes photographs, 1954–1966
Box 43
Folder 5
Florence Crittenton League: Donations, Closed Files, 1953–1965
Box 43
Folder 6
Duke Hospital – Social Service Department: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1940–1952
Box 43
Folder 7
Duke University: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1949–1959
Box 43
Folder 8
Duke University School of Medicine – Dean W.C. Davison (Board Member): Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1948-1954
Box 44
Folder 1
Educational Broadcasting – Channel 13: Donations, Closed Files, 1962–1968
Box 44
Folder 2
Encampment for Citizenship: Donations, Closed Files, 1957–1962
Box 44
Folder 3
Episcopal Church Foundation – Indian Missions: Donations, Closed Files, 1952–1959
Box 44
Folder 4
Fellowship of Southern Churchmen: Donations, Closed Files, 1952–1956
Box 44
Folder 5
Festival Foundation: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, 1957–1967
Box 44
Folder 6
Field Foundation: Donations, Closed Files, 1951–1957
Box 44
Folder 7
Franco-American Audio-Visual Distribution Center: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, 1950–1951
Box 44
Folder 8
Friends of the Land (Louis Bromfield Memorial): Donations, Closed Files. Includes clipping, 1940, 1957–1958, 1964–1965
Box 44
Folder 9
Furst, Georgea T. (Former Independent Aid, employee): Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Doris Duke regarding travels abroad with Margaret Sanger, 1952–1963
Box 44
Folder 10
George Junior Republic: Donations, Closed Files, 1958–1966
Box 44
Folder 11
Girl Scouts of the United States of America: Donations, Closed Files. Includes photographs and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1962
Box 44
Folder 12
Girls’ Branch Public Schools Athletic League of the City of New York: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1951–1968
Box 45
Folder 1
Girls’ Service League: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1952–1967
Box 45
Folder 2
Goddard Neighborhood Center: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1948–1955
Box 45
Folder 3
Handicapped Children’s Home Service: Donations, Closed Files, 1955–1963
Box 45
Folder 4
Haskin, Helen: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1944–1961
Box 45
Folder 5
Hazard, The Misses: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1943–1953
Box 45
Folder 6
Henry Street Settlement: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, photograph, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1935–1973
Box 45
Folder 7
Hervey, Harry: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1951
Box 45
Folder 8
Highland Hospital (North Carolina): Donations, Closed Files, 1952–1956
Box 45
Folder 9
Hiroshima Peace Center Association (Ravensbrueck Lapins Project): Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, 1954–1962
Box 45
Folder 10
Homes for the Aged: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1948–1950
Box 46
Folder 1
Hospitalized Veterans Writing Project: Donations, Closed Files, 1951–1960
Box 46
Folder 2
Hudson Guild: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and 1944 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1957–1972
Box 46
Folder 3
Hufty, Elinor (Mantron Project): Donations, Closed Files, 1955–1957
Box 46
Folder 4
Hughes, Mary E.: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, 1938–1956, 1969
Box 46
Folder 5
Hughes, Patricia: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clipping, Certificate of Incorporation of Patricia Hughes, Inc. and debt Notes, 1935–1944
Box 46
Folder 6
Human Betterment Association of America: Donations, Closed Files, 1957–1962
Box 46
Folder 7
Hungarian Relief Program in Austria – American Friends Service Committee, National Catholic Welfare Council, and Church World Service: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, 1956–1957
Box 46
Folder 8
Hunter College – Adult Hearing and Rehabilitation Project: Donations, Closed Files, 1955–1961
Box 46
Folder 9
Hunterdon Medical Center – Flemington, N.J.: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc. and 1955 tax exemption, 1949–1955
Box 46
Folder 10
Industrial Areas Foundation: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc. and 1940 State of Illinois Corporation Certificate,1951
Box 46
Folder 11
Industrial Home for the Blind: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc. and 1948 Welfare Council of New York City Report on the organization, 1951–1962
Box 46
Folder 12
Inglis (O’Neil), Agnes King: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, photographs, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1937–1963 (1 of 2)
Box 46
Folder 13
Inglis (O’Neil), Agnes King: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, photographs, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1937–1963 (2 of 2)
Box 47
Folder 1
Institute of International Education: Donations, Closed Files. Includes photographs, correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., and correspondence with the State Department and Senator J.W. Fulbright regarding the Fulbright Act, 1946–1962 1972–1973 (1 of 3)
Box 47
Folder 2
Institute of International Education: Donations, Closed Files. Includes photographs, correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., and correspondence with the State Department and Senator J.W. Fulbright regarding the Fulbright Act, 1946–1962 1972–1973 (2 of 3)
Box 47
Folder 3
Institute of International Education: Donations, Closed Files. Includes photographs, correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., and correspondence with the State Department and Senator J.W. Fulbright regarding the Fulbright Act, 1946–1962 1972–1973 (3 of 3)
Box 47
Folder 4
Inter-Agency Guidance Center: Donations, Closed Files, 1955–1961
Box 47
Folder 5
International Information & Program Exchange (H.R.L. Cohrssen): Donations, Closed Files. Includes 1954 tax exemption, 1952–1955
Box 47
Folder 6
International Society for Rehabilitation of the Disabled: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1951–1966
Box 47
Folder 7
Jackson, C.D. (former DDF Board member): Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, 1953
Box 47
Folder 8
Julliard School: Donations, Closed Files, 1954–1955
Box 47
Folder 9
King Coit Association: Donations, Closed Files. Includes 1937 tax exemption, 1955–1958
Box 47
Folder 10
Kirksville College of Osteopathy and Surgery – Dr. Morelock. Includes clipping and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1948–1963
Box 47
Folder 11
Klopp, Mrs. G. (Voice Scholarships): Donations, Closed Files, 1962–1968
Box 48
Folder 1
Knickerbocker Hospital: Donations, Closed Files, 1954–1956, 1962
Box 48
Folder 2
“L” Club for Women: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, photographs, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1942–1950
Box 48
Folder 3
Lang, Pearl: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, 1953–1963
Box 48
Folder 4
League School for Seriously Disturbed Children: Donations, Closed Files. Includes 1954 IRS tax exemption, 1957–1962
Box 48
Folder 5
L.E.N.A. – Lower Eastside Neighborhoods Association: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and 1954 IRS tax exemption, 1956–1961
Box 48
Folder 6
Lincoln Hospital (North Carolina): Donations, Closed Files. Includes photograph and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1958
Box 48
Folder 7
Lovejoy, Albert and Bahija: Donations, Closed Files. Includes photographs and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1949–1955
Box 48
Folder 8
Maazel, Lorin: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, photographs, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1940–1946, 1952 (1 of 2)
Box 48
Folder 9
Maazel, Lorin: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, photographs, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1940–1946, 1952 (2 of 2)
Box 48
Folder 10
Mary L. Merriweather Home for Children: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, 1939 tax exemption, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1949–1957
Box 48
Folder 11
Massachusetts Institute of Technology – Displaced Persons Committee: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1951–1952
Box 48
Folder 12
Massachusetts Institute of Technology – Foreign Student Summer Project: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1953
Box 48
Folder 13
Mind Science Foundation: Donations, Closed Files, 1963
Box 49
Folder 1
Morningside Community Center: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1959
Box 49
Folder 2
Musicians Aid Society: Donations, Closed Files. Includes 1946 and 1961 tax exemptions, 1960–1962
Box 49
Folder 3
Narcotics Project – Diocese of Chicago: Donations, Closed Files. Includes map of Chicago illustrating drug addiction, checks, and 1943 tax exemption, 1958–1959
Box 49
Folder 4
National and New York State Associations for Mental Health: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1946–1952, 1961
Box 49
Folder 5
National Child Labor Committee: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1949–1958, 1964
Box 49
Folder 6
National Committee for Careers in Medical Technology: Donations, Closed Files. Includes 1954 and 1957 tax exemptions, 1957–1961
Box 49
Folder 7
National Committee for the Resettlement of Foreign Physicians: Donations, Closed Files. Includes 1954 tax exemption, 1955–1961
Box 49
Folder 8
National Congress of American Indians: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clipping and 1960 tax exemption, 1962–1965
Box 49
Folder 9
National Council on Agricultural Life and Labor: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, 1952–1956
Box 49
Folder 10
Nations Council on Community Foundations (formerly American Foundation Information Service): Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1959
Box 49
Folder 11
National Education Committee – French Teacher Exchange: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1948–1954
Box 49
Folder 12
National Medical Fellowships: Donations, Closed Files. Includes 1947 and 1952 tax exemptions, 1952–1962
Box 50
Folder 1
National Planning Association – Committee of the South: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1949–1954
Box 50
Folder 2
National Publicity Council: Donations, Closed Files, 1952–1954
Box 50
Folder 3
National Scholarship Service Fund for Negro Students: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clipping and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1948–1962
Box 50
Folder 4
National Taiwan University: Donations, Closed Files, 1954–1959
Box 50
Folder 5
Neel, Alice: Donations, Closed Files. Includes photograph and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1940–1951
Box 50
Folder 6
New School: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1952–1959 (1 of 2)
Box 50
Folder 7
New School: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1952–1959 (2 of 2)
Box 50
Folder 8
New School – Refugee Fund: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1940–1946 (1 of 2)
Box 50
Folder 9
New School – Refugee Fund: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1940–1946 (2 of 2)
Box 51
Folder 1
New York Blood Center: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and 1961 IRS tax exemption, 1963–1968
Box 51
Folder 2
New York City Ballet – City Center of Music and Drama: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and 1947 tax exemptions, 1952–1960
Box 51
Folder 3
New York Infirmary Building Fund: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1949–1958
Box 51
Folder 4
New York Pro Musica Antiqua: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and 1954 tax exemption, 1955–1965
Box 51
Folder 5
New York School of Social Work – Columbia University: Donations, Closed Files, 1953–1963
Box 51
Folder 6
New York Shakespeare Festival: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and 1956 tax exemption, 1956–1963
Box 51
Folder 7
New York University: Donations, Closed Files, 1952–1956, 1962, 1969
Box 51
Folder 8
New York University – Bellevue Medical Center: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1946–1965
Box 51
Folder 9
New York University – Institute of Fine Arts: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1947, 1953–1963
Box 51
Folder 10
New York University – Institute of Fine Arts, Dr. Walter S. Cook: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1939–1949 (1 of 2)
Box 52
Folder 1
New York University – Institute of Fine Arts, Dr. Walter S. Cook: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1939–1949 (2 of 2)
Box 52
Folder 2
Newlin, Dika: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1939–1951 (1 of 2)
Box 52
Folder 3
Newlin, Dika: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1939–1951 (2 of 2)
Box 52
Folder 4
Niagara Frontier Committee to Aid the Sioux (A.R.R.O.W.): Donations, Closed Files, 1955-1956
Box 52
Folder 5
North Carolina College at Durham (formerly N.C. College for Negroes): Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1937–1948, 1952 (1 of 2)
Box 52
Folder 6
North Carolina College at Durham (formerly N.C. College for Negroes): Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1937–1948, 1952 (2 of 2)
Box 52
Folder 7
North Carolina Conference for Social Services: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clipping and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1948–1963
Box 52
Folder 8
North Carolina State Board of Public Welfare – Homemaker Service Project: Donations, Closed Files, 1957–1962
Box 53
Folder 1
Northside Center for Child Development: Donations, Closed Files. Includes 1948 tax exemption and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1947–1962
Box 53
Folder 2
O’Grady, Mrs. Anna – Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1942, 1944, 1950–1956
Box 53
Folder 3
Opportunities for the Blind: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1947–1951
Box 53
Folder 4
Orchestra Da Camera: Donations, Closed Files. Includes 1956 IRS tax exemption, 1957–1958
Box 53
Folder 5
Pantheon Press: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1944–1954
Box 53
Folder 6
Paraplegia News: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, 1955–1958
Box 53
Folder 7
Parsons School of Design: Donations, Closed Files, 1953–1955
Box 53
Folder 8
Paschal, Marian, Fund: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1946–1950
Box 53
Folder 9
Patchen, Kenneth & Miriam: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1943–1944
Box 53
Folder 10
Pemberton House: Donations, Closed Files. Includes photographs and 1948 tax exemption, 1952–1957
Box 53
Folder 11
Penland School of Handicrafts – Penland, N.C., Miss Lucy Morgan: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1947–1956
Box 53
Folder 12
Pension Plan Activities: Donations, Closed Files. Includes Independent Aid, Inc. material, 1951–1954
Box 53
Folder 13
Pestalozzi Foundation: Donations, Closed Files, 1952–1960
Box 53
Folder 14
Pickett, Clarence E. (Board Member, resigned): Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1937–1965
Box 54
Folder 1
Pitney Hardin & Skinner: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1934–1954 (1 of 2)
Box 54
Folder 2
Pitney Hardin & Skinner: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1934–1954 (2 of 2)
Box 54
Folder 3
Planned Parenthood: Donations, Closed Files, 1953–1962
Box 54
Folder 4
Planned Parenthood, International: Donations, Closed Files, 1952–1959
Box 54
Folder 5
Polcer, John and Michael: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, 1963–1967
Box 54
Folder 6
Posnakoff, John: Donations, Closed Files, 1954–1958
Box 54
Folder 7
Queens Hospital, Honolulu – Dr. Nils P. Larsen: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1937–1941
Box 54
Folder 8
Receipts – Desk Company: Donations, Closed Files, 1934–1947
Box 54
Folder 9
Reno, Nevada: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1944–1952
Box 54
Folder 10
Religious Teachers Filippini – St. Ann’s Convent, Raritan, N.J.: Donations, Closed Files, 1955–1963
Box 55
Folder 1
Riverdale Children’s Association: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1944–1949
Box 55
Folder 2
Riverdale Children’s Association: Donations, Closed Files, 1951–1960
Box 55
Folder 3
Rossi, Lorraine: Donations, Closed Files, 1956–1960
Box 55
Folder 4
Sager, Peter: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1951, 1953
Box 55
Folder 5
Saint Joseph College – Mary Kable: Donations, Closed Files, 1957–1960
Box 55
Folder 6
Salmon Research Foundation: Donations, Closed Files. Includes 1951 tax exemption, 1954
Box 55
Folder 7
Sanchez, Neftali – George Pepperdine College: Donations, Closed Files, 1959–1960
Box 55
Folder 8
Margaret Sanger Research Bureau: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1949–1953
Box 55
Folder 9
Schiff, John M. – Board Member: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, 1957–1964
Box 55
Folder 10
School Art League of New York City: Donations, Closed Files. Includes 1950 N.Y.C. tax exemption and 1958 IRS tax exemption, 1954–1968 (1 of 2)
Box 55
Folder 11
School Art League of New York City: Donations, Closed Files. Includes 1950 N.Y.C. tax exemption and 1958 IRS tax exemption, 1954–1968 (2 of 2)
Box 55
Folder 12
Albert Schweitzer Hospital Fund: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and photographs, 1954–1961, 1972
Box 55
Folder 13
Seventh Masonic District Association – Dr. Ginsburg: Donations, Closed Files, 1951–1958
Box 55
Folder 14
Shaffer, Audrey: Donations, Closed Files, 1954–1958
Box 55
Folder 15
James E. Shepard Memorial Foundation: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clipping and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1949–1961
Box 55
Folder 16
Society of Brothers: Donations, Closed Files, 1952–1958
Box 56
Folder 1
Southern Police Institute – University of Louisville: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, photographs, and 1950 tax exemption, 1952–1971
Box 56
Folder 2
Southern Regional Council: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1959 (1 of 3)
Box 56
Folder 3
Southern Regional Council: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1959 (2 of 3)
Box 56
Folder 4
Southern Regional Council: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1959 (3 of 3)
Box 56
Folder 5
Spanish American Rescue Mission: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clipping, 1955–1956, 1960
Box 56
Folder 6
Spence-Chapin Adoption Service: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, 1957–1963, 1966, 1971
Box 56
Folder 7
State Charities Aid Association – Child Adoption Service: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1947–1957, 1962
Box 56
Folder 8
State Charities Aid Association – Mental Health: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clipping, 1954–1959
Box 57
Folder 1
Steckel, Edith: Donations, Closed Files. Includes photographs and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1937–1966
Box 57
Folder 2
Synanon Foundation: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and 1960 IRS tax exemption, 1963–1967
Box 57
Folder 3
Temple University Medical Center – Institute for Direct Analysis: Donations, Closed Files. Includes 1926 tax exemption, 1958–1959
Box 57
Folder 4
Theis, Sophia van Senden (Board Member, Executive Secretary & Treasurer): Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings, 1949, 1953–1957
Box 57
Folder 5
Tulchin Project (Simon H.) – State Charities Aid Association: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1945–1948
Box 57
Folder 6
United Negro College Fund: Donations, Closed Files, 1952–1963
Box 57
Folder 7
United States Committee for UNICEF: Donations, Closed Files, 1954–1960
Box 57
Folder 8
United States Committee for United Nations Day: Donations, Closed Files. Includes 1949 tax exemption, 1954–1955
Box 57
Folder 9
United States Olympic Committee: Donations, Closed Files. Includes 1948 tax exemption, 1952–1954, 1960–1966
Box 57
Folder 10
University of North Carolina: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clipping and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1945–1951 (1 of 2)
Box 58
Folder 1
University of North Carolina: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clipping and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1945–1951 (2 of 2)
Box 58
Folder 2
University of North Carolina – Institute for Research in Social Science: Donations, Closed Files, 1952–1958, 1963
Box 58
Folder 3
University of North Carolina – Workshops: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1962 (1 of 2)
Box 58
Folder 4
University of North Carolina – Workshops: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1962 (2 of 2)
Box 58
Folder 5
Visiting Homemaker Association of New Jersey: Donations, Closed Files. Includes 1963 tax exemption, 1963–1964
Box 58
Folder 6
Voorsanger – Newlin & Maazel: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc. See also, Maazel, Lorin and Newlin, Dika, 1937–1952, 1958, 1965
Box 58
Folder 7
Waite, Mrs. William W.: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clipping and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1944–1951
Box 58
Folder 8
Wayburn, Marguerite: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clippings and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1948–1955
Box 59
Folder 1
Welfare Council of New York City – Central Harlem Street Clubs: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1949–1950
Box 59
Folder 2
Westminster Choir College – Beverly Barbee: Donations, Closed Files. Includes photograph, 1958–1959
Box 59
Folder 3
Westpfahl, Mrs. Marcia T.: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1945–1947, 1954
Box 59
Folder 4
Whitehead, Hildreth (Mrs. R.K. Mokrejs): Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1951
Box 59
Folder 5
Woman’s Hospital: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1948–1956, 1962
Box 59
Folder 6
Wray, Mrs. Margaret – Blair’s Brick House: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1941–1951
Box 59
Folder 7
Yorkville Youth Council: Donations, Closed Files, 1956–1958
Box 59
Folder 8
Youth Consultation Service: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1951–1966
Box 59
Folder 9
Youth Development, Inc.: Donations, Closed Files. Includes 1960 IRS tax exemption, 1962–1963
Box 59
Folder 10
Caroline Zachry Institute of Human Development: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1949–1950
Box 59
Folder 11
Grants-In-Aid, Scholarships – Individuals: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clipping and photographs, 1936–1967 (1 of 6)
Box 59
Folder 12
Grants-In-Aid, Scholarships – Individuals: Donations, Closed Files. Includes clipping and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1936–1967 (2 of 6)
Box 59
Folder 13
Grants-In-Aid, Scholarships – Individuals: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1936–1967 (3 of 6)
Box 59
Folder 14
Grants-In-Aid, Scholarships – Individuals: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1936–1967 (4 of 6)
Box 60
Folder 1
Grants-In-Aid, Scholarships – Individuals: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1936–1967 (5 of 6)
Box 60
Folder 2
Grants-In-Aid, Scholarships – Individuals: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1936–1967 (6 of 6)
Box 60
Folder 3
A – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, photographs, tax exemptions, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc. Contains American Farm School, All Saints School, Adult Retardates Center, American Foundation for the University of the West Indies, American Friends of the Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem, American Humanics Foundation, American-Hungarian Studies Foundation, American Indian History, and American Red Cross in Greater New York, 1951–1974 (1 of 2)
Box 60
Folder 4
A – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, photographs, tax exemptions, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc. Contains American Seamen’s Friend Society, American Shakespeare Festival Theater and Academy, American Theater Wing, Anatolia College, Art for World Friendship, Arthritis and Rheumatism Foundation, Association for the Help of Retarded Children, Association Residence for Women, Austrian Chapter of the Knights of Malta, and Adelphi University, 1951–1974 (2 of 2)
Box 60
Folder 5
American Ballet Foundation: Donations, Current Files. Includes clipping and 1947 and 1971 tax exemptions, 1955–1974
Box 60
Folder 6
American Council for Émigrés in the Professions (later American Council for Émigré Scholars, Writers, and Artists): Donations, Current Files. Includes 1942,1946, 1949, 1955, and 1970 tax exemptions and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1947–1974 (1 of 2)
Box 60
Folder 7
American Council for Émigrés in the Professions (later American Council for Émigré Scholars, Writers, and Artists):Donations, Current Files. Includes 1942, 1946, 1949, 1955, and 1970 tax exemptions and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1947–1974 (2 of 2)
Box 61
Folder 1
American Indian Project – Dr. Crampton and Dr. Cash: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1972 tax exemption, 1972–1974
Box 61
Folder 2
American Indian Project – Florida: Donations, Current Files, 1971–1975
Box 61
Folder 3
American Museum of Natural History: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1967 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1952–1975 (1 of 2)
Box 61
Folder 4
American Museum of Natural History: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1967 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1952–1975 (2 of 2)
Box 61
Folder 5
American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1929, 1938, 1957, 1965, and 1970 tax exemptions, 1953–1976
Box 61
Folder 6
The Animal Medical Center: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, 1967, 1968, and 1969 form 990A tax returns and 1944, 1960, and 1970 tax exemptions, 1959–1974 (1 of 2)
Box 61
Folder 7
The Animal Medical Center: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, 1967, 1968, and 1969 form 990A tax returns and 1944, 1960, and 1970 tax exemptions, 1959–1974 (2 of 2)
Box 61
Folder 8
B – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Includes tax exemptions. Contains Dr. Viola W. Bernard, Blinded Veterans Association, Boys’ Club of Durham, Brooklyn Children’s Museum, Brotherhood of New Hope, and Beaudette Foundation, 1952–1969
Box 62
Folder 1
Babies Hospital – Presbyterian Hospital: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1944 and 1970 tax exemptions. Doris Duke was a member of the Board of Women Managers beginning in 1935. 1935, 1952–1974
Box 62
Folder 2
Berkshire Theatre Festival: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1966 and 1971 tax exemptions, 1966–1974
Box 62
Folder 3
Big Sisters: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1936, 1953, 1958, and 1970 tax exemptions, 1951–1973
Box 62
Folder 4
Boy Scouts: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1944 and 1954 tax exemptions, 1951–1972
Box 62
Folder 5
Boys Harbor: Donations, Current Files. Includes photographs and 1954 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1955–1975
Box 62
Folder 6
Brearley School: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1946, 1970, and 1971 tax exemptions, 1944–1945, 1955–1975
Box 62
Folder 7
Brooke, Peter R.: Donations, Current Files. Includes photograph, 1966–1968 (1 of 2)
Box 63
Folder 1
Brooke, Peter R.: Donations, Current Files. Includes photograph, 1966–1968 (2 of 2)
Box 63
Folder 2
C – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings and tax exemptions. Contains Cancer Care (National Cancer Foundation), Campfire Girls, Champaign County Opportunities Industrialization Center, Children’s Day & Night Shelter, Children to Children, Childville, Chinese Women’s Association, City Center of Music and Drama, Clarke School for the Deaf, Congregational Christian Service Center, Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, Corporation for Medical Engineering, and Community Center of Greater New York, 1954–1975
Box 63
Folder 3
Chakpori-Ling Foundation: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1973 tax exemption, 1973–1974
Box 63
Folder 4
Children’s Blood Foundation: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings and 1953 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1966–1973
Box 63
Folder 5
Chinigo, Michael (DDF Consultant): Donations, Current Files. Includes clipping sand “Report on Authenticity of sources and use of source material by Emanuel M. Josephson, Part II,” 1957–1971 (1 of 2)
Box 63
Folder 6
Chinigo, Michael (DDF Consultant): Donations, Current Files. Includes clipping sand “Report on Authenticity of sources and use of source material by Emanuel M. Josephson, Part II,” 1957–1971 (2 of 2)
Box 63
Folder 7
Cinnamon Productions – American Documentary Films, Staten Island Community College: Donations, Current Files. Includes film poster, clippings, and 1957, 1971, and 1972 tax exemptions, 1972–1973
Box 64
Folder 1
Clarke, James McClure – Educational and Development Fund: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, 1956–1968
Box 64
Folder 2
Community Council of Greater New York (Formerly Welfare Council of New York City): Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1947–1961
Box 64
Folder 3
Community Service Society of New York: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, 1952–1972
Box 64
Folder 4
Contemporary Music Society: Donations, Current Files. Includes clipping and 1955 tax exemption, 1957–1959
Box 64
Folder 5
Council on Social Work Education: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1952 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1954–1974 (1 of 2)
Box 64
Folder 6
Council on Social Work Education: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1952 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1954–1974 (2 of 2)
Box 64
Folder 7
D – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, tax exemptions, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc. Contains Denver Urban League, Disabled American Veterans, Ruth S. Davis (Documentary Film Project), Asa J. Davis, Durham Community Chest, Durham Y.W.C.A., Durham-Orange County Medical Foundation, Mrs. James H. Dukes, and Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater (Dance Theater Foundation), 1951–1968
Box 65
Folder 1
Davison, Dr. W.C. (Duke University Medical Center Dean; Vice President of DDF): Donations, Current Files, 1954–1961 (1 of 2)
Box 65
Folder 2
Davison, Dr. W.C. (Duke University Medical Center Dean; Vice President of DDF): Donations, Current Files, 1954–1961 (2 of 2)
Box 65
Folder 3
Davison, Dr. W.C. (Duke University Medical Center Dean; Vice President of DDF): Donations, Current Files, 1960–1973 (1 of 2)
Box 65
Folder 4
Davison, Dr. W.C. (Duke University Medical Center Dean; Vice President of DDF): Donations, Current Files, 1960–1973 (2 of 2)
Box 65
Folder 5
Davison, Dr. W.C. – Professorship in Pediatrics and Death: Donations, Current Files, 1971–1972
Box 65
Folder 6
Deafness Research Foundation: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings and 1959 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1951–1973 (1 of 2)
Box 65
Folder 7
Deafness Research Foundation: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings and 1959 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1951–1973 (2 of 2)
Box 65
Folder 8
Doylestown Foundation (Formerly Jonzel Foundation) – Dr. Rose: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1959 tax exemption, 1959–1960, 1966, 1972
Box 66
Folder 1
Duke Hospital – Social Service Department: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, 1952–1966
Box 66
Folder 2
Duke Office – 505 Park Avenue: Donations, Current Files. Contains administrative and financial information regarding DDF, 1951–1975
Box 66
Folder 3
Duke University School of Medicine – Pre-Natal Training Program: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, 1953–1973
Box 66
Folder 4
E – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Contains Eastern Paralyzed Veterans Association, Allen H. Eaton, Fort Greene Community Progress Center (Economic Opportunity Committees), Indiana University (Educational Motion Pictures), and Educational Testing Service, 1952–1967
Box 66
Folder 5
East Harlem Protestant Parish Narcotics Program – Exodus House: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings and 1956, 1965, 1968, 1969, and 1971 tax exemptions, 1958–1975
Box 66
Folder 6
Elder Craftsmen: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, photographs, and1957 and 1971 tax exemptions, 1957–1975
Box 66
Folder 7
Eye Bank for Sight Restoration: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1956 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1952–1974
Box 67
Folder 1
F – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Includes clipping, tax exemptions, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc. Contains Wesley Fach, First Baptist Church of Nutley, N.J., Foundation Library Center, Foster Parents’ Plan for War Children, Katherine Dunham School of Dance (Foundation for the Preservation and Development of the Cultural Arts), Free Milk Fund for Babies, Herald Tribune Fresh Air Fund, Friars Annual Benefit Dinner, Frost & Sullivan ,and Fund for Asia, 1950–1974
Box 67
Folder 2
Federations of Protestant Welfare Agencies: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1962 and 1970 tax exemptions and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1951–1975
Box 67
Folder 3
Foundation for Mind Research: Donations, Current Files. Includes and 1967 tax exemption, 1971–1974
Box 67
Folder 4
Foundations: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings. Contains information on legislation affecting charitable organizations, 1958–1973
Box 67
Folder 5
Fountain House: Donations, Current Files. Includes clipping, photographs, and 1949, 1950, and 1970 tax exemptions, 1964–1972
Box 67
Folder 6
French Management Company – Swizberger-Rolfe: Donations, Current Files. Includes Leases for offices at 595 Madison Avenue, New York, New York and related correspondence, 1953–1975 (1 of 2)
Box 67
Folder 7
French Management Company – Swizberger-Rolfe: Donations, Current Files. Includes Leases for offices at 595 Madison Avenue, New York, New York and related correspondence, 1953–1975 (2 of 2)
Box 67
Folder 8
G – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Includes photographs and tax exemptions. Contains Gracie Square Boys’ Club-Girls’ Club, Girls Club of New York, Max Glass (Department of Welfare, City of New York), Martha Graham Foundation for Contemporary Dance, and Greer-A Children’s Community, 1953–1968
Box 68
Folder 1
Girl Scout Council of Greater New York: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, 1944 and 1970 tax exemptions, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1974 (1 of 2)
Box 68
Folder 2
Girl Scout Council of Greater New York: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, 1944 and 1970 tax exemptions, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1974 (2 of 2)
Box 68
Folder 3
Goodwill Industries of New York and New Jersey: Donations, Current Files. Includes clipping and 1944 and 1955 tax exemptions, 1955–1969
Box 68
Folder 4
H – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Includes clipping and tax exemptions. Contains Hebrew Day Nursery, Highlander Folk Art, Home Advisory Council of New York, Miriam Hall (Cartlane Poodle Kennels),Hampton Day School, Holyland Center, Honolulu Symphony Society, Karen Horney Clinic, and Hunter College, 1951–1975
Box 68
Folder 5
Honolulu – Honolulu Academy of Arts, Honolulu Community Chest, and United Welfare Fund: Donations, Current Files. Includes clipping and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1941–1964
Box 68
Folder 6
Hospitalized Veterans Service of the Musicians Emergency Fund: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings and 1954 and 1971 tax exemptions, 1959–1972
Box 68
Folder 7
Human Resources Center: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings and 1957 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1959–1975 (1 of 2)
Box 69
Folder 1
Human Resources Center: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings and 1957 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1959–1975 (2 of 2)
Box 69
Folder 2
Humane Society of the United States: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1960 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1960–1975 (1 of 2)
Box 69
Folder 3
Humane Society of the United States: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1960 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1960–1975 (2 of 2)
Box 69
Folder 4
I – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Contains Viola Ilma, International Wildlife Conservation Society, and Inwood House, 1950–1969
Box 69
Folder 5
Institute for the Crippled and Disabled: Donations, Current Files. Includes photographs and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1964
Box 69
Folder 6
Institute of Biomagnetics: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1962 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1951, 1964–1971
Box 69
Folder 7
Institute of Living: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1946 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1968–1973
Box 70
Folder 1
International Center of Photography: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings and 1974 tax exemption, 1975
Box 70
Folder 2
International Institute for the Perception of Gospel Music and the Arts: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1975 tax exemption, 1975
Box 70
Folder 3
International Rescue Committee – Angier Biddle Duke: Donations, Current Files Includes clippings, photographs, and 1955 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1955–1975
Box 70
Folder 4
International Rescue Committee – Children’s Home, Hainbach, Austria: Donations, Current Files. Includes photographs and 1955 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1957–1970
Box 70
Folder 5
International Social Service: Donations, Current Files. Includes photographs, 1970tax exemption, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1971
Box 70
Folder 6
J – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Contains William S. Jackson, Johns Hopkins Fund & University, Judson Health Center, and Just One Break, 1952–1973
Box 70
Folder 7
K – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, tax exemptions, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc. Contains Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, Kauikeolani Children’s Hospital, Ray Kinney, Knickerbocker Ball Foundation, Joseph S. Kornfeld Memorial Library Alcove, and Krebiozen Research Foundation, 1947–1975
Box 71
Folder 1
L – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Includes tax exemptions. Contains Robert E. Lee Memorial Association, Lexington School for the Deaf, La Mama Experimental Theater Club, and Lennox Hill Hospital, 1967–1973
Box 71
Folder 2
Legal Aid Society: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1943, 1965, and 1970 tax exemptions, 1952–1976
Box 71
Folder 3
Lenox Hill Neighborhood Association: Donations, Current Files, 1952–1969, 1973–1974
Box 71
Folder 4
Mc – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1965 tax exemption. Contains Cardinal McCloskey School and Home, 1968
Box 71
Folder 5
McBean, Mrs. Leta (Board Member): Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1947, 1953–1974
Box 71
Folder 6
M – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Includes tax exemptions. Contains Manhattan School of Music, Manhattanville Community Centers, Maryknoll Fathers, Julie Medlock (Public Interest), Mental Health Film Board, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Morris Theater Foundation, Camp Morris, Katherine Morton, and Mt. Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church, 1952–1969
Box 71
Folder 7
Maimonides Medical Center – Dr. Krippner’s Project: Donations, Current Files. Includes photographs and 1970 and 1971 tax exemptions, 1971–1973
Box 71
Folder 8
Maryknoll Sisters: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, photographs, and 1940 and 1961 tax exemptions, 1956–1971 (1 of 2)
Box 72
Folder 1
Maryknoll Sisters: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, photographs, and 1940 and 1961 tax exemptions, 1956–1971 (2 of 2)
Box 72
Folder 2
N – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Includes clipping, photographs, and tax exemptions. Contains National Association for Retarded Children, National Society of Interior Designers, National Catholic Society for Animal Welfare, National Catholic Welfare Conference (Catholic Relief Services), National Citizens Committee for the World Health Organization, National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America, National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis (Greater New York Women’s Division), National Pollution Control Foundation, National Recreation and Park Association, and National Society for the Prevention of Blindness, 1947–1975 (1 of 2)
Box 72
Folder 3
N – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Includes tax exemptions and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc. Contains National Variety Artists/Negro Actors Guild of America, Neighborhood Day Nursery of Harlem, New York Diet Kitchen Association (Children’s Health Service), New York Foundling Hospital, New York Friends Center, New York Heart Association, New York University, North-Eastern Dispensary, and Nyingma Institute, 1947-1975 (2 of 2)
Box 72
Folder 4
N.A.A.C.P. – Legal Defense and Education Fund: Donations, Current Files. Includes clipping, 1940 and 1970 tax exemptions, correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., and correspondence with Thurgood Marshall, 1950–1971
Box 72
Folder 5
National Association for Practical Nurse Education: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1946, 1962, and 1970 tax exemptions, 1957–1974
Box 72
Folder 6
National Committee on Alcoholism: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1945 and 1951 tax exemptions, 1955–1972 (1 of 2)
Box 73
Folder 1
National Committee on Alcoholism: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1945 and 1951 tax exemptions, 1955–1972 (2 of 2)
Box 73
Folder 2
National Information Bureau: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1970 and 1971 tax exemptions and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1943–1974 (1 of 2)
Box 73
Folder 3
National Information Bureau: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1970 and 1971 tax exemptions and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1943–1974 (2 of 2)
Box 73
Folder 4
National League for Nursing: Donations, Current Files, 1955–1956
Box 73
Folder 5
National Travelers Aid Association: Donations, Current Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1949–1953, 1975
Box 73
Folder 6
National Youth Science Foundation: Donations, Current Files. Includes photograph and 1960 tax exemption, 1961–1963
Box 73
Folder 7
Nature Conservancy: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1966 tax exemption, 1968–1970
Box 73
Folder 8
Near East College Association: Donations, Current Files. Includes photographs and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1961, 1966
Box 74
Folder 1
New Jersey: Donations, Current Files. Includes tax exemptions and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc. Contains Relief Hose Company No. 2 (Raritan, N.J.), Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks – Watchung Hills Lodge No. 2252, Hillsborough Boys Football Association, Hillsborough Little League, Hillsborough Reformed Church, Bonnie Brae Farm for Boys, The Seeing Eye, Red Cross Drive of Hillsborough Township, Hillsborough Township Volunteer Fire Company, First Aid and Rescue Squad of Somerville, Hillsborough First Aid and Rescue Squad, and Doris Duke Personal Fund gifts, 1937–1974 (1 of 4)
Box 74
Folder 2
New Jersey: Donations, Current Files. Includes tax exemptions. Contains Raritan First Aid Squad, Hillsborough Township Volunteer Fire Company, Hillsborough First Aid and Rescue Squad, and Somerset Valley Visiting Nurse Association, 1937–1974 (2 of 4)
Box 74
Folder 3
New Jersey: Donations, Current Files. Includes clipping, photograph, tax exemptions, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc. Contains South Branch Watershed Association, American Cancer Society (Somerset County chapter), American Red Cross (Raritan Valley chapter), and First Aid and Rescue Squad of Somerville, 1937–1974 (3 of 4)
Box 74
Folder 4
New Jersey: Donations, Current Files. Includes tax exemptions and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc. Contains Somerville Free Public Library, Hillsborough Boys Football Association, Somerville Area Girl Scout Council, Hillsborough Township Volunteer Fire Company No. 2,Somerville Fire Department, Rolling Hills Girl Scout Council, Somerset County Day Care Association, Somerset County Tuberculosis and Health Association, Somerset Valley Community Chest, N.J. State Museum, Somerville-Raritan Area United Campaign, and Somerset Valley Y.M.C.A, 1937–1974 (4 of 4)
Box 74
Folder 5
New Jersey Historical Society: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1962 tax exemption, 1967–1971
Box 74
Folder 6
New York Association for the Blind (Lighthouse) – The Ophthalmological Foundation: Donation, Current Files, 1951–1969
Box 74
Folder 7
New York Botanical Garden: Donations, Current Files, 1952–1961, 1975–1978
Box 75
Folder 1
New York City Mission Society and New York Protestant Episcopal Mission Society: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1971 tax exemption, 1952–1973
Box 75
Folder 2
New York Public Library: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, 1947 and 1970 tax exemptions, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1977
Box 75
Folder 3
New York State Citizens Committee for the Public Schools: Donations, Current Files, 1955–1961
Box 75
Folder 4
New York Zoological Society: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1939 tax exemption, 1947–1955, 1961–1979
Box 75
Folder 5
Newport: Donations, Current Files. Includes clipping and tax exemptions. Contains Newport Police Relief Association, Newport Permanent Firemen’s Pension Association, Newport Mansion and Museum Corporation, Newport Cliff Walk Commission, and Preservation Association of Newport County, 1957–1961, 1964–1966, 1970–1974
Box 75
Folder 6
Newport Restoration Foundation: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, 1969 and 1971 tax exemptions, legal filings between May E. McFarland and Doris Duke, and administrative information regarding NRF, 1968–1974
Box 75
Folder 7
Newton Foundation – Psychiatric Research Institute of Beverly Hills: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1968 and 1969 tax exemptions and Articles of Incorporation, 1966–1969, 1973–1974
Box 75
Folder 8
Nightingale Bamford School – Tucker Children: Donations, Current Files, 1962–1975
Box 75
Folder 9
O – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Contains L’orphelinat Saint-Marcel (Action Catholique Francaise) and Overseas Press Club of America, 1953–1955, 1962
Box 76
Folder 1
Oceanic Foundation: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, photographs, and 1965, 1970, and 1971 tax exemptions, 1971–1974
Box 76
Folder 2
Orentreich Foundation for the Advancement of Science: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1964 tax exemption, 1967–1975
Box 76
Folder 3
Osborne Association: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, 1935, 1938, and 1971 tax exemptions, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1949–1975
Box 76
Folder 4
P – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Includes tax exemptions. Contains Phoenix House, Pine Mountain Settlement House (affiliated with Berea College), Presbyterian Church – Kwangju Hospital (Korea), Puerto Rican Social Services, Peninsula Volunteers, and Dr. Myron Prinzmetal, 1953–1972
Box 76
Folder 5
Pantages, Lloyd A. (Board Member): Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, 1954–1973
Box 76
Folder 6
People to People Health Foundation – Project Hope: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings and 1959 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1960–1975 (1 of 2)
Box 76
Folder 7
People to People Health Foundation – Project Hope: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings and 1959 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1960–1975 (2 of 2)
Box 77
Folder 1
Play Schools Association – Mrs. Adele Rosenwald Levy (Mrs. David): Donations, Current Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1943–1974
Box 77
Folder 2
Police Athletic League: Donations, Current Files, 1952–1962, 1973
Box 77
Folder 3
Professional Children’s School: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1934 and 1948 tax exemptions, 1954–1968
Box 77
Folder 4
R – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings. Contains Rehearsal Club, Luis Rivera, Rosenberg Foundation, Rhode Island Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, and Madeline Dane Ross, 1954–1972
Box 77
Folder 5
Recording for the Blind: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1952 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1954–1972
Box 77
Folder 6
Research to Prevent Blindness: Donations, Current Files. Includes clipping and 1961 and 1972 tax exemptions, 1962–1973
Box 77
Folder 7
Rosebud Sioux Indians, South Dakota – Gift of Cattle: Donations, Current Files. Includes chattel Mortgage and correspondence with Duke Farms. See also, National Congress of American Indians (A.R.R.O.W.), 1958–1965, 1970
Box 77
Folder 8
S – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Includes tax exemptions and correspondence of Independent Aid, Inc. Contains Saint Anthony’s Church of Portsmouth, R.I., St. Anne’s Foundation, St. Marcel Orphanage, Paris (National Council of Catholic Women), Symphony of Musical Arts, Scudder Memorial Hospital, Speech and Hearing Institute, and Siena, Italy (Orphanage), 1949–1974 (1 of 2)
Box 78
Folder 1
S – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Includes clipping, tax exemptions, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc. Contains St. Marks Church In-The-Bouwerie, Sculptors’ Guild, Senior Personnel Employment Committee, Wake County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Society for the Rehabilitation of the Facially Disfigured, Southern Pediatric Seminar, and Stadium Concerts, 1949–1974 (2 of 2)
Box 78
Folder 2
Saint George’s School – Newport, R.I.: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1971 tax exemption, 1973
Box 78
Folder 3
Salvation Army: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1955 and 1972 tax exemptions and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1947–1974
Box 78
Folder 4
Somerset County Park Commission – Somerville, N.J.: Donations, Current Files, 1964, 1972
Box 78
Folder 5
Somerset Hospital – Somerville, N.J.: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, 1953–1967, 1971
Box 78
Folder 6
State Communities Aid Association: Donations, Current Files. Includes photograph, 1935 and 1970 tax exemptions and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1934–1975
Box 78
Folder 7
Studio Watts Workshop: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings and 1966 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1968–1973
Box 78
Folder 8
Supreme Court, Matrimonial Division – Association of the Bar of the City of New York: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, 1955–1957
Box 79
Folder 1
T – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Includes tax exemptions. Contains Temple University and John Tracy Clinic, 1952, 1958, 1967–1972
Box 79
Folder 2
Tolstoy Foundation: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, 1972 tax exemption, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1972
Box 79
Folder 3
Trail Blazers Camps: Donations, Current Files. Includes Lease Agreement between Trail Blazers Camps and Doris Duke and 1937 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1954–1974, 1979 (1 of 2)
Box 79
Folder 4
Trail Blazers Camps: Donations, Current Files. Includes Lease Agreement between Trail Blazers Camps and Doris Duke and 1937 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1954–1974, 1979 (2 of 2)
Box 79
Folder 5
Travelers Aid Society of New York: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1944 and 1971 tax exemptions, 1952–1977
Box 80
Folder 1
Tri-County Children’s Center: Donations, Current Files. Includes photograph and 1958 tax exemption, 1959–1965
Box 80
Folder 2
U – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Includes clipping and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc. Contains United Nations Refugee Fund, U.S. Committee of the International Conference of Social Work, Union Theological Seminary, United Cerebral Palsy of New York City, United Jewish Appeal, United Nations International School, and United Neighborhood Houses, 1948–1966
Box 80
Folder 3
Union Settlement: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, photographs, 1938 and 1970 tax exemptions, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1952–1975 (1 of 2)
Box 80
Folder 4
Union Settlement: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, photographs, 1938 and 1970 tax exemptions, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1952–1975 (2 of 2)
Box 80
Folder 5
Unitarian Service Committee: Donations, Current Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc. Some letters in French, 1950–1963
Box 80
Folder 6
United Family and Children’s Society: Donations, Current Files, 1956–1957, 1961
Box 80
Folder 7
United Hospital: Donations, Current Files, 1942, 1952–1965
Box 80
Folder 8
University of Southern California – Dental Ambassador Program: Includes clippings, photographs, and 1934 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1969–1973
Box 81
Folder 1
Urban League of Greater New York and National Urban League: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1948–1968
Box 81
Folder 2
V – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc. Contains Venereal Disease Program (H.E.W.), Veterans Hospital Radio Guild, and Veterans of Foreign Wars, 1950–1958
Box 81
Folder 3
Veterans Assistance League: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings and 1966 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1959, 1966–1974
Box 81
Folder 4
Visiting Nurse Service of New York: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1944 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1950–1976
Box 81
Folder 5
Vocational Advisory Service: Donations, Current Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1970
Box 81
Folder 6
Vocational Foundation: Donations, Current Files, 1957–1960
Box 81
Folder 7
Volunteer Service Photographers: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, 1947 tax exemption, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1963
Box 81
Folder 8
W – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings and tax exemptions. Contains Watumull Foundation, Washington City Orphan Asylum (Hillcrest Children’s Center), Washington Square Association, White House Conference on Children and Youth, Michael Wilkoss (Catholic Relief Services), Jack E. Whitehouse, Mary Lou Williams, Garland Wilson, and World Wildlife Fund, 1953–1969
Box 82
Folder 1
Western College for Women: Donations, Current Files. Includes photographs, 1955–1963, 1967
Box 82
Folder 2
Wiltwyck School for Boys: Donations, Current Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1944–1965
Box 82
Folder 3
Windham Children’s Service: Donations, Current Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1948–1962, 1966
Box 82
Folder 4
Women’s Prison Association of New York: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1971 tax exemption and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1949–1974
Box 82
Folder 5
Worcester Foundation for Experimental Biology: Donations, Current Files, 1961–1968
Box 82
Folder 6
World Federation for Mental Health: Donations, Current Files, 1953–1968
Box 82
Folder 7
World Rehabilitation Fund: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, photographs, and 1962 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1956–1975 (1 of 2)
Box 82
Folder 8
World Rehabilitation Fund: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, photographs, and 1962 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1956–1975 (2 of 2)
Box 83
Folder 1
World University Service: Donations, Current Files. Includes clipping and photographs, 1952–1964
Box 83
Folder 2
Y – Miscellaneous: Donations, Current Files. Includes 1965 tax exemption. Contains Young Audiences (New York Committee) and Y.W.C.A. World Service Building Program, 1960, 1967
Box 83
Folder 3
Yale-In-China Association: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, photograph, and 1939 tax exemptions, 1966–1975
Box 83
Folder 4
Y.M.C.A.: Donations, Current Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1951–1958
Box 83
Folder 5
Y.W.C.A.: Donations, Current Files. Includes clippings, photographs, and 1944 and 1971 tax exemptions, 1952–1975
Box 83
Folder 6
Y.W.C.A. – National Board and Delhi School of Social Work: Donations, Current Files. Includes correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1950–1960, 1975
Box 83
Folder 7
A: Donations, 1975 Denials. Includes photographs and tax exemptions. Contains Alice Lloyd College, American Veterans Committee, and various other organizations, 1974-1975 (1 of 3)
Box 84
Folder 1
A: Donations, 1975 Denials. Contains American Cancer Society – New Jersey Division, American Farm School, and various other organizations, 1974–1975 (2 of 3)
Box 84
Folder 2
A: Donations, 1975 Denials. Contains American Cancer Society – New Jersey and New York City Divisions, African Students Service Association, and various other organizations, 1974–1975 (3 of 3)
Box 84
Folder 3
B: Donations, 1975 Denials. Includes correspondence with W.C. Davison (Board Member and Duke University School of Medicine Dean), 1957–1973
Box 84
Folder 4
B: Donations, 1975 Denials. Includes clippings and tax exemptions. Contains Bank Street College of Education, Beekman Downtown Hospital, Boy Scouts of America, and various other organizations, 1974–1976
Box 84
Folder 5
C: Donations, 1975 Denials. Contains Community Council of Greater New York and various other organizations, 1974–1976
Box 84
Folder 6
D: Donations, 1975 Denials, 1957–1960, 1969–1970
Box 84
Folder 7
D: Donations, 1975 Denials. Contains Duke University School of Engineering and various other organizations, 1974–1975
Box 85
Folder 1
E: Donations, 1975 Denials. Contains East Harlem Interfaith, Emergency Land Fund, and various other organizations, 1973–1975
Box 85
Folder 2
F: Donations, 1975 Denials. Includes correspondence with W.C. Davison (Board Member and Duke University School of Medicine Dean), 1959, 1965, 1969–1975
Box 85
Folder 3
G: Donations, 1975 Denials, 1974–1975
Box 85
Folder 4
H: Donations, 1975 Denials. Contains Harlem School of the Arts, Hillsborough Youth Council, and various other organizations, 1960–1961, 1973–1975
Box 85
Folder 5
I: Donations, 1975 Denials. Contains United States Department of the Interior – Bureau of Indian Affairs and various other organizations, 1974–1975
Box 85
Folder 6
J: Donations, 1975 Denials. Includes photograph. Contains Jobs For Youth, Jubilee Singers, and various other organizations, 1957–1960, 1966, 1973–1975
Box 85
Folder 7
K: Donations, 1975 Denials, 1952–1953, 1956, 1960–1961
Box 86
Folder 1
K: Donations, 1975 Denials, 1966–1967, 1973–1975
Box 86
Folder 2
L: Donations, 1975 Denials. Contains Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law and various other organizations, 1962–1965, 1974–1975
Box 86
Folder 3
Mc: Donations, 1975 Denials, 1957–1962, 1967
Box 86
Folder 4
M: Donations, 1975 Denials. Includes photographs. Contains Maimonides Medical Center, National Committee for Security and Justice in the Middle East, and various other organizations, 1951–1962, 1966–1967, 1971–1972
Box 86
Folder 5
M: Donations, 1975 Denials. Includes clippings, 1974–1975
Box 86
Folder 6
N: Donations, 1975 Denials. Includes clipping and tax exemptions. Contains various New York, New Jersey, Newport, and Native American organizations, 1962–1963, 1971–1975 (1 of 3)
Box 86
Folder 7
N: Donations, 1975 Denials. Includes clipping and tax exemptions. Contains various New York, New Jersey, Newport, and Native American organizations, 1962–1963, 1971–1975 (2 of 3)
Box 86
Folder 8
N: Donations, 1975 Denials. Includes clipping and tax exemptions. Contains various New York, New Jersey, Newport, and Native American organizations, 1962–1963, 1971–1975 (3 of 3)
Box 86
Folder 9
O: Donations, 1975 Denials. Includes photographs, 1966, 1974–1975
Box 87
Folder 1
P: Donations, 1975 Denials. Contains Planned Parenthood and various other organizations, 1957–1960, 1966, 1974–1975
Box 87
Folder 2
Q: Donations, 1975 Denials. Includes clippings, 1975
Box 87
Folder 3
R: Donations, 1975 Denials. Includes clippings, 1961–1964, 1969, 1973–1975
Box 87
Folder 4
S: Donations, 1975 Denials. Includes clippings, photographs, and correspondence with W.C. Davison (Board Member and Duke University School of Medicine Dean), 1954–1957, 1960–1965
Box 87
Folder 5
S: Donations, 1975 Denials. Includes clippings and tax exemptions. Contains Save the Bay (Rhode Island), 1974–1975 (1 of 3)
Box 87
Folder 6
S: Donations, 1975 Denials. Includes clippings and tax exemptions. Contains Save the Bay (Rhode Island), 1974–1975 (2 of 3)
Box 87
Folder 7
S: Donations, 1975 Denials. Includes clippings and tax exemptions. Contains Save the Bay (Rhode Island), 1974–1975 (3 of 3)
Box 87
Folder 8
T: Donations, 1975 Denials. Includes correspondence with W.C. Davison (Board Member and Duke University School of Medicine Dean). Contains Trail Blazers Camps, Edger Tufts Memorial Association (Banner Elk, N.C.), and various other organizations, 1955–1963, 1973–1975
Box 88
Folder 1
U: Donations, 1975 Denials, 1974–1975
Box 88
Folder 2
V: Donations, 1975 Denials. Includes tax exemptions, 1974–1976
Box 88
Folder 3
W: Donations, 1975 Denials. Includes clipping and tax exemptions, 1974–1975
Box 88
Folder 4
Y–Z: Donations, 1975 Denials. Includes clipping. Contains various chapters of Y.M.C.A. and Y.W.C.A., 1973–1975
Box 88
Folder 5
A: Donations, 1976 Denials. Includes clipping and tax exemption, 1976
Box 88
Folder 6
B: Donations, 1976 Denials, 1976 (1 of 2)
Box 88
Folder 7
B: Donations, 1976 Denials, 1976 (2 of 2)
Box 88
Folder 8
C: Donations, 1976 Denials. Includes photograph. Contains Citizens Committee for New York City, 1976 (1 of 3)
Box 89
Folder 1
C: Donations, 1976 Denials. Includes photograph. Contains Citizens Committee for New York City, 1976 (2 of 3)
Box 89
Folder 2
C: Donations, 1976 Denials. Includes photograph. Contains Citizens Committee for New York City, 1976 (3 of 3)
Box 89
Folder 3
D: Donations, 1976 Denials. Contains Deborah Heart and Lung Center, 1976
Box 89
Folder 4
E: Donations, 1976 Denials. Includes tax exemption. Contains Echo, Inc. (Elderly—Communication—Help—Outreach, Trenton, N.J.) and Essex Education Institute (Nutley, N.J.), 1976
Box 89
Folder 5
F: Donations, 1976 Denials. Includes tax exemptions and clipping. Contains City of New York Fire Department, 1976
Box 89
Folder 6
G: Donations, 1976 Denials, 1975–1976
Box 89
Folder 7
H: Donations, 1976 Denials. Includes tax exemptions and architectural drawings. Contains Hofstra University, 1976 (1 of 2)
Box 89
Folder 8
H: Donations, 1976 Denials. Includes tax exemptions and architectural drawings. Contains Hofstra University, 1976 (2 of 2)
Box 90
Folder 1
I: Donations, 1976 Denials, 1976
Box 90
Folder 2
J: Donations, 1976 Denials. Includes tax exemption, 1976
Box 90
Folder 3
K: Donations, 1976 Denials, 1976
Box 90
Folder 4
L: Donations, 1976 Denials. Includes tax exemption, 1976
Box 90
Folder 5
M: Donations, 1976 Denials. Includes tax exemption, 1976
Box 90
Folder 6
N: Donations, 1976 Denials. Includes clippings and tax exemption. Contains National Burn Victim Foundation (West Orange, N.J.), 1976 (1 of 2)
Box 90
Folder 7
N: Donations, 1976 Denials. Includes clippings and tax exemption. Contains National Burn Victim Foundation (West Orange, N.J.), 1976 (2 of 2)
Box 90
Folder 8
O: Donations, 1976 Denials, 1976
Box 90
Folder 9
P: Donations, 1976 Denials, 1976
Box 90
Folder 10
Q: Donations, 1976 Denials. Includes clippings, 1976
Box 90
Folder 11
R: Donations, 1976 Denials, 1976
Box 90
Folder 12
S: Donations, 1976 Denials. Includes clippings and tax exemption. Contains Saint Joseph’s Convent (Woodbridge, N.J.) and Somerset Neighborhood Health Clinic, 1976
Box 91
Folder 1
T: Donations, 1976 Denials. Includes clippings, tax exemptions, and engineering drawing. Contains Trail Blazers Camps, Trinity Square Repertory Company, and Plan for the Improvement of Bonnie Brae Farm (Bernards, N.J.), 1976
Box 91
Folder 2
U: Donations, 1976 Denials. Includes tax exemption, 1976
Box 91
Folder 3
V: Donations, 1976 Denials, 1976
Box 91
Folder 4
W: Donations, 1976 Denials, 1976
Box 91
Folder 5
X–Z: Donations, 1976 Denials. Includes clipping, 1976
Box 91
Folder 6
A: Donations, 1977 Denials, 1977
Box 91
Folder 7
B: Donations, 1977 Denials. Includes tax exemptions, 1977
Box 91
Folder 8
C: Donations, 1977 Denials. Includes clippings, 1977
Box 91
Folder 9
D: Donations, 1977 Denials. Includes clipping. Contains Deborah Hospital (Somerville, N.J.), 1977
Box 91
Folder 10
F: Donations, 1977 Denials, 1977
Box 91
Folder 11
G: Donations, 1977 Denials. Includes clipping, 1977
Box 91
Folder 12
H: Donations, 1977 Denials. Includes clippings, 1976–1977
Box 92
Folder 1
I: Donations, 1977 Denials, 1976–1977
Box 92
Folder 2
J: Donations, 1977 Denials, 1977
Box 92
Folder 3
K: Donations, 1977 Denials, 1977
Box 92
Folder 4
L: Donations, 1977 Denials, 1977
Box 92
Folder 5
M: Donations, 1977 Denials, 1976–1977
Box 92
Folder 6
N: Donations, 1977 Denials, 1977
Box 92
Folder 7
O: Donations, 1977 Denials, 1977
Box 92
Folder 8
P: Donations, 1977 Denials. Contains Printmaking Council of New Jersey, 1976–1977
Box 92
Folder 9
R: Donations, 1977 Denials, 1977
Box 92
Folder 10
S: Donations, 1977 Denials, 1975–1977
Box 92
Folder 11
U: Donations, 1977 Denials, 1977
Box 92
Folder 12
V: Donations, 1977 Denials. Includes clipping, 1977
Box 92
Folder 13
W: Donations, 1977 Denials. Includes clippings, 1976–1977
Box 92
Folder 14
X–Z: Donations, 1977 Denials. Includes clippings, 1977
Box 92
Folder 15
Self-Realization Fellowship Church: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes 1936 and 1950 tax exemptions, 1956–1957, 1963–1977
Box 93
Folder 1
American Indian Oral History Project (University of Utah and University of South Dakota): Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes numerous reports, 1969–1972 (1 of 3)
Box 93
Folder 2
American Indian Oral History Project (University of Utah and University of South Dakota): Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes numerous reports, 1969–1972 (2 of 3)
Box 93
Folder 3
American Indian Oral History Project (University of Utah and University of South Dakota): Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes numerous reports, 1969–1972 (3 of 3)
Box 93
Folder 4
Optometric Center of New York – Alden N. Haffner: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes 1957 and 1970 tax exemptions, 1970–1974
Box 93
Folder 5
Orentreich Foundation for the Advancement of Science: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes 1971 and 1972 tax exemptions, 1971-1972, 1978-1979
Box 93
Folder 6
Martha Graham Center of Contemporary Dance: Miscellaneous Donation Files, 1975–1978
Box 93
Folder 7
Brearley School: Miscellaneous Donation Files, 1976–1977
Box 93
Folder 8
Denied Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files, 1976–1977 (1 of 2)
Box 93
Folder 9
Denied Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files, 1976–1977 (2 of 2)
Box 93
Folder 10
Possible Donations: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes tax exemption, April 1977–May 1977
Box 94
Folder 1
American Indians and Friends – Bob Burnett: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes photographs and 1977 tax exemptions, 1977–1982
Box 94
Folder 2
Possible Donations: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes clippings and tax exemptions, 1977 May
Box 94
Folder 3
Donations 1977: Miscellaneous Donation Files, 1977 June
Box 94
Folder 4
Save the Whales Hawaii – Greenpeace Foundation, Lou Pursel: Miscellaneous Donations Files. Includes clippings and 1977 tax exemptions, 1977
Box 94
Folder 5
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes clippings and tax exemptions. Contains Morristown Memorial Hospital, 1977 Jul–Nov (1 of 2)
Box 94
Folder 6
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes clippings and tax exemptions. Contains Morristown Memorial Hospital, 1977 Jul–Nov (2 of 2)
Box 94
Folder 7
Girls and Boys Service League: Miscellaneous Donation Files, 1977 Sep
Box 94
Folder 8
Church of Light – Reverend Fred Houston: Miscellaneous Donation Files, 1977–1978
Box 94
Folder 9
Hillsborough Boys’ Football Association: Miscellaneous Donation Files, 1977 Nov
Box 94
Folder 10
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes clippings and tax exemptions. Submitted January 24, 1978. Denials sent March 17, 1978, 1977–1978 (1 of 2)
Box 94
Folder 11
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes clippings and tax exemptions. Submitted January 24, 1978. Denials sent March 17, 1978, 1977–1978 (2 of 2)
Box 95
Folder 1
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donations Files, 1977 Dec–1978 Apr (1 of 3)
Box 95
Folder 2
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donations Files, 1977 Dec–1978 Apr (2 of 3)
Box 95
Folder 3
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donations Files, 1977 Dec–1978 Apr (3 of 3)
Box 95
Folder 4
Donations 1978: Miscellaneous Donation Files, 1977–1978
Box 95
Folder 5
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Submitted March 31, 1978, 1978 Jan–Mar
Box 95
Folder 6
Tune In, Inc. – Jane Pickens Hoving: Miscellaneous Donation Files, 1978–1981
Box 95
Folder 7
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Submitted April 13, 1978, 1978 Mar–Apr
Box 95
Folder 8
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes clippings. Submitted June 1978, 1978 Apr–Jun (1 of 2)
Box 95
Folder 9
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes clippings. Submitted June 1978, 1978 Apr–Jun (2 of 2)
Box 96
Folder 1
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes clippings and tax exemptions. Contains Deborah Hospital Foundation (N.J.), 1978 May–Jul (1 of 3)
Box 96
Folder 2
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes clippings and tax exemptions. Contains Deborah Hospital Foundation (N.J.), 1978 May–Jul (2 of 3)
Box 96
Folder 3
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes clippings and tax exemptions. Contains Deborah Hospital Foundation (N.J.), 1978 May–Jul (3 of 3)
Box 96
Folder 4
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes clippings. Submitted August 28, 1978, 1978 Jul–Aug
Box 96
Folder 5
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes clipping and tax exemptions. Contains Somerset County Community Health Center and N.J. Society for the Prevention of Blindness. Submitted October 27, 1978, 1978 Aug–Oct (1 of 2)
Box 96
Folder 6
Miscellaneous donation files. Includes appeals renewed, 1974-1978
Box 97
Folder 1
The Doris Duke Foundation form letters, 1976
Box 97
Folder 2
Doris Duke Foundation general correspondence and donations, 1970-1979, 1977 and undated
Box 97
Folder 3
Letters of appreciation - Doris Duke Foundation, 1978-1979
Box 97
Folder 4
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes clipping and tax exemptions. Contains Somerset County Community Health Center and N.J. Society for the Prevention of Blindness. Submitted October 27, 1978, 1978 Aug–Oct (2 of 2)
Box 97
Folder 5
New York Foundling Hospital – Center for Parent and Child Development: Miscellaneous Donation Files, 1978
Box 97
Folder 6
Verbal Interaction Project – Mother-Child Home Program: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes 1958 tax exemption, 1978
Box 97
Folder 7
Corporation for Children and Families – Cranbury, N.J.: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes 1978 tax exemption, 1978
Box 97
Folder 8
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes clipping and tax exemptions. Contains the Center for Women in Crisis (Maplewood, N.J.) and Newark Preservation and Landmarks Committee. Submitted March 30, 1979, 1979 Jan–Mar (1 of 2)
Box 97
Folder 9
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes clipping and tax exemptions. Contains the Center for Women in Crisis (Maplewood, N.J.) and Newark Preservation and Landmarks Committee. Submitted March 30, 1979, 1979 Jan–Mar (2 of 2)
Box 97
Folder 10
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes clippings and tax exemptions. Contains Y.W.C.A. of Trenton, N.J., 1979 Apr–Jul
Box 97
Folder 11
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes tax exemptions. Contains North Essex Development and Action Council and Somerset County College. Submitted September 29, 1979, 1979 Aug–Sep
Box 98
Folder 1
Donations 1979: Miscellaneous Donation Files, 1979–1980
Box 98
Folder 2
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files, 1979 Oct–1980 Jan
Box 98
Folder 3
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes tax exemptions. Contains Clara Maass Memorial Hospital (Belleville, N.J.), Muhlenberg Hospital (Plainfield, N.J.), and Mulberry Street Child Care & Community Center (Trenton, N.J.). Submitted May 1980, 1979 Jul–1980 May (1 of 2)
Box 98
Folder 4
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes tax exemptions. Contains Clara Maass Memorial Hospital (Belleville, N.J.), Muhlenberg Hospital (Plainfield, N.J.), and Mulberry Street Child Care & Community Center (Trenton, N.J.). Submitted May 1980, 1979 Jul–1980 May (2 of 2)
Box 98
Folder 5
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes tax exemptions. Contains Transportation for Independent Living (Orange, N.J.), 1979 Dec–1980 May
Box 98
Folder 6
New Jersey and New York Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes tax exemptions, 1980 May–Aug (1 of 2)
Box 98
Folder 7
New Jersey and New York Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes tax exemptions, 1980 May–Aug (2 of 2)
Box 99
Folder 1
Donations 1980: Miscellaneous Donation Files, 1980
Box 99
Folder 2
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes clippings, 1980 Oct–Dec
Box 99
Folder 3
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes tax exemptions. Contains Community Memorial Hospital (Toms River, N.J.), East Carolina Medical Services System (Washington, N.C.), Easter Seal Society of N.J., Honolulu Medical Group, and the N.J. Hispanic Task Force on Child Abuse and Neglect, 1980 Sep–1981 Jan (1 of 2)
Box 99
Folder 4
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes tax exemptions. Contains Community Memorial Hospital (Toms River, N.J.), East Carolina Medical Services System (Washington, N.C.), Easter Seal Society of N.J., Honolulu Medical Group, and the N.J. Hispanic Task Force on Child Abuse and Neglect, 1980 Sep–1981 Jan (2 of 2)
Box 99
Folder 5
Monmouth County Office of the Handicapped: Miscellaneous Donation Files, 1980 Dec–1981 Jan
Box 99
Folder 6
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes clippings and tax exemptions. Contains South Branch Watershed Association, Raritan First Aid Squad, and International Youth Organization (Newark, N.J.), 1981 Feb–1981 Aug (1 of 2)
Box 99
Folder 7
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes clippings and tax exemptions. Contains South Branch Watershed Association, Raritan First Aid Squad, and International Youth Organization (Newark, N.J.), 1981 Feb–1981 Aug (2 of 2)
Box 100
Folder 1
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes clippings and tax exemptions. Contains Y.M.C.A. of Eastern Union County and Meadows Foundation (Somerset, N.J.), 1981 Jun–1982 Feb (1 of 2)
Box 100
Folder 2
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes clippings and tax exemptions. Contains Y.M.C.A. of Eastern Union County and Meadows Foundation (Somerset, N.J.), 1981 Jun–1982 Feb (2 of 2)
Box 100
Folder 3
Hillsborough Volunteer Fire Company No. 1 – Fire truck: Miscellaneous Donation Files, 1981 Sep–Nov
Box 100
Folder 4
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files, 1982 Jan–Apr
Box 100
Folder 5
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files, 1982 Apr–Oct
Box 100
Folder 6
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes clippings, 1982 Oct–Dec
Box 100
Folder 7
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files. Includes clippings and tax exemption, 1982 Nov–Dec
Box 100
Folder 8
Doris Duke Personal Fund A-C: May E. McFarland Files. Includes clippings and Animal Medical Center report on bovine leukemia at Duke Farms, 1957-1975 (1 of 2)
Box 101
Folder 1
Doris Duke Personal Fund A-C: May E. McFarland Files. Includes clippings and Animal Medical Center report on bovine leukemia at Duke Farms, 1957-1975 (2 of 2)
Box 101
Folder 2
Doris Duke Personal Fund D-N: May E. McFarland Files. Includes clippings and photographs, 1959-1973 (1 of 2)
Box 101
Folder 3
Doris Duke Personal Fund D-N: May E. McFarland Files. Includes clippings and photographs, 1959-1973 (2 of 2)
Box 101
Folder 4
Doris Duke Personal Fund O-W: May E. McFarland Files. Includes clippings and photographs, 1959-1971 (1 of 2)
Box 101
Folder 5
Doris Duke Personal Fund O-W: May E. McFarland Files. Includes clippings and photographs, 1959-1971 (2 of 2)
Box 102
Folder 1
Donations - Negro Colleges: May E. McFarland Files. Includes clippings, 1961-1971 (1 of 2)
Box 102
Folder 2
Donations - Negro Colleges: May E. McFarland Files. Includes clippings, 1961-1971 (2 of 2)
Box 102
Folder 3
Foundation Correspondence: May E. McFarland Files. Includes clippings, photograph, and correspondence with Independent Aid, Inc., 1948-1968
Box 102
Folder 4
Foundation Correspondence: May E. McFarland Files. Includes clippings, 1969-1972
Box 102
Folder 5
Foundation Correspondence: May E. McFarland Files. Includes clippings, 1972-1974
Box 103
Folder 1
Foundation Correspondence: May E. McFarland Files. Includes clippings, 1975
Box 103
Folder 2
Turner, S.W.H.: Donations, Closed Files. Includes correspondence regarding James B. Duke, 1941-1948
Box 103
Folder 3
Public Schools of Prince Edward County, Maryland. Request for funding to build schools for African American students who are not attending school due to segregation, circa 1950s
Box 103
Folder 4
Correspondence from J.B. Rhine, Duke University, Parapsychology Laboratory, to Doris Duke regarding studes being conducted at Duke, 1957 Dec 9
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Folder 5
Presbyterian Hospital at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center. A brief report, 1958 Apr 24
Box 103
Folder 6
Memoranda from multiple sources requesting aid for charities, 1958 Apr
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Folder 7
American Farm School, Correspondence and photograph thanking Doris Duke for her donation to the school, 1958
Box 103
Folder 8
Two books given to Doris Duke by the Department of AA at Duke University. Possibly given as the result of donation made by Doris Duke, circa 1960s
Box 103
Folder 9
The Doris Duke Foundation general correspondence, 1964
Box 103
Folder 10
The Doris Duke Foundation - charitable deductions and donations, 1964-1967
Box 103
Folder 11
Donation Requests: Miscellaneous Donation Files, 1966, 1980-1987, 1991
Box 103
Folder 12
Donations to Somerset Valley YMCA and Boys Harbor, 1967
Box 103
Folder 13
Doris Duke Foundation general correspondence, 1980
Box 103
Folder 14
Gray Panthers donation request, circa 1980s
Box 103
Folder 15
Martha Graham Dance Company Hawaii Proposal, 1990-1991
Conditions Governing Access note

Access restricted

Box 103
Folder 16
Happiness is Camping, for children with cancer. Memoranda requesting funding, 1992 Apr-May
Box 104
Folder 1
Boys Clubsand Girls Clubs of Newport County, Inc. Request for a donation, 1992 Jul 7
Box 104
Folder 2
WBGO, Jazz 88. Memorandum requesting a $25,000 grant. 1992 Jul
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Folder 3
Correspondence regarding donations made by/requested from the Doris Duke Foundation, 1993 Nov
Box 104
Folder 4
The Teleios Foundation, correspondence and printed materials sent to DDF requesting funding to aid Russian widows and orphans, 1993 Nov
Box 104
Folder 5
Correspondence to recipients of donations from the Doris Duke Foundation, 1993 Dec 15
Box 104
Folder 6
Tax records for a loan to the Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance, 1993-1999
Conditions Governing Access note

Access restricted

Box 104
Folder 7
Requests made to the DDF for funding from the Virginia Beach SPCA, the Versailles Foundation, Inc., and Works, 1995-1996
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Folder 8
Invoice and proposal from Musication, 2009
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Folder 9
Brochure for the Constructive Research Foundation, undated
Box 104
Folder 10

Historical Note

The Doris Duke Foundation, Inc., formerly known as Independent Aid, Inc., was incorporated in 1934 as a philanthropic organization to operate for charitable, educational, and scientific purposes. Doris Duke decided when she reached her majority to organize a foundation in order to deal with the many requests for aid addressed to her. She reasoned that a wisely selected board of directors, by reason of their broad experience, could act with her in reaching objective decisions on appeals for assistance. Doris Duke's idea at the start had been to help people to help themselves, either by offering opportunities for education or for retraining or financial assistance during a period of stress due to illness, unemployment, unexpected family burdens and the like. In October 1951, the officers of Independent Aid, Inc. voted to change its name to the Doris Duke Foundation. At the time of this change, the foundation's interests were primarily in the fields of education and welfare. It did not operate directly, but made grants to other organizations and institutions. The Doris Duke Foundation was supported directly by Doris Duke until her death in 1993. The Doris Duke Foundation continues to exist as a private grant-making entity.

Subject Headings

Related Material

  • Independent Aid, Inc. records, 1934-1954 (Duke University Archives/David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library)

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Doris Duke Foundation Records, Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Historical Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The Doris Duke Foundation Records were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a donation from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation in June 2009.

Processing Information

Processed by Mary Samouelian, October 2011

Encoded by Mary Samouelian, October 2011

Accession(s) described in this finding aid: UA2009-0030