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Camp Jened newspaper archive collection, circa 1966-1968.
BANC MSS 2012/178 box 1; BANC MSS 2012/178 box 2; BANC MSS 2012/178
Collection Overview

Title:

Camp Jened newspaper archive collection, circa 1966-1968
Disability Rights and Independent Living Movement collection

Creator/Contributor:

Camp Jened (N.Y.), creator

Creator/Contributor:

Jacobson, Denise Sherer.

Abstract:

Collection of typewritten, mimeographed newsletters produced by campers. Also includes a few programs for camp performances, a color copy of a brochure for the Camp (circa 1954), and a letterhead for the camp listing its Executive Board. Denise Sherer Jacobson, a former camp attendee and co-producer of some of the newsletters provides an introduction and brief history of the camp (7 leaves, April 9, 2012).

Date:

1966 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ny
Camps for children with disabilities -- New York (State)
Camps for people with disabilities -- New York (State)
Children with disabilities -- Recreation -- New York (State)
People with disabilities -- Recreation -- New York (State)
Camp Jened (N.Y.)

Note:

Forms part of: Disability Rights and Independent Living Movement collection.
Some originals illegible and/or damaged. Photocopies are equal in quality to originals.
BOX 2: RESTRICTED ORIGINALS. Use photocopies only in box 1. Use of originals only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.
Camp Jened newspaper archive collection, BANC MSS 2012/178, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift; of Denise Sherer Jacobson; 20120409.
In English.
Camp Jened, at the foot of Hunter Mountain in the Catskills of New York, was a camp started in 1952 for children and adults with disabilities. The camp eventually relocated to Rock Hill, New York and closed in 2006.

Physical Description:

print
2 boxes (.4 linear feet)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2012/178 box 1
BANC MSS 2012/178 box 2
BANC MSS 2012/178

Origin:

New York (State)

Copyright Note:

BOX 2: RESTRICTED ORIGINALS. Use photocopies only in box 1. Use of originals only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.