ISBN-10:
0824828739
ISBN-13:
9780824828738
Pub. Date:
07/28/2004
Publisher:
University of Hawaii Press, The
Century of Philanthropy: A History of the Samuel N. and Mary Castle Foundation / Edition 2

Century of Philanthropy: A History of the Samuel N. and Mary Castle Foundation / Edition 2

by Alfred L. Castle

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ISBN-13: 9780824828738
Publisher: University of Hawaii Press, The
Publication date: 07/28/2004
Edition description: REV
Pages: 336
Product dimensions: 5.64(w) x 8.14(h) x 0.89(d)

Table of Contents

Prefaceix
Introduction: An Overview of the Historical Development of Private Foundations1
1Women and Philanthropy in Late Nineteenth-century America6
2The Foundation's Moral Endowment: The Philosophy of Mary Tenney Castle14
3Henry Castle and Secular Progressive Reform21
4Philanthropy and Experimentation with Progressive Education: The Free Kindergarten and Children's Aid Association31
5The Establishment of the S. N. Castle Benevolent Trust44
6The Henry and Dorothy Castle Memorial Kindergarten48
7The Mary Castle Trust and the Gift of the Castle Homesteads66
8Progressive Pre-World War I Philanthropy80
9The Last Years of the Mary Castle Trust: 1916-192590
10The Foundation in the Depression Years: 1929-1941104
11Charitable Giving during World War II115
12Foundation Funding during the Postwar Era: 1945-1959122
13Philanthropy during the Early Years of Statehood: 1959-1970150
14Providing for New Needs: The S. N. and Mary Castle Foundation in the 1970s184
15The 1980s and Beyond210
16The Start of a Second Century246
Conclusion: "We Pass Each Other Along ..."279
Notes285
Index311

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