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Adult education

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Records of the People's Institute

Identifier: RG.024
Abstract Founded in 1897, the People's Institute ran free lecture series, held training sessions for community workers, and advocated for affordable entertainment and education, among other things. The Records of the People's Institute contains material regarding the operations of the People's Institute itself as well as the Department of Social Philosophy, which took over education programming at The Cooper Union when the People's Institute ceased operations in 1934. This collection contains...
Dates: 1898 - 1945