Supervision and Education in Charity

9780217565004: Supervision and Education in Charity

This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1903. Excerpt: ... CHAPTER II PUBLIC AGENCIES: STATE AND LOCAL BOARDS Besides the reports of the boards mentioned, see articles and discussions in the following volumes of the proceedings of the National conference of charities and correction: 1881, report of General Brinkerhoff and article by Mr. Robinson; 1885, Rev. F. H. Wines on uniform statistics, and, 1886, Mr. Wines on work of a secretary of a supervisory board; 1887, special report by Mr. F. B. Sanborn; 1889, report and article by Rev. A. G. Byers, of Ohio, and Rev. O. C. McCulloch on reasons for establishment of the Indiana board, p. 215; 1890, Mr. Wines; 1893, history of state boards and the reports from states; 1895, on Iowa board of control; 1900, on state boards, and discussion on page 438; articles on the merit system and politics in charitable and correctional institutions in 1896, 1898, 1899, and 1900. See, also, on boards of control, American academy of political and social science, Annals, January, 1901, Charities Review, May, 1901, 374; American Journal of Sociology, May, 1901. On state boards and prison commissions in Massachusetts and New York, see Columbia university studies in history, etc., vols, viii, 4, and ix, 3. On Lunacy commissions, Charities Review for March, 1897. On the broader services of the New York board, see Charities, Feb. 22, 1902. Visiting committees of legislators to state institutions and of grand juries to the various public charitable and correctional institutions have long been customary. They might give publicity to very gross abuses, but their visits were very occasional, were usually perfunctory and lacked the one essential element of useful visitation,--knowledge of standard institutions and management. The members usually take their knowledge of ideal conditions from the he...

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