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Joan Blount Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UP002745
Materials include meeting minutes and correspondence.

Dates

  • 1976 - 1980

Creator

Language of Materials

Material entirely in English.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials. Restrictions: Researchers may encounter records of a sensitive nature – personnel files, case records and those involving investigations, legal and other private matters. Privacy laws and restrictions imposed by the Library prohibit the use of names and other personal information which might identify an individual, except with written permission from the Director and/or the donor.

Extent

.5 Linear Feet (1 MB)

Abstract

The Joan Blount Papers relate to materials from Joan Blount, a former Social Services Coordinator from the Merrill-Palmer Institute's Parent-Child Development Center in Detroit.

History

Since 1965, Joan Blount has worked with child and parenting development. Blount worked for the Merrill-Palmer Institute as a Social Services Coordinator at the Parent-Child Development Center on East Palmer Avenue in Detroit. In 1991, she worked as a Parent Educator for Wayne State University, until her retirement in 2011. The same year as her retirement, Blount was named Senior Citizen of the Year by the State of Michigan for her service contributions.

Arrangement

Folders are listed by their location in the box.

Acquisition

The Joan Blount Papers were acquired on December 23, 2016.

Related Materials

Merrill-Palmer Institute: Merrill and Palmer Families Records

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Mark Prindiville on July 5, 2018.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Joan Blount Papers
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Mark Prindiville.
Date
2018-07-05
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

Contact:
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Detroit MI 48202 USA