Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract William Calvin Patterson II (born 1905) was a prominent Detroit businessman. His papers reflect his career with Bell Telephone and his work on the boards of several organizations, including Interlochen Center for the Arts, Grace Hospital, United Community Services, and the Boy Scouts of America.
Dates: 1922 - 1985
Abstract The United Community Services of Metropolitan Detroit has its origins in the establishment of the Detroit Community Union in 1917. The Union was reorganized into the Council of Social Agencies of Metropolitan Detroit in 1932, and merged with the Detroit Community Chest in 1951 to become the United Community Services (UCS). UCS operated alongside the United Way for Southeastern Michigan (United Foundation until 1989), which was primarily a fundraising organization. They merged to form the United...
Dates: 1958 - 1983; Majority of material found within 1973 - 1981