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ROCKEFELLER FAMILY ARCHIVES, 1819-(1879-)
JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER'S CHARITY INDEX CARDS


Summary of John D. Rockefeller's Charities Index Cards, ca. 1863-1903

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Calvary Baptist Church (New York) - 1884-1896 $28,417.50
Aldrich, T.C.
Chapin, W.J.
MacArthur, Rev. R.S.
Tilly, Alfred

Calvary Baptist Church - 1900 $3,000.00
Brooklyn Baptist Church (through)

Cambridge, Ohio Baptist Church - 1878 $100.00
Darrow, A.

Camp, Mr. - 1892-1898 $45.00
Camp, Emily Mrs.

Camp Memorial Church - 1894 $200.00
Howard General O.O.

Campbell, Fannie Fuller Mrs. (Cleveland, Ohio) - 1892-1903 $1,695.00

Campbell, J.L. Rev. - 1894-1896 $500.00

Canada Sunday School - 1882 $90.00

Candor, New York Baptist Church - 1889 $105.00
Bogert, Peter

Cannif, Gertrude Mrs. - 1894-1896 $35.00

Cant, Andrew - 1879 $100.00

Carbon, Wyoming Baptist Church - 1889 $50.00
Clark, Mrs.

Carmel Baptist Church - 1890 $6,500.00
Hartley, Richard

Carpenter, Helen R. Miss - 1902 $50.00

Carter, Mrs. (Chinese Bible) - 1896 $25.00

Carthage Baptist Church - 1885 $500.00
Stoddard, Rev. F.P.

Carto, Augusta Mrs. - 1886-1900 $1,070.00

Case Avenue Presbyterian Church - 1881 $250.00

Case Reserve Students Hospital Fund - 1902 $5.00
Englander, L.

Case, Leonard portrait - 1888 $100.00
Crum, X.X

Cassell, Christy - 1884 $25.00
Raymond, H.N.

Cathcart, Wallace - 1887, 1894 $100.00
Lyon, Amy L.

Cattell, Levi C. 1889 $500.00

Cedar Valley Seminary - 1884 $500.00
Bulton, A.R.
(See also American Baptist Education Society - Cedar Valley Seminary)

Centennial Baptist Church (Brooklyn, New York) - 1886-1888 $2,500.00
Fulton, Justin D.
McBride, S., Rev.

Central High School (gymnasium) 1882 $15.00

Chamber of Commerce Fund (New York) - 1896 $250.00
Schiff, Jacob H. (to spread sound financial literature)

Chamberlin, Isabelle - 1903 $200.00
Burrows, S.F

Chandler, Mrs. - 1894 $20.00

Chapel Cor. (Evangelist's work) - 1891-1899 $1,975.20
Hoyt, Colgate
Smith, Boston W.

Chapin, Anna J. Mrs. - 1896 $65.00

Chapin, G.W. Mrs. - 1882 $100.00

Charity Organization Society (Cleveland) - 1882-1899 $8350.00
Hanna, H.M
Jones, W.S.
Raymond, A.N.
Wade, J.H. Jr.
(See also Bethel Cleveland and Cleveland Associated Charities)

Charity Organization Society (New York) - 1885-1903 $15,331.00
Andrews, Constant A.
Burrows, S.F.
Cravath, P.D.
Dodge, Arthur M.
Gould, E.R.L.
Kellogg, Charles D.
Magee, George
Morgan, J.P.

Charleston Baptist Churches (South Carolina) - 1887-1889 $3,000.00
Stokely, Charles A.

Charleston Earthquake - 1886 $100.00
Brown, John Crosby

Charlton, O.C. Mrs. - 1890-1891 $220.00

Chase, Ben - 1890, 1894, 1896 $115.00
Adams, Charles

Chase, Harry (for family) - 1893 $100.00

Chester Cross Roads Baptist Church - 1881 $100.00
Thomas, E.

Chestertown Church - 1886 $50.00
Humestone, Rev. William

Chicago First German Baptist Church - 1888 $1,000.00
Hoselhuhn, J.C.

Chicago University - 1890-1899 (University of Chicago) $5,844,559.19
Hutchinson, Charles L.
(See also American Baptist Education Society -Chicago University)

Children's Aid Society, Cleveland. See Industrial School (Cleveland, Ohio)

Children's Aid Society (New York) - 1881-1903 $17,550.00
Brace, Charles L.
Coe, George S.
Hepburn, A.B.

Chinese Mission (San Francisco) - 1885 $1,000.00
Morehouse, H.L. (Rev.)

Christ M.E. Church (Cleveland, Ohio) - 1879 $250.00

Christian Commission - 1864-1865 $43.66
Erie Street Baptist Church

Christian Endeavor Convention (Cleveland) - 1894 $250.00

Christian Endeavor Convention (New York) - 1892-1894 $300.00
Frye, C.J.

Christian Home for Intemperate Men - 1884-1897 $10,547.00
Booth, F.A.
Bunting, Charles A.
Knevals, Caleb B.

Christian Industrial Alliance - 1893 $25.00

Christian League Industrial Home for Women - 1894 $25.00
Grannis, E.B, Mrs.

Christmas Presents - 1879, 1880, 1885 $245.00

Church, Julia Mrs. - 1882-1899 $455.00
McMullen, Mrs. (for)
Urquhart, Mr.

Church Choral Union - 1884-1886 $150.00
Knevals, Caleb B.

Church History Fellowship - 1887 $50.00
Scott, W.

Church Temperance Legion - 1895 $50.00
Grinnell, Irving

Circleville Baptist Church - 1883 $500.00
Hurlburt, D.W.

Citizens Union of City of New York - 1901, 1903 $12,000.00
Cutting, R.F.

Citra, Florida Baptist Church - 1895 $300.00
Stevens, H.B.

Civic Council, New York - 1901 $200.00
Newton, R. Heber

Clark, C.F. - 1894 $1.00

Clark, Francis J. - 1900 $25.00

Clark, Marvin R. - 1901 $50.00
Hamilton, F.C

Clark, Marvin R. Benefit - 1896 $50.00

Clark, S.G. Mrs. - 1889, 1895 $125.00

Clement, Mrs. - 1887 $50.00
Corrigan, James

Cleveland (Moses) Monument - 1888 $100.00
Burgess, Solon

Cleveland Amateur Orchestra - 1889 $25.00
Osburn, A.T. Mrs.

Cleveland Art School (Western Reserve Academy of Design) - 1884-1903 $4,610.00
Burke, Stevenson Mrs.
Harman, G.F. Miss

Harman, R.A. Mrs.
Holden, L.E. Mrs.
Kimball, Sarah

Cleveland Associated Charities - 1900-1902 (for previous gifts see Charity Organization Society of Cleveland) $1,500.00
Barnett, James

Cleveland Association - 1863-1866 $4.55
Erie Street Baptist Church

Cleveland Baptist City Mission - 1894-1900 $46,264.57
Christian, George B.
Davidson, C.A.
Smith, F.G.
(See also Cleveland Baptist Union)

Cleveland Baptist Union - 1878-1892 $7,539.00
Davidson, C.A.
Hyde, G.A.
Rockefeller, F.

Cleveland Bible Reader's Home - 1890 $500.00
Schauffler, H.A. Rev.

Cleveland Central High School Library - 1897 $50.00

Cleveland Chamber of Commerce - 1894, 1900 $1,050.00
Ritchie, Ryerson

Cleveland College of Physicians and Surgeons - 1900 $10,000.00
Clark, Maurice B.

Cleveland Day Nurseries - 1884-1894 $600.00
Campbell, Fannie Fuller Mrs.
Mather, Flora Stone

Cleveland Day Nursery and Kindergarten Association - 1894-1901 $43,039.78
Campbell, O.J. Mrs.
Chambers, Florence Mrs.
Rawson, M.E. Mrs.
Smith, Miss (See also Alta House)

Cleveland Ed. and Ind. Union - 1889-1893 $170.00
Schofield, L.T. Mrs.
(See also YWCA Cleveland)

Cleveland Fireman's Pension Fund - 1894 $100.00
Spencer, A.J.

Cleveland Floating Bethel - 1882-1902 $5,085.50
Jones, J.D. Rev.
Scott, C.O.

Cleveland Fowler School for Piano - 1898 $100.00
Johnson, M.J. Miss

Cleveland Fresh Air Fund - 1889-1902 $400.00
Addison, H.M.
Barrett, General
Mellen, L.F.
White, H.C.

Cleveland Fund for Crippled Children - 1900-1901 $200.00
Goulder, Mary R. Mrs.

Cleveland Grays - 1889-1893 $1,310.00
Gardner, George W.
Severance, L.H.

Cleveland High School - 1898-1901 $1,084.85
Cowles, J.G.W.
Harris, E.L.
Roberts, Jennie

Cleveland Homeopathic College - 1891-1896 $17,000.00
Biggar, H.F. Dr.
Warmington, George H.

Cleveland Humane Society - 1881-1903 $2,055.00
Eells, H.P.
Graft, Mrs.
Pennington, B.L.

Cleveland Huron Street Hospital - 1899-1901 $5,200.00
Waite, F.P. Mrs.
Webber, W.H. (treas.)

Cleveland Infants Rest - 1891 $50.00
Edwards, Lucia Miss

Cleveland Loan Exhibiton (relief of poor) - 1894-1895 $200.00
Covert, Jno C.

Cleveland Maternity Home - 1891-1902 $1,275.00
Bowers, B.F. Mrs.
Carpenter, A.G. Mrs.
Phillips, W.A. Mrs.
Striebinger, M. Mrs.
Watterson, M.G. Mrs.

Cleveland Men's Home - 1893, 1896 $450.00
Rudd, W.C.

Cleveland Municipal Association - 1899-1900 $750.00
Cowles, J.G.W.

Cleveland Normal Training School (for library) - 1896 $50.00
Touzeau, A.L. Miss

Cleveland Orphan Asylum - 1869-1870, 1881 $83.20
Erie Street Baptist Church
Sterling and Co.

Cleveland Parks - 1900 $183,797.50
Cowles, J.G.W.

Cleveland Philharmonic Orchestra - 1892 $300.00
Herrick, Myron T.
Schroeder, W.A.

Cleveland Police Pension Fund - 1898 $50.00
Comer, George E.

Cleveland Public School (Art Education Society) - 1898-1899 $600.00
Davis, E.C. Miss
Etzensperger, Miss

Cleveland Quintette Club - 1892 $25.00
Unertz, Marguerite Miss

Cleveland Sabbath Commission - 1881 $50.00

Cleveland Sunday Union - 1902 $200.00
Jackson, Alex Rev.

Cleveland Training School - 1885-1886 $1,000.00
Webster, J.H.
Williams, E.P.

Cleveland Tunnel Disaster - 1898 $50.00
Hill, T.W.

Cleveland Vocal Society - 1891-1901 $2,210.00
Arthur, A. Mrs.
Derricks, F.J.
Kinsey, W.H.
McCoy, F.W.
Osborn, L.A. Mrs.

Cleveland World - 1895 $500.00
Cowles. J.G.W.

Clifton, Mrs. - 1891 $21.50
Moore, Mrs.

Clinton College, Kentucky - 1887, 1890 $650.00
Hicks, A.M. Miss
Leonard, Georgia F. Miss
(See also American Baptist Education Society - Clinton College)

Clough, John E. Rev. (Telgu missionary) - 1884, 1891, 1902 $3,250.00

Clough, John E. Mrs. (education for daughters) - 1886-1892 $3,030.00

Cobleskill Baptist Church - 1887 $100.00
Berry, J.M. Rev.

Cogbill, W.R. - 1902 $50.00

Cole, Mrs. - 1891 $25.00
King, G.O. Rev.

Cole, Austin H. - 1893 $20.00

Coley, William B. - 1901 $500.00

Collamer Episcopal Church - 1896-1897 $325.00
Smyth, P. Henry

Collamer Presbyterian Church - 1894-1899 $700.00
Hickox, D.L. Mrs.
Merriam, J.B

College Settlement, The - 1901-1902 $900.00
Stokes, Helen
Williams, E.S.

Collins, N.R. Mrs. - 1894 $250.00

Collinwood Chapel - 1878 $100.00
Stager, H.M.

Collinwood Congregational Church - 1895 $100.00
Teare, Robert Mrs.

Collinwood, Ohio Christian Church - 1898 $100.00
Beardsley, E.

Collinwood, Ohio Elections - 1902 $100.00
Humphrey, D.S.

Columbia University (New York City) - 1899-1902 $110,500.00
Low, Seth
McNash, J.L.
Seligman, Isaac

Columbia University (Washington, D.C.) - 1899 $2,500.00

Comfort, Lizzie J. Mrs. - 1896-1898 $50.00

Commercial Travellers Fair - 1896 $10.00

Committee of Fifteen (New York) - 1901 $5,500.00
Baldwin, W.H. Jr.
Orr, A.E.
Smith, Charles Stewart

Comstock, Anthony (New York Society for the Suppression of Vice) - 1894-1902 $1,450.00 (See also Society for the Suppression of Vice)

Congo Baptist Mission - 1890 $30.00

Congregational Church on Heights - 1865 $10.00
Erie Street Baptist Church

Congregational Missionary to Cala - 1889 $25.00
Spelman, Miss

Conley, Paul (laborer's injuries) - 1901 $35.00
Hemenway, W.B. (hospital charges)

Conneaut, Ohio Bethel & Hospital - 1900 $500.00
McGean, J.A.

Connor, Mrs. (Forest Hill) - 1892, 1895 $105.00

Conover, Hattie - 1900 $18.00
Hemenway, W.B.
Jenkins, J.A.

Conwell, Rev. Dr. (Philadelphia) - 1893 $50.00

Cook, G.L. Mrs. (Cleveland, Ohio) - 1898-1900 $300.00

Cook, Homer N. - 1893 $30.00
Hulbert, E. B.

Cook Academy (Havanna, New York) - 1884-1894 $4,000.00
Fox, A.J.
Freeman, A.L.
Peters, T.R.
(See also American Baptist Education Society - Cook Academy)

Cooke, Hattie E. Mrs. - 1893 $95.00

Cooke, Rose Terry Mrs. - 1891 $100.00

Cookman's (Brother) Sunday School (German Baptist) - 1864-1870 $179.85
Erie Street Baptist Church

Cooper, Peter Monument - 1885 $250.00
Grace, William R.

Cooper Union Employment Society - 1895-1898 $200.00
Faunce, W.H.P. Rev.

Corbett, John (Youth's Companion) - 1901 $1.75

Corbett, Miss Mamie (Harpers Young People) - 1892 $1.50

Coren Student Hamilton (Education) - 1885 $50.00

Cornell University - 1902-1903 $250,000.00
Williams, E.S.

Corning, New York Baptist Church - 1887 $500.00
Slocum, Prof. A.G.

Coshacton Baptist Church - 1878 $100.00

Costello, Mollie (for Miss Sykes) - 1895-1901 $100.00

Council Bluffs Baptist Church - 1896 $105.00

Covert, John C. (campaign literature) - 1896 $100.00

Cox, John H. - 1895 $50.00

Crafts, Sophia Mrs. - 1889 $100.00

Cramer, F.W. Rev. - 1895 $25.00

Crandall, L.A. Rev. - 1889-1891 $700.00

Crawford, Ohio Baptist Church - 1886 $100.00
Calhoun, S.L.

Cretan Refugees - 1897 $500.00
Woodward, James L.

Crowell, E. Mrs. - 1896 $50.00

Crowl, Edward Mrs. - 1893 $25.00

Cuban Orphans Fund - 1899 $2,000.00
Bacon, Robert

Cunningham, Eugene - 1885-1889 $181.50
Thomas, E.

Curtis, Cicero B. - 1892-1902 $1,750.00

Curtis, I.G. Mrs. (orchestra) - 1891 $12.00

Curtis, Mary Mrs. (Owego, New York) - 1895 $50.00

Cushing, C.W. - 1879 $100.00

Cutler, Carrol Rev. - 1886-1887 $600.00


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