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Reports of Delinquent, Dependent, and Neglected Children

Creator: Governor's Office. Main Office

Date: 1907B-1925

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 193764

Space Required/Quantity: 0.70 cubic feet

Title (Main title): Reports of Delinquent, Dependent, and Neglected Children

Part of: Records of the Kansas Governor's Office.

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Variety of reports from county juvenile judges to the Governor, from the years 1907-1908, 1920, 1922, 1925-1932, and some undated materials. Can include correspondence with information on specific cases from various counties (particularly Brown County), statistical information concerning numbers of boys and girls convicted of certain types of crimes, but majority of series consists of juvenile court reports. These statistical reports provide numbers on girls and boys, both delinquent and dependent or neglected, under a variety of categories such as cases pending, number of cases brought to court that year, number paroled or committed to the Industrial Schools, placed in private homes or organizations or placed in the public Orphans Home, etc. The reports from the years 1926-1932 are organized alphabetically by county within each year.

Specific Contents Identified:

Headings or descriptors assigned to subsections of the material, for example labels on a particular box or group of boxes.

  • 1907B - 1925, undated
  • 1926-1932

Index Terms

Subjects

    Kansas. Governor -- Records and correspondence
    Boys' Industrial School (Topeka, Kan.)
    Girls' Industrial School (Beloit, Kan.)
    Kansas Children's Receiving Home
    Child neglect
    Abused children -- Kansas
    Juvenile delinquents -- Kansas
    Orphanages -- Kansas
    Orphans -- Kansas

Creators and Contributors


Agency Classification:

    Kansas State Agencies. Governor's Office. Specific Administrations. Davis, J M Administration.
    Kansas State Agencies. Governor's Office. Specific Administrations. Paulen, Ben Administration.
    Kansas State Agencies. Governor's Office. Specific Administrations. Stubbs, Walter Administration.
    Kansas State Agencies. Governor's Office. Specific Administrations. Hoch, Edward Administration.
    Kansas State Agencies. Governor's Office. Specific Administrations. Hodges, George Administration.
    Kansas State Agencies. Governor's Office. Specific Administrations. Allen, Henry Administration.
    Kansas State Agencies. Governor's Office. Specific Administrations. Capper, Arthur Administration.
    Kansas State Agencies. Governor's Office. Main Office.