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Image from page 314 of “American municipal progress” (1916)

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Identifier: americanmunicipa00zueb
Title: American municipal progress
Year: 1916 (1910s)
Authors: Zueblin, Charles, 1866-1924 Sweeny, Helen Bernice
Subjects: Cities and towns — United States Municipal government — United States
Publisher: New York : The Macmillan Company
Contributing Library: University of California Libraries
Digitizing Sponsor: MSN

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ectures are given. The centers are to be linked to-gether by debates and general concerts. The organization isto be as far as possible self-governing through a local council.Lectures provided in 1914-1915 were delivered not only inEnglish, but in Polish, Lithuanian, Italian, and Yiddish. There is no confusion of tongues where all speak the languageof neighborliness. Grand Rapids employs a supervisor of social centers who notonly directs the six centers in grade schools, but has chargeof the boys athletics and playgrounds. The a/ctivities includechoruses, gymnastics, sewing classes for mothers, dramatics,minstrel shows, boxing matches, debating societies, illustratedlectures and motion pictures. The social-center year lastsfive months. Kansas City has opened centers in seventeenbuildings, and Milwaukee has voted by referendum over $80,000for one years social-center work through a two-tenths of a milltax. Eight Milwaukee social centers include pool and billiardtables in their equipment.

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Voting in a Field House, Los Angeles.

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