NYSPCC

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NYSPCCNew York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (since 1875)
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In a two-block area that used to house the Xavier Society for the Blind, New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children and the Russell Sage Foundation, the Church Missions House at 281 Park Avenue South is one of the last hold-outs of the non-profits in the neighborhood, according to the Wall Street Journal.
The idea first came to him on a trip to New York when he saw the work of the New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children, the first of its type in the world.
Robertson argues that beginning in the 1880s, social reformers and reform organizations, especially the New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children, began vigorously to extend to older children (both female and male) its protective umbrella by appropriating the guiding nineteenth century visions of the innocence of children.
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