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New York Adult Education Council (NYAEC) Records

An inventory of the collection at Syracuse University

The adult education holdings are collectively known as the
Alexander N. Charters Library of Resources for Educators of Adults.

Finding aid created by: MRC
Date: 21 Sep 2010

Biographical History

The New York Adult Education Council provided information regarding adult and continuing education activities in the metropolitan New York area. Although exact dates for the organization cannot be determined, it is mentioned as early as the 1930s and the material in the collection indicates it was still in existence in 1969.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The New York Adult Education Council (NYAEC) Records consists of a photocopy of the organization's Constitution, a membership directory for 1968-1969, and one item of correspondence, a letter to members regarding the annual meeting.

Arrangement of the Collection



Access Restrictions:

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Use Restrictions:

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

Subject Headings

Corporate Bodies

New York Adult Education Council.


Adult education -- Societies, etc.
Adult education -- United States.

Genres and Forms




Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

New York Adult Education Council (NYAEC) Records,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Gift of Alexander Charters, 1976.

Table of Contents

Organizational records