1.   Scope and content

2.   Provenance

3.   Inventory

4.   Subjects

    List of finding aids

    R.I.H.S. Library page

    R.I.H.S. home page

 Julian Mitchell Papers

 Of Woonsocket, R.I.

 Papers, 1982-1999

 Size: 2 linear feet

 Catalog number: MSS 1034

 Processed by: Rick Stattler, June 1999

©Rhode Island Historical Society

Manuscripts Division


Scope and content:

            This collection consists largely of Julian Mitchell's records as a member of the board of directors of the Northern Rhode Island Community Mental Health Center, Inc., a private non-profit mental health agency in Woonsocket, R.I. Mitchell was active on the personnel and fund-raising committees. The records include minutes of meetings, financial reports, annual reports, board correspondence, fund-raising material and a variety of other records, mostly from 1987 to 1999. The collection also includes a smaller quantity of records from Mount Saint Charles Academy, a private Woonsocket high school; and from Housing Partners for Positive Living , which according to its bylaws was "constituted for the purpose of providing elderly or disabled persons with severe and persistent mental illnesses and who are HIV positive with housing facilities and to secure services specifically designed to meet their needs."

Return to top


            These papers arrived in three separate batches as gifts from Julian Mitchell, on December 4 1987, June 13 1995 and April 20 1999. They were not processed until 1999, and were all accessioned together.

Return to top


Northern Rhode Island Community Mental Health Center, Inc.

Box 1:

            Undated items, circa 1986-1995

            1982-1986, misc.

            1987, minutes (board of directors and executive board)

            1987, misc.

            1988, minutes

            1988, misc.

            1989, minutes

            1989, misc.

            1992, minutes

            1992, misc.

            1993, minutes

            1993, misc.

            1994, minutes

            1994, misc. (2 folders)

            1995, minutes

            1995, misc. (2 folders)

Box 2:

            1996, minutes

            1996, misc. (2 folders)

            1997, minutes, January - June

            1997, minutes, July - December

            1997, Human Resources Committee

            1997, misc. (2 folders)

            1998, minutes

            1998-1999, misc.

Housing Partners for Positive Living, Inc.

1997-1999, minutes, by-laws, reports, etc.

Mount Saint Charles Academy

1995-1999, graduation programs, etc.


Brochures, etc., mostly re Woonsocket events, 1986-1999

Return to top


AIDS (Disease) - Patients

Housing Partners for Positive Living (Woonsocket, R.I.)

Mental health facilities - Rhode Island - Woonsocket

Mount Saint Charles Academy (Woonsocket, R.I.)

Northern Rhode Island Community Mental Health Center (Woonsocket, R.I.)

Woonsocket, R.I. - Social conditions

End of finding aid - return to top