To mark the Rockefeller Foundation’s centennial, the Rockefeller Archive Center has created this website to tell the story of the Foundation’s first hundred years, drawing on primary documents, photographs and film. The documents you will find on this site represent a fraction of the records held at the Archive Center. We invite you to explore the work of one of America’s oldest philanthropies as it confronted global and domestic challenges in health, agriculture, education, and many other fields.

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    Cartoons from 'The Story of a Boy'


    Cartoon #15. Illustration by B. Stephany.

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    Flora M. Rhind

    TenthOfNation_clip.jpg Flora M. Rhind rose from a secretarial position to principal officer at a time when few women held formal leadership roles in the Rockefeller Foundation (RF). Her career with…

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