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Finding aid for the California State Relief Administration reports and printed materials

Finding aid prepared by Sue Luftschein, 2011 May

Summary Information

Repository
USC Libraries Special Collections
Creator
California. State Relief Administration.
Creator
Public Administration Service (Chicago, Ill.).
Title
California State Relief Administration reports and printed materials
Collection no.
0466
Date [inclusive]
1938-1939
Extent
0.21 Linear feet, 1 box
Language
English
Textual materials [Box]
1
Abstract
This small collection of reports and articles provides some information about the state of public welfare in California at the end of the 1930s. The material primarily discusses unemployment and services for the unemployed; it also includes a report evaluating the State Relief Administration with recommendations for reallocating functions and activities.

Preferred Citation

[Box/folder# or item name], California State Relief Administration reports and printed materials, Collection no. 0466, California Social Welfare Archives, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

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Scope and Content

This small collection of reports and articles provides some information about the state of public welfare in California at the end of the 1930s. The material primarily discusses unemployment and services for the unemployed; it also includes a report evaluating the State Relief Administration with recommendations for reallocating functions and activities.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

USC Libraries Special Collections
2011 May
Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles, California, 90089-0189
213-740-5900
specol@usc.edu

Conditions Governing Access

Advance notice required for access.

Conditions Governing Use

The use of archival materials for on-site research does not constitute permission from the California Social Welfare Archives to publish them. Copyright has not been assigned to the California Social Welfare Archives, and the researcher is instructed to obtain permission from the copyright holder to quote from or publish manuscripts in the CSWA's collections.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • California. State Relief Administration. -- Archives
  • Public Administration Service (Chicago, Ill.). -- Archives

Genre(s)

  • Clippings
  • Offprints
  • Pamphlets
  • Reports

Subject(s)

  • Public welfare administration--California--Archival resources
  • Unemployed--California--Archival resources
  • Unemployed--Services for--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources
  • Unemployment--California--Archival resources

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Collection Inventory

 State Relief Administration. "Leisure Occupations: Recreation and Educational Facilities Available to Unemployed Men in Los Angeles. Compiled for the Metropolitan District, State Relief Administration" circa 1939 

 State Relief Administration. "Marginal Employability Study" 1939 June 

 State Relief Administration. "Marginal Employability Study Appendix" 1939 June 

 State Relief Administration. "Preliminary Report on a Study of Eligibility Control. An Analysis of Eligibility Control Through a Survey of Cases Closed for Two Three-month Periods Prior to the Reorganization Program of the SRA in Los Angeles County" 1940 January 

 State Relief Administration. "Job Analysis. A Time Study of the Functions and Routines of Carrier Unit Workers on Unemployment Files under the Reorganization Program of the State Relief Administration in Los Angeles County" 1940 February 

 State Relief Administration. "Non-Resident Eligibility Study" 1939 July 

 Public Administration Service. "Administrative Aspects of Public Welfare in California" 1938 September 

 Public Administratiion Service. "Administrative Evaluation of California State Relief Administration" 1938 November 

 Pamphlet, clipping, offprint on unemployment insurance 1931, 1933, 1940 

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