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Finding aid for the Los Angeles County Bureau of Public Assistance Division of Child Welfare records

Finding aid prepared by Sue Luftschein, 2011 May

Summary Information

Repository
USC Libraries Special Collections
Title
Los Angeles County Bureau of Public Assistance Division of Child Welfare records
Collection no.
0469
Date [inclusive]
1959-1966
Extent
0.63 Linear feet, 2 boxes
Language
English
Abstract
Los Angeles County Bureau of Public Assistance Division of Child Welfare records consist exclusively of documents relating to adoption case recording, collected between 1959 and 1966 by Marian Peterson, Assistant Casework Director of Child Welfare Services. These include examples of forms used by agencies (public and private) across the country and in the Los Angeles area; information from the Child Welfare League's Case Recording Institute 1966 conference; and research materials on case recording.

Preferred Citation

[Box/folder# or item name], Los Angeles County Bureau of Public Assistance Division of Child Welfare records, Collection no. 0469, California Social Welfare Archives, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

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Scope and Content

Los Angeles County Bureau of Public Assistance Division of Child Welfare records consist exclusively of documents relating to adoption case recording, collected between 1959 and 1966 by Marian Peterson, Assistant Casework Director of Child Welfare Services. These include examples of forms used by agencies (public and private) across the country and in the Los Angeles area; information from the Child Welfare League's Case Recording Institute 1966 conference; and research materials on case recording.

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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)

  • Los Angeles County (Calif.). Bureau of Public Assistance. Division of Child Welfare Services. -- Archives

Genre(s)

  • Forms (documents)
  • Letters
  • Manuals (instructional materials)

Subject(s)

  • Social case work reporting--United States--Archival resources

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Collection Inventory

Box Folder

 Recording replies 1959-1963 

1 1

 [Recording techniques] 1961-1962 

1 2

 Case recording notes circa 1962 

1 3

 [Articles on case recording] circa 1962 

1 4

 Jewish Big Brothers Association circa 1965 

1 5

 Jewish Child Care Association of New York circa 1965 

1 6

 Luthern Children's Friend Society of Minnesota 1965 

1 7

 Maryland Department of Welfare 1966 

1 8

 New York Department of Welfare 1966 January 17 

1 9

 Rochester Society of Prevention of Cruelty to Children 1966 

1 10

 Wisconsin Department of Public Welfare 1966 

1 11

 Vista del Mar circa 1965 

1 12-13

 Child Welfare League of America Case Recording Institute 1966 

2 1

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