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Finding aid for the Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles records

Finding aid prepared by Sue Luftschein, 2011 June

Summary Information

Repository
USC Libraries Special Collections
Creator
Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles.
Title
Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles records
Collection no.
0471
Date [inclusive]
1956-1979
Extent
0.63 Linear feet, 2 boxes
Language
English
Abstract
The records of the Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles consist of reports, correspondence, board meeting minutes, and Council publications, 1956-1979, that document some of the activities of this organizaiton, including their work with the Jewish aged and their fundraising activities. Also included is some organizational, historical, and programmatic information on the Jewish Centers Association of Los Angeles.

Preferred Citation

[Box/folder# or item name], Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles records, Collection no. 0471, California Social Welfare Archives, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

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Scope and Content

The records of the Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles consist of reports, correspondence, board meeting minutes, and Council publications, 1956-1979, that document some of the activities of this organizaiton, including their work with the Jewish aged and their fundraising activities. Also included is some organizational, historical, and programmatic information on the Jewish Centers Association of Los Angeles.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

USC Libraries Special Collections
2011 June
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)

  • Jewish Centers Association. -- Archives
  • Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles. -- Archives

Genre(s)

  • Correspondence
  • Minutes
  • Pamphlets
  • Reports

Geographic Name(s)

  • Los Angeles (Calif.)--Social conditions--Archival resources

Subject(s)

  • Fund raising--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources
  • Older Jews--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources
  • Social service--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources

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Collection Inventory

Box Folder

 Articles of incorporation, minutes, correspondence, budget, volunteers 1962-1978 

1 1

 Jewish Federation Council on Aging (2 folders) 1957, 1974-1979 

1 2-3

 Task Force on the Jewish Poor 1973 

1 5

 Jewish Federation Council on Aging memorandums 1976-1977 

1 4

 Miscellaneous papers, budget 1974-1978 

1 6

 Jewish Centers Association of Los Angeles 1956, 1971, 1976-1977 

1 7

 Directories of organizations 1975-1976 

1 8

 Federal Funding Data manual 1973 

1 9
Box

 Handbooks, directories, pamphlets 1960s-1970s 

Scope and Content

Committee Handbook, 1972-1973; Handbook for Charitable Giving, 1973; A Guide to Charitable Gifts, Bequests and Endowments (1965); Preliminary Program, 35th General Assembly, Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds (1966); Retirement Income Plan (1966); Know Your Jewish Community; You and the Jewish Community; Personnel Code of the Agencies of the Jewish Federation Council.

2

 Reports 

Scope and Content

"A Reassessment of Priorities in Jewish Community Planning" (1966) (2 copies); 1983 Annual Reports; Alfred A. Shapiro, "Los Angeles Jewish Convalescent Needs" (May 1948); "Care of the Jewish Aged" (1948).

2

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