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American Public Welfare Association


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

American Public Welfare Association records

Identifier: SW 54
Abstract The collection consists of minutes, correspondence, memoranda, reports, publications, speeches, statements, and news clippings generated or collected by the American Public Welfare Association. APWA, founded in 1930 as the American Association of Public Welfare Officials, is a professional organization for staff members of public agencies and others interested in public welfare. APWA studies and distributes information regarding legislation and also offers its members professional...
Dates: 1930-1970

Fred K. Hoehler papers

Identifier: sw0117
Abstract The Fred K. Hoehler papers are from his time with the American Public Welfare Association (APWA) and the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration. The papers also describe his work with the Chicago Community Fund, the Citizens of Greater Chicago, the International Conference of Social Work, the National Citizens Council for Public Schools, the New World Foundation, mental health associations, and a variety of federal advisory committees. The papers contain extensive...
Dates: 1917-1965

Loula Dunn Papers

Identifier: sw0048

The collection contains Loula Dunn's correspondence and speeches as Alabama commissioner of public welfare and as president and director of the American Public Welfare Association.

Dates: 1937-1965

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Illinois -- Politics and government 1
Public welfare -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Refugee relief -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Social work administration -- United States -- History -- Sources 1