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American Association of Social Workers


Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Bradley Buell papers

Identifier: SW 0023
Abstract Bradley Buell (1893-1976) was a social worker, author/editor, and community planning consultant. He worked for Community Chests and Councils, Inc. and for Surveymagazines, and he founded Community Research Associates. His papers reflect his involvement with the emergence of a professional association for social workers (the American Association of Social Workers) in the 1920s and the community planning and organization movement during the 1930s. Included are...
Dates: 1919-1942, 1966-1967

Helen Hall papers

Identifier: SW 34
Abstract Helen Hall was a settlement worker and social reformer. These personal and professional papers reflect her career as a leader in the settlement house movement, particularly during the period 1933-67, including her involvement in the National Federation of Settlements – particularly with its studies of unemployment during the late 1920s and early 1930s – and the United Neighborhood Houses of New York City. The papers also document her involvement with various consumer groups, her initiative...
Dates: 1898-1982

National Association of Social Workers and Predecessor Organizations records

Identifier: sw1000
Abstract The National Association of Social Workers (NASW), the membership organization for professional social workers in the United States, was established in October, 1955. Included in the collection are the records of seven predecessor organizations – American Association of Social Workers (AASW), American Association of Medical Social Workers (AAMSW), National Association of School Social Workers (NASSW), American Association of Psychiatric Social Workers (AAPSW), American Association of Group...
Dates: 1917-1970

Paul L. Benjamin papers

Identifier: SW 87

The Paul L. Benjamin papers reflect his interest in the family, the profession of social work, leisure, and relief measures during the depression.

Dates: 1914-1971

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