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Irene Hoebel papers

 Collection
Identifier: SW 257

Scope and Content

The collection contains personal correspondence, publications, letters, pamphlets and leaflets on the topics of abortion, child welfare and public housing. Part of the collection consists of papers regarding the Senior Services Project of Hennepin County Health and Welfare Council.

Dates

  • 1950s-1980s

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Use of Materials

Open for use in Social Welfare History Archives reading room.

Copyright

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Biographical Note

Irene Hoebel was active in Minnesota politics and social welfare organizations. In the early 1960s, she was executive secretary to Arthur Naftialis, mayor of Minneapolis. In the late 1960s, Ms. Hoebel served as president of the Minnesota Council for the Legal Termination of Pregnancy (MCLPT). Other social welfare issues that were of importance to Ms. Hoebel include public housing, child welfare and services to seniors in the community.

Extent

.50 Linear Feet (1 box)

Abstract

Collection contains papers regarding the social welfare activities of Irene Hoebel.

Other Finding Aid

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Processing Information

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Title
Irene Hoebel papers
Author
Karen Spilman
Date
March 2005
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Collecting Area Details

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