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Burt Galaway papers

Identifier: 394

Scope and Content

The collection contains materials regarding juvenile code, the National Assessment of Adult Restitution Programs (NAARP) and the Human Service Association (HSA). It also contains reports, correspondence and committee materials.


  • 1980s


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Use of Materials

Items in this collection do not circulate and may be used in-house only.


Requests for permission to quote from the Burt Galaway papers should be arranged with the University of Minnesota Archives head.

Biographical Sketch of Burt Galaway (b. 1937)

Burton Galaway was born on May 15, 1937. He earned his B.A. in sociology from Nebraska Wesleyan University in 1959, his M.S. from the School of Social Work at Columbia University in 1961 and his Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota in 1980. He joined the staff at the University of Minnesota in 1970 as an instructor. In 1974, he joined the faculty of the School of Social Development at the University of Minnesota, Duluth, and later returned to the staff of the School of Social Work, at the Twin Cities campus. He was founder and president of the Professional Association of Treatment Homes (PATH), a nonprofit organization that focused on a more personalized approach to foster care for children with special needs.


6 boxes (7.8 linear feet)


Collection contains the papers of Burt Galaway, professor of social work at the University of Minnesota.

Source of acquisition

The collection was deposited in University Archives on November 3, 1988 and June 13, 1990.

Related Materials in University of Minnesota Archives

University of Minnesota. Foster Care Certificate Program papers

Other Related Materials

Burt Galaway papers (SW150). Social Welfare History Archives, University of Minnesota Libraries.

Processing Information

Collection has not been processed.

Burt Galaway papers, 1980s
Karen Spilman
September 2005
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