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Catherine Papell papers

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Identifier: sw0299
Abstract The papers of Catherine Papell, a professor at the Adelphi University School of Social Work and a significant figure in the field of group work. Papell was a co-founder of Social Work With Groups: A Journal of of Clinical and Community Practice and her work also helped to establish the International Association for the Advancement of Social Work with Groups.
Dates: 1938-2013; Majority of material found within 1972-2013

Gertrude Wilson papers

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Identifier: SW 224
Abstract Papers, speeches, writings, and teaching materials, as well as files relating to a research project conducted by Gertrude Wilson.
Dates: 1940-1980

Homer Bishop Papers

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Identifier: SW0032
Abstract The Homer Bishop papers include teaching materials and studies of settlements in St. Louis, Chicago, and Columbus, Ohio.
Dates: 1930-1978

Margaret Barry House records

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Identifier: SW 172
Abstract The collection consists of reports, staff manuals, audits, and correspondence. Information regarding the settlement's summer day camp is also included.
Dates: 1939-1961

Margaret Berry papers

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Identifier: sw0106
Abstract The Margaret Berry papers document her work with social service organizations and reflect her role as an unofficial historian of the settlement movement through items she collected about individuals, agencies, meetings, and events. The papers consist of: Berry's personal papers and memorabilia; materials related to her involvement with the Social Service Employees Union as well as local, national and international settlements and social welfare organizations; and clippings, memorials, and other...
Dates: 1937-2001

Max Casper papers

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Identifier: SW 245
Abstract Papers contain publications, workshop materials, bibliographies, course materials, and materials regarding Affirmative Action and the Netherlands Exchange.
Dates: 1963-1991

Minneapolis YWCA records

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Identifier: SW0051
Abstract The Minneapolis YWCA records document programs for girls and young women in Minneapolis from the 1890s through the mid 1980s. Included are general historical descriptions; board and committee minutes; annual and monthly activities reports; announcements, tickets, programs and other memorabilia; newspaper clippings; and photographs.
Dates: 1891-1987

Mount Vernon YWCA records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SW0016
Abstract Records from the YWCA of Mount Vernon, New York. Committee minutes, correspondence, newsletters, and scrapbooks trace the association's responses to the Depression, World War II, the movement for racial equality, and the War on Poverty.
Dates: 1917-1969; 1917-1969

National Federation of Settlements and Neighborhood Centers records

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Identifier: SW0056
Abstract National Federation of Settlements and Neighborhood Centers records consist of correspondence, memoranda, reports, minutes, financial records, photographs, and other documents from the National Federation of Settlements and Neighborhood Centers, now United Neighborhood Centers of America. The Federation, which was founded in 1911, included local settlement houses and neighborhood centers from across the United States and Canada. The records document the programs, methodology, member agencies,...
Dates: 1891-1984

United Way of Minneapolis records

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Identifier: SW 70
Abstract Included are records related to the overall development and operations of the United Way organization; minutes of various boards and committees; program files formed around functional activities, studies, relationships, and topical reference materials; files on member agencies, formed primarily around the budget allocation process; and scrapbooks.
Dates: 1915-1983; (bulk 1930-1967)

William Schwartz papers

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Identifier: SW0113
Abstract Personal and professional papers of social work educator, William Schwartz. Included are teaching notes, course materials, correspondence, board and committee files, records and journals, and various working files.
Dates: 1943-1982