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Alice Taylor Davis papers

 Collection
Identifier: SW 143
Abstract Alice Taylor Davis was known for her contributions to social work education and commitment improving social service. The Alice Taylor Davis papers reflect her career in social work education, consultation, and on the staff of the U.S. Department of Health Education and Welfare, Technical Training Division. They also relate to her work as co-director of the Study of Social Work Education, which culminated in the report, Social Work Education in the United States (1952) and was a factor in the...
Dates: 1919-1986

Grace Browning and Mary Houk collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SW0136
Abstract The collection includes personal papers, Browning and Houk's files, minutes of and correspondence with the American Association of Schools of Social Work, a 1928 survey by and correspondence with Sophonisba Breckenridge, a 1910 letter from Mary Richmond concerning widows' pensions, and photographs of noted personalities in the charity and welfare fields.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1910-1951; (bulk 1928-1951)

Max Bogner Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SW 30
Abstract Includes items related to the trade union movement in social work focusing on disputes, 1937-1941, between the Jewish Social Service Bureau of Los Angeles and its employees, represented by the Social Service Employees Union.
Dates: 1934-1952

Verl Lewis papers

 Collection
Identifier: SW0171
Abstract Verl Lewis was a social work educator, welfare administrator, and historian of the social work profession. The papers document Lewis' graduate social work education at the University of Chicago and at Case Western Reserve University and his subsequent professional career, primarily as a professor of social work at the University of Oregon (1949-1952), University of Connecticut (1955-1959), and University of Maryland (1959-1974). There are also records of his work as a public relief worker in...
Dates: 1930-1973