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7-11 Campaign to Change Standards 7 and 11 collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SW0361
Dates: Majority of material found within 1990-1991

Abortion Rights Council of Minnesota records

Identifier: SW0127

The collection includes minutes, newsletters, clippings, and related reference items.

Dates: 1967-1973

AFFILIA editorial files

Identifier: SW0111

Contains administrative records, such as board meeting minutes, policy statements, financial records, production files, subscription materials, editorial files, and general correspondence.

Dates: 1986-2002

AFL-CIO Community Service Activities records

Identifier: SW0020
Abstract The records reflect organized labor's efforts to increase membership involvement in such community health, welfare, and recreation programs as blood banks, counselling and referral services, or strike assistance. The collection includes incomplete material from predecessor agencies: the AFL's Labor League for Human Rights and the CIO War Relief Committee, later renamed the National CIO Community Services Committee. Also included are correspondence, a reference manual, director's reports,...
Dates: 1942-1967

Agnes Leach papers

Identifier: SW 217

Correspondence between Agnes Brown Leach, a Survey Associates board member, and Paul Kellogg, editor of the Survey.

Dates: 1927-1952

Albert J. Kennedy papers

Identifier: sw0144

The Albert J Kennedy papers contain Kennedy's research and writing, including his typed manuscript for Social Settlements in New York City, as well as published and unpublished articles on arts in the settlements, on early settlement leaders, and on settlement contributions to race relations.

Dates: 1900-1969

Aldred A. Heckman papers

Identifier: SW 161
Abstract The collection includes Heckman's speeches, professional correspondence, and working files from his agency, foundation, and voluntary activities, reflecting his involvement in national professional associations, and in St. Paul civic affiars. Heckman's interest in social policy issues, such as the delivery and management of health care services, education, corrections, and family relief are well-documented. Also included are surveys Heckman conducted in the 1930s and 1940s of community...
Dates: 1930-1979

Alfred J. Kahn collection

Identifier: SW0309

Books, reports, articles and testimony on social work authored by Alfred J. Kahn. Topics include social policy, social planning, comparative U.S. and international child and family policy, juvenile delinquency, and social work education.

Dates: 1949-2004

Alice Taylor Davis papers

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

Alliance of Cambridge Settlement Houses records

Identifier: SW 0057
Abstract The Alliance of Cambridge Settlement Houses records consist of minutes, correspondence, project applications and reports, financial documents, and group work records. The Alliance of Cambridge Settlement Houses was a federation of Cambridge, Massachusetts, neighborhood centers, incorporated in June 1963. Participants included Cambridge Community Center, Cambridge Neighborhood House, East End House, and Margaret Fuller House. The records, which are mostly from the 1960s, reflect problems of...
Dates: 1902-1914; 1939-1971; (bulk 1960-1969)

Alvin Schorr papers

Identifier: SW0103

The Alvin Schorr papers reflect his influential career in the field of social work, in both the government and academic sectors, from the 1940's through the 1980s. The collection includes Schorr's books, (some in manuscript form), articles, and speeches, his professional correspondence files, and working files from his government and private-sector positions and activities.

Dates: 1948-1983

American Immigration and Citizenship Conference records

Identifier: SW 128

The American Immigration and Citizenship Conference records include materials relating to the Conference's efforts to monitor and influence federal immigration policies, especially efforts to replace or revise the national origins quota system and to liberalize policy on the admission of refugees.

Dates: 1932-1968

American Lutheran Church, Division of Social Services records

Identifier: SW 129

Records consist of reports, newsletters, and board minutes of state and regional Lutheran welfare organizations and local Lutheran welfare institutions.

Dates: 1929-1965

American Orthopsychiatric Association records

Identifier: SW 130

The collection contains copies of papers presented at the association's annual conferences, reflecting a multidisciplinary approach to a broad range of issues affecting children, adolescents, and their families, schools, and communities.

Dates: 1962-1977

American Public Welfare Association records

Identifier: SW 54
Abstract The collection consists of minutes, correspondence, memoranda, reports, publications, speeches, statements, and news clippings generated or collected by the American Public Welfare Association. APWA, founded in 1930 as the American Association of Public Welfare Officials, is a professional organization for staff members of public agencies and others interested in public welfare. APWA studies and distributes information regarding legislation and also offers its members professional...
Dates: 1930-1970

American Social Health Association Records

Identifier: SW0045
Abstract The records chronicle the American Social Health (originally "Hygiene") Association's efforts to control and prevent venereal disease, prostitution, and drug addiction through educational, legal, and medical measures. The records reflect considerable interaction with the armed forces, particularly during periods of war or full mobilization. Field reports document conditions in individual cities and the influence of housing, recreation, sanitation, and other factors on vice and public health....
Dates: 1905-2005

American Society of Public Administration records

Identifier: SW0131

The American Society for Public Administration records consists of board minutes, general correspondence, membership lists, and financial records.

Dates: 1940-1976

Anna B. Raines papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SW 195

One folder of photocopies of Anna Raines’ papers.

Dates: 1926-1955

Annie Laurie Baker Collection

 Collection — Box: SC 5
Identifier: sw0302
Scope and Contents

Articles and reports on: tuberculosis control; the Medical Social Service Progarm of the Wheat Ridge Foundation, American Red Cross public health and military hospital programs; and the Social Service Department of the University of Minnesota Hospitals. The materials were created or collected by Annie Laurie Baker, professor and director of the University Hospital Social Service Department at the University of Minnesota.

Dates: 1913-1974

Arthur Dunham papers

Identifier: SW0146

The collection consists primarily of biographical material on prominent social work figures compiled by Arthur Dunham. Also included in the collection are some records of the National Social Unit Organization, which promoted community organization and community based services.

Dates: 1917-1960

Arthur J. Hillman papers

Identifier: SW 165

The collection contains pamphlets on various social activities and issues of interest to Arthur Hillman as well as materials on the Association for the Study of Community Organization (ASCO).

Dates: 1931-1974; Majority of material found in 1936-1949

Arthur Spindler papers

Identifier: SW 270

Collection contains of the papers of Arthur Spindler, a public health and public welfare administrator.

Dates: circa 1965-1976

Association for Social Work with Groups records

Identifier: sw0091
Abstract Records of the Association for the Advancement of Social Work with Groups (AASWG), a professional organization promoting research, education, and practice standards in the field of group work. Contains correspondence, board and committee minutes, regional and local chapter files, project records, newsletters, and annual symposia files. Also, gifts of material from individual association members documenting the history of group work education and practice; AASWG committees; and the AASWG...
Dates: 1979-2000

Association for Voluntary Sterilization Records

Identifier: SW0015
Abstract Records of an organization advocating voluntary sterilization as a means of birth control and limiting population growth. Includes records of predecessor organizations that promoted eugenic sterilization. Contains primarily: minutes, correspondence, clippings, financial records, reports, and statistics showing sterilizations by state. Topics include: eugenic sterilization of mentally ill and developmentally disabled persons; medical, legal, and socio-economic aspects of sterilization;...
Dates: 1929-1981; Majority of material found within 1945-1977

Association for Women in Social Work

Identifier: sw0319

The Association for Women in Social Work records include correspondence, newsletters, and financial records as well as documents related to the Collective for the Study and Advancement of Feminist Social Work, which was also known as FemSchool. This was a series of summer gatherings of feminist academics and practitioners. The Association disbanded in 2000.

Dates: 1984-2000

Association of Junior Leagues of America Records,

Identifier: sw0014
Abstract Records of the national office of the Association of Junior Leagues of America (AJLA)consisting of files on local member leagues in cities throughout the country. Prominent topics include children's theater, volunteer services, civic art programs, welfare services in local communities, fund-raising, health and rehabilitation services, education, and the operation of individual leagues. Includes: correspondence, field visit reports, regional directories, reports, articles written for AJLA...
Dates: 1922-2001; (bulk 1932-1968)

Baccalaureate Program Directors Association records

Identifier: SW 271

Collection contains the records of the Baccalaureate Program Directors Association.

Dates: 1971-2005

Baden Street Settlement records

Identifier: SW0003

This Rochester, New York settlement house, which is still in operation, traces its origins to the work of the B'rith Kodesh Temple. The Baden Street Settlement records document child care, health care, casework, and group work at the settlement. The records include minutes from Board of Directors' meetings, annual reports, case reports, and commentary on the impact of the Great Depression and other events.

Dates: 1901-1966

Barbara Hodges papers

Identifier: SW 21

Included are materials relating to her courses at National Catholic School of Social Services, training courses for the Military Medical Service Corps, and the District of Columbia Public Health Department. Access Restrictions apply.

Dates: 1932-1970

Barbara W. Shank Papers

Identifier: sw0354
Content Description Papers Barbara W. Shank papers include materials from Professor Shank's time as professor and dean at the University of St. Thomas, University of St. Catherine School of Social Work. In particular, the files document her work with: the Council on Social Work Education, National Association of Deans and Directors of Schools of Social Work, Minnesota Conference of Social Work Education, Female Social Workers, Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors, National Association of...
Dates: 1973 - 2018

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