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Child welfare -- United States -- History -- Sources

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Child Welfare League of America records

Identifier: sw0055
Abstract Records of a national social service agency dedicated to research, advocacy, policy legislation, and standards in the field of child welfare. Includes minutes, memoranda, reports, correspondence, conference programs, publications, and professional standards. Also includes five microfilm reels containing: minutes from the board of directors, executive committee, annual meetings, and standing committees, as well as newsletters and bulletins (1915-1955); minutes of the National Association of...
Dates: 1900-2003

Christian Carl Carstens papers,

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: SW 88

Photocopies of speeches, articles, and reports by Carstens.

Dates: 1919-1939

Gertrude Zimand papers

Identifier: SW 212

Collection contains the papers and records of Gertrude Zimand’s career with the National Child Labor Committee.

Dates: 1915-1966

Howard W. Hopkirk papers

Identifier: sw0132

The papers of Howard W. Hopkirk, who served periodically as executive director of the Child Welfare League of America from 1940 through 1948 and was superintendent of a number of children's institutions. Hopkirk's professional efforts focused on child welfare, especially standards in child care, church-related child welfare programs, and the relative merits of institutions and foster home care.

Dates: 1922-1963