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

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Child Welfare League of America records

 Collection
Identifier: sw0055
Overview 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 Day...
Dates: 1900-2003

Christian Carl Carstens papers,

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: SW 88
Overview Photocopies of speeches, articles, and reports by Carstens.
Dates: 1919-1939

Gertrude Zimand papers

 Collection
Identifier: SW 212
Overview Collection contains the papers and records of Gertrude Zimand’s career with the National Child Labor Committee.
Dates: 1915-1966

Howard W. Hopkirk papers

 Collection
Identifier: sw0132
Overview 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