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Finding aid for the Family Service of Los Angeles Area and Welfare Planning Council scrapbooks 0426
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  • Title: Family Service of Los Angeles Area and Welfare Planning Council scrapbooks
    Collection number: 0426
    Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 20.0 linear ft. 11 boxes
    Date: 1940s-1960s
    Abstract: This collection of scrapbooks originated with Family Service of Los Angeles Area and the Welfare Planning Council. The albums contain clippings regarding adoption; materials on the activities and functions of the Southeast Advisory Council of Family Service; the Welfare Planning Council; and the Neighborhood Youth Association of the Episcopalian Church. Also included is an album celebrating Evelyn Davis' nomination and reception of the Koshland Award. The dates of the scrapbooks' material range from the late 1940s to the early 1960s.

    Related Archival Materials

    Family Service of Los Angeles records, Collection no. 0400, California Social Welfare Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

    Conditions Governing Access

    Advance notice required for access.

    Conditions Governing Use

    The use of archival materials for on-site research does not constitute permission from the California Social Welfare Archives to publish them. Copyright has not been assigned to the California Social Welfare Archives, and the researcher is instructed to obtain permission to quote from or publish manuscripts in the CSWA's collections from the copyright holder.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder# or item name],Family Service of Los Angeles Area and Welfare Planning Council scrapbooks, Collection no. 0426, California Social Welfare Archives, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

    Scope and Content

    This collection is an unusual assortment of scrapbooks originating, mainly, with Family Service of Los Angeles Area and the Welfare Planning Council. Five albums (from Family Service) contain solely clippings of newspaper stories about adoption from California newspapers. Album no. 3 has information identifying the agency that gathered these clippings for Family Service--Allen's. Two albums (nos. 6 and 7) contain materials on the activities and functions of the Southeast Advisory Council, Family Service. Two others concern the Welfare Planning Council: albums nos. 9 and 10, while album no. 8 concerns the Neighborhood Youth Association of the Episcopalian Church. Finally, album no. 11 celebrates Evelyn Davis' nomination and reception of the Koshland Award. The dates of the scrapbooks' material range from the late 1940s to the early 1960s.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Family Service of Los Angeles Area. Southeast Advisory Council. -- Archives
    Los Angeles County (Calif.). Dept. of Children and Family Services. -- Archives
    Neighborhood Youth Association (Los Angeles, Calif.). -- Archives
    Welfare Planning Council, Los Angeles Region. -- Archives
    Adoption--California--Archival resources
    Clippings
    Correspondence
    Ephemera
    Photographs
    Scrapbooks
    Social service--Awards--California--Archival resources
    Social service--California--Archival resources