The collection consists mostly of correspondence, ephemera, and materials such as newspaper clippings related to Engleman's
career in social work and to his personal life.
An immigrant from Poland, Harry Engelman (b. 1909) was a social worker who began his career in the New York City Department
of Welfare in 1938 and, after a move to the West Coast, received his MSW from the University of Southern California (1961).
He would later lecture in the School of Social Work at USC, and was a long-time worker in the California Department of Social
Services, where he served as a referee, among other things.
0.42 linear ft.
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