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Finding aid for the National Association of Social Workers, Los Angeles Area and California Chapters records 0487
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  • Title: National Association of Social Workers, Los Angeles Area and California Chapters records
    Collection number: 0487
    Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 2.5 Linear feet 6 boxes
    Date (inclusive): 1955-1998
    Abstract: The National Association of Social Workers, Los Angeles Area and California Chapters records consist of meeting minutes, committee reports, memorandums, and newsletters, produced by and for the social work community in California, 1955-1998. The records document the creation of the Los Angeles Area chapter of the NASW and the California Council in the 1950s; the activities of various committees and sections, including Children and Family Services, Nominating, Program, and Group Work; and the creation and activities of the Greater California Chapter in the 1970s (a consolidation of 13 area chapters). The records contain a large number of both chapters' newsletters, which make up the bulk of the records.
    creator: National Association of Social Workers. California Chapter.
    creator: National Association of Social Workers. California Council.
    creator: National Association of Social Workers. Los Angeles Area Chapter.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder# or item name], National Association of Social Workers, Los Angeles Area and California Chapters records, Collection no. 0487, California Social Welfare Archives, Special Collections, 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.

    Scope and Content

    The National Association of Social Workers, Los Angeles Area and California Chapters records consist of meeting minutes, committee reports, memorandums, and newsletters, produced by and for the social work community in California, 1955-1998. The records document the creation of the Los Angeles Area chapter of the NASW and the California Council in the 1950s; the activities of various committees and sections, including Children and Family Services, Nominating, Program, and Group Work; and the creation and activities of the Greater California Chapter in the 1970s (a consolidation of 13 area chapters). The records contain a large number of both chapters' newsletters, which make up the bulk of the records.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    National Association of Social Workers. California Chapter. -- Archives
    National Association of Social Workers. California Council. -- Archives
    National Association of Social Workers. Los Angeles Area Chapter. -- Archives
    Agendas (administrative records)
    Annual reports
    Brochures
    Memorandums
    Minutes
    Newsletters
    Reports
    Social service--California--20th century--Archival resources
    Social service--California--Los Angeles County--Archival resources