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Inventory of the Dept. of Consumer Affairs, Board of Cosmetology Records
F3578  
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  • Agency History

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Dept. of Consumer Affairs, Board of Cosmetology Records
    Inventory: F3578
    Creator: Dept. of Professional and Vocational Standards, Board of Cosmetology
    Repository: California State Archives
    Sacramento, California
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Publication Rights

    For permission to reproduce or publish, please contact the California State Archives. Permission for reproduction or publication is given on behalf of the California State Archives as the owner of the physical items. The researcher assumes all responsibility for possible infringement which may arise from reproduction or publication of materials from the California State Archives collections.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Dept. of Consumer Affairs, Board of Cosmetology Records, F3578, California State Archives.

    Agency History

    The State Board of Cosmetology was created in 1927 (ch. 845; in effect July 30, 1927) to give examinations and issue licenses to qualified hairdressers, cosmeticians, manicurists, instructors, cosmetology establishments, etc. The listing below includes all Board records catalogued as of 10-30-75. Individual Finding Aids for portions of this Records Group exist and are so noted. These Finding Aids are ostensibly selected lists of minorities (Black, Male, Mexican-Spanish, Oriental, Foreign born, and Hawaiian) who applied to and were licensed by the Board. Other applications were selected on the basis of hair styles and made of dress. All applications include essential biographical dates as age, residnece, place and date of birth, formal education, work experience and training at a licensed school of cosmetology. Numerical information refers to application numbers. All series are broken series unless otherwise stated.