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Citizens' Child Welfare Study Committee reports 1947

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S3338 (Text) 00000106296437 Manuscripts Available -

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General Note: Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/03/10 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield. EAD finding aid created 2016/03/10 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield. EAD finding aid revised 2016/07/11 by Brittany Kropf.
Restrictions on Access Note: This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.: This collection comprises four reports from the Citizens' Child Welfare Study Committee in 1947 regarding the needs and services provided for children and young adults in Marion County, particularly in the legal and educational systems. The "Survey Report of the Juvenile Aid Division, Indianapolis Police Department" provides statistics of arrests from 1938 to 1946, descriptions of facilities, and recommendations for changes. The "Survey Report of The Marion County Juvenile Court and The Juvenile Center" and "Survey Report of Social Service, Public Schools" likewise offer information on the contemporary state of affairs and recommendations for improvements. The final report reports the needs for child welfare in Marion County, including weekly food allowances, rent, and clothing distribution.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Citizens' Child Welfare Study Committee reports, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data: The Citizens' Child Welfare Study Committee issued three reports in June, 1947 concerning the state of needs and social services for children and young adults in public schools, the police department, and juvenile court in Marion County, Indiana.
Ownership and Custodial History: This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note: No further additions are expected.
Subject: Charities > Indiana.
Child welfare.
Community-based child welfare.
Juvenile courts.
Public schools.
Social service.
Indiana > Societies and clubs.
Marion County (Ind.)

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