Engelman (Harry) papers Edit


Finding Aid Author
Clay Stalls
Finding Aid Date
2000 May 9
Description Rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard


  • 1936 – 2000 (Creation)


  • 0.42 Linear Feet (Whole)
    1 box

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  • 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.

  • Biographical note

    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.

  • Abstract

    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.

  • Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder# or item name], Harry Engelman papers, Collection no. 0424, California Social Welfare Archives, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California