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University of Southern California School of Social Work records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 0294

Scope and Content

The collection is organized into the following series: Series 1. Administration, 1928-1995 Series 2. Alumni Association, 1940-1997 Series 3. Board of Councilors, 1986-1988 Series 4. Centers and Institutes, 1958-1993 Series 5. Inter-University Consortia, 1988-1996 Series 6. Directories, 1938-1995 Series 7. Doctoral Program, 1957-1984 Series 8. Faculty, 1938-1998 Series 9. Faculty Papers, 1917-1998 Series 10. Field Training, 1946-1984 Series 11. Industrial Social Work Program, 1974-1998 Series 12. Social Work Library, 1976-1997 Series 13. Los Amigos de la Humanidad, 1971-1985 Series 14. Newsletters, 1947-1996 Series 15. Orange County Program, 1988-1991 Series 16. Photographs, 1950-1994 Series 17. Social Work Papers, 1961-1981 Series 18. Sponsored Conferences and Institutes, 1965-2000 Series 19. Standing Committees, 1936-1998 Series 20. Students, 1977-2000.


  • 1928 - 2005

Conditions Governing Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for access.

Publication Rights

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.


50 Linear Feet (50 boxes)

Language of Materials



The records of the USC School of Social Work include administrative, curriculum, and professional materials created by the faculty of the School. Also included are Alumni Association papers and materials created by various student associations and caucuses. This is an on-going collection.

Publish Basic
John Howard Fowler
Language of description
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Revision Statements

  • 2020 March: The Family Preservation Archives material had previously been minimally described under this collection. In 2020, Bo Doub and Claude Zachary separated the Family Preservation Archives records into its own collection.

Repository Details

Part of the USC Libraries Special Collections Repository

Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles California 90089-0189 United States