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Finding Aid for the Helen Manz Moede Papers, ca. 1929-1940
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content
  • Organization and Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms
  • Related Material

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Helen Manz Moede Papers,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1929-1940
    Collection number: 912
    Creator: Moede, Helen Manz
    Extent: 8 boxes (4.0 linear ft.)
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Restrictions on Access

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

    Additional Physical Form Available

    A copy of the original version of this online finding aid is available at the UCLA Department of Special Collections for in-house consultation and may be obtained for a fee. Please contact:
    • Public Services Division
    • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
    • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
    • Box 951575
    • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
    • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
    • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    • Gift of Mrs. Walter Moede, 1966.
    • Gift of Joan Moede Schreiber, 1986.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Helen Manz Moede Papers (Collection 912). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of reports, day books, one reel of film, and related printed material of Helen Moede, counselor and teacher at Los Angeles Juvenile Detention Center. Includes her writings on Girls' Club activities and reports of Girls' Cottage, Los Angeles County juvenile hall. Also includes diaries and letters, mostly from girls, as well as from staff and friends.

    Organization and Arrangement

    Arranged in the following series:
    1. Papers written by Moede and others about The Girls' Club, newsletters (Boxes 1-2).
    2. Moede's, Recollections of juvenile hall (UCLA oral history) (Box 2).
    3. Conduct record and cottage reports (Boxes 1-3).
    4. Letters from girls, staff, and friends (Boxes 4-8).
    5. Diaries.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Moede, Helen Manz--Archives.
    Los Angeles County Juvenile Hall--Officials and employees--Archives.

    Related Material

    Recollections of Juvenile Hall [oral history transcript] / Helen Manz Moede, interviewee. UCLA Oral History Department interview, c. 1969. Available at Department of Special Collections, UCLA.