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Finding aid for the National Travelers Aid Association records 0485
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  • Title: National Travelers Aid Association records
    Collection number: 0485
    Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 0.21 Linear feet 1 box
    Date (inclusive): 1942-1982
    Abstract: The National Travelers Aid Assocation records consist primarily of papers and reports produced by the national association, and by the Wilmington office of the USO, in the 1940s and 1960s. Much of the material was collected by one of the caseworkers in the Wilmington office, Lola Selby, who was in charge of Travelers' Aid. Of especial interest are the papers and reports on services to mobile populations, and the scrapbook documenting the founding and activities of the Wilmington office of the USO during World War II.
    creator: National Travelers Aid Association.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder# or item name], National Travelers Aid Association records, Collection no. 0485, California Social Welfare Archives, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

    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.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Advance notice required for access.

    Scope and Content

    The National Travelers Aid Assocation records consist primarily of papers and reports produced by the national association, and by the Wilmington office of the USO, in the 1940s and 1960s. Much of the material was collected by one of the caseworkers in the Wilmington office, Lola Selby, who was in charge of Travelers' Aid. Of especial interest are the papers and reports on services to mobile populations, and the scrapbook documenting the founding and activities of the Wilmington office of the USO during World War II.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    National Travelers Aid Association. -- Archives
    Brochures
    Los Angeles County (Calif.)--Social conditions--Archival resources
    Reports
    Scrapbooks
    Travelers' aid societies--California--Los Angeles County--History--Archival resources
    Travelers' aid societies--United States--History--Archival resources