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Guide to the Florence Richardson Wyckoff papers, 1938-1984
MS 96  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biography
  • Scope and content of the collection
  • Arrangement
  • Related Material
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Florence Richardson Wyckoff papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1938-1984
    Collection number: MS 96
    Creator: Wyckoff, Florence Richardson
    Extent: 16.2 linear ft.

    40 document boxes
    Repository: University of California, Santa Cruz. University Library.Special Collections, McHenry Library
    Santa Cruz, California 95064
    Abstract: This collection includes books, periodicals, files, correspondence, research materials, government publications, and miscellaneous materials related to Florence Wyckoff's activism in the fields of health, housing, social work, cultural affairs, education, and the welfare of migrant farmworkers.
    Physical location: Stored offsite at NRLF: Advance notice is required for access to the papers.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and theirs heirs. For permission to publish or to reproduce the material, please contact the Special Collections Librarian.

    Preferred Citation

    Florence Richardson Wyckoff papers, MS 96, Special Collections, University Library, University of California, Santa Cruz.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Florence Richardson Wyckoff.

    Biography

    Social activist who worked at national, state and local levels on behalf of migrant families and community growth among dispossessed groups.

    Scope and content of the collection

    This collection includes books, periodicals, files, correspondence, research materials, government publications, and miscellaneous materials related to Florence Wyckoff's activism in the fields of health, housing, social work, cultural affairs, education, and the welfare of migrant farmworkers.

    Arrangement

    Donor arrangement has been followed.

    Related Material

    Florence Richardson Wyckoff, Fifty Years of Grassroots Social Activism, published by Regional History Project, University of California, Santa Cruz, c1987-1990, CT275.W93A3 1987

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Health planning--California
    Public housing--United States
    Visiting nurses--California--Santa Cruz County
    Health services administration--California
    Rural health services--California
    Health education--California
    Public health personnel--Education--California
    Migrant agricultural laborers--California
    Community development, Urban--California--Santa Cruz County
    Social work with youth--California
    Economic assistance, Domestic--California--Santa Cruz County
    Olson, Culbert Levy, 1876-
    Wyckoff, Hubert C. (Hubert Coke), 1901-
    Cranston, Alan MacGregor
    California. Governor's Advisory Committee on Children and Youth. Subcommittee on the Migrant Child
    Santa Cruz County (Calif.)--Cultural policy
    California--Politics and government--1850-1950