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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Special Collections
    Title: Jack Rugh papers
    creator: Rugh, Jack Leighton, 1911-
    Identifier/Call Number: 0604
    Identifier/Call Number: 1789
    Physical Description: 2 Linear Feet 2 bankers boxes
    Date (inclusive): 1937-1995
    Date (bulk): 1971-1985
    Abstract: Jack Rugh was a labor relations representative in California's Department of Employment from 1940 until his retirement in 1971. In addition to his work in labor relations, Rugh was a regional coordinator for services to the handicapped. In 1967 Rugh was appointed by Governor Reagan to the Governor's Committee for Employment of the Handicapped. He continued to speak and publish on labor relations, the employment of the handicapped, and the employment of ex-offenders after his retirement. This small collection consists of papers, publications, ephemera, and realia pertaining to Jack Rugh's life and career through the mid-1990s. They are chiefly the records related to his work on employing the handicapped and his work on the California Governor's Committee on Employment of the Handicapped.

    Biographical / Historical

    Jack Rugh was a labor relations representative in California's Department of Employment from 1940 until his retirement in 1971. In addition to his work in labor relations, Rugh was a regional coordinator for services to the handicapped-- a job he continued well after his retirement. In 1967 Rugh was appointed by Governor Reagan to the Governor's Committee for Employment of the Handicapped, a post he held for four years. After Rugh's retirement, he continued to speak and publish on labor relations, the employment of the handicapped, and the employment of ex-offenders.

    Scope and Contents

    This small collection consists of papers, publications, ephemera, and realia pertaining to Jack Rugh's life and career through the mid-1990s. They are chiefly the records related to his work on employing the handicapped and his work on the California Governor's Committee on Employment for the Handicapped.

    Conditions Governing Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: 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 from the copyright holder to quote from or publish manuscripts in the CSWA's collections.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder# or item name], Jack Rugh papers, Collection no. 0604, California Social Welfare Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    People with disabilities -- Employment -- California -- Los Angeles County -- Archival resources
    Ephemera
    Publications
    Realia
    Rugh, Jack Leighton, 1911- -- Archives
    California Governor's Committee for Employment of the Handicapped -- Archives