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  • Title: George B. Mangold papers
    Collection number: 0282
    Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 1.0 linear ft. 1 box
    Date (inclusive): 1916-1962
    Abstract: Articles and publications by and about Dr. George B. Mangold (1876-1962), who was Professor of Sociology and Social Work at USC from 1928 to 1946.
    creator: Mangold, George B., (George Benjamin), b. 1876

    Scope and Content

    Articles and publications by and about Dr. George B. Mangold (1876-1962), who was Professor of Sociology and Social Work at USC from 1928 to 1946.


    Donated by Janet Mangold Dahlquist, widow of Dr. Mangold, May 31, 1990.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder# or item name], George B. Mangold papers, Collection no. 0282, University Archives, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

    Conditions Governing Access

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

    Conditions Governing Use

    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.

    Biographical note

    Born July 7, 1876 in Waupeton, Iowa; A.B. Cornell College, Mt. Vernon, Iowa; attended Drew Theological Seminary; M.A. University of Chicago; Ph.D. University of Wisconsin; Lecturer, Washington State College; Instructor, University of Pennsylvania; Expert Agent, United States Bureau of Labor; Director, Missouri School of Social Economy, University of Missouri; Lecturer in Summer Sessions of Iowa State University, Emory University, University of Omaha, University of California, Berkeley and Los Angeles; Professor of Sociology and Social Work, 1928-1946, University of Southern California; Visiting Professor, George Pepperdine College, Los Angeles; Member of Executive Committee of Los Angeles Metropolitan Welfare Board and Los Angeles County Probation Committee. Died May 11, 1962 in Los Angeles.

    Director of social surveys of the following cities:

    1. St. Louis, Missouri, published as "The Challenge of St. Louis"
    2. San Jose, California, published as "A Better San Jose"
    3. San Diego, California, published as "Community Welfare in San Diego"
    4. Riverside, California
    5. Pomona, California
    6. Long Beach, California, published as "Life in Long Beach"
    7. Santa Monica, California

    Author of:

    1. The Labor Argument in Protective Tariff Controversy
    2. Children Born out of Wedlock
    3. Child Problems
    4. Problems of Child Welfare
    5. Social Pathology
    6. Organization of Social Welfare

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Mangold, George B., (George Benjamin), b. 1876 -- Archives
    University of Southern California. -- Faculty
    Social service literature--United States--Archival resources
    Social service--Archival resources
    Social service--Research--California--Archival resources