Michigan Welfare League Records

Accession Number: 
UR000332
Extent: 
74 linear feet (43 SB, 60 MB, 1 OS)
Date: 
1916-1965

The League is interested in physical and mental health, mental retardation, juvenile and adult corrections, family and child welfare, public assistance, recreation and group work, special education, aging, youth problems, migrant labor, and human relations. Minutes, newsletters, correspondence, and other documents reflect the League's work in these areas. Among the correspondents are Jerome Cavanagh, Anthony Celebrezze, Philip Hart, Walter Heller, Patrick McNamara, George Romney, George Smathers, Robert Weaver, and Leonard Woodcock.

Part 2 contains meeting minutes, research reports, and newsletters created by the League. Additionally, the collection holds correspondence between other nonprofit organizations and Michigan’s legislators. There are also documents about the formation of specific programs, and informational materials handed out to Michigan citizens.

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