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Corporate Author Jewish Family Service of Los Angeles (Calif.)
Title The Jewish Family Service of Los Angeles collection, 1902-1979.
LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Special Collections Reading Room  CD988 .W441 1902  no.27    DUE 11-08-14
 Special Collections Reading Room  CD988 .W441 1902  no.28    DUE 11-08-14
 Special Collections Reading Room  CD988 .W441 1902  no.29    DUE 11-08-14
 Special Collections Reading Room  CD988 .W441 1902  no.30    DUE 11-08-14
 Special Collections Reading Room  CD988 .W441 1902  no.31    DUE 11-08-14
 Stored Special Collections & Archives  CD988 .W441 1902  no.1    IN LIBRARY
 Stored Special Collections & Archives  CD988 .W441 1902  no.2    IN LIBRARY
 Stored Special Collections & Archives  CD988 .W441 1902  no.3    IN LIBRARY
 Stored Special Collections & Archives  CD988 .W441 1902  no.4    IN LIBRARY
 Stored Special Collections & Archives  CD988 .W441 1902  no.5    IN LIBRARY

  
Description 26 boxes (13 ft) + 145 sound cassettes.
Access Restricted: Because of the sensitive nature of information found in collection case files, restrictions apply to records in Series VI.
Summary Established 1854 as Hebrew Benevolent Society to provide funeral services and charity. Merged with Ladies' Hebrew Benevolent Society in 1916 forming the Jewish Aid Society. In 1929 renamed Jewish Social Service Bureau. Changed name to Jewish Family Service of Los Angeles in 1946.
Records of the JPS. Includes correspondence, 1933-1973, minutes, 1902-1977, subject files, 1930-1975, administrative records, 1923- 1977, financial records, 1926-1972, case files, 1935-1967 (restricted), and other printed materials, 1943-1977. Also oral history tapes and transcripts.
Note JFSLA; Deposit; 1980; 81-5;82-11.
Finding Aids Urban Archives Center.
Reference Room.
Subject Jewish Family Service of Los Angeles (Calif.)
Jewish Family Service of Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Archives.
Jews -- California -- Los Angeles -- Charities -- Sources.
OCLC number 17398767