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Abraham Epstein papers, 1918-1945

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Call No.: MS#0397
Bib ID 4078739 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Epstein, Abraham, 1892-1942
Title Abraham Epstein papers, 1918-1945
Physical Description 80 boxes (80 boxes 1 flat box)
Language(s) English .
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Description

Summary

Correspondence, manuscripts, documents, minutes, lists, reports, financial records, and printed materials of Abraham Epstein. The personal and business papers relate to his fight on behalf of Social Security and old age pensions.

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Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Abraham Epstein papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

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Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 06/--/89.

Revision Description

2009-06-26 File created.

2012-01- 26 EAD created by PTL

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

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Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Old age pensions Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Older people -- Economic conditions Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Social problems Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Social reformers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Social security -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Research Director, Pennsylvania Commission on Old Age Pensions, 1918-1921 and 1923-1927; Executive Secretary, American Association for Social Security, 1927-1942.

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Contents List



Box 1 Adams Jane--Correspondence (October 1929-June 1935)


Box 1 Advisory Commission to the Council of National: Defense Reports, etc. (July 194O-.January 1941)


Box 1 Alabama--Correspondence (April 1929-June 1938)


Box 1 Amalgamated Bank of Now York--Correspondence (June 1931-January 1952)


Box 1 American Child, published by the National Child Labor Committee., N.Y. City (November 1931-April 1941)


Box 1 America. Association for Economic Freedom, Wash., D.C.--Correspondence, declaration, etc. (October 1937-February 1938)



Box 2 American Association for Social Security:


Box 2 Appeals for money--Correspondence, etc. (May 1931-November 1942)


Box 2 Appeals foundations--Correspondence, etc. (January 1932-0ct. 1935)


Box 2 Bill--"A State Old Age Assistance Bill"


Box 2 Commended in correspondence (June 1932-April 1941)


Box 2 Comments on work & N.Y. old age pension bills (March 1926-April 1931)


Box 2 Constitution:


Box 2 Correspondence


Box 2 Suggested draft


Box 2 Cooperative struggle for existence--Correspondence, announcement, etc. (December 1941-September 1942)


Box 2 Luce's Press Clipping Bureau--Correspondence (June 1931-June 1943)


Box 2 Nice letters responding to appeals, etc. (October-November 1941)


Box 2 Organization--Beginning--Correspondence, minutes, etc. (January-December 1927)



Box 3 Press release (January 1957-November 1958)


Box 3 Press release (February 1959-0ct. 1940)


Box 3 Publicity--Correspondence (April 1941-January 1942)


Requests for information:


Box 3 1 (May - December 1928)


Box 3 2 (January- February 1929)


Box 3 3 (March - April 1929)


Box 3 4 (May- October 1929)


Box 3 5 (August- October 1929)



Box 4 A.A.S.S.:


Box 4 Advisory Council--Correspondence (October 1927-November 1933)


Advisory Com. on Social Insurance--Correspondence, lists, etc.:


Box 4 1 (June 1935)


Box 4 2 (July 1933-December 1940)


Board of Directors:


Box 4 Invitations to meetings:


Box 4 (January 1937-December 1938)


Box 4 (January 1939-November 1940)


Box 4 Minutes (October 1935-December 1940)



Box 5 Executive Committee meetings--Correspondence, minutes, etc.:


Box 5 1 (September 1929-December 1930)


Box 5 2 (January 1931-Apr1 l932)


Box 5 Minutes, agenda, etc. (March 1927-May 1933)


Social security (monthly):


Box 5 Free mailing lists:


Box 5 1 (March 1933-NUv. 1936)


Box 5 2 (February 1937-November 1941)



Box 6 American Council on Public Affairs. Schnapper, Morris B.:


Box 6 Correspondence, pamphlets, etc. (December 1937-November 1941)


American Federation of Labor:


Box 6 Correspondence, draft, etc. (November 1929-5ept. 1942)


Box 6 Maurer, James H. -- Correspondence (February 1927)


Box 6 Pres. Green, William-- Correspondence, bills, etc. (August 1931-March 1936)


Box 6 American Mercury--Correspondence (November 1930-February 1932)


Box 6 American various assns.--National conferences--Program (May-December 1933)


Box 6 Appeal for charity--C1ippings, pamphlets, etc. (December 1924-February 1929)



Box 7 Argentina--Pensions, correspondence, etc. (1921-June 1927)


Box 7 Arizona--Correspondence (September 1930-July 1933)


Box 7 Arkansas--Correspondence (February 1929-Feg. 1940)


Box 7 Associated Silk Workers. Matthews, Joseph E.--Correspondence (January1930-February1932)


Associations of social work, workers, consumers, universities, churches, etc.:


Box 7 Correspondence lists, etc. (September1928-April 1941)


Box 7 Austria--Acts, etc. (December1906-December 1924)


Box 7 Australia--Pamphlets, regulation, table, forms, correspondence (l908-December1926)



Box 8 Bardwell, Francis, Bureau of Old Age Assistance, MA.-Correspondence (April 1931-April 1942)


Box 8 Barkin, Solomon--Correspondence (May-July 1933)


Box 8 Battle, George G.--Correspondence (March 1931-March 1932)


Box 8 Belgium--Bul., pamphlet (1925)


Box 8 Billikopf, Dr. Jacob--Correspondence(January1928-1930/1931-January1942)


Box 8 Bills 1931--Drafts--Arkansas, Conn., Mich., Ohio


Box 8 Blossom, Frederick A. Correspondence, etc (January 1932-March 1942)


Box 8 Bradon, Jack. The Truth About Weekly Industrial Insurance) (magazine), Chicago, Ill.—Corerspondence (June 1933-April 1937)


Box 8 Brazil--Décret No. 4,682 (Janvier 1923)


Box 8 Broadeasting--WNYC (February1938)


Box 8 Brookwood, Inc., A School for.Progressive Labor Education --Correspondence, etc. (October1927-March 1936)


Box 8 Bulgaria-regulat1ons, etc. (March 1906-June 1924)


Box 8 Burlingham, C. C., N.Y.City--Correspondence, etc. (March 1929-November1939)



Box 9 Caldwell, Helen E .Irving, N.J.-- Correspondence. (August1928-January1930)


Box 9 California--Correspondence (February l939-February1942)


Box 9 CaliSocial Welfare Dept.-- Correspondence. (January1929-December1938)


Box 9 Canada--Correspondence (December1929-January1942)


Box 9 Canada. Dept. of Labour. Government. Annuities Branch--Report, Correspondence, etc. (March 1936-April 1938)


Box 9 Canada Toronto. Cohen, J.L. -- Correspondence. (April 1927-November1928)


Box 9 Cartoons, drawings, etc.--Old age pensions (February 1932-July 1935)


Box 9 Chamberlin, Joseph P ~ Columbia University--Correspondence, (1928-1936)


Box 9 Chile--Articles (1924)


Box 9 Christian Social Justice Fund. Gilman, Elizabeth--Correspondence, (January 28-December 31)(January'32-July'38)



Box 10 Christmas appeal--Clippings, etc. (Dee.1930)


Box 10 Clark, ProJane, Perry. The rise of a new federalism--Correspondence, (July 1937-June 1938)


Box 10 Cochran, Edwin Paul-- Correspondence (September1939-January1941)


Box 10 Cogswell, Edmund S Extent of old age dependency (November-December 1926)


Box 10 Cohen, Wilbur H. See: S.S.B.


Box 10 Colorado--Correspondence (March 1938-August 1940)


Box 10 Colorado Denver—Com. and general correspondence (July 1931-September1938)


Box 10 Columbia University. Seager, Henry R - Correspondence. (February1930)


Box 10 Connecticut--Correspondence, etc. (February1934-June 1940)


Box 10 Conn, Commission on Old Age Pensions. Meeker, Royal-- Correspondence.(June 1931-August 1934)


Box 10 Conn. Com. for Old Age Security:


Box 10 Correspondence., etc. (June 1934-October1935)


Box 10 Minutes (February1936-January1935)


Box 10 Conn. Federation of Labor. Egan, John J.-- Correspondence. (March'30-September '41


Box 10 Czechoslovakia—Regulations (December 192l)



Box 11 Delaware--Correspondence, etc. (February1929-September19S6)


Box 11 Denmark--Notifications (June 1922-February1925)


Box 11 Devine, Dr. Edward T -- Correspondence. (January1932-May 1937)


Box 11 Dies Com.--Amer. Youth Cong. rebuffed by Epstein, A.—Correspondence (October-December'31


Box 11 Dill-Connery bill 1932 & l934-- Correspondence. (February'32-May'34) in 4 Folders., 1932


Box 11 Douglas, ProPaul H., University of Chicago -- Correspondence. (January '29-January '42)


Box 11 duPont, Alfred I., Wilmington, Del.-- Correspondence. (October'3O-June '36)



Box 12 The Eagle magazine (September1922 &December 1923)--Correspondence, clippings, etc. (July '33-September'37)


Box 12 Eag1es, Fraternal Order of --Bulletins, Correspondence, etc. (April '22-November '27)


Box 12 Elias, Harry L. - Correspondence. (February 1931-August 1933)


Box 12 Emergency Work Bureau--Correspondence, payroll sheets, etc. (December '30-October '35)



Box 13 Epstein, A.:


Box 13 Articles (September 1923-?) in 4 Folders.


Box 13 Correspondence (July 1950-1939) in 6 Folders.


Box 13 Biographical materials


Box 13 Biography by Preo, Fred L.



Box 14 Biography &. Comment by Leonard, Oscar (February 1938)


Box 14 Centennial Observance of the 100th Anniversary of Epstein's birth. (Correspondence and printed materials, 1992)


Box 14 Helping far immigration visa:


Box 14 Guigui, Albert--Correspondence, (February-April 1942)


Box 14 Wadler, Arnold (September '40-December '41)


Box 14 Rager, Dr. Fritz--Correspondence, etc. (April '38-November '41)


Box 14 Personal correspondence (February 1927-June 1932) in 2 Folders.


Box 14 Radio ta1ks--Correspondence, (October 1936-December 1940)


Box 14 Research--Cards, clippings.


Box 14 Speeches &lecture series--Perry & Wise, Inc.--Correspondence, lists, news releases, etc. (November'37-June '38)


Box 14 Syllabi for (Comparative) Social Security courses (1941-1942)



Box 15 Speaking endangerments--Correspondence, etc. (October '33-December '37) in 6 fo1ders.



Box 16 Speaking engagements--Correspondence, etc. (January'33-May '39) in 2 Folders.


Box 16 Western lecture tours, 1936 & 1937 in 5 Folders., 1936, 1937



Box 17 The Challenge of the aged--Correspondence, etc. ('28-September'42) in 4 Folders


Box 17 Insecurity: a challenge to America (l936-July 1942) in 4 Folders.



Box 18 The Insurance Racket, articles (1930-1934) in 5 Folders.


Box 18 N.Y.U. term papers by his student.(June 1940-January 1942) in 4 Folders.



Box 19 Epstein, Henrietta (Mrs. Abraham)--Correspondence, (December 1937-May 1938)


Box 19 Epstein, the Abraham Testimonial Com. --Financial statements, appeals, etc. (January 1942-February 1943)


Box 19 Evening Sun, Baltimore. Fitzgerald, Stephen E.—Corresponence (January '37-October '40


Box 19 Federated Press—releases in I


Box 19 Federated Press--Releases on old age pensions, labor movement, etc. (July 1927-June 1934)


Box 19 Florida--Correspondence (February 1928-October 1939)


Box 19 Flynn, John T. --Correspondence against Epstein's militancy, statements about several state and associations, etc. (February '39-May '40)


Box 19 Foreign correspondence (January 1930-June 1941) in 4 Folders.



Box 20 Foundations. The Thrift & Security Foundation. Fell, Herbert N.--Correspondence (August 1937-October 1937)


Box 20 Foundations, Philanthropic--Pamphlets, reports, clippings, & Correspondence, (1930-May 1942)


France:


Box 20 Act (July 1909), rapports, bul. (1923-September 1925)


Box 20 Pamphlets, etc. (1900-Mars 1925) in 2 Folders.


Box 20 France, Clemens J. --Correspondence (March 1941-April 1943)


Box 20 Fur industry--Charity chest--Correspondence( etc. (I1ay 1929-January 1940)



Box 21 Gage, Margaret--Correspondence (February 1935-June 1943)


Box 21 Gale, Zona's story Lights out (1932-1934)


Box 21 General Welfare Act--Correspondence, etc. (September 1937-January 1940)


Box 21 Georgia--Correspondence (February 1929-April 1940)


Box 21 Germany--Pamphlet & correspondence (July-September 1921)


Box 21 Gilbert, Mart & E. Albert, Philadelphia, Pa. --Correspondence, (February 1936-May 1937)


Box 21 Glassberg, Benjamin--Federated Jewish Charities, etc.


Box 21 Glassberg, Benjamin--Correspondence (January 1928-January 1935)



Box 22 Great Britain:


Box 22 Bibl., etc. (1925 etc.)


Box 22 Industrial welfare in England:


Box 22 Pamphlets, magazines (1999-1925)


Box 22 Bournville--Pamphlets, etc. (May '06-September'25)


Box 22 Pamphlets, rept., & correspondence, (1908-June 1925)


Box 22 Greece--Acts, decrees, etc. (1924-1925)



Box 23 Haber, ProWilliam, Mich.--Correspondence (December 1935-February 1942)


Box 23 Harmon, William E.--Correspondence, & a plan for old age & investment protection (May-June 1927)


Box 23 Hawaii--Correspondence (March 1937-April 1939)


Box 23 Hitler, Adolf--Public speeches--Extracts (10 February 1933-1 September 1939)


Box 23 Hogue, Dr. Richard W.--Correspondence (June 1954-January 1941) in 2 Folders


Box 23 Home for Aged and Infirm Hebrews, NY City—Correspondence, suggested program (February 1932-1939)


Box 23 Hurst, Fennie--Correspondence (February 1934-November 1935)


Box 23 Hyde, Albert Alexander, Wichita, Kan.--Correspondence, etc. (January '29-February '35)



Box 24 Iceland--Act, the General Old Age Pension (9 July 1909)


Box 24 Idaho--Correspondence, etc. (February 1929-May 1938)


Illinois:


Box 24 Correspondence (March 1934-November 1941)


Box 24 The British Old People's Home (under the auspices of the Daughters of the British Empire in the Middle Western States). Adams, Pres. Julie Cooke--Correspondence, etc. (January 1934-May 1937)


Box 24 The American Legislators' Assn.--Correspondence (March 1931-June 1935)


Box 24 Chicago--Correspondence, etc. (February 1934-Qct. 1941) in 2 Folders.


Box 24 Commission on Old Age Pensions-Correspondence. (January 1932-December 1932)


Box 24 Committee for Old Age Security,-Lists, correspondence(March 1933)


Box 24 Imberman, A. A.-Correspondence (September 1937-January 1942)


Box 24 India. The Indian witness vol. LVI no.42 (20 October 1926)



Box 25 Indiana--Correspondence (January 1930-February 1942)


Insurance:


Box 25 Insurance Law Revision--Draft, Correspondence, (January 1939-June 1941)


Box 25 Pamphlets, articles, etc. (1929-December 1937)


Box 25 Works, articles, Correspondence, etc. (December 1937-Hov. 1838)


Box 25 Industrial Life Insurance--Works;. Correspondence, Pamphlets, etc. ('33)


Box 25 Insurance companies--Forms, rates, etc. (Jan & October 1925 etc.), October 1925



Box 26 International Labor Office-- Correspondence (November 1925-5ept. 1926)


Box 26 International Labor Organization:


Box 26 Correspondence, monthly summary (April, '32-December '41


Box 26 Magnusson, Leifur--Correspondence (February 1929-May 1939)


Box 26 Inter-professional Assn.--Correspondence, bill draft, call (August '34-April '36)


Box 26 Iowa--Correspondence (January 1929-June 1941) in 2 Folders.


Box 26 Isaacs, Stanley H., friend of the Manhattan slum-dwellers--Correspondence, memorandum, organizations, etc. (September 1932-September 1941)


Box 26 Italy--Regulations (guigno 1924-april 1925)



Box 27 Japan--Correspondence, acts (October-November 1926)


Box 27 Joint Com. on Unemployment (& Taxation)--Correspondence, etc. (October'31-June'34)


Box 27 Joint Com. to Sponsor the Automobile Accident Compensation Plan-Articles, correspondence, etc. (March 1937-June 1938)


Box 27 Kane, Francis Fisher, Attorney at Law, Philadelphia--Correspondence, (January 1933-February 1936)


Box 27 Kansas--Correspondence (January 1930-November 1940) in 2 Folders.


Box 27 Kelley, Nicholas, Treasurer of A.A.S.S. --Correspondence, (April 1930-Dec 1941)


Box 27 Kentucky--Correspondence (April 1928-April 1937)



Box 28 Labor, etc.--Newspapers, etc. (January 1925-0ct. 1928)


Box 28 Lansburgh, Dr. Richard H., Univ. of Pa.--Correspondence, (May 1928-May 1930)


Box 28 Larkin, Oliver W.--Correspondence (June-Ju1y 1934)


Box 28 Leach, Agnes Brown--Correspondence (October 1929-March 1932)


Box 28 League for Industrial Democracy--Corres., minutes, etc. (December '29-February '42)


Box 28 Legislative questionnaire--Lists, clippings, etc. (September 1929-1930)


Box 28 Lehman, , J. S. Circularization of pamph1ets--Correspondence, etc. (February. 1930-March 1934)


Box 28 Leiserson, Dr. William. H.--Correspondence (February 1929-April 1938)


Box 28 Louisiana--Correspondence, etc. (April 1930-oct. 1940)



Box 29 Maine--Correspondence, etc. (March 1927-June 1941)


Box 29 Massachusetts--Correspondence, etc. (October 1937-June 1929); (February 1932-February 1942)


MA:


Box 29 Boston--Correspondence (January 1932-April 1942)


Box 29 Saving Bank--Corres., statement (November 1926)


Box 29 Wiesman, Margaret, Consumers' League --Correspondence, etc. (January '33-December '35; (January 1936-March'43)



Box 30 Maryland--Correspondence (January 1929-Harch 1941)


Box 30 Md. Baltimore--Correspondence (January 1934-December 1941)


Box 30 Md. Imberman, A. A.--Correspondence (January 1935-September 1937)


Box 30 Metropolitan Life Insurance Company--Correspondence, (March '37-March '42)


Box 30 Michigan--Correspondence, etc. (September 1931-June 1935) in 2 Folders; (January 1937-April 1941)


Box 30 Mich. Com. far Old Age Security--Lists or names (January 1933)


Mich:


Box 30 Detroit--Correspondence (July 1938-February 1942)


Box 30 Grand Rapids Com.--Correspondence (September 1931-January 1937)


Box 30 Kalamazoo--Corres., list, etc. (December 1931-April 1934)



Box 31 Middle age problem--Correspondence (November 1929-1942)


Box 31 Minnesota--Correspondence (November 1928-July 1941) in 2 Folders.


Box 31 Minn. Commission on the Aged--Pamphlets, Correspondence, synopsis (November 1925)


Box 31 Mississippi-Correspondence (March 1931-November 1941)


Box 31 Missouri:


Box 31 Correspondence (February 1937-March 1939)


Box 31 Poorhouses, poor farms: "Place of Horrors"-Inspection repts., etc. (1923-1933)


Mo.:


Box 31 Com. for Old Age Security--Correspondence, etc. (April '32-September '33)


Box 31 Leonard, Oscar--Correspondence (October 1954-December 1941)



Box 32 Mo.:


Box 32 Kansas City-Correspondence, etc. (September 1930-February 1939)


Box 32 Russell, Meigs B.--Correspondence, lists & miscellaneous data (November 1931-April 1932) in 2 Folders.


Box 32 St. Louis--Correspondence (January 1935-February 1942)


Box 32 Montana--Correspondence (January 1925-December 1927); (November 1929-April 1938)



Box 33 National Assn. of Manufactures--Clippings, Correspondence, etc. (April' 30-October '35)


Box 33 (First-Third) National Conference on Old Are Security--Correspondence, proceedings, bills, etc. (April 1928-1931) in 6 Folders.



Box 34 National Conference on Social Security--Correspondence, etc. (June 1932-November 1942) in 3 Folders.


Box 34 Nationa1 Council of Jewish Women, Jersey City Section. Mahler, Benjamin (Minna)--Correspondence, (September 1930-May 1931)


Box 34 National Industrial Recovery Act, Pamphlets, etc. (July-September 1933)


Box 34 National Public Housing Conference. Alfred, Helen, Correspondence, etc. (September 1929-March 1934); (March 1937-April 1942)


Box 34 Nebraska--Correspondence, (January 1958)


Box 34 Netherlands--Regulations, Correspondence, etc. (October 1920-January 1927)


Box 34 Neuberger, Dr. Otto--Corres., biographical sketch, etc. (January 1936-September 1942)


Box 34 Nevada--Biennial rept. of the supt. old-age pensions 1923-1924 (1925), 1923-1924


Box 34 New Hampshire--Corres., Legal information bul. (October 1930-December 1941)



Box 35 NJ:


Box 35 Correspondence, (January 1927-January 1942)


Box 35 Lists, miscellaneous data (May-October 1931)


Box 35 Press release (October 1929-December 1931)


Box 35 Resolutions (February 1929-April 1931)


Box 35 Speaking engagements--Correspondence, (May-September 1930)


Box 35 Alloway, J. E., Trenton--Correspondence, etc (October 1932-November 1934)


Box 35 Camden--Correspondence (October 1928-March 1931)


Box 35 Consumers' League of N. J. Wiley, Katherine G. T.- General Correspondence, (November 1929-March 1934)


Box 35 Assn. for Social Security--Correspondence, by-laws (November 1937-March 1938)


Box 35 Council on Old Age Pensions:


Box 35 Correspondence, statement, etc. (October 1930)


Box 35 Correspondence w. Governor (December '29-April '31)


Box 35 etc.--Contributions--Correspondence, etc. (April 1930-November)


Box 35 Executive Com.--Minutes, agenda, lists, correspondence, etc. (February '30-May '3l)


Box 35 Correspondence, etc. (January 1930-October 1932) in 2 Folders.



Box 36 Board of Chosen Freeholders--Correspondence (December 1931)


Box 36 Diocese of N. J. Weeles, Rev. Samuel G.--General Correspondence, (December 1929-November 1932)


Box 36 Emil Franke1--Correspondence (January 1928-July 1940)


Box 36 Federation of Labor. Reilley, Hugh V.--Correspondence (December 1929-June 1931)


Box 36 Hasley, Florence--General Correspondence, (January 1930-February 1932)


Box 36 Glover, Ralph--Correspondence, (October 1930-March 1931)


Box 36 Jersey City--Correspondence, (May 1929-February 1933)


Box 36 Leuper, Fred J.--Correspondence, (November 1929-January 1933)


Box 36 Lewis R. D.--General Correspondence, (October 1930-August 1931)


Box 36 New Brunswick--Correspondence, (October 1930-February 1931)


Box 36 Newark--Correspondence, (November 1929-February 1934)


Box 36 Paterson--Correspondence, (August 1930-February 1931)


Box 36 Pension Survey Commission--Correspondence, reports. (September 1930-November 1931)


Box 36 Permanent Conference--Correspondence, minutes, agenda, etc. (January-April 1930)


Box 36 Plainfield--Correspondence, (December 1929-December 1930)


Box 36 Trenton-general correspondence, (December 1929-November 1932)


Box 36 Trenton. Ellis, William J.--Correspondence, (January 1931-0ct. 1941)


Box 36 Women's Republican Club of N.J.--Correspondence, (August '30-January'3l)



Box 37 New Mexico--Correspondence, (September 1934-June 1958)


Box 37 New York (City)--Correspondence, (January 1930-October 1942) in 3 Folders.


N.Y.:


Box 37 City Affairs Com.--Correspondence, minutes, etc. (December'37-December '42)


Box 37 City Club--Correspondence, etc. (December 1936-April 1939)


Box 37 N.Y. (City):


Box 37 Congregational Education Society--Correspondence, (September '31-Sep. '34)


Box 37 Dept. of Welfare. Old Age Security Div., etc. --Correspondence, (May 1930-January 1943)


Box 37 Shientag, Bernard L., Judge--Correspondence, (December '29-0ct. '50)


Box 37 Welfare Council, Research Bureau--Private agencies (May '29)



Box 38 N.Y. (State):


Box 38 General Correspondence, (February 1938-September 1942)


Box 38 Legislation--Old Age Assistance Act (Liberalization)--Correspondence, etc. (January 1937-March 1939)


Box 38 Legislation--Old Age Pension bills--Signed by Governor (March-April 1930)


Box 38 Legislative Hearing Conference--Correspondence, lists, etc. (January 1938-May 1929) in 2 Folders.


Box 38 Meetings, & conferences--Correspondence, (March 1929-February 1930)


Box 38 Repeal attempts--Correspondence, etc. (December 1931-April 1932)


Box 38 N.Y.:


Box 38 Albany--Correspondence, (June 1929-February 1942) in 2 Folders.


Box 38 Hearing--Bil1 for old age security--Correspondence, lists, etc. (January 1930-February 1931) in 2 Folders.


Box 38 Albany Conference on Old Age Security--Correspondence, remarks, lists (October 1932)


Box 38 Andrews, Elmer F., Dept. of Labor--Correspondence, (September'35-November'38)


Box 38 Binghamptor--Correspondence, (October 1929-0ct. 1932)



Box 39 Buffalo--Correspondence, (June 1929-March 1921)


Box 39 Dept. of Social Welfare--Correspondence, (February 1934-October 1941), etc.


Box 39 Dept. of Social We1fare. Schneider, David M. One thousand recipients of old age allowances (1935)


Box 39 Joint Legislative Welfare Com., etc.--Corres., etc. (February 1928-Ju1y 1929)


Box 39 N.Y. Commission on Old Age Security--Correspondence, (April 1929-February 1933)


Box 39 N.Y. Constitutional Convention. Com. on Social Welfare.


Box 39 NY. Edward Corsi--Correspondence, (July-Aug, 1938)



Box 40 Permanent Conference on Old Age Security:


Box 40 Correspondence, releases, lists, speeches, minutes, etc. (January 1927-May 1934) in 7 Folders.



Box 41 N.Y.:


Box 41 Permanent Conference-Correspondence, minutes.. etc. (January '37-November '41) in 2 Folders.


Box 41 Permanent Conference. Com. on Education--Correspondence, minutes, etc. (January 1934-April 1935)


Box 41 Permanent Conference. Executive Com. affiliated organizations--Correspondence, etc. (September 1929-June 1937) in 3 Folders.



Box 42 Rochester--Correspondence, (July 1929-February 1942)


Box 42 Roosevelt, F.D., 1929-33 3 letters (photocopied)


Box 42 Senate:


Box 42 Byrne, William T.--Correspondence, (December 1934-January 1936)


Box 42 Mautick, Seabury C. & Mastick bill--Correspondence, etc. (January 1930-January 1934)


Box 42 Mandelbaum, Samue1-- Correspondence an act (January 1933-January 1936)


Box 42 Syracuse--Correspondence, (October 1929-May 1936)


Box 42 Utica--Correspondence, (July.1929-October 1935)


Box 42 New Zealand--Pamphlets, Correspondence, annual reports., forms, etc. (1908-January 1927)


Box 42 Nordholm, Alex--Correspondence, (September 1935-July 1938)


Box 42 North Carolina--Correspondence, Public welfare progress (January 1930-April 1938)


Box 42 North Dakota--Correspondence, (May 1930-March 1936)



Box 43 Ohio:


Box 43 Bills, statistics, conferences, Correspondence, lists, etc. (December 1930-December 1931)


Box 43 Old Age Security herald (July-August 1931)


Box 43 Correspondence, (April 1928-March 1941)


Box 43 Old Age refund--Correspondence, (September 1939-Apri 1940)


Box 43 Old Age Pensions & Unemployment Campaign (1929-1938) (photocopies)


Box 43 Bigelow, Herbert S.--Correspondence, etc. (February 1928-March 1937)


Box 43 Cincinnati--Correspondence, (November 1928-July 1941)


Box 43 Columbus--Correspondence, (January 1929-April 1942)


Box 43 Cleveland--Correspondence, (January 1937-December 1941), Rose leaves (June '41)


Box 43 Dayton--Correspondence, (September 1929-February 1939)


Box 43 Toledo--Correspondence, (February 1931-April 1937)



Box 44 Oklahoma. Old Age Pension Bill--Correspondence etc. (April 1928-November 1932);(March 1933-(October 1939)


Box 44 Old age pensions--Development, foreign countries, etc..--Articles, lists, etc. (1916-February 1929)


Box 44 Old age pensions--Development in various states & so on--Articles, etc. (1908-February 1929)


Box 44 Old age pensions--N.Y., Ky., etc.--Correspondence, (January 1934-August 1943) in 2 Folders.


Box 44 Old age pensions--Schemes (June 1929 etc.), 1929


Box 44 Old Folks' Relief Society, Inc... NY. City--Correspondence, (May 1930-December 1934)



Box 45 Oppositions to old age pensions--Articles & general data, clippings, letters, etc. (April 1931-July 1933)


Box 45 Oregon--Correspondence, etc. (January 1928-July 1940)


Box 45 Organizations--Reports, Correspondence, resolutions (September 1927-February 1934)


Box 45 Organizations, etc. endorsing old age pensions--Pamphlets, etc. (December '28)


Box 45 Organizations magazines, etc.--Correspondence, (October 1927-December 1928); (January 1929-May 1930)



Box 46 Pennsylvania--Correspondence, (December 1926-December 1929) in 2 Folders.


Box 46 Pennsylvania--Correspondence, (January 1937-July 1942)


PA:


Box 46 Allentown--Com. & general correspondence, etc. (November 1931-October 1941)


Box 46 Altoona--Com. & general corres., etc. (December 1931-November 1934)


Box 46 Chamber of Commerce--Bul., lists, correspondence, etc. (May-December 1926)


Box 46 Chamber of Commerce--Pa. progress, monthly (July 1926-September 1928)


Box 46 Com. On Old Age Security--Corres., etc. (December 1931.-January 1954)


Box 46 Federation


Box 46 Easton--Com. & general correspondence, etc. (November 1931-April 1934)


Box 46 Erie—Com. & general correspondence, etc. (November 1931-1932)


Box 46 Federation of Labor:


Box 46 Reports, resolutions, etc. (May '24-'28)


Box 46 Maurer, James Hudson .Correspondence, etc.


Box 46 Maurer, James Hudson .Correspondence, etc. (January 1928-April 1942)



Box 47 Fight--Correspondence, acts, supreme court records, etc. (May '32-November'33)


Box 47 Ford City. Almshouse, etc.--Re-inspect1on sheets, articles, etc. (February 1922-October 1923)


Box 47 Harrisburg--Correspondence. (May 1936-April 1942)


Box 47 Pittsburgh--Correspondence, (February 1936-April 1942)


Box 47 Reading--Correspondence, etc. (April 1931-February 1933)


Box 47 Scranton--Correspondence, etc. (March 1932-December 1932)


Box 47 Wilkes-Barre--Correspondence, etc. (February 1933-June 1939)


Box 47 Senate. Vare. Old Age Pension Amendment--Fight-Correspondence, reports, etc. (April 1924-April 1927) in 2 Folders.


Box 47 Old Age Assistance Commission--Articles & Miscellaneous data (1924-1927) in 2 Folders.


Box 47 Old Age Pension Commission--Correspondence, certificate, etc. (May 1924-May 1927)


Box 47 Security League. Schermerhorn, Gertrude L.--Correspondence, newsletters, etc. (August 1934-July 1936)



Box 48 People's Lobby, Wash, D.C. --Correspondence, declaration, etc. (December '29-November '39)


Box 48 Personal Correspondence, (January 1924-February 1937) in 3 fo1ders.


Box 48 Philadelphia--Correspondence, (1937-1941)


Box 48 Philadelphia Conference--Correspondence, lists, etc. (May-November 1930)


Box 48 Policyholders' Advisory Council--Correspondence, constitution, testimony (April-September 1939)


Box 48 Pope, Willard, Detroit, Mich.--Correspondence, etc. (May 1930-0ct. 1938)


Box 48 Portugal--Decreto n.5 (mai 1919)


Box 48 Principles, Statement of, an article ?F1ynn (February 1938-May 1940)



Box 49 Rackets:


Box 49 Health--Clippings (February-June 1934)


Box 49 Old age pensions--"National Old Age Pension Assn." by "Dr." J.E.Pope--Clippings, Correspondence, etc. (1933-1936) in 2 Folders.


Box 49 Old age pensions--Townsend Clubs, San Diego, Calif.-Correspondence, etc. (February 1933-February 1936) in 3 Folders.


Box 49 Social security--Miscellaneous correspondence, clippings, etc. (July 1933-October 1941) in 2 Folders.



Box 50 Railroad Retirement Board. Latimore, Murray W.--Correspondence, (May '35-November'40)


Box 50 Reed, Dr. Louis S., Md.--Correspondence, (December 1937-Jan 1941)


Box 50 Reporting service (stenotype)--Corres. (July 1930-February 1941)


Box 50 Republican Program Com. (Glenn Frank)--Correspondence, program, charges, etc. (March 1937-January 1942)


Rhode Island:


Box 50 Correspondence, (December 1933-November 1941)


Box 50 Council for Old Age Security--Correspondence, (September 1930-May 1934) in 2 Folders


Box 50 Minutes (November 1930-February 1932)


Box 50 House. Soriere, Albert A.--Correspondence, (December 1935-February 1937)


Roosevelt, pres. Franklin D.:


Box 50 Correspondence, etc. (December 1928-September 1940)


Box 50 Clippings (February-July 1934)



Box 51 Rosenberg controversy--Correspondence, press -releases, etc. (September ' 37-July '41)


Box 51 Rosenwald, Julius--Requesting contribution--Correspondence, (November '27-January '29)


Box 51 Romania--Act (January 1912), Monitorul oficial (November 1924)


Box 51 Rubinov, Dr. Isaac Max--Correspondence, clippings, etc. (January 1928-January 1939)



Box 52 Sanford, Frederick, N.J. League of Women Voter~-General correspondence (May 1930-February 1931)


Box 52 Sanford, Raymond, Ill. Com. for Old Age Security--Correspondence, (March 1932-October 1935) in 2 Folders.


Box 52 Saposs, David J .--Correspondence, (February 1939-March 1942)


Box 52 Snyderman, George S., Pa.--Correspondence, (February 1933-July 1940)


Box 52 Social Science Research Council—Correspondence (April '36-November '40)


Box 52 Social Security Board (Correspondence on the origin of the name "Social Security")


Box 52 South Carolina--Correspondence, (September 1950-August 1938)


Box 52 South Dakota--Correspondence, (February 1934-March 1939)


Box 52 State Com.'s Stationery--Samples


Box 52 Stewart, Bryce M., Industrial Relations Counselors-Suggested changes for H.R. 7260 (April 1935-January 1940), 7260


Box 52 Sweden, Netherlands, Greece--Acts, order, etc. (May '18-August '25)



Box 53 Tennessee--Correspondence, (February 1950-March 1941)


Box 53 Texas--Correspondence, (January 1930-March 1940)


Box 53 Twentieth Century Fund, Inc., Boston--Corres concerning a grant (January 1928-April 1929)


Box 53 Utah--Correspondence, etc.(October 1929-February 1955)


Box 53 Utopian state--Townsend, Dr. E.'s Utopian Society in Southern Calito Utah; Sinclair, Upton.--C1ippings, etc. (December 1931-Sept 1934)


Box 53 Unions--Correspondence, & pamphlets, etc. (1923)


Box 53 United Mine Workers of America. Old Age Pension Commission-Corres. (October-November 1924)



Box 54 U.S. Congress:


Box 54 Amendments to social security act--Correspondence, (December'38-Marcn'39)


Box 54 Congressional Intelligence--Receipt of $25 (September 1935)


Box 54 Dinner on old age pensions, January 1932


Box 54 Correspondence, lists (December 1931-April 1932)


Box 54 Dinner, March 1934--Correspondence, lists (February-March 1934)


House:


Box 54 Ellenbogen, Henry-- Correspondence. (January 1933-November 1938)


Box 54 Fitzgerald, Roy G.--Correspondence, (December 1929-Nay 1930)


Senate:


Box 54 Hearings--Correspondence, etc. (December '29-January '31) in 2 Folders


Box 54 Hearings--Persons promised to attend--Correspondence, (May '3O)


Box 54 Hearings--Persons unable to attend--Correspondence, (May '30)


Box 54 Hearings-on Dill's Old Pension bill, February 1930


Box 54 Correspondence, etc. (December 1929-March 1931)


Box 54 Budlong, Percy E., Official Reporter--Correspondence, (September-December 1932)


Box 54 Dill, C.C.--Correspondence, bill, etc. (May '29-March '43)



Box 55 U.S. Dept. of Labor. Lubin, Dr. Isador--Correspondence, (June '33-March '36)


Box 55 Employment Office. Ringe, Helen H.--Correspondence, etc. (September '33-December 35)


Box 55 Social Security Board--Travel orders, contract, correspondence, etc. (October 1939-January 1942)


Box 55 Uruguay--Social legislation, Legislation obrera (October 1919)


Box 55 Vermont--Corres. (November 1932-February 1942)


Box 55 Villard, Oswald Garrison--Correspondence, (July 1931-April 1932)


Box 55 Vinton, Warren Jay--Corresp (December 1931-July. 1941)


Box 55 Virginia--Correspondence, (April 1929-September 1942)


Box 55 Va. Senate. Morris, Emma--Correspondence, a bill (May 1930-June 1934)



Box 56 Walter, Dr. Josephine's will--Correspondence, receipt by A.A.S.S., etc. (May 1935-June 1935)


Box 56 Washington--Correspondence, (April 1938-November 1940)


Wash.,D.C.:


Box 56 Correspondence, (February l939-May 1942)


Box 56 Memorandum, bill, etc.


Box 56 Conference--Correspondence, (May 1929)


Box 56 Permanent Com. --Minutes, Correspondence, etc. (May 1932-January 1934)


Box 56 West Virginia--Correspondence, (January 1929-May 1940)


Box 56 Whitney, William C.: Foundation. Bogue, Anna--Correspondence, (December 1927-June 1941) in 2 fo1ders


Box 56 Wisconsin--Correspondence, etc. (January 1936-February 1942)


Box 56 Old age pensions law--Pamphlets, Correspondence (June '26-February '28)


Box 56 Workers' Education--Correspondence, (February-May 1941)


Box 56 Workmen's Circle--correspondence, etc. (December 1934-March 1938)


Box 56 Wyoming--Correspondence, etc. (November 1929-Ju1y 1934)



Box 57 Miscellaneous correspondence, I-IV



Box 58 Miscellaneous correspondence, I-IV



Box 59 Miscellaneous correspondence, I-IV



Box 60 Miscellaneous correspondence, I-IV



Box 61 Requests for "Negro Migrant" (1918-1921)



Box 62 American Assn. for Social Security--Clippings (1930)



Box 63 Miscellaneous clippings, I-IV



Box 64 Miscellaneous clippings, I-IV



Box 65 Miscellaneous clippings, I-IV



Box 66 Miscellaneous clippings, I-IV



Box 67 Electrictype cuts reprints--Scrapbook



Box 68 Editorials--Scrapbook (1932-1933)



Box 69 Magazine articles--Scrapbook (1919-1930)



Box 70 Miscellaneous scrapbooks



Box 71 Miscellaneous scrapbooks



Box 72 Miscellaneous scrapbooks



Box 73 Miscellaneous scrapbooks



Box 74 Lecture material, New York University



Box 75 "Insecurity: A Challenge to America": Typescript



Box 76 "Insecurity: A Challenge to America": Typescript



Box 77 "Insecurity: A Challenge to America": Typescript



Box 78 "Insecurity: A Challenge to America": Typescript



Box 79 "Challenge of the Aged": typescript with related materials



Box 80 Old Age Pensions



Box 81 Misc. manuscripts; Misc. newspaper clippings, including letters to the editor of N.Y. Times from A. & H.C. Epstein and some pamphlets (Gift 1978)



Box 82 Miscellaneous



Box 83 Miscellaneous



Box 84 Miscellaneous



Box 85 American Association for Social Security: Membership Cards



Box 86 American Association for Social Security: Membership Cards



Flat Box 46 Photographs