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Twente, Esther E.


Found in 2 Records:

Kansas Council for Children and Youth records

Call Number: RH MS 284

The Kansas Council for Children and Youth was founded in 1942 in response to recommendations of the 1940 White House Conference on Children in a Democracy. This collection includes administrative materials, extensive subject files, meeting minutes and newsletters.

Dates: 1945 - 1989

Personal papers of Esther Twente

Call Number: PP 100
Overview Esther Twente joined the faculty of the University of Kansas in 1937 in the Department of Sociology. She was responsible for the organization of the Department of Social Work in 1946, and taught in and chaired the Department for 11 years. Her career interests focused on bringing social work to rural areas and later, care of the elderly. This collection consists of numerous clippings and remembrances; correspondence; School of Social Welfare programs and publications; project reports; and...
Dates: 1937 - 1966

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Child welfare -- Kansas 1
Children -- Kansas 1
Social work education -- Kansas -- History 1
Youth -- Kansas 1