The 1971-1972 welfare crisis and the Emergency Service Council
This typescript paper relates citizen reaction to the reduction in welfare grants and the formation of the Emergency Service Council in Lawrence, Kansas during the early 1970s. It includes information regarding subsequent efforts of that organization to meet physical needs of welfare recipients, to bring the crisis to the attention of the public, and to influence legislation and funding on a more comprehensive basis. Includes appendix.
- Creation: 1972
- Zingg, Elaine Oser (Person)
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RH MS P260
Old West Lawrence and the Law of Historic Preservation, RH MS P234, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas
- Guide to the Elaine Oser Zingg Collection
- The 1971-1972 welfare crisis and the Emergency Service Council
- Finding aid prepared by lgg, 14 May 1975. Finding aid encoded by mg, 2005.
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Elaine Oser Zingg Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS P260, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas