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National Association of Social Workers, Maryland Chapter Records

 Collection — Box: SX-B25
Identifier: R0086-NASW

Content Description

The National Association of Social Workers, Maryland Chapter Records document the functions and activities of NASW-MD and its members between 1927 and 1990. The Collection contains press releases, task forces records, committee records, membership records, financial records, minutes, reports, newsletters, correspondence, and library materials.

Dates

  • 1927-1990

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Historical Note

The National Association of Social Workers, Maryland Chapter (NASW-MD) supports social workers and their professional development, advocates for social justice, promote the social work profession, and advocates for professional social work standards. NASW-MD is the state chapter of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) which was founded in 1955 to support the work and development of its members.

[Information gathered from the NASW-MD and NASW websites: www.nasw-md.org/ and www.socialworkers.org/About]

Extent

49.4 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

Collection is organized as a folder inventory.

Custodial History

The collection was donated to the University of Baltimore by Benjamin N. Davis, former Executive Director of the Maryland Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers, on February 1, 1979. An additional accrual of records was received in 1982.

Title
Finding aid for the National Association of Social Workers, Maryland Chapter Records
Author
Finding aid prepared by archives staff. Revised by Aiden Faust (2011). Revised by Laura Bell (2022).
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Baltimore Regional Studies Archives Repository

Contact:
H. Mebane Turner Learning Commons, Room 104
1415 Maryland Avenue
Baltimore Maryland 21201 USA
410-837-4253