Southern Appalachian Studies Health, Welfare, and Local Governments Papers,1956-1962 (bulk 1959-1961)

Descriptive Summary

Title
Southern Appalachian Studies Health, Welfare, and Local Governments Papers,1956-1962 (bulk 1959-1961)
Creator
Southern Appalachian Studies
Extent
.8 lin. ft.
Subjects
Alabama -- Health care
Georgia -- Health care
North Carolina -- Health care
Tennessee -- Health care
Virginia -- Health care
West Virginia -- Health care
Appalachia -- Surveys, social
Appalachia -- Public welfare
Appalachia -- Health care
Appalachia -- Government, local
Social Welfare and Social Problems (manuscript)
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: staff; machine-readable finding aid created by:M. Plarr
Repository
Berea College

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Materials consist predominantly of correspondence relating to Southern Appalachian Studies research studies in health, welfare, and local government.
Included are SAS staff correspondence with county health officers in Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia; a manuscript copy of C. Horace Hamilton's chapter on Appalachian health and health services written for THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIAN REGION: A SURVEY; SAS correspondence with Red Cross officials in the study region; a manuscript draft and editorial notes on "Social Welfare and Social Problems"; correspondence of SAS staff with regional and local welfare administrators; and other materials.
Folder list; unpublished inventory/register.