Los Angeles County Bureau of Public Assistance Division of Child Welfare records consist exclusively of documents relating
to adoption case recording, collected between 1959 and 1966 by Marian Peterson, Assistant Casework Director of Child Welfare
Services. These include examples of forms used by agencies (public and private) across the country and in the Los Angeles
area; information from the Child Welfare League's Case Recording Institute 1966 conference; and research materials on case
The use of archival materials for on-site research does not constitute permission from the California Social Welfare Archives
to publish them. Copyright has not been assigned to the California Social Welfare Archives, and the researcher is instructed
to obtain permission from the copyright holder to quote from or publish manuscripts in the CSWA's collections.