Fred K. Hoehler papers 1917-1965


Fred K. Hoehler papers 1917-1965

The Fred K. Hoehler papers are from his time with the American Public Welfare Association (APWA) and the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration. The papers also describe his work with the Chicago Community Fund, the Citizens of Greater Chicago, the International Conference of Social Work, the National Citizens Council for Public Schools, the New World Foundation, mental health associations, and a variety of federal advisory committees. The papers contain extensive correspondence with Adlai Stevenson and Richard J. Daley, with whom Hoehler worked closely, and with many prominent national welfare leaders.

38.3 linear feet



SNAC Resource ID: 6618581

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