History of children's services : two documents about attitudes to slums

Phillips, Ray and Russell, E. W (1992) History of children's services : two documents about attitudes to slums. Crow Collection Association .


Contains two documents about attitudes to slums: Slum Babies and Slum Mothers by Ray Phillips, first published about 1914, and Lifting Babies out of the Slums - Slum Abolition Movement in the 1930's (an extract from The Slum Abolition Movement in Victoria 1933-37 by E. W. Russell, published by Hornet Publications in 1972). The book includes a chapter on the Barnett group in the slum abolition movement in Melbourne in the 1930's.

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Republished by the Crow Collection Association as part of the 1992 Living Library Project on the History of Children's Services.

Item type Other
URI https://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/16160
Subjects Historical > FOR Classification > 1607 Social Work
Current > Collections > Crow Papers
Historical > FOR Classification > 1608 Sociology
Keywords slums, infant welfare centres, kindergartens, 1910, 1925, 1910's, 1920's, Neglected Children's Aid Society, District Nursing Society, slum babies, The Little Mothers' League, motherhood, child services, single mothers, slum abolition movements, Living Libraries Project, booklet 3, CROW-BOX14-17-11-DOC4
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