Community Service Society Photographs

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Caseworker Interviewing Family

Caseworker Interviewing Family
CSS Description
(There is another 8 x 10 picture, same people, again a slightly different pose.) (See Duplicate/Extra Print File) #6990 Stamped "Paul Parker Photo" Similar to frontispiece in COS Annual Report, 1934-1935 (same people, slightly different pose). Caption: "I'M AFRAID I'LL HAVE TO PUT HIM IN A HOME"... Regretfully, the harassed young father admitted that holding a job and caring for his sick wife and small son were too much for him. With the C.O.S. caseworker a plan was devised for keeping the family together. (The caseworker Is Miss Eleanor Neustaedter, District Secretary, Chelsea-Lowell District.)
Item Information
Title
Caseworker Interviewing Family
Date
circa 1934
Item Number
687
Photograph Number
6990
Format
photographs
Corporate Designation
Charity Organization Society of the City of New York
Borough
Manhattan
Annotation on Back
<text> Platt Casework (The Caseworker is Miss Eleanor Neustaedter, District Secretary, Chelsea-Lowell District.) CASE WORKER INTERVIEWING A FAMILY
Places
New York (N.Y.)
Topics
Women; Social workers; Interiors; Offices; Office furniture; Men; Fathers; Family services; Children; Boys
Names
Neustaedter, Eleanor; Charity Organization Society of the City of New York
Creators
Paul Parker Photo
Box and Folder Number
300: 64
CSS Description
(There is another 8 x 10 picture, same people, again a slightly different pose.) (See Duplicate/Extra Print File) #6990 Stamped "Paul Parker Photo" Similar to frontispiece in COS Annual Report, 1934-1935 (same people, slightly different pose). Caption: "I'M AFRAID I'LL HAVE TO PUT HIM IN A HOME"... Regretfully, the harassed young father admitted that holding a job and caring for his sick wife and small son were too much for him. With the C.O.S. caseworker a plan was devised for keeping the family together. (The caseworker Is Miss Eleanor Neustaedter, District Secretary, Chelsea-Lowell District.)