Harvey Lawrence Long papers
MSLong70

 An inventory of the collection at the University of Illinois at Chicago

Summary Information

Repository
Richard J. Daley Library Special Collections and University Archives
Creator
Long, Harvey Lawrence, b. 1895
Title
Harvey Lawrence Long papers
ID
MSLong70
Date [inclusive]
1923-1964
Extent
17.75 Linear feet
Language
English
Abstract:
This collection contains correspondence, clippings, minutes, maps, conference proceedings, photographs and speeches. The materials pertain to the issues of juvenile delinquency and the juvenile criminal justice system in Illinois.

Preferred Citation

Harvey Lawrence Long papers, Special Collections and University Archives, University of Illinois at Chicago

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Biographical Sketch

Harvey Lawrence Long was a leader in the field of juvenile corrections in Illinois. In 1931, Long entered the field of juvenile corrections as a parole agent assigned to the Chicago area office of the Illinois Department of public welfare. In 1933, he became supervisor of the Division of Supervision of Parolees - Juveniles and acted as a liaison to the St. Charles Training School. Between 1941 and 1949, Long acted as Superintendent of the Division of Delinquents. In 1953, he joined the Illinois Youth commission, serving as Executive Secretary from 1955 until his retirement in 1964.

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Scope and Contents

This collection contains correspondence, clippings, minutes, maps, conference proceedings, photographs and speeches. The materials pertain to the issues of juvenile delinquency and the juvenile criminal justice system in Illinois.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Richard J. Daley Library Special Collections and University Archives November 2006

801 S. Morgan Street
Chicago, Illinois, 60607
312.996.2742

Revision Description

  07/16/2010

Restrictions on Access

None

Restrictions on Use

None

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Controlled Access Headings

Personal Name(s)

  • Long, Harvey Lawrence, b. 1895 -- Archives

Subject(s)

  • Chicago Political and Civic Life.
  • Hull-House and Settlement House History.
  • Juvenile justice, Administration of -- Illinois.

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Collection Inventory

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