General correspondence files, outgoing (Public Assistance Committee and later the Social Welfare Committee)

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 192 PLU/11/1/4
  • Dates of Creation
  • Physical Description
      18 files Archives - Non-digital

Scope and Content

Comprises general correspondence sent by the Public Assistance Officer of the Public Assistance Committee.

The correspondence concerns the general administration of the Poor Law by the York Public Assistance Committee. Included in this correspondence are letters concerning individuals who have applied for, or are receiving relief.

All files are indexed.

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