Application and report books and abstracts

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 192 PLU/3/1
  • Dates of Creation
      1837-c1934 [with gaps]
  • Physical Description
      110 volumes Archives - Non-digital

Scope and Content

Records details of individuals who applied for relief (welfare) through the Relieving Officer of the York Poor Law Union and, after 1930, the Public Assistance Committee.

Comprises application and report books; abstracts of application and report books; and application, report and transitional payments determination lists (Public Assistance Committee).

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