Displaced Homemakers Archives.

Collection Number: D-216

Correspondence, business reports, forms, and publications.

57.1 linear feet


Located in Oakland, California, the Displaced Homemakers Center offered assistance in job training, education, and job placement to women who were suddenly forced into the job market due to the unavailability or incapacity of their spouse.

Inclusive Dates



California History

Additional Collection Information

Finding Aid on the Online Archive of California


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