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date: 03 December 2022

Smith, Zilpha Drewlocked

(1852–1926)

Smith, Zilpha Drewlocked

(1852–1926)
  • Larraine M. EdwardsLarraine M. EdwardsPractitioner, Winston–Salem, NC

Summary

Zilpha Drew Smith (1852–1926) was a social worker who devised a systematic approach to screening and investigating relief applications by using friendly visitors. In 1904 became associate director of the Boston School of Social Work.

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  • Biographies

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