St. Louis Bureau for Men

The Bureau For Men, known also as the Bureau for Homeless Men, was organized as the first agency in the United States to provide social services to transient and homeless men. The Bureau's caseload grew immensely during the Great Depression. By late 1932, it provided social services to over 8000 transients.

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Missourians on the Move: A Study of Intra-State Transient Men and Boys Applying at St. Louis April, 1934-August, 1935

Missourians on the Move: A Study of Intra-State Transient Men and Boys Applying at St. Louis April, 1934-August, 1935


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Published by the St. Louis Bureau for Men, formerly the Bureau for Homeless Men, this 1938 publication analyzes the transient and homeless population of men and boys in Missouri at the end of the Great Depression.

OCLC:
26018619

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Bureau for Men (Saint Louis, Mo.), ([year]), Missourians on the Move: A Study of Intra-State Transient Men and Boys Applying at St. Louis April, 1934-August, 1935, [issue title/date], accessed Apr 18, 2014 from FRASER, http:fraser.stlouisfed.org/publication/?pid=130

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Date: 1938
Authors: Bureau for Men (Saint Louis, Mo.)

Non-Family Boys on Relief: A Study of Non-Family Boys, Age 16-21, on Relief in St. Louis prior to August 31, 1933

Non-Family Boys on Relief: A Study of Non-Family Boys, Age 16-21, on Relief in St. Louis prior to August 31, 1933


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Published in 1937 by the Bureau for Homeless Men, this study analyzes why young men were homeless or living independently.

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Bureau for Men (Saint Louis, Mo.), ([year]), Non-Family Boys on Relief: A Study of Non-Family Boys, Age 16-21, on Relief in St. Louis prior to August 31, 1933, [issue title/date], accessed Apr 18, 2014 from FRASER, http:fraser.stlouisfed.org/publication/?pid=132

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Date: 1937
Authors: Bureau for Men (Saint Louis, Mo.)

Statistical Analysis of Non-Family Men on Relief in St. Louis 1925-1936

Statistical Analysis of Non-Family Men on Relief in St. Louis 1925-1936


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This 1937 publication by the St. Louis Bureau for Men summarizes 12 years of of statistical information on men and boys who filed for relief and indicated that they had no family during the Great Depression.

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Bureau for Men (Saint Louis, Mo.), ([year]), Statistical Analysis of Non-Family Men on Relief in St. Louis 1925-1936, [issue title/date], accessed Apr 18, 2014 from FRASER, http:fraser.stlouisfed.org/publication/?pid=133

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Date: 1937
Authors: Bureau for Men (Saint Louis, Mo.)

Street Begging in St. Louis, Including a Report of a Fact-Finding Survey of Street Begging Made During November and December, 1936

Street Begging in St. Louis, Including a Report of a Fact-Finding Survey of Street Begging Made During November and December, 1936


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1937 publication by the St. Louis Bureau for Homeless Men.

OCLC:
17536426

Citation:
Bureau for Men (Saint Louis, Mo.), ([year]), Street Begging in St. Louis, Including a Report of a Fact-Finding Survey of Street Begging Made During November and December, 1936, [issue title/date], accessed Apr 18, 2014 from FRASER, http:fraser.stlouisfed.org/publication/?pid=135

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Date: 1937
Authors: Bureau for Men (Saint Louis, Mo.)