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From the Schools of Social Work & Public Health Library for the Silberman School of Social Work : A practical guide to using our library

Our History

Established in 1958 by Founding Dean Paul Schreiber, The Silberman School of Social Work is the oldest and largest school of social work in New York.

Hunter College Faculty, 1911 / From the Hunter College Archives

1911 Faculty of the Normal College - later Hunter College.  From the Hunter College Archives.  At the time, Normal College was a women's college.  Cutting edge from the start, of the 17 members of the faculty, 8 were women, one of whom was the Superintendent of the College.

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The Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College

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