The collection consists of publications and papers issued by the Los Angeles County Department of Adoptions, as well as materials
on adoptions issued by persons or organizations outside the agency, most notably the Citizen's Adoption Committee of Los Angeles.
The use of archival materials for on-site research does not constitute permission from the California Social Welfare Archives
to publish them. Copyright has not been assigned to the California Social Welfare Archives, and the researcher is instructed
to obtain permission to quote from or publish manuscripts in the CSWA's collections from the copyright holder.