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New York State War Council Office of War Training Training Programs Subject Files

Held by the New York State Archives


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New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
This series contains correspondence, memoranda, annual reports, field reports, pamphlets, tests, and speeches and lectures relating to the office's work of training civilians for possible war time emergencies. Programs represented in this series include firefighting and auxiliary police training, school bus drivers training, gas identification and response training, and public service training. Much of this series details routine travel, attendance reports, payroll, requests for materials, and personnel issues.
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4.5 cubic feet
Inclusive Dates:
1943-1944
Series Number:
A4382

Arrangement

Arranged by topic.

Scope and Content Note

This series contains correspondence, memoranda, annual reports, field reports, pamphlets, tests, and speeches and lectures relating to the office's work training civilians for possible war time emergencies. Programs represented in this series include fire fighting and auxiliary police training, school bus drivers training, gas identification and response training, and public service training.

Much of this series details routine aspects of the programs (travel, attendance reports, payroll, requests for materials, and personnel issues). Other materials, such as annual and field reports relating to the instructors' supervisors and the supervisors' staff, document activities, plans, goals, and policies of the programs. Pamphlets, speeches, and tests detail the information which the office wished to convey in the training programs.

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This series was originally accessioned as boxes 175-178 and part of box 183 of old collection #77, accession -71.

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Detailed Description

Dates Contents Box Folder

Accretion: A4382-78
Forms 1 1
Check list and score sheet - Road Test in Traffic 1 2
Check list and score sheet - Closed area - Driver Training 1 3
Key - Final Examination - S.B.D. 1 4
Attendance Reports (Duplicates) 1 5
Reimbursement for Travel through Training Centers 1 6
Payroll and Travel Data 1 7
Records and forms required 1 8
Time sheets 1 9
Use of the Course of Study Manual 1 10
Dr. N. O. Schneider 1 11
Dr. N. O. Schneider - Field Trips 1 12
Automobile (personal) Dr. Schneider 1 13
H. O. Carlton - Itinerary 1 14
Chairs, etc. loaned to private trade schools (J. P. Schultz) 1 15
Memo from Mr. Redwood re typewriters and A.A.A. Testing Aids 1 16
H. O. Carlton - Correspondence 1 17
H. O. Carlton - Field Trips 1 18
Travel Expense Vouchers 1 19
Memos - Re Expenses - Applications - Rationing, etc. 1 20
Invoices 1 21
Telegrams 1 22
Driver pictures 1 23
School bus driver instructors memorandums 1 24
State Department of Health 1 25
Reimbursements - B.P.S.T. 1 26
1941 July 21 Suffolk County Fire School 1 27
1941 Fire training 1 28
1941 March 31 Ulster County Fire School 1 29
1941-1942 Fire Training - Emergency 1 30
New York City Fire Training Program 1 31
Fire Defense Training - Organization and Training of Civilian Fire Fighting 1 32
Public Service Training - Organization of Fire Defense Training 1 33
Letters to fire chiefs 1 34
National Board of Fire Underwriters 1 35
Hudson Valley Volunteer Firemen's Association 1 36
Hudson Mohawk Volunteer Firemen's Association 1 37
New York State Association of Fire Chiefs 1 38
New York State Fire Defense Training - Auxiliary Firemen 1 39
New York State Fire Defense Training - Car card promotions (schools) 1 40
Fire Defense Training - Car card promotion (general) 1 41
Fire Defense Training - Clipping 1 42
Fire Defense Training - "Commendations" for F.D.T. Program 1 43
Fire Defense Training - Committee on Fire Defense 1 44
Fire Defense Training - Duties of Staff of Fire Defense Training Program 1 45
Fire Defense Training Program - Edgewood - Arsenal - Maryland 1 46
Fire Defense Training - General Promotion 1 47
Fire Defense Training - Instructors 1 48
Fire Defense Training - Instructor's Field Reports 1 49
Fire Defense Training - Motion Pictures 1 50
Fire Defense Training - Motion Pictures (Vitagraph Company) 1 51
Fire Defense Training - National Fire Protection Association, Boston 1 52
Fire Defense Training - Radio promotions 1 53
Fire Defense Training - News Releases 1 54
Fire Defense Training - Reprints "The State's Fire Defense" 1 55
Fire Defense Training - Petrasek, Robert F. 1 56
Fire Defense Training - Volunteer Firemen 1 57
Incendiary Bomb Control (Equipment) 1 58
Incendiary Bomb Control - NYA Blueprint of bomb 1 59
Fire Defense Training Program - Incendiary Bomb Control - "Do's and Don'ts" 1 60
Fire Defense Training Program - Incendiary Bomb Control (Lesson sheets) 1 61
Fire Defense Training Program - Incendiary Bomb Control (Re: recording of Chief Deasy's interview) 1 62
Fire Defense Training Program - Incendiary Bomb Control (Recording (Deasy) Second group of radio stations) 1 63
Fire Defense Training Program - Incendiary Bomb Control (schedule for Deasy's recordings) and acknowledgments 1 64
Fire Defense Training Program - Incendiary Bomb Control (Followup of "Deasy Recording") 1 65
Fire Fighting 1 66
Fire Defense Training - Instructor's Manual - "Fighting Fire Bombs" 1 67
Fire Defense Training - Instructor's Manual - Photographs - Publicity 1 68
Fire Defense Training - Reports: Mr. Enzer to Mr. Hall 1 69
Public Service Training - Reports: Mr. Kline to Mr. Hall 1 70
Fire Defense Training - Teaching Instructions 1 71
Fire Fighting Training Schools for National Defense 1 72
Industrial Plant Fire Prevention and Protection 1 73
Lists of fire chiefs and fire administrators 1 74
National Fire Protection Association 1 75
Organization and Training of Civilian Auxiliary Fire Fighting Forces 1 76
Firemen's Association of New York State 1 77
New York State Fire Chief's Association 1 78
Letters to Fire Chiefs - Final Teacher Training and Leadership Conference 1 79
The Fire Chief - News Letter 1 80
Fire Chief's Quarterly Service Bulletin - Army Fire Service - W. Lewis Armstrong 1 81
Fire Defense Training Program - Fire Chief's Advisory Committee 1 82
Fire Training (Correspondence) 2
Interoffice MEmos 2
1944 Fire Training 2
1943-1944 Certificates - Fire_Regents Public Service Training 2
Fire Chefs Advisory Committee 2
Certificates of Attendance - Fire 2
Closed Fire Certificate 2
1944 June 13 Basic Fire Course Examinations - Charles F. Vogel 2
Basic Fire Course Examinations - W. Lewis Armstrong - Old Forge Fire Department 2
Bulletin to the Schools (Correspondence) 2
New Fire Apparatus 2
Fire Training Embarkation - U.S. Office of Education 2
Volunteer Firemen 2
Fire Defense Training Program - (Volunteer Firemen, Various pamphlets) 2
Water Certificated sent - Regents Public Cervice Training Certificate 2
Regents Certificate in Service Training - New York City Division of Training 2
Civilian Defense - Fire Defense Training - Civilian 2
State Education Department (Paul Smiths College) 2
State Education Department (Personnel and Public Relations) 2
Inter-department memos 2
1946 State Education Department (Bills) 2
Commissioner of Education (Dr. George S. Stoddard) 2
State Education Department (Dr. Wilson) 2
State Education Department (clippings) 2
State Education Department (general) 2
Mrs. Jacob Eckel 2
Henry F. Drake 2
Duties of employees 2
A.M.A. - U.S. Conference of Mayors 2
New York State - Conference of Mayors 2
Newspaper Clippings 2
civil Service Commission 2
Regulations regarding Certification of Bureau of Public Service Training 2
Hold for Alber H. Hall - State War Council Certificates 2
1943 August Certificates of Service - Bureau of P.S.T. 2
Correction - Department Training 2
NAtional Building Code Committee - American Standards 2
Graduates of Civilian Defense Schools 2
Legislative File 2
Municipal Electric Utility Training 2
Conference on Supervision 2
Visual Aids 2
A Plan for filing unbound occup[ational information 2
Industrial Teechnical Teacher Training in New York State 2
1940 July 9 Committee on Citizenship Training of out-of-school youth 2
1941 March 21 State Defense Council 2
1941 November 5 Civilian Defense - Kline 2
Radio 2
Radio Message 2
Requests for Printing 3
Requests for Material by Others 3
A Request for Publications by U.S. 3
Requests for Publications referred to other sources 3
Reservations 3
Activity Report - Dr. N. O. Schneider 3
Field Reports 3
1943 July - 1943 December Activity Reports 3
George A. Roberts 3
Dorothy Guy Smith 3
Progress Reports to Lieutenant Governor Poletti 3
New York State Sheriffs Association 3
Office for Sheriff 3
Sheriffs Patrol 3
Speeches and Articles - Albert E. Hall 3
Department of Social Welfare 3
Letters to Staff 3
Board of Standards and Appeals 3
C.D. State Guard 3
Telegrams 3
"Thank you" Notes 3
"Thank you" letters 3
Letters thanking us for services 3
Training aids 3
Traininkg in industry 3
Outline of training techniques and conference procedures 3
Transportation requests 3
Charles F. Vogel 3
Colorado Police Training 3
Consolidated Police Training School of Westchester County 3
Police Training Material submitted to Assistant Commissioner Furney for Review Unit 3
State Executive Department, Division of State Police 3
Police Training - Printed Matter 3
Police Chiefs 3
Amherst - Police Chiefs Information Service 3
1939-1940 Police Training Schools 3
1940-1941 Police Training Schools 3
Police Traffic Officers - R.P.I. -- Sent 1940 3
Police Training Correspondence 3
Appreciatory Letters --Police 3
Police Traininng 3
International Association of Chiefs of Police 3
Advisory Committee - Police 3
Requests for Police Material 3
Police Training--Hackettstown 3
Police Organization 3
Public Service Training--Department of Police 3
1945 March 27 - 1945 June 12 Eastern Westchester Police Training School--4th Session 3
The Pennsylvania Chiefs of Police Association Bulletins 3
Police Bulletins 3
Reports--Notes--Minutes 4
Forms 4
Speeches--Fire 4
Police Training in vehicle and traffic law 4
Association of Chiefs of Police 4
1945 April 13 - 1945 May 15 Suffolk County Police School 4
In-Service training courses 4
Bureau of Public Service Training--Custodial Training 4
1943 June 30 - 1944 July 1 Report of Bureau Public Service Training 4
1943-1944 Bureau of Public Service Training-- Annual Reports 4
Public Training Certificates issued 4
In-Service training--Miscellaneous 4
1941 December Fourth Meeting, In Service Training 4
1942-1943 Annual Report--Bureau of Public Service Training 4
Appreciatory--Bureau of Public Service training 4
1941-1942 Annual Report--Bureau of Public Service Training 4
1939 July 1 - 1940 June 31; 1940 July 1 - 1941 June 30 Report of Bureau of Public Service Training 4
Bureau of Public Service Training 4
Institute of Public Service Training (Proposed) 4
State Training Personnel Council 4
State Training Personnel Council 4
Workmens Compensation Department of Labor 4
1941-1942 Report of the Bureau of Public Service Training- New York State Education Department 4
1942 July 1 - 1943 June 30 Report of the Bureau of Public Service Training 4
Office of Production Management Priorities Division 4
Greater New York Training Program 4
1943 New York City Training 4
Howard J. Keeler 4
Intern Training in the State Service 4
Enzer--Request information on in-service training 4
1943 June 2 Intern training--Minutes 4
Incendiary Bomb Control-- Radio Scripts 4
Training our Industry Army--Address of Paul McNutt 4
1943-1944 Programs for 4
1943 Registered Public Service Training Instructors and Administrators Certificates 4
U.S. Offic of Education--P.S. Training 4
Public Service Training Program--Port of NEw York Authority 4
Public Service Training--State personnel 4
1943 Training Legislation 4
Library Training Course 4
Library Training correspondence 4
Mailing List 4
Articles for the Monitor 4
New York City Training 4
U.S. Office of Education 4
Instructor--Training Manual 4
St. Paul Bureau of Police--Civilian Ddefense Training material 4
Memos 4
Publicity 4
Water Training Program 4
Program 5
Gas Training Institute 5
Circular letters 5
Training School 5
1943 War Training Correspondence 5
1942 War Training Correspondence 5