Correspondence, Board and committee minutes, publications, and reports documenting the annual meetings and other activities of the National Catholic Social Action Conference, founded in 1957 and dissolved in 1970. The collection is composed of the files maintained by Msgr. George G. Higgins (director of the Social Action Department of the National Catholic Welfare Conference and ex-officio member of the NCSAC board), treasurer Ed Marciniak, and presidents John C. Cort and Caroline Pezzullo.

Gift of the National Catholic Social Action Conference, 1969. Additional records donated by Ed Marciniak and Caroline Pezullo, 1970.


Series 1 Board of Directors and Executive Committee, 1957-1970
Series 2 Presidents, 1964-1968
Series 3   Treasurer's Office, 1957-1970
Series 4 Secretary's Office, 1958-1961, 1966-1967
Series 5 Committees, 1955-1969
Series 6 Conventions, 1954-1969
Series 7   Subject Files, 1956-1970
Series 8  National Office (Social Action Department, NCWC/USCC) Files, 1957-1970