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Dodge, Grace H. (Grace Hoadley), 1856-1914

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1856 May 21-1914 December 27

Occupations: Social welfare worker; Philanthropist; Educator.

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

American Committee and Joint Committee: Formation of National Board, 1905-1907

 File — Box: 1, Reel: 2, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the American Committee's involvement with the Joint Committee and the formation of the YWCA of the U.S.A. National Board. Proceedings and reports recommend that the American Committee affiliated groups unite with the International Board resulting in the National Board of the Young Women's Christian Association. Additional materials concern the decision to unite, recommendations for moving forward and background information on the merger. Also included are summaries of the...
Dates of Materials: 1905-1907

American Committee correspondence, 1905

 File — Box: 1, Reel: 1a, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Correspondence between American Committee associations and leaders. Much of the correspondence is related to the business of the Joint Committee and efforts to align two national organizations of young women's Christian associations into the proposed united Young Women's Christian Associations of the United States of America.
Dates of Materials: 1905

American Committee correspondence, 1906

 File — Box: 1, Reel: 1a, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Correspondence between American Committee associations and leaders. Much of the correspondence is related to the business of the Joint Committee and efforts to align two national organizations of young women's Christian associations into the proposed united Young Women's Christian Associations of the United States of America.
Dates of Materials: 1906

Anniversaries, 1916-1932

 File — Box: 1, Reel: 17, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the preparation for and celebration of YWCA of the U.S.A. National Board and YWCA of the U.S.A. anniversaries. Materials include programs, correspondence concerning planning events and raising money, histories of YWCA work, timelines of notable milestones and essays regarding achievements. Materials concerning the fiftieth anniversary of young women's Christian associations in the United States follow documents on the anniversaries of the YWCA of the U.S.A. National Board. 
Dates of Materials: 1916-1932

Conventions, first, 1906-1964

 File — Box: 1, Reel: 26, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. National Conventions and programs and reports of the First National Convention of the Young Women's Christian Associations of the United States of America. National Conventions are held to discuss matters of national importance, conduct business requiring votes and consensus and to unite under a common cause. Conventions are held every two or three years with a gap during World War II. Materials begin with lists of delegates for conventions through 1964....
Dates of Materials: 1906-1964

Conventions, third, 1911

 File — Box: 1, Reel: 26, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the Third National Convention of the Young Women's Christian Associations of the United States of America. Program, proceedings and bulletins summarize committee resolutions and recommendations, provide the text of addresses given by special speakers, list delegates and member associations and provide an overview of the convention activities. The convention addresses focus on the role of religion in work with social movements, missions overseas and other local association...
Dates of Materials: 1911

General secretary and president reports to National Board, 1907-1914

 File — Box: 4, Reel: 360, microdex: 12
Scope and Contents Monthly reports from the general secretary and the president of the YWCA of the U.S.A. to the National Board of the YWCA of the U.S.A. The president's reports concern appointments of new positions, budgets and organizational policy. Reports from the general secretary include departmental updates and descriptions of the work of the departments. 
Dates of Materials: 1907-1914

Grace Hoadley Dodge papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00603
Overview Social welfare worker, Philanthropist, Educator. Papers are primarily related to her professional and public life and primarily include biographical writings about Grace Dodge and clipping scrapbooks containing articles by Grace Dodge and about her activities and concerns (1882-1914). The scrapbooks focus on Dodge's efforts on behalf of "working girls" in late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century urban areas.
Dates of Materials: 1882-1995; Majority of material found within 1882-1915

National Board members, circa 1885-1915

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 116, microdex: 9
Scope and Contents Documents collected to memorialize Grace Hoadley Dodge, first president of the National Board of the YWCA of the U.S.A. A collection of correspondence and writing during her time with the YWCA of the U.S.A. and its predecessor organizations provide an overview of her work for women. Ms. Dodge made a great impact on the lives of many women as demonstrated by the many letters of sympathy and records of resolutions passed in her honor. Other documents include programs of memorial held in her honor...
Dates of Materials: circa 1885-1915