Immigration and foreign communities, circa 1910-1979
Scope and Contents
YWCA of the USA's work with immigrant women and their families include offering classes, services, and community relations. Early work centered in international institutes, branches of local associations focused on meeting the needs of the immigrant community. Photographs include images of services and programs, members, buildings, and women demonstrating traditional dress from their home countries.
Dates of Materials
- circa 1910-1979
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for use without restriction beyond the standard terms and conditions of Smith College Special Collections.
Language of Materials
Immigration and foreign communities photographs are arranged into the following folders:
Part of the Sophia Smith Collection of Women's History Repository
7 Neilson Drive
Northampton MA 01063