National Board and executive committee minutes and reports, 1938 June-1939 December
Scope and Contents
Minutes and reports of the National Board of the YWCA of the U.S.A. and its executive committee. Minutes concern national business, budgets and finance, committee business, resolutions and recommendations and personnel. Some attention in the meetings is given to the international situation, immigration and refugees in the country as well as continuing discussion of the economic situation, including federal relief programs. Also included are reports from committees, reports and analysis of programming and method, and summaries of conferences and conventions.
Dates of Materials
- 1938 June-1939 December
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for use without restriction beyond the standard terms and conditions of Smith College Special Collections.
However, by agreement with the YWCA of the U.S.A., microdexes known to contain financial records or personal health information (usually on job applications) were not digitized and/or not published in our online repository as part of the CLIR Digitizing Hidden Collections grant. These microdexes may still be accessed on the original microfilm, and digital files may be made available to individual researchers upon request.
543 frames (1 partial reel)
- Depressions -- 1929
- Federal aid
- Nonprofit organizations -- Finance
- Nonprofit organizations -- Management
- Parliamentary practice
- Personnel management
- Social action
- Young Women's Christian Association of the U.S.A. National Board
- agendas (administrative records)
- minutes (administrative records)
Part of the Sophia Smith Collection of Women's History Repository
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