City Department minutes and reports, 1917
Scope and Contents
Minutes and reports of the YWCA of the U.S.A. City Department concerning the needs of city associations, visitation reports, plans for the dissemination of pertinent information to city associations and matters of personnel and management of the department. Following the depatment minutes are secretaries reports arranged alphabetically by secretary's last name. Secretaries visiting city associations submit visitation reports that assess the status of the association, describe any challenges and successes and summarize the association's programs. The visiting secretaries often visit more than one association in each trip and may include several associations in one report.
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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.
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