Foreign Division reports concerning Asian students in the United States, 1908-1915
Scope and Contents
Reports concerning the Foreign Division of the YWCA of the U.S.A. work with Asian students studying in the United States. Reports from the special secretaries for work with Asian students describe what they encounter when visiting college campuses and report on the needs of the Asian students. Conference and convention reports contain reports of Asian student delegation to conferences and include letters from the Asian delegates concerning their experiences.
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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.
191 frames (1 partial reel)
- Asian American college students
- College students -- Social conditions
- National Student YWCA
- Student movements
- Students, Foreign
- Women college students -- International cooperation
- Women college students -- Societies and clubs
- YWCA of the U.S.A. Foreign Division
- minutes (administrative records)
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