National Training School faculty meeting minutes , 1912-1931
Scope and Contents
The National Training School of the YWCA of the U.S.A. is training school offering courses in leadership and social work skills needed to be a successful leader in the YWCA of the U.S.A. Faculty meetings are a chance for the faculty to discuss course content, schedules, program requirements and faculty development. In addition, the faculty report on their courses sharing content and method. Following the minutes of the National Training School faculty meetings are the minutes of the faculty meetings of the summer programs of the National Training School. The summer programs take place in New York City, Fletcher Farm (Vermont), Geneva (Midwest) and Asilomar (California).
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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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