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War Work Council Committee on Organization and Extension of Regular Work reports, 1919-1920

 File — Box: 4, Reel: 381, microdex: 1
War Work Council Committee on Organization and Extension of Regular Work reports, 1919-1920
War Work Council Committee on Organization and Extension of Regular Work reports, 1919-1920

Scope and Contents

The Committee on Organization and Extension of Regular Work of the War Work Council of the YWCA of the U.S.A. oversees the development and support of new associations due to the increase demand for work during World War I. Chronological reports of their activities in local communities record important actions taken, equipment and staff needs, excerpts from correspondence between the committee and the local community and import events and challenges the association faces. Reports concern the work of the Organization and Extension of Regular Work Committee including reports on its work with African Americans, immigrants and industrial women. Reports are arranged alphabetically by city. 

Dates of Materials

  • 1919-1920

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Access

From the Record Group:

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.

Extent

470 frames (1 partial reel)