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Conventions, ninth, 1926

 File — Box: 1, Reel: 29, microdex: 3
Conventions, ninth, 1926
Conventions, ninth, 1926

Scope and Contents

Documents concerning the Ninth National Convention of the Young Women's Christian Associations of the United States of America including correspondence regarding arranging fair accommodations for African American delegates, pageant programs, worship services and a published version of Rev. Charles W. Gilkey's address, "New Frontiers for Faith." Meeting minutes and reports of special interest groups including publicity, Girl Reserve, camp, finance, foreign work and health education document the proceedings and discussions of those special conference group meetings. A discussion guide for the foreign work group includes information regarding the Turco-American Treaty. 

Dates of Materials

  • Creation: 1926

Language of Materials


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.


411 frames (1 partial reel)