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Regions, 1930-1950

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 126, microdex: 6
Regions, 1930-1950
Regions, 1930-1950

Scope and Contents

Document concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. regional designations, regional planning and regional program. In order to recognize regional differences while maintaining national unity, the YWCA of the U.S.A. establishes regions to better understand the needs of the different parts of the country and inform the national program and program implementation. Regional offices facilitate a closer relationship between local associations and the national organization. Reports, correspondence, notes and meeting minutes concern the formation and reorganization of regional lines, the functions of regional staff, assessments of regional needs, visitation reports, the relationship between regions, local associations and the National Board, developing leadership and discussions of regional social and economic conditions. 

Dates of Materials

  • Creation: 1930-1950

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.


440 frames (1 partial reel)