Student, circa 1922-1950
Scope and Contents
Documents concerning the cooperation between the Student Department of the YWCA of the U.S.A. and local associations, communities, city associations, country communities and Girl Reserve clubs. Cooperation with communities includes consideration of the college campus as a community, the community where the campus is located and the communities where girls live and work. Reports, notes, minutes, correspondence and pamphlets suggest ways in which the student associations may cooperate with these organizations assess the need for cooperation and discuss the benefits of such cooperation.
Dates of Materials
- circa 1922-1950
Language of Materials
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.
282 frames (1 partial reel)
- College students -- Religious life
- College students -- Societies, etc
- Community life
- National Student YWCA
- Rural women
- Student movements
- Universities and colleges -- Religion
- Urban women -- Societies and clubs
- Women college students
- Young Women's Christian Association of the U.S.A. G.R. Dept.
- minutes (administrative records)
- outlines (documents)
Part of the Sophia Smith Collection of Women's History Repository
7 Neilson Drive
Northampton MA 01063