Scope and Contents
YWCA of the U.S.A. yearbooks and documents concerning services to "young matrons" and home makers. Yearbooks contain directories of board members, associations and foreign secretaries in additions to statistical summaries of the year. Documents relating to services to young matrons include notes and data collected concerning services to young married women and housewives or homemakers.
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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.
606 frames (1 partial reel)
Part of the Sophia Smith Collection of Women's History Repository
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