Scope and Contents
Centennial executive committee documents concerning the planning of celebrations for the 1955 centennial anniversary of the beginning of the YWCA movement. The Centennial Executive Committee of the YWCA of the U.S.A. is responsible for overall policy decisions concerning the centennial celebration programs and activities, oversight of the committees involved in centennial activities, cooperating with the campaign fund chair and director, acting as a liaison to the national staff and departments, oversight of the program progress and timeline and reporting to the National Board of the YWCA of the U.S.A.
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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.
242 frames (1 partial reel)
- Fund raising
- Fund raising
- Leadership in women
- Special events -- Planning
- Young Women's Christian associations -- Anniversaries, etc
- Young Women's Christian associations -- Finance
- Young Women's Christian associations -- Management
- minutes (administrative records)
Part of the Sophia Smith Collection of Women's History Repository
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