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India, 1958-1960

 File — Box: 3, Reel: 231, microdex: 9
India, 1958-1960
India, 1958-1960

Scope and Contents

Helen Flack's reports on the YWCA of India. Helen Flack is assigned to a special project sponsored by the World YWCA's mutual service program. The purpose of the first phase of the project is to develop leadership in the YWCA of India, strengthen their financial situation and develop plans for a national convention. After the convention the project extends to a second phase to support the implementation of the convention emphases. Ms. Flack's reports note the project's accomplishments and provide social, historical and political context to the development of association leadership and work. The reports include supporting documents illustrating the project impact and activity including articles from "Today," the magazine of the YWCA of India, conference notes, historical facts, the YWCA of India's peace statement and local association reports. The report of the first phase of the project begins with an index to its contents. 

Dates of Materials

  • Creation: 1958-1960

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.


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