Convention, 1964 , 1964 April 22-23
Scope and Contents
Stenographer's proceedings of the third and fourth day of the twenty third National Convention of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Every three years delegates representing local associations convene to unite under a common aim, adopt emphases for the coming triennium, adopt resolutions, elect leaders, and discuss topics of national importance. Under the twenty third convention's theme, "Match Us to this Hour," the convention actions, discussions and addresses concern the role of the YWCA of the U.S.A., women and Christianity in the social, political and economic context of the world in the 1960's. The table of contents for the entire stenographer's proceedings is located at the beginning of reel 286, microdex 5 of the YWCA of the U.S.A. records.
Dates of Materials
- 1964 April 22-23
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.
261 frames (1 partial reel)
- Christian stewardship
- Christianity and politics
- Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States
- Congresses and conventions
- Leadership in women
- Nonprofit organizations -- Finance
- Nonprofit organizations -- Management
- Social action
- Social change
- Social movements -- Religious aspects
Part of the Sophia Smith Collection of Women's History Repository
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