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World YWCA, 1961-1970

 File — Box: 4, Reel: 294, microdex: 6
World YWCA, 1961-1970
World YWCA, 1961-1970

Scope and Contents

Minutes and reports from the Executive Committee of the World YWCA and correspondence with Elizabeth Palmer, General Secretary of the World YWCA. The executive committee is responsible for implementing the recommendations of the World YWCA Council between its quadrennial meetings. The report summarizes their efforts and minutes follow the progress from 1961-1963. Executive director correspondence is almost entirely comprised of correspondence with members of the YWCA of the U.S.A. International Division concerning areas of cooperation, project updates and day-to-day functions of working as part of an international organization. 

Dates of Materials

  • Creation: 1961-1970

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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