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Connecticut, circa 1918-1950

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 167, microdex: 4
Connecticut, circa 1918-1950
Connecticut, circa 1918-1950

Scope and Contents

Reports, correspondence, administrative records and pamphlets concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in Hartford and Hartford County, Connecticut. Documents concern the history of affiliation, governance and bylaws, cooperation with the YMCA in the city of Hartford, race relations and interracial policies in the city of Hartford, finance and management and Hartford YWCA buildings. Also included are visitation reports summarizing and assessing the leadership, program and overall success of the associations in addition to reports of studies conducted of the immigrant populations in the Hartford area. 

Dates of Materials

  • Creation: circa 1918-1950

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.


743 frames (1 partial reel)