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Indiana, circa 1930-1950

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 174, microdex: 5
Indiana, circa 1930-1950
Indiana, circa 1930-1950

Scope and Contents

Documents concerning the YWCA of Indianapolis, Indiana Central Branch, Phyllis Wheatley Branch and South Side Center. These branches and centers of the YWCA of Indianapolis serve diverse member groups and geographic parts of the city with the Phyllis Wheatley Branch serves the African American women and girls of the city. Documents include visitation reports summarizing and assessing the branches, governing documents such as constitutions and bylaws, community studies, correspondence concerning the operation and management of the branches and branch pamphlets. 

Dates of Materials

  • Creation: circa 1930-1950

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.


365 frames (1 partial reel)