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Massachusetts, circa 1906-1950

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 181, microdex: 6
Massachusetts, circa 1906-1950
Massachusetts, circa 1906-1950

Scope and Contents

Administrative records, correspondence, programs and reports concerning the YWCA of Springfield, Massachusetts. Visitation reports describe and assess the association's program, leadership, activities, facilities and services. Other documents include constitutions and bylaws, lists of professional and volunteer leadership, governing documents, residence surveys, a study of the health, welfare and recreation services of Springfield and association historical summaries. Also included are pamphlets and lesson plans for the Springfield Public Schools' "Program of Education for Democratic Citizenship."

Dates of Materials

  • Creation: circa 1906-1950

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.


510 frames (1 partial reel)