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Missouri, 1933

 File — Box: 3, Reel: 186, microdex: 3
Missouri, 1933
Missouri, 1933

Scope and Contents

In response to a national reorganization and recommendations from the Jones study of the YWCA of the U.S.A., Kansas CIty is selected to be the subject of a local association study. The detailed study conducted throughout the year 1933 examines the social, economic, political and cultural background of the city, surveys current association programs and makes recommendations based on its findings. The report of the study is presented in three volumes. The first section concerns the social and political climate, the second section concerns the economic background and the third section is the program assessment. The study is initiated at the request and with cooperation from the YWCA of Kansas City, Missouri and the YWCA of Kansas City, Kansas. 

Dates of Materials

  • 1933

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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