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Ohio, circa 1935-1950

 File — Box: 3, Reel: 203, microdex: 8
Ohio, circa 1935-1950
Ohio, circa 1935-1950

Scope and Contents

Documents concerning the administration and history of the Ohio and Western Pennsylvania District YWCA and its Girl Reserve program. The Ohio and Western Pennsylvania District YWCA serves communities in the area that are otherwise unable to maintain independently affiliated associations. The purpose, functions and structure of the association is established in its constitutions and bylaws. The development of the organization is tracked through its administrative records such as association fact sheets and historical notes. The Girl Reserve program of the association serves the younger members of the community. "The Treasure Chest" is a newsletter of the Girl Reserve program that shares local and international news, program ideas and program updates. Also included are leadership handbooks and guides for Girl Reserve Leaders of the association. 

Dates of Materials

  • Creation: circa 1935-1950

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.


340  frames (1 partial reel)