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Rhode Island, circa 1924-1950

 File — Box: 3, Reel: 212, microdex: 8
Rhode Island, circa 1924-1950
Rhode Island, circa 1924-1950

Scope and Contents

Documents concerning the history, administration and program of the YWCA of Woonsocket, Rhode Island and its international institute. The administrative history of the association can be traced through constitutions and bylaws in addition to association fact sheets and a detailed timeline of the association's development. Program and activities are described and assessed in visitation reports from field workers and industrial secretary reports summarize the work of the industrial department. Other documents include lists of professional and volunteer leadership and reports of the association's work with the foreign communities of Woonsocket.

Dates of Materials

  • circa 1924-1950

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.


239  frames (1 partial reel)