Texas, circa 1951-1960
Scope and Contents
Documents concerning the program, administration, and development of YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in Waco and Wichita Falls, Texas in addition to a summary report on new organization in Wink. Documents are arranged alphabetically by area with further topical and form designations on the microfilm for Waco and Wichita Falls. The administration and development of the two affiliated associations is documented in basic standards reports, national certification documents, constitutions, and bylaws. Visitation reports include program descriptions, reports of challenges and successes, and discussion of personnel and management need. Additional materials include documents regarding relationships and cooperation with the YMCA as well as general correspondence and reports concerning association program and operations.
Dates of Materials
- Creation: circa 1951-1960
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
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.
295 frames (1 partial reel)
Genre / Form
- administrative records
- bylaws (administrative records)
- Waco, McLennan, Texas, United States
- Wichita Falls, Wichita, Texas, United States
- Wink, Winkler, Texas, United States
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