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Texas, circa 1961-1970

 File — Box: 4, Reel: 343, microdex: 11
Texas, circa 1961-1970
Texas, circa 1961-1970

Scope and Contents

Documents concerning the program, development and administration of the YWCA of Houston, Texas and the Houston-Gulf Coast YWCA in addition to correspondence and reports concerning new organization in Kingsville and Laredo. Documents are arranged alphabetically by city or town with further form and topical designations on the microfilm under Houston. The administration and development of the YWCA of Houston is documented in basic standards reports, constitutions, and bylaws. Visitation reports include program descriptions, reports of challenges and successes, and discussion of personnel and management need. Additional materials include program materials and general correspondence and reports concerning association program, desegregation, building, public affairs, and operations. 

Dates of Materials

  • circa 1961-1970

Language of Materials

English

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.

Extent

289  frames (1 partial reel)