Philippines -- Japanese occupation, 1942-1945
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 65, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Reports from young women's Christian associations in the Philippines. Supported by the YWCA of the U.S.A., staff working in the YWCA of the Philippines report to the YWCA of the U.S.A. Foreign Board concerning the progress of YWCA work, requests for assistance and the conditions faced by women in the Philippines. YWCA activities include education and skill training opportunities and recreational activities. A report concerning the "period of silence" from the Philippines gives a narrative...
Dates of Materials: 1907-1944
File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 65, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Correspondence and reports from the YWCA of the Philippines. The YWCA of the U.S.A. supports the YWCA of the Philippines by sending American women to to fill leadership positions, act as advisors, report on work to the United States and to assess the status of the YWCA of the Philippines and its service to the women there. Correspondence from secretaries in the Philippines concern travel arrangements for American secretaries visiting the Philippines as well as arrangements for visits the...
Dates of Materials: 1926-1947
World Emergency, circa 1942-1946
File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 76, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA war relief activities in Newfoundland, the Philippines and Poland. During World War II, the YWCA of the U.S.A. cooperates with the World YWCA, YWCA organizations around the world, and other relief agencies to assist with the global cause. War relief activities include operating hostess houses, refugee relief, financial support, health aid and supplying provisions. As a strategic military location, St. John's Newfoundland quickly becomes crowded with Canadian and...
Dates of Materials: circa 1942-1946