Women -- International cooperation
Found in 324 Collections and/or Records:
A detailed study of the history of the YWCA of China and its current work. The study is initiated by the National Committee of the YWCA of China in cooperation with the International Survey of America.
Photographs of young women's Christian association special programs, classes, members and activities in Tawain including World Membership Day programs, a white elephant sale, programs for early school leavers and assorted classes. In addition, there are unlabeled photographs of groups and outdoor activities.
Photographs of bazaars, fashion shows and home decorating shows from young women's Christian associations in Thailand. These special events, often held as fundraisers, demonstrate local and international tradition, dress and craft as a way of highlighting local and international custom and fostering world fellowship.
Photographs of children and teenagers participating in young women's Christian association programs in Thailand. Youth programs include nurseries for young children, Y-Teen programs, and a student hostel.
Photographs of young women's Christian association programs and leaders in Thailand. Photographs include images of Marian Anderson visiting a Y-Teen group, a television production of "Snow White," Queen Sirikit visiting a YWCA bazaar, and additional images of members and leaders.
Thomas Dublin has been a leader in the field of US women's labor history while also focusing on immigration history and ethnic studies. He and his wife founded the Center for the Historical Study of Women and Gender. The collection contains personal and professional correspondence, teaching and research materials, project files, published articles and books, teaching awards, and grant applications.
Photographs of young women's Christian association buildings in Uganda as well as group photographs of delegates to conferences. Building photographs include photographs of the opening ceremonies for the YWCA of Uganda hostel.
Photographs of young women's Christian association groups, meetings, programs and events in Uganda.
Photographs of regular and special programming of young women's Christian associations in Uganda. Photographed program include activities and classes for women, children and youth including childcare and nursery, nutrition classes, recreation, dressmaking classes, meetings, family planning consultation, and travel.
Photographs of young women's Christian association members, programs and activities in Uruguay. Photographed programs and activities include camps for girls, recreation, dances, conferences, nursery schools, and classes.
A visitor from Venezuela arranges to meet a representative of the YWCA of the U.S.A. on her visit to the United States and requests assistance in finding YWCA housing.
Photographs of medical service, programs for refugees, services for orphans and United Service Organization (USO) programs in Vietnam. Many photographs are labeled with a place and person's name in pencil on the reverse and some mention the ACS, likely the Asian Christian Service.
Reports of the work in Italy, Poland and Romania of the War Work Council of the National Board of the YWCA of the U.S.A. to the Overseas Committee. Reports describe the social, economic, political and safety conditions faced by women in addition to summarizing and assessing the successes and challenges of war relief efforts. Correspondence and reports from secretaries provide a first hand account of the scenes and intimate description of conditions.
Women of color grassroots network; Welfare rights, reproductive rights, and women's health advocacy organization in Oakland, California. Records include publications, pamphlets and catalogs of the WCRC; programming materials, conference reports, background research files, and audiovisual material.