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Basic needs -- China

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

China: Health and nutrition, Circa 1930-1950

 File — Box 1005: Series 1 [Barcode: 310183630387891], Folder: 6
Scope and Contents As a result of war and food shortages in China local children and adults are in need of food assistance and community health services. The young women's Christian associations in China help fill the needs by organizing milk stations for daily supplemental nutrition, community meals, nursery care for young children of working mothers and family health services. Photographs include images of children drinking their milk rations, community service proejcts and a photograph of university...
Dates of Materials: Circa 1930-1950

China: Hostels, circa 1940-1949

 File — Box 1005: Series 1 [Barcode: 310183630387891], Folder: 7
Scope and Contents

Photographs of young women's Christian association hostels in China. Hostels provide inexpensive food and lodging for employed women in China who may need access to safe and affordable rooms. The need for such accomodations is high and one photographer's caption notes that the number of girls on the waiting list for the hostel is in the hundreds. Photographs show hostel guests in their rooms and community areas.

Dates of Materials: circa 1940-1949

China: Industrial, circa 1907-1941

 File — Box 1005: Series 1 [Barcode: 310183630387891], Folder: 8
Scope and Contents Photographs of the industrial program of young women's Christian associations in China. The industrial programs offer classes, recreation and social opportunities for women employed in idustries such as textiles and tabacco. For unemployed women, industrial centers are a place to develop skills and interact with others in similar situations and in rural areas, the industrial programs help groups of women establish cooperative cotton and wool productions. The photographs include women at...
Dates of Materials: circa 1907-1941