Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
Africa, circa 1920-1950
Ethiopia: General, circa 1959-1971
Photographs of Young women's Christian associations in Ethiopia. YWCA programs and activities provide much needed services for the women and girls in the community such as a vocational training school, classes in gardening, cooking and English, recreation opportunities and childcare. Photographs include images of YWCA buildings and facilities, vocational training school participants, YWCA leaders, special programs, ceremonies and classes.
Ethiopia: Opening of the Asmara YWCA, 1967
Photographs from the opening of the Asmara YWCA in Ethiopia. The ceremonies and celebrations are attended by Emperor Haile Selassie and photographs show him receiving guests, touring the facilities and participating in inaugural ceremonies.
Ethiopia: Vocational training, circa 1960-1971
Photographs of young women's Christian association vocational training programs in Ethiopia. These schools offer classes in domestic arts, sewing, cooking, literacy and English. Photographs highlight class accomplishments and participants and include images of active classes and graduation ceremonies.