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Women -- Italy

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Indonesia, Iran, Italy and Jordan, 1950-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 232, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A.'s relationship to Indonesia, Iran, Italy and Jordan. The YWCA of the U.S.A. as part of its commitment to the global development of women supports the development of associations internationally through finance, resource exchanges and sending staff abroad. Correspondence from Indonesia requests materials from the YWCA of the U.S.A. to share with the Ministry of Education and Cultures Department on Women's Affairs. Correspondence concerning Iran...
Dates of Materials: 1950-1960

Italy, circa 1917-1950

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 58, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Staff reports, correspondence, historical reports, and articles concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. work in Italy. YWCA centers in Italy seek to improve the spiritual, physical, social, and intellectual well being of girls and women. This is accomplished through establishing YWCA activities and housing. Cooperation with the YWCA of the U.S.A. includes fundraising and training opportunities in addition to American secretaries serving in Italy. Following the end of World War II, Eleanor Anderson...
Dates of Materials: circa 1917-1950

Italy: General, circa 1910-1950

 File — Box 1010: Series 1 [Barcode: 310183630387941], Folder: 5
Scope and Contents

Young women's Christian associations in Italy provide much needed relief and opportunity for the women of Italy following World War II. They help distribute supplies, provide education and offer places for women to meet. Photographs show YWCA members utilizing donated materials and contributing to war relief efforts. Pre-war photographs show the interior and exterior of YWCA buildings.

Dates of Materials: circa 1910-1950

Italy: Teen and youth classes, circa 1940-1967

 File — Box 1010: Series 1 [Barcode: 310183630387941], Folder: 6
Scope and Contents

Photographs of classes for teens and youth at young women's Christian associations in Italy. For young children who have left school, YWCA classes supplement their education and offer skills training that can later be used in employment. In Naples, YWCA centers and classes provide a place for children and youth to avoid the crowded homes and streets and work and study.

Dates of Materials: circa 1940-1967