Subject Source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Baltic States, circa 1922-1937
File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 48, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Correspondence and reports concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. work in Estonia and Latvia. YWCA of the U.S.A. secretaries in Estonia and Latvia work to develop programming and train local leaders. In addition, efforts are made to form cooperative relationships between the Estonian and Latvian associations including holding joint conferences. YWCA work in Estonia and Latvia is focused on work with younger girls including a Girl Reserve program. Reports and proceedings provide an overview of the...
Dates of Materials: circa 1922-1937
Baltic States, circa 1920-1939
File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 48, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. work in Estonia and Latvia. American secretaries in Latvia and Estonia work in the newly independent countries to train leaders in the YWCA movement there. YWCA associations work with a variety of women focusing on younger girls through Girl Reserve clubs. Reports to the YWCA of the U.S.A. include background information and general demographics before describing and assessing the progress made in the work with YWCA associations and leaders. The...
Dates of Materials: circa 1920-1939
Baltic States, circa 1919-1938
File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 48, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Correspondence and reports concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. work in Latvia, and Lithuania. YWCA of the U.S.A. secretaries in Latvia work on training programs and developing relationships with the Estonian YWCA and the YMCA organizations. Correspondence with Vika Moon concerns the efforts to develop a unified organization with the YMCA and the resulting conflict and misunderstandings in the reorganization. Documents concerning Lithuania include correspondence and reports from Ruth Woodsmall, a...
Dates of Materials: circa 1919-1938
Latvia and Estonia, circa 1923-1937
File — Box 1014: Series 1 [Barcode: 310183630387669], Folder: 5
Scope and Contents
Photographs of young women's Christian association programs, classes, and meetings in Estonia. Also included are women and youth in traditional regional clothing and performing folk dances.
Dates of Materials: circa 1923-1937
Survey of the YMCA and YWCA in Latvia, 1930
File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 354, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents As part of an international cooperative initiative between the YWCA and the YMCA, surveys ore conducted of associations around the world to gain knowledge and context of their work and understanding of the needs of the people. The surveys can then be used to inform future projects and to identify opportunities for development. The report of the survey of YWCA and YMCA work in Latvia concern's its history and development, the historical and social context that the associations operate under,...
Dates of Materials: 1930