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Subject Source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Colombia, Dutch Guiana and Peru, 1934-1950

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 68, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning young women's Christian association activities in Colombia, Dutch Guiana (Surinam) and Peru. The YWCA of the U.S.A. Foreign Division supports the establishment and development of YWCA associations in many countries. Correspondence concerning Peru and Colombia consider the possibility and likelihood of establishing associations in those countries. In addition, correspondence from Peru concerns the exchange of students and learning opportunities. In Surinam, YWCA...
Dates of Materials: 1934-1950

Peru, circa 1910-1969, bulk: bulk 1962-1969

 File — Box 1016: Series 1 [Barcode: 310183630387479], Folder: 12
Scope and Contents

Photographs of young women's Christian association programs, services, leaders, and members. Programs and services include cooking classes, teenage member volunteer programs and English language clubs for young employed women. Additional photographs include the first meeting of the YWCA of Lima and images of rural and urban life in Peru.

Dates of Materials: circa 1910-1969; Majority of material found within 1962-1969

South America, 1961-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 293, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the programs and development of young women's Christian associations in South America. The YWCA of the U.S.A. as part of the world's movement of YWCA's and the international organization, World YWCA, participates in this network of associations by offering support to associations, maintaining an awareness of YWCA work and needs in other countries and sending representatives abroad to aid in development. Correspondence and visitation reports submitted to the International...
Dates of Materials: 1961-1970