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Women -- Philippines

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

Philippines, circa 1928-1945

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 64, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents The YWCA of the Philippines is formed in 1926 under the aid of the YWCA of the U.S.A. to provide activities concerning the social, intellectual, spiritual and physical well-being of women and girls. Health education and physical fitness programs are offered at the YWCA center in addition to training programs such as one held at the Philippine Normal School. Pamphlets and reports from these programs demonstrate the wide range of goals and activities such as gymnastics, swimming, dancing,...
Dates of Materials: circa 1928-1945

Philippines, 1907-1944

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 65, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Reports from young women's Christian associations in the Philippines. Supported by the YWCA of the U.S.A., staff working in the YWCA of the Philippines report to the YWCA of the U.S.A. Foreign Board concerning the progress of YWCA work, requests for assistance and the conditions faced by women in the Philippines. YWCA activities include education and skill training opportunities and recreational activities. A report concerning the "period of silence" from the Philippines gives a narrative...
Dates of Materials: 1907-1944

Philippines, 1926-1947

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 65, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Correspondence and reports from the YWCA of the Philippines. The YWCA of the U.S.A. supports the YWCA of the Philippines by sending American women to to fill leadership positions, act as advisors, report on work to the United States and to assess the status of the YWCA of the Philippines and its service to the women there. Correspondence from secretaries in the Philippines concern travel arrangements for American secretaries visiting the Philippines as well as arrangements for visits the...
Dates of Materials: 1926-1947

Philippines, circa 1918-1950

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 65, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the development and programs of young women's Christian associations in the Philippines. Following the end of World War I, the YWCA of the Philippines works with women and girls to cultivate their spiritual, intellectual, mental and physical well-being. Petitions and letters are sent to the National Board of the YWCA of the U.S.A. and it is subsequently agreed to support the YWCA formation in the Philippines. The United States supports the work financially as well as by...
Dates of Materials: circa 1918-1950

Philippines, circa 1920-1948

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 65, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Correspondence and reports from the YWCA of the Philippines. The YWCA of the U.S.A. supports the YWCA of the Philippines by sending American women to to fill leadership positions, act as advisors, report on work to the United States and to assess the status of the YWCA of the Philippines and its service to the women there. Correspondence from secretaries in the Philippines concern travel arrangements for American secretaries visiting the Philippines as well as arrangements for visits the...
Dates of Materials: circa 1920-1948

Philippines: Buildings, circa 1927-1971

 File — Box 1016: Series 1 [Barcode: 310183630387479], Folder: 13
Scope and Contents

Interior and exterior photographs of young women's Christian association buildings in rural and urban communities in the Philippines. Some photographs show buildings and facilities in use.

Dates of Materials: circa 1927-1971

Philippines: Camps, conferences, and groups, circa 1924-1972

 File — Box 1016: Series 1 [Barcode: 310183630387479], Folder: 14
Scope and Contents

Photographs of conferences, meetings, camps and programs of the young women's Christian associations in the Philippines.

Dates of Materials: circa 1924-1972

Philippines: Health and nutrition, 1948-1968

 File — Box 1016: Series 1 [Barcode: 310183630387479], Folder: 15
Scope and Contents

Photographs of young women's Christian association health programs in the Philippines including clinics, health education, supplemental nutrition and a swimming class for youth with cerebral palsy.

Dates of Materials: 1948-1968

Philippines, Poland and Samoa, circa 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 232, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A.'s work with the young women's Christian associations in the Philippines, Poland and American Samoa. Work with the YWCA in the Philippines includes a leadership training project conducted in cooperation with the Asia Foundation. Correspondence and reports include descriptions and assessments of the training program. Correspondence with Aurea Del Carmen of the YWCA of the Philippines includes association updates and reports and requests for support....
Dates of Materials: circa 1951-1960

Philippines: Program, 1933-1989

 File — Box 1017: Series 1 [Barcode: 310183630387784], Folder: 5
Scope and Contents

Photographs depicting the programs, classes, and services of young women's Christian associations in the Philippines. Program elements represented include international programs, a craft goods shop, sewing and dressmaking, hunger relief and nutrition education, Week of Prayer for Christian Unity services, job counseling, and basic education programs.

Dates of Materials: 1933-1989

Philippines: Recreation and dance, circa 1942-1973

 File — Box 1017: Series 1 [Barcode: 310183630387784], Folder: 6
Scope and Contents

Photographs of recreation programs at young women's Christian associations in the Philippines. Recreation classes and programs include swimming, hikes, folk and social dancing, outdoor recreation and more and include classes for children through adult.

Dates of Materials: circa 1942-1973

Philippines: Women at work, circa 1918-1974

 File — Box 1017: Series 1 [Barcode: 310183630387784], Folder: 8
Scope and Contents

Photographs depicting women engaged in employment in the Philippines as well as photographs of young women's Christian association programs supporting women's employment. YWCA programs include livestock programs helping women in rural areas and providing sewing machines and instruction. Additional photographs feature nurses training, a group crafting plastic butterflies for the YWCA of the USA national convention, and a work program for women prisoners.

Dates of Materials: circa 1918-1974

Phillippines: Physical education, circa 1935-1963

 File — Box 1017: Series 1 [Barcode: 310183630387784], Folder: 4
Scope and Contents

Photographs of physical education classes for women and children at young women's Christian associations in the Philippines. Classes represented include swimming, Judo, ballet, and general fitness.

Dates of Materials: circa 1935-1963

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

Woman's movement, circa 1917-1931 

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 151, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents

Reports, bulletins and articles concerning the woman's movement in the United States and abroad. Using data and analysis from studies, bulletins on the woman's movement in the United States analyze the changing economic, social and civic role of women including addressing employment, education and homemakers. Reports on the status of women internationally include China, England, the Philippines, France and India. 

Dates of Materials: circa 1917-1931