Young Women's Christian associations -- Turkey
Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:
International Division, 1961-1969
Report of the service centers Istanbul, Turkey, 1930
The report provides historical, economic, religious and political context to the work of the YWCA service centers in Istanbul. In addition, the report summarizes all current activities, describes the structure, organization and leadership of the service centers, and presents recommendations for future development. The report concludes with notes from a discussion of the report at the World YWCA conference in St. Cergue.
Turkey, circa 1911-1950
Turkey, circa 1920-1950
Turkey, circa 1913-1938
Turkey: Buildings, circa 1954-1989
Photographs of buildings and communities in Turkey including images of young women's Christian associations.
Turkey: Camping and recreation, circa 1920-1970
Photographs of young women's Christian association camp and recreation programs in Turkey including a 1932 scrapbook of the summer camp of the Istanbul service centers, Cadde Bostan.
Turkey: Children, circa 1950-1973
Photographs of programs for children and teens at young women's Christian associations in Turkey. Programs photographed include services for orphans, day care, kindergartens, a children's library, recreation programs, day camps, nursery care for children of women prisoners and Girl Reserves.
Turkey: Classes, circa 1926-1969
Photographs of vocational training classes at young women's Christian associations in Turkey. Photographed classes include typing, languages, sewing, and shorthand.
Turkey: Constantinople, circa 1920-1964
Photographs of young women's Christian association programs, buildings, services and activities in Turkey as well as photographs of local people, scenes, and buildings. Early YWCA photographs feature programs at the Garden of Happiness camp, Pera Gymnasium, and Stambul Garden centers and later photographs include other programs and centers in Istanbul and vocational training.
Turkey: Miscellaneous, circa 1945-1983
Photographs of special events and services of young women's Christian Associations in Turkey. Photographs include an image of American prisoners of war in the YWCA of Istanbul, a photograph of a YWCA member looking a silver tray, a photograph of a woman at an art show and a series of photographs taken at the sixtieth anniversary of the Amerikan Lisan Ve Sanat Dersanesi.