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Oakland, Alameda, California, United States

 Subject
Subject Source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

California, circa 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 254, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning the administration, program and development of YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in North Orange County and Oakland, California. Administrative records include basic standards reports, national certification documents, constitutions, and bylaws. Visitation reports for the associations are more narrative in nature and include program descriptions, reports of challenges and successes, and discussion of personnel and management need. 

Dates of Materials: circa 1951-1960

California, circa 1906-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 164, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. associations and activities in California. Correspondence and reports from Oxnard and Pacific Grove concern the possibilities of organizing new associations. Assessments are made as to the needs of the women and girls of the area, the possibility of leadership and of existing club activities. Oakland's international institute is a YWCA of the U.S.A. association serving Oakland's immigrant women and their families. Pamphlets, correspondence and reports...
Dates of Materials: circa 1906-1950

California, circa 1961-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 324, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the program, administration, and development of YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in North Orange County, Oakland, Orange, and Pasadena, California in addition to documents concerning the registered group in Pomona. Documents are arranged alphabetically by area with further topical and form designations on the microfilm for the affiliated associations. The administration and development of the affiliated associations is documented in basic standards reports, constitutions,...
Dates of Materials: circa 1961-1970

Girl Reserve, 1942-1944

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 93, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. Girl Reserve harvest camps. Harvest Camps were arranged for members of the Girls Reserve to assist with harvesting crops during as way to contribute to the war effort. Materials include brochures, attendance records, registration materials, guidance on administering a harvest camp, news clippings about the camps, camp activities, training, and other materials relating to the functioning of a harvest camp. 

Dates of Materials: 1942-1944

Labor cases, 1928-1943

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 109, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Case studies and records of labor issues arranged alphabetically by city or town covering Nashville, Tennessee through Rochester, New York. Materials include overviews of conflicts and negotiations, suggested actions, resolutions, recommendations for conflict management, and other documents. In addition, materials may address union disputes, internal conflicts regarding policies and labor activities, anti-union efforts, and other matters relating to labor work. An example of works found here...
Dates of Materials: 1928-1943