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California, United States

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Subject Source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names

Found in 30 Collections and/or Records:

Arkansas and California, circa 1961-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 323, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in Arizona covering Hot Springs through West Memphis and California covering Bakersfield through Bishop. Documents are grouped by state then alphabetically by city or town. California associations are preceeded by correspondence and reports concerning the work of the YWCA of the U.S.A. and its association throughout the state. For affiliated associations further form and topic designations on the microfilm include basic standards reports,...
Dates of Materials: circa 1961-1970

Business and Industrial women, 1936-1947

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 18, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA Business and Industrial area summer conferences for the west central and Asilomar (western) areas of the YWCA of the U.S.A. West central conferences are held at Camp Brewster in Omaha, Nebraska and Western conferences at Asilomar Conference grounds and other western locations. Conference bulletins, proceedings, and reports document conference business sessions, workshops and lectures. In addition to conference sessions, participants participate in recreational...
Dates of Materials: 1936-1947

Business and Industrial women, Business and professional women, 1919-1949

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 19, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. Business and Industrial conferences, committees, and councils, as well as the start of materials concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A. Business and Professional Women Department. Business and Industrial conference materials include minutes and reports of the weekend state conference conferences for Iowa, the Northwest and Tri-State (North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota). Following state conference materials are documents concerning the Cheyney...
Dates of Materials: 1919-1949

Business and professional conferences, 1936-1942

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 20, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. Business and Professional summer conferences in the southwest region of the YWCA of the U.S.A. and area weekend conferences for Alabama-Louisiana-Mississippi, Arkansas and Arizona. Weekend conferences are held between regional summer conferences to bring together Business and Professional clubs from a state or smaller region and connect on current issues and program. Minutes, reports, and newsletters give an overview of the events and themes of the...
Dates of Materials: 1936-1942

Business and professional conferences, 1936-1946

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 20, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Documents concerning weekend area conferences of YWCA of the U.S.A. Business and Professional Women in California, Colorado, Wyoming, Florida and Northern and Southern Illinois. Weekend conferences are held between regional conferences to bring together Business and Professional clubs from a state or smaller region and connect on current issues and program. Minutes, reports, and newsletters give an overview of the events and themes of the conferences. Weekend conferences unify Business and...
Dates of Materials: 1936-1946

California, circa 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 253, microdex: 9
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the administration, program, and development of YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in California followed by documents concerning Alameda County, Bakersfield, Banning, and the Bay Area in particular. Documents concerning YWCA work in all of California are comprised mostly of conference and meeting reports. Next, an Alameda County study, sponsored jointly by the Alameda County United Fund and Federation of Community Services,examines the possibility of a central budgeting...
Dates of Materials: circa 1951-1960

California, circa 1925-1949

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 162, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in California. Included are reports of studies of local associations, the California Corporation Code, visitation reports, reports concerning cooperation between the YWCA and YMCA in California and minutes and correspondence concerning California Youth Serving Organizations. 

Dates of Materials: circa 1925-1949

Conferences: Asilomar/Pacific Coast, 1900, 1920

 File — Box 1040: Series 1 [Barcode: 310183630387511], Folder: 5
Scope and Contents

Group photographs from YWCA student conferences in California.

Dates of Materials: 1900; 1920

Field and Territorial Committee programs and reports, 1892-1917

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 16, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Printed materials from YWCA of the U.S.A. field and territorial committees. Printed materials include conference proceedings, annual reports, and various pamphlets. Materials are largely intended for distribution within the YWCA. Pamphlets provide justification for YWCA activity and educate the reader on the purpose of associations. Annual reports summarize the work of industrial, city, town and county, office, foreign, and executive secretaries. In addition, reports include association and...
Dates of Materials: 1892-1917

Girl Reserve conferences, 1945-1946

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 85, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Correspondence and reports concerning the western region Girl Reserve conferences and conference planning and preparatory guidebooks for all regions for 1946. Girl Reserve, the YWCA club for adolescent girls, is an opportunity for girl to meet and to develop their spiritual, physical and intellectual lives through social activities, camps, leadership training and classes. Regional conferences bring together girls from different backgrounds and Girl Reserve clubs across a region to unite...
Dates of Materials: 1945-1946

Girl Reserve conferences, 1944-1945

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 85, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the western region Girl Reserve conferences for 1945. Girl Reserve, the YWCA club for adolescent girls, is an opportunity for girl to meet and to develop their spiritual, physical and intellectual lives through social activities, camps, leadership training and classes. Regional conferences bring together girls from different backgrounds and Girl Reserve clubs across a region to unite under common purpose, discuss matters important to them in their daily lives and...
Dates of Materials: 1944-1945

Girl Reserve conferences, 1944

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 86, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the 1944 western region Girl Reserve conferences. Girl Reserve, the YWCA club for adolescent girls, is an opportunity for girl to meet and to develop their spiritual, physical and intellectual lives through social activities, camps, leadership training and classes. Regional conferences bring together girls from different backgrounds and Girl Reserve clubs across a region to unite under common purpose, discuss matters important to them in their daily lives and personal...
Dates of Materials: 1944

Girl Reserve conferences, 1942-1943

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 86, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the 1943 western region Girl Reserve conferences. Girl Reserve, the YWCA club for adolescent girls, is an opportunity for girl to meet and to develop their spiritual, physical and intellectual lives through social activities, camps, leadership training and classes. Regional conferences bring together girls from different backgrounds and Girl Reserve clubs across a region to unite under common purpose, discuss matters important to them in their daily lives and personal...
Dates of Materials: 1942-1943

Girl Reserve conferences, 1942

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 87, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the planning, assessment and proceedings of the 1942 western region Girl Reserve conferences. Girl Reserve, the YWCA club for adolescent girls, is an opportunity for girl to meet and to develop their spiritual, physical and intellectual lives through social activities, camps, leadership training and classes. Regional conferences bring together girls from different backgrounds and Girl Reserve clubs across a region to unite under common purpose, discuss matters important...
Dates of Materials: 1942

Girl Reserve conferences, 1940

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 88, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Documents concerning western region Girl Reserve conferences. Girl Reserve, the YWCA club for adolescent girls, is an opportunity for girl to meet and to develop their spiritual, physical and intellectual lives through social activities, camps, leadership training and classes. Regional conferences held each year unite area clubs under a common purpose and aim and provide an opportunity for girls to interact with others from differing clubs and backgrounds and to discuss issues that are...
Dates of Materials: 1940

Girl Reserve conferences, 1938-1939

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 89, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Conference materials, post-conference evaluations and reports and pre conference planning materials for the 1939 western region Girl Reserve Conferences. Girl Reserve, the YWCA club for adolescent girls, is an opportunity for girl to meet and to develop their spiritual, physical and intellectual lives through social activities, camps, leadership training and classes. Conferences for Girl Reserve secretaries and advisors are a place for sharing methods and ideas, discussing the issues faced...
Dates of Materials: 1938-1939

Girl Reserve conferences, 1938

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 89, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents Conference materials, post-conference evaluations and reports and pre conference planning materials for the 1938 western region Girl Reserve Conferences. Girl Reserve, the YWCA club for adolescent girls, is an opportunity for girl to meet and to develop their spiritual, physical and intellectual lives through social activities, camps, leadership training and classes. Conferences for Girl Reserve secretaries and advisors are a place for sharing methods and ideas, discussing the issues faced...
Dates of Materials: 1938

Pacific Coast Field Committee minutes and reports, 1907 May-1922 February

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 13, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Minutes and reports from the YWCA of the U.S.A. Pacific Coast Field Committee. Field committees unite local associations under the general purposes and missions of the National YWCA, assist with emerging and established local associations, arrange conferences and camps and oversee fundraising campaigns. Materials include reports from field secretaries, narrative reports that summarize work with local associations, make recommendations and requests for personnel and finance, report on...
Dates of Materials: 1907 May-1922 February

Pacific Coast Field Committee minutes and reports, 1922 February-1922 December

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 14, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Minutes and reports from the YWCA of the U.S.A. Pacific Coast Field Committee. Field committees unite local associations under the general purposes and missions of the National YWCA, assist with emerging and established local associations, arrange conferences and camps, and oversee fundraising campaigns. Materials include reports from field secretaries, narrative reports that summarize work with local associations. In this final year of field committee reports, much attention is given to the...
Dates of Materials: 1922 February-1922 December

Rural, circa 1924-1926

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 129, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Reports of rural studies conducted with funding from the Ford Fund. Careful studies are made to identify problems in rural associations and communities that may be underserved, identify what makes a successful rural associations and make recommendation for future practices. Reports provide background information, describe the method of study, present data such as population and association statistics, make recommendations for future rural development and discuss the social and economic...
Dates of Materials: circa 1924-1926

Student: Asilomar region, circa 1933-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 138, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Documents concerning student Christian association activity in the Asilomar (Pacific Southwest) of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Documents include training seminar workbooks and programs for cabinet members of the Pacific Southwest student YMCA and YWCA, the constitution for the Regional Student Council of YWCA's in the Pacific Southwest, minutes and reports of the Regional Student Council of the YWCA and YMCA in the Pacific Southwest region, minutes of the meetings of the Executive Committee of...
Dates of Materials: circa 1933-1950

Student: Asilomar region, 1934-1941

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 139, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents

Workbooks, programs and schedules for conferences of junior college student YWCA and YMCA associations in the Asilomar (Pacific Southwest) region of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Conferences provide an opportunity for members of junior college Christian associations to meet, share ideas and discuss the national program as it relates to the junior college campus. Asilomar and Pacific Southwest region continues through reel 139, microdex 6 of the YWCA of the U.S.A. records. 

Dates of Materials: 1934-1941

Student: Asilomar region, 1931-1942

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 139, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents

Newsletters from the Student YWCA and Student YMCA in the Asilomar (Pacific Southwest) region of the YWCA of the U.S.A. 

Dates of Materials: 1931-1942

Student: Asilomar region, 1926-1930

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 139, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents

Newsletters from the Student YWCA in the Asilomar (Pacific Southwest) region covering California, Utah, Nevada and Arizona.

Dates of Materials: 1926-1930

Student: Asilomar region, 1926-1949

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 139, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents

Annual reports of the Student YWCA in the Asilomar (Pacific Southwest) region of the YWCA of the U.S.A. 

Dates of Materials: 1926-1949

Student: Asilomar region, 1927-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 139, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents

Reports of the Asilomar (Pacific Southwest) region of the National Student YWCA. Monthly reports to the National Student Council are submitted using standard forms and collect information concerning meetings attended, campuses visited, materials prepared, regional developments, how the secretary's day were divided and interviews conducted. General regional reports include reports on international work, junior college visits and the report, "Two Weeks of Work in California." 

Dates of Materials: 1927-1950

Student: Asilomar region, 1934-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 139, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning the activities, conferences, programming and administration of student Christian associations in the Asilomar (Pacific Southwest) region of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Documents include conference and assembly programs and workbooks, association program suggestions and materials, letters and reports concerning the Japanese internment in California, pamphlets for summer work projects and regional advisory council minutes. 

Dates of Materials: 1934-1950

War Work, World War II, 1941-1946

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 149, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Minutes, reports, correspondence and notes concerning the local situation faced by Japanese Americans in the United States. Documents are grouped by the following locations: California, Colorado, Minnesota, New Jersey, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania and Washington. Documents describe the challenges faced by Japanese Americans in each area, the persecution they may face and special projects, programs and association practices to assist the Japanese American and improve relationships in the...
Dates of Materials: 1941-1946

World War I: Hostess houses, California, circa 1914-1920

 File — Box 1036: Series 1 [Barcode: 310183630387826], Folder: 9
Scope and Contents

Photographs of food service and leisure activities at hostess houses at Camps Kearny and Fremont in California.

Dates of Materials: circa 1914-1920

Y-Teen conferences, 1947-1949

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 156, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the planning, proceedings and assessments of the southern and western regional Y-Teen conferences. Regional conferences are a chance for Y-Teen delegates and the adult leaders to come together to discuss the issues important to them and unite behind a common purpose. Conferences include discussion groups, lectures and activities and several southern regions have separate conferences for African American girls. Also included are documents concerning the general planning...
Dates of Materials: 1947-1949