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Midwest, United States

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Subject Source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Conferences: Geneva/Mid-West/Central, circa 1872-1959

 File — Box 1040: Series 1 [Barcode: 310183630387511], Folder: 6-11
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Photographs from student YWCA conferences in the Central region, often referred to as the Geneva region, roughly covering midwestern states. Many conferences were held at the Lake Geneva camp and conferences grounds and photographs include images of students participating in camp activities such as lakeside recreation, hikes, pageants, and swimming in addition to posed group photographs. Later conferences were often co-ed and included delegates from student YMCA associations.

Dates of Materials: circa 1872-1959

National Student Council Geneva Region minutes and reports, 1932-1940

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 375, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Regional councils of the National Student Council of the YWCA of the U.S.A. are responsible for regional policy making, maintaining the relationship between local student associations, the National Student Council and maintaining the regional budget and staff. The Geneva region covers the Midwest territory including Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Ohio and Wisconsin. Ten area committees report to the Geneva Regional Council to increase the connection...
Dates of Materials: 1932-1940

National Student Council Geneva Region minutes and reports, 1922-1931

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 375, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Regional councils of the National Student Council of the YWCA of the U.S.A. are responsible for regional policy making, maintaining the relationship between local student associations, the National Student Council and maintaining the regional budget and staff. The Geneva region covers the Midwest territory including Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Ohio and Wisconsin. Ten area committees report to the Geneva Regional Council to increase the connection...
Dates of Materials: 1922-1931

Student conferences, 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 239, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the planning, evaluation and program of the Geneva, Middle Atlantic, New England, New York and Pacific Northwest regional student association conferences. The regional joint YWCA and YMCA student conferences or Student Christian Movement conferences are a chance for students and leaders to meet others from their region, discuss national and regional issues affecting them and participate in recreational activities. Documents include planning materials and planning...
Dates of Materials: 1951-1960

Student: East Central region, 1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 309, microdex: 2
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Minutes and reports from the National Student YWCA East Central region, formerly the Geneva region. Annual reports and monthly reports combine statistical reporting with some narrative descriptions reporting on items such as membership, participation and work days. Following the reports are regional newsletters, program notes and regional correspondence. 

Dates of Materials: 1970

Student: Geneva region, 1962-1969

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 309, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents

Minutes and reports from the National Student YWCA Geneva region advisory committee, regional assembly and regional council. The Geneva region is comprised of North and South Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Michigan, Illinois, Indiana and Ohio. 

Dates of Materials: 1962-1969

Student: Geneva region, 1960-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 309, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents

Annual reports from the Geneva region of the National Student YWCA combining statistical and narrative reporting summarizing the development, management, program, challenges and participation of student associations in the region. 

Dates of Materials: 1960-1970

Student: Geneva region, 1961-1969

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 309, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents

Completed monthly reporting forms from the Geneva region of the National Student YWCA. These forms collect summaries and brief narrative descriptions of information such as visits to student associations, meeting participation, cooperation with other associations and organizations, work hours, area travel and regional development. Some forms are supplemented by a longer narrative report in addition to the standard form. 

Dates of Materials: 1961-1969

Student: Geneva region, 1961-1969

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 309, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning the programs and management of the Geneva region of the National Student YWCA. A report of a study of religious life at Coe College summarizes the study's finding and recommendations. Work Plans outline the timeline, scope and emphases of regional development and activity. Additional materials include regional newsletters and mailings, a compilation of women's liberation resources and activities and records of workshops and consultations. 

Dates of Materials: 1961-1969

Student Geneva region, 1957-1959

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 243, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents

Minutes of the Geneva Region Advisory Committee of the National Student YWCA. The committee discusses the regional needs of the local student YWCA's in the Midwest and report on recruiting, programs and conferences. 

Dates of Materials: 1957-1959

Student Geneva region, 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 244, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the student program in the Geneva region (Midwest) of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Regional staff, councils and committees are an intermediary leadership and communication channel between the national organization and local associations. Minutes and reports of the regional council include project updates, conference plans, discussion of regional and local needs and interpretation of the national emphases to the local level. Regional council meetings may include National...
Dates of Materials: 1951-1960

Student Geneva region, 1950-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 244, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents

Annual reports of the Geneva, or Midwest, region of the National Student YWCA of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Annual reports combine a statistical summary with narrative assessments of regional objectives, strong associations, associations with problems and conferences.

Dates of Materials: 1950-1960

Student Geneva region, 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 244, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents

Completed monthly reporting forms from regional secretaries in the Geneva (Midwest) region of the National Student YWCA. Monthly report forms include sections for reporting local visits, services provided to student associations, meetings and conferences attended, and a narrative summary of regional developments. In addition, the reports summarize travel, collaborative work with other organizations and hours worked. 

Dates of Materials: 1951-1960