Skip to main content

Young Women's Christian associations -- California

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 58 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

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 1953-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 253, microdex: 10
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the administration, program and development of the YWCA of Berkeley, California followed by a memorandum concerning the development of a YMCA and YWCA in Buena Park. Documents concerning the administration and history of the YWCA of Berkeley include basic standards reports, certification materials, constitutions, bylaws and historical overviews. Visitation reports for the association are more narrative in nature and include program descriptions, reports of challenges and...
Dates of Materials: circa 1953-1960

California, circa 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 254, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the administration, program and development of YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in California arranged alphabetically by city or area covering Central San Joaquin Valley through Garden Grove. Documents concerning the administration and history of the associations in Central San Joaquin Valley, Eureka, Fontana, Fresno and Garden Grove vary by location but may include basic standards reports, certification materials, constitutions, bylaws and historical overviews. Their...
Dates of Materials: circa 1951-1960

California, circa 1951-1960

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

Documents concerning the administration, program and development of YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in Glendale and Glendora, 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 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 254, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the administration, program and development of Harbor Area YWCA, formerly known as the YWCA of San Pedro, California. Administrative records include basic standards reports, national certification documents, constitutions, and bylaws. In addition, the administrative records include record of the association's official name change. Visitation reports for the associations are more narrative in nature and include program descriptions, reports of challenges and successes,...
Dates of Materials: circa 1951-1960

California, circa 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 254, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the administration, program and development of YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in the Imperial Valley, La Verne, and Long Beach, California in addition a report on inland area development and an inquiry into a new association in Lancaster, California. Documents concerning the administration and history of the established associations vary by location but may include basic standards reports, certification materials, constitutions, bylaws and historical overviews. Their...
Dates of Materials: circa 1951-1960

California, circa 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 254, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the administration, program and development of the YWCA of Los Angeles, 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. In addition, two reports of studies initiated by the Welfare Federation of Los...
Dates of Materials: circa 1951-1960

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 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 254, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the administration, program and development of YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in Orange and Palo Alto, California in addition to correspondence and reports concerning the development of a new association in Palm Springs. Documents concerning the administration and development of the Orange and Palo Alto associations include include basic standards reports, national certification documents, constitutions, and bylaws. Visitation reports for the associations are more...
Dates of Materials: circa 1951-1960

California, circa 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 254, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the administration, program and development of YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in Pasadena, Redlands, and Richmond, California. Documents concerning the administration and development of the associations include 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...
Dates of Materials: circa 1951-1960

California, circa 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 255, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the administration, program and development of YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in Riverside, Sacramento, and San Bernardino, California followed by correspondence concerning the development of a Y-Teen program in San Bruno. Documents concerning the administration and development of the associations include include basic standards reports, national certification documents, constitutions, and bylaws. Visitation reports for the associations are more narrative in nature and...
Dates of Materials: circa 1951-1960

California, circa 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 255, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the administration, program and development of YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in San Diego and San Francisco, California. Documents concerning the administration and development of the associations include 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...
Dates of Materials: circa 1951-1960

California, circa 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 255, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the administration, program and development of YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in the San Gabriel Valley district and San Jose, California. The administration and development of the associations is documented in 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...
Dates of Materials: circa 1951-1960

California, circa 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 255, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the administration, program and development of YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in Santa Ana and Santa Cruz, California as well as a visitation report for Santa Barbara. The administration and development of the associations is documented in 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...
Dates of Materials: circa 1951-1960

California, circa 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 255, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the administration, program and development of YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in Santa Monica and Vallejo, California as well as documents concerning the development of associations in Stockton and Torrance. The administration and development of the associations is documented in basic standards reports, national certification documents, constitutions, and bylaws. Visitation reports for the associations are more narrative in nature and include program descriptions,...
Dates of Materials: circa 1951-1960

California, circa 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 255, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the administration, program and development of YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in Ventura County and Watsonville, California as well as documents concerning the development of associations in Victor Valley, Walnut Creek, and Whittier. The administration and development of the associations is documented in basic standards reports, national certification documents, constitutions, and bylaws. Visitation reports for the associations are more narrative in nature and include...
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

California, circa 1934-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 162, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents

Administrative records, reports and correspondence for YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in Anaheim, Bakersfield and Berkeley, California. Visitation reports from YWCA of the U.S.A. secretaries make assessments of the performance of the associations, describe the community served by the associations and discuss challenges of the association. Other documents include histories, applications for affiliation, constitutions and bylaws, correspondence and employee and volunteer lists. 

Dates of Materials: circa 1934-1950

California, circa 1920-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 162, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Administrative records, reports and correspondence for YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in San Joaquin Valley (Tulare District), Compton and Eureka, California. Visitation reports from YWCA of the U.S.A. secretaries make assessments of the performance of the associations, describe the community served by the associations and discuss challenges of the association. Other documents include histories, applications for affiliation, constitutions, bylaws, correspondence and employee and volunteer...
Dates of Materials: circa 1920-1950

California, circa 1906-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 163, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Administrative records, reports and correspondence for YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in Fresno and Glendale, California. Fresno, California association documents begin with their application for charter affiliation with the National Board of the YWCA of the U.S.A. The association continues their growth and serves the large international population with their international institute branch, a branch association to serve the unique needs of Fresno's international community. Notes on the...
Dates of Materials: circa 1906-1950

California, circa 1920-1949

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 163, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A. Hollywood Studios Club and the Imperial Valley, California association. Beginning in 1916, the Hollywood Studio Club was established to serve young women in the entertainment industry. The club offered safe and affordable residences and activities for those in the arts fields. As a county association, the YWCA of Imperial County serves women and girls across the valley. The association's governance and structure is outlined in its constitutions....
Dates of Materials: circa 1920-1949

California, 1946-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 163, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents

Correspondence and reports concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in Inglewood and Lancaster, California in addition to youth services reports for Kern County and Lodi, California conducted by the California Youth Authority. These reports assess the recreation, law enforcement, social, health and church agencies and services available to youth and make recommendations for improving service and reach.

Dates of Materials: 1946-1950

California, circa 1904-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 163, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports and administrative records concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A. association in Long Beach, California. As a charter member of the YWCA of the U.S.A. the Long Beach association has a long history of serving its women and girls. Visitation reports, association histories and correspondence describe the area as a resort town bringing challenges of a changeable population. In addition Long Beach begins early work with women and girls in industry. Documents include visitation...
Dates of Materials: circa 1904-1950

California, circa 1906-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 163, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning the history, buildings, finance, management, program and administration of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Los Angeles association. Reports summarize and present data collected for studies of the association's program, services and overall performance. 

Dates of Materials: circa 1906-1950

California, circa 1918-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 163, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A. Los Angeles association. As an association serving women and girls of a large metropolitan area the Los Angeles YWCA has a complex and robust program. Visitation reports describe and assess the association and its branches, the needs of its members and the challenges the association faces. World War II brings a time of expanded program to the association with the increase of women working in industry and contributions to the war effort in Los...
Dates of Materials: circa 1918-1950

California, circa 1928-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 163, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents The YWCA of the U.S.A. Los Angeles association serves the large metropolitan area of Los Angeles. Due to the diverse needs of the people and demand for clubs and programming, the Los Angeles YWCA includes branches, international institutes and residences. Some branches are designed to serve a specific population. For example, the Woodlawn branch is created for African American women and girls and the Japanese branch for Japanese women and girls. To meet the needs of the immigrant population...
Dates of Materials: circa 1928-1950

California, circa 1920-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 164, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Administrative records, reports and correspondence concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. associations and youth services in California. Sponsored by the California Youth Authority, surveys are made of youth services in Madeira and Mendocino counties, California. The reports assess the needs of the youth in the counties studied, assess the education, recreation, law enforcement, welfare and health services, and make recommendations for improvement. Correspondence and reports from Napa and Merced...
Dates of Materials: circa 1920-1950

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 1920-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 164, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Reports, correspondence and administrative records concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A. association in Pasadena, California. Documents include constitutions, historical outlines, visitation reports, lists of staff and volunteers, a completed residence survey and correspondence and reports concerning work with the African American population. Also included is "Pasadena Social Agencies Survey" by Edwin A. Cottrell. This extensive report of a survey of the Pasadena Community Chest and the...
Dates of Materials: circa 1920-1950