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Social group work

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 134 Collections and/or Records:

Missouri, circa 1906-1950

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 187, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents The YWCA of Saint Louis, Missouri has a long history of serving the women and girls of its community beginning before the formation of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Its administrative history starting from its application for affiliation is documented in constitutions, bylaws and historical summaries. Industrial department reports provide a look into the program for women employed in industry and may also include descriptions of the issues that are affecting their personal and work lives. As race...
Dates of Materials: circa 1906-1950

Missouri, circa 1924-1950

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 187, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents YWCA of Saint Louis, Missouri visitation reports and documents concerning the association's relationships. Visitation reports offer a glimpse into the program and activities of the association. Visiting regional and national secretaries observe and assess the daily activities of the association, its leadership and member groups. In addition, the reports comment on any challenges in program or leadership they may see. The cooperation between the YMCA and YWCA in Saint Louis is documented in...
Dates of Materials: circa 1924-1950

Missouri, circa 1921-1950

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 187, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the programs, administration and members of the YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in Saint Louis, Missouri. Letters with local, regional and national staff are often seeking or giving advice about association life and can offer a look into the challenges, management and daily issues that arise in local associations and administration handbooks demonstrate the structure and function of the administrative duties of local associations. Several reports and letters concern the...
Dates of Materials: circa 1921-1950

Missouri, circa 1920-1949

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 187, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the affiliation, program, management and services of YWCA of the U.S.A. local associations in Springfield and Webster Groves, Missouri and the request for organization of an association in Sikeston, Missouri. Visitation reports assess a local association's program and leadership making recommendations for further support or actions. The administrative and program history of the associations is documented in governing documents, association fact sheets and historical...
Dates of Materials: circa 1920-1949

Montana, circa 1920-1950

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 187, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Reports, correspondence and administrative records concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in Montana. Visitation reports describe and assess the association's program, leadership, activities, facilities and services. Other documents include constitutions and bylaws, lists of professional and volunteer leadership, association fact sheets, historical summaries and applications for affiliation. Additional materials include state conferences notes and the report of the survey of rural life...
Dates of Materials: circa 1920-1950

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1956-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 242, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents Documents concerning National Student YWCA and National Student YMCA college summer service group programs. The programs place participants in a church or social agency to gain experience working in an urban environment, develop their leadership skills and train in group work. In addition to job experience, the program includes workshops and discussion opportunities to complement the experiences. Documents include evaluation reports of individuals and of the total program, planning committee...
Dates of Materials: 1956-1960

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1951-1955

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 242, microdex: 9
Scope and Contents Documents concerning National Student YWCA and National Student YMCA college summer service group programs. The program places participants in a church or social agency so that they may gain experience working in an urban environment and develop their leadership and group work skills. In addition to job experience, the program includes workshops and discussion opportunities. Documents include program reports reflecting on the participants' experiences, director's reports evaluating and...
Dates of Materials: 1951-1955

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1957-1959

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 242, microdex: 10
Scope and Contents

Applicants' files for students applying for the National Student Councils of the YMCA and YWCA summer projects. Applicant files include completed application forms, application essays, reference forms, skills summaries and related correspondence. 

Dates of Materials: 1957-1959

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1951-1958

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 243, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Documents concerning National Student Councils of the YMCA and YWCA (NSCY) summer projects. NSCY summer projects combine work experience, discussion sessions and group living to offer student participants a chance to expand job experiences, develop personally and spiritually and meet students from other associations. The Seattle Internes in Community Service and Industry project focuses on community awareness and social work training while the Martha's Vineyard Leadership Seminar focuses...
Dates of Materials: 1951-1958

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1951-1958

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 243, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Documents concerning National Student Councils of the YMCA and YWCA (NSCY) summer projects. NSCY summer projects combine work experience, discussion sessions and group living to offer student participants a chance to expand job experiences, develop personally and spiritually and meet students from other associations. Summer projects focus on different areas of development and experience including the federal government processes and legislators, community service, social work, employment in...
Dates of Materials: 1951-1958

National Training School faculty meeting minutes , 1912-1931

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 379, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents The National Training School of the YWCA of the U.S.A. is training school offering courses in leadership and social work skills needed to be a successful leader in the YWCA of the U.S.A. Faculty meetings are a chance for the faculty to discuss course content, schedules, program requirements and faculty development. In addition, the faculty report on their courses sharing content and method. Following the minutes of the National Training School faculty meetings are the minutes of the faculty...
Dates of Materials: 1912-1931

National Training School minutes and reports, 1914-1933

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 379, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents The National Training School of the YWCA of the U.S.A. is training school offering courses in leadership and social work skills needed to be a successful leader in the YWCA of the U.S.A. Minutes and reports of the National Training School Committee concerning the administration, curriculum, policies and functions of the school. Minutes and reports of the Admissions Committee of the National Training School concern admission policy and include the review of applications. Scholarship policy...
Dates of Materials: 1914-1933

National Training School student papers, 1922-1923

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 379, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents

Papers presented by students enrolled in the National Training School of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Papers cover a wide range of topics concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A. including the movement's history in the United States, international aspects of the YWCA, YWCA of the U.S.A. conventions, the development of programs for constituent groups, the development of local and national movements and leadership. Papers are arranged alphabetically by author's last name. 

Dates of Materials: 1922-1923

Nebraska, circa 1920-1950

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 188, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Reports, correspondence and administrative records concerning existing YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in Nebraska and inquires into the organization of new associations. Visitation reports describe and assess the association's program, leadership, activities, facilities and services. Other documents include constitutions and bylaws, lists of professional and volunteer leadership, association fact sheets, historical summaries and applications for affiliation. For those communities with...
Dates of Materials: circa 1920-1950

Nebraska, circa 1916-1950

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 188, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Reports, correspondence and administrative records concerning Hastings and Jefferson, Nebraska district associations of the YWCA of the U.S.A. County or district associations represent rural or small town areas that may not have the support of participation to maintain a full association. Visitation reports describe and assess the association's program, leadership, activities, facilities and services. Other documents include constitutions and bylaws, lists of professional and volunteer...
Dates of Materials: circa 1916-1950

Nebraska, circa 1917-1950

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 188, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Reports, correspondence and administrative records concerning existing YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in Nebraska and inquires into the organization of new associations. Visitation reports describe and assess the association's program, leadership, activities, facilities and services. Other documents include constitutions and bylaws, lists of professional and volunteer leadership, association fact sheets, historical summaries and applications for affiliation. For those communities with...
Dates of Materials: circa 1917-1950

Nebraska, circa 1906-1950

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 188, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Reports, correspondence and administrative records concerning the history, leadership, buildings, finance and community of the YWCA of the U.S.A. association in Omaha, Nebraska. As a charter member of the YWCA of the U.S.A. the YWCA of Omaha has a long history of working with the women and girls in its community. The development of the association from a small group in rented rooms to a multi-centered association with its own building is documented in historical summaries and a timeline of...
Dates of Materials: circa 1906-1950

Nebraska, circa 1921-1950

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 188, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A. association in Omaha, Nebraska and its Northside Branch. Regional and national field secretaries make visits to local associations to assess their program and act as advisors on any challenges the association may have. The resulting visitation reports summarize the findings of the visit and serve as a way to maintain awareness of local club activity. Visitation reports concerning the Northside Branch, the association's branch for African American...
Dates of Materials: circa 1921-1950

Nebraska, 1919-1946

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 188, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Reports, correspondence and administrative records concerning existing YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in Nebraska and inquires into the organization of new associations. Visitation reports describe and assess the association's program, leadership, activities, facilities and services. Other documents include constitutions and bylaws. For those communities with emerging or no associations, visitations from field workers asses the community and any existing women's organizations and make...
Dates of Materials: 1919-1946

Nevada, circa 1916-1950

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 188, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Reports, correspondence and administrative records concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in Nevada. Visitation reports describe and assess the association's program, leadership, activities, facilities and services. Other documents include constitutions and bylaws, lists of professional and volunteer leadership, association fact sheets, historical summaries and applications for affiliation. Local association files are preceded by reports concerning the YWCA in the state of Nevada. The...
Dates of Materials: circa 1916-1950

New Hampshire, circa 1920-1950

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 189, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Reports, correspondence and administrative records concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in New Hampshire. Visitation reports describe and assess the association's program, leadership, activities, facilities and services. Other documents include constitutions and bylaws, lists of professional and volunteer leadership, association fact sheets, historical summaries and applications for affiliation. In addition to regular association work Manchester and Nashua both maintain international...
Dates of Materials: circa 1920-1950

New Hampshire, circa 1928-1950

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 189, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents The New Hampshire District YWCA serves the entire state of New Hampshire as the organizing association of small towns and counties that do not have the resources or support to maintain an independent association. The program is carried out in each community and in turn, these communities support a small centralized staff to act as administrators of the association. The function, purpose and structure of the district association is established in its governing documents and further explained...
Dates of Materials: circa 1928-1950

New Hampshire, circa 1920-1950

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 189, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents The YWCA of the U.S.A. association in Portsmouth, New Hampshire began as a residence and hospitality service for young women and eventually expanded to recreation and regular club programs. The purpose and function of the association is established in its governing documents and its history in historical summaries. Visitation reports assess and summarize the association's program and can offer a glimpse into regular club work. Additional documents include letters concerning a proposed joint...
Dates of Materials: circa 1920-1950

New Jersey, circa 1920-1950

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 189, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Reports, correspondence and administrative records concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in Atlantic City and Asbury Park, New Jersey. Women from Asbury Park correspondence with national leadership seeking advice and support for developing a local association. In Atlantic City, where there is an active affiliated association, difficulties arise surrounding the membership basis and in 1950 the association disaffiliated. The African American branch of the YWCA of Atlantic City does not...
Dates of Materials: circa 1920-1950

New Jersey, circa 1918-1950

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 189, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Reports, correspondence and administrative records concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A. association in Bayonne, New Jersey and developing communities throughout the state. The YWCA of Bayonne, New Jersey has origins in war work with its immigrant population at the end of World War I. As the work with immigrant women grew it spread into work with industrial women and an association officially affiliates in 1920. Prior to establishing their work with industrial women, the YWCA meets with the YMCA...
Dates of Materials: circa 1918-1950

New Jersey, circa 1917-1950

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 189, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents The YWCA association in Burlington County, New Jersey supports the women and girls in its community through providing recreation, education and social activities. Early programs in the county center on war work, industrial girls and community development. Over time interest in the association grows and programs are added to meet the changing membership. In 1928 a survey of the African American community assess how the YWCA can better meet their needs and serve the community. Visitation...
Dates of Materials: circa 1917-1950

New Jersey, circa 1907-1950

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 189, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the affiliation, administration, history, industrial program and leadership of the YWCA of the U.S.A. association in Camden, New Jersey. Association development can be traced through timelines of notable events and the administrative history is demonstrated through drafts of their governing documents. Industrial department reports assess the association's work with women employed in industry. The industrial program offers education, recreation and social opportunities to...
Dates of Materials: circa 1907-1950

New Jersey, circa 1917-1950

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 190, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in Camden and Carney's Point, New Jersey. The YWCA of Camden, New Jersey participates in a self study to evaluate their program, leadership and services to their community. The report and supporting documents present the findings with recommendations and include program materials such as pamphlets, letters and study notes. As part of their work with African American women and girls, the YWCA of Camden maintains a branch association. As...
Dates of Materials: circa 1917-1950

New Jersey, circa 1920-1950

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 190, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Reports, correspondence and administrative records concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A. association in Elizabeth, New Jersey and developing communities throughout the state. Visitation reports describe and assess the association's program, leadership, activities, facilities and services. Other documents include constitutions and bylaws, lists of professional and volunteer leadership, industrial program reports, a finance survey, historical summaries and an anniversary celebration program. For...
Dates of Materials: circa 1920-1950

New Jersey, circa 1918-1950

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 190, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Reports, correspondence and administrative records concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A. association in Hackensack, New Jersey and developing communities throughout the state. The YWCA of Hackensack develops a cooperative relationship with the local YMCA and shares a building with them. Correspondence and reports concerning this relationship evaluate its structure and comment on its benefits and challenges for the YWCA of Hackensack. Visitation reports describe and assess the association's...
Dates of Materials: circa 1918-1950