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Missionaries

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Papers of women missionaries in the early 20th century, primarily Smith College graduates.

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Outside organizations: Religion, circa 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 236, microdex: 11
Scope and Contents Documents concerning religious organizations outside of the YWCA of the U.S.A. The National Council of the Churches is a national movement of religious organizations and churches and the YWCA of the U.S.A., as a Christian women's movement, sometimes works with them as members and as a cooperating organization and remains in touch with the council's actions and reports. Documents include committee, division and department reports, correspondence and written statements of their relationship...
Dates of Materials: circa 1951-1960

Student, circa 1912-1951

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 130, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. student associations, activities, program and cooperation with other organizations. Documents include lists and registration cards of affiliated student associations, National Student YWCA seventy-fifth anniversary celebration programs and planning materials, basic standards of affiliation for student associations, committee reports, lists of associations classified by college type and documents concerning cooperation with outside organizations. As...
Dates of Materials: circa 1912-1951

Student, circa 1936-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 146, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the staff meetings, standards study, Student Volunteer Movement and studies of the National Student YWCA. Staff meeting minutes concern the personnel needs of the student division, leadership training, the implementation of the program and emphases of the National Student Council. Two standards studies are conducted to assess the structure and organization of the student division, its relationship to the parts of the YWCA of the U.S.A. and its relationship to other...
Dates of Materials: circa 1936-1950

Student, circa 1936-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 146, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the United Student Christian Council, United Student Peace Committee, University Christian Mission and World Mission of Christianity, organizations working with student associations. The United Student Christian Council is an organization of student Christian organizations to encourage unity between organizations and across denominations, discuss together the common issues faced by students, discuss the role of Christianity in campus life and social problems and decide...
Dates of Materials: circa 1936-1950

World Student Christian Federation, 1920-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 146, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents World Student Christian Federation Executive Committee minutes and reports. The World Student Christian Federation is an international federation of student Christian associations. The committee meets to discuss the structure, organization and management of the federation, hear updates from national student associations, discuss the needs and status of student Christian associations around the world, decide on program emphases based on these needs and discuss their relationship to other...
Dates of Materials: 1920-1950

World Student Christian Federation, 1932-1949

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 146, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents

Minutes of the meetings of the general committee of the World Student Christian Federation, an international federation of student Christian associations. The General Committee is responsible for assessing the progress of the federation, deciding policy and program for the coming period, budget and funding, electing officers, reviewing applications for affiliation, hearing matters brought by national representatives and considering proposals to change the constitution. 

Dates of Materials: 1932-1949

World Student Christian Federation, 1922-1928

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 147, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents

Minutes of the meetings of the General Committee of the World Student Christian Federation, an international federation of student Christian associations. The General Committee is responsible for assessing the progress of the federation, deciding policy and program for the coming period, budget and funding, electing officers, reviewing applications for affiliation, hearing matters brought by national representatives and considering proposals to change the constitution. 

Dates of Materials: 1922-1928

World Student Christian Federation, 1930-1937

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 147, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents

Minutes and reports from commissions and committees of the World Student Christian Federation concerning the role of Christianity in the world student movements, cooperation among the movements, the Christian message of the federation and cultural relations between the United States and Europe. 

Dates of Materials: 1930-1937

World Student Christian Federation, 1922-1939

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 147, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning conferences of the World Student Christian Federation. International conferences are a chance for delegates from student Christian organizations to meet and discuss global issues, international relations and the Christian's role. Regional conferences such as the Pacific Area Conference focus on issues unique to their areas including the political and economic situations affecting the people there. 

Dates of Materials: 1922-1939

World Student Christian Federation, circa 1912-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 147, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the constitution and governance, purpose and membership basis, leadership, administration and relationships of the World Student Christian Federation (WSCF). In addition to copies of the constitution and bylaws correspondence discusses the new membership basis adopted by the National Student YWCA and the implications to the WSCF. A report of the purpose and membership bases of member organizations of the WSCF summarizes and shows excerpts of their governing documents to...
Dates of Materials: circa 1912-1950

World Student Christian Federation, 1921-1949

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 147, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Reports and study courses from the World Student Christian Federation (WSCF). Reports include overviews of the work of the WSCF, reports on the role of Christian student movements internationally, excerpts of a travel diary of a visit to the Far East and annual reports from the National Student YWCA to the WSCF. Study course outlines and discussion guides are materials to guide discussion in groups on topics such as biblical study, international relations, Christian movements around the...
Dates of Materials: 1921-1949

World Student Christian Federation and World Student Service Fund, circa 1905-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 147, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the World Student Christian Federation in general and the World Student Service Fund. The World Student Christian Federation (WSCF) is an international organization uniting student organizations in the student Christian movement. This final section of WSCF documents contains an assortment of documents including minutes of the European council meetings, pamphlets and reports concerning the purpose, aims and history of the federation, a fundraising handbook and a report on...
Dates of Materials: circa 1905-1950