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Found in 49 Collections and/or Records:

Student, circa 1952-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 249, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the YMCA of the USA's student work and miscellaneous documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A.'s National Student YWCA programs and activities. Reports of studies of the program and activities of the National Student YMCA summarize the current scope of the student work of the YMCA to inform the future direction of the movement and the organization and functions of the National Student Council of the YMCA is established in its bylaws. Materials concerning the program...
Dates of Materials: circa 1952-1960

Student, circa 1922-1944

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

Religious resources and documents concerning the reorganization of the Student division of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Religious resources include discussion guidelines and pamphlets addressing the role of religion on the college campus and in the work of student associations. Reorganization of the student division responds to the changing needs of the college students and the national student movements. Studies and reports are made prior to discussion and proposals. 

Dates of Materials: circa 1922-1944

Student: Eagles Mere region, circa 1935-1947

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 140, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the Middle Atlantic regional council of the National Student YWCA and Student Christian Movement. The regional council acts as a body between the National Student YWCA and national student movement organizations and the local student associations. Council meetings discuss the regional emphases and programming, make recommendations and resolutions, hear updates and reports from local student associations and events and discuss leadership and staff needs. The council's...
Dates of Materials: circa 1935-1947

Symbols, vocational guidance, circa 1907-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 148, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Correspondence concerning the use and representation of the symbols of the YWCA of the U.S.A. and documents concerning vocational guidance programs in local associations of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Reports, pamphlets, booklets, notes and outlines concerning vocational guidance suggest Vocational guidance methods and programs, report of the activities of associations doing vocational guidance work, outline and discuss employment issues young girls and women may face, summarize and discuss...
Dates of Materials: circa 1907-1950

Teenage , 1961-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 320, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents

Handbooks, pamphlets and general correspondence concerning the leadership and program of the Y-Teens of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Leadership handbooks and program booklets begin the microdex and are preceded by an index card listing those materials in the order they appear. Following the handbooks and booklets are additional program correspondence and pamphlets arranged chronologically. 

Dates of Materials: 1961-1970

USO and women, 1967-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 320, microdex: 9
Scope and Contents Reports on the YWCA of the U.S.A.'s USO activities followed by program materials and reports concerning the women's liberation movement and the YWCA of the U.S.A. Through their USO Division, the YWCA of the U.S.A. provides program and support to USO centers. Reports summarize their USO work. Also included are USO conference reports and outlines. Articles, reports and essays on the women's liberation movement concern the status of women in the United States and the YWCA of the U.S.A. in the...
Dates of Materials: 1967-1970

War Work, World War II, 1942-1946

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 150, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents War Relocation Authority documents concerning their policies and procedures for returning internees and disseminating information about the relocation process, camp living and Japanese Americans in communities. Pamphlets, reports and booklets communicate the War Relocation Authority's purpose and seek to educate readers about the situation in camps and around the nation as well as to address racism and treatment of Japanese Americans. Also included are collections of data and statistics on...
Dates of Materials: 1942-1946

War Work, World War II, 1942-1943

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 151, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning High School Victory Corps, war chest agreements with the YWCA of the U.S.A. National Board and YWCA of the U.S.A. wartime expansion projects. Victory Corps are programs organized through public high schools for youth to have the opportunity to contribute to organized community service in the war effort and to provide opportunities for training to prepare youth for future service in the military. Pamphlets and reports explain the program and its activities and...
Dates of Materials: 1942-1943

World War I, circa 1917-1925

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 154, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Contains the YWCA of the USA Subject File, also known as the "Central" or "Record" File. It is in 3 parts: 2a contains materials dated between 1899 and 1950 (reels 17-160), 2b contains materials dated from 1951-60 (reels 226-252), 2c contains materials dated from 1961-70 (reels 283-322).

Dates of Materials: circa 1917-1925

World War I, 1915-1919

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 154, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents

Reports, pamphlets and handbooks of the Social Morality Committee of the War Work Council of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Through lectures, films and publicity the Social Morality Committee seeks to educate girls and young women on the social dangers that present during wartime and the patriotic duty to uphold high moral standards, particularly when it comes to the relationships between men and women. 

Dates of Materials: 1915-1919

World YWCA, 1962-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 295, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the World YWCA Special Services Secretary, World Membership Day and the work and policies of the World YWCA. Correspondence between Ruud van Hoogevest, special services secretary, and the International Division of the YWCA of the U.S.A. concern fundraising efforts and financial support of international projects as well as administrative matters concerning their cooperative projects. World Membership Day of the World YWCA is a day for members and member associations to...
Dates of Materials: 1962-1970

World YWCA, circa 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 234, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents

Publications of the World YWCA alphabetical by title. Pamphlets and booklets published by the World YWCA educate the reader about the World YWCA or prepare the reader for an upcoming conference or World YWCA event. They include topics such as the role of Christianity in the World YWCA, Christianity and religious teaching and World YWCA programs.

Dates of Materials: circa 1951-1960

World YWCA, 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 233, microdex: 9
Scope and Contents World Membership Day program packets and YWCA of the U.S.A. correspondence with World YWCA general secretaries. As executive officer of the World YWCA World Council, the general secretary is a main point of contact to the World YWCA. Correspondence is included for general secretaries Elizabeth Palmer and Helen Roberts and many letters are with Fay Allen or Margaret Forsyth of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Foreign Division. World Membership Day is celebrated around the world by associations of the...
Dates of Materials: 1951-1960

World's YWCA, 1924-1933

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 79, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Report of a study of the World YWCA and study guide published later by the Womans Press. The study booklet follows the history of the development of the World YWCA and discusses issues such as the Christian membership basis, the relationship between the World YWCA, national associations with foreign divisions and other national associations, the purpose and aims of the World YWCA and the challenge of having a global organization while recognizing the differing cultural and spiritual...
Dates of Materials: 1924-1933

World's YWCA, 1931-1951

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 79, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the conferences of the World YWCA World Council. International conferences of the legislative body of the World YWCA meet periodically to unite under a shared vision and purpose, discuss and agree on positions of political and social action, hear updates from YWCA associations, discuss the relationships within the World YWCA and discuss the role of Christianity and religion in the organization and as it concerns women globally. As the first World Council conference since...
Dates of Materials: 1931-1951

YWCA, 1963-1969

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 321, microdex: 9
Scope and Contents

Histories of the YWCA of the U.S.A. followed by policy and reports concerning membership in the organization. Historical overviews include overviews of the development of the YWCA of the U.S.A., their public affairs role, and their programs. Also included are lists of potential participants in oral histories. Membership documents include a summary report of responses to a membership questionnaire and outlined membership policies. 

Dates of Materials: 1963-1969

YWCA, circa 1913-1933

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 157, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the membership basis for the YWCA of the U.S.A., World YWCA and YMCA. The YWCA of the U.S.A. begins with a membership requirement of membership in an evangelical Christian church and eventually includes and adopts a personal statement of religion. Memorandums, pamphlets, reports and meeting minutes include discussion of the role of the organization as a Christian organization and its relationship to the church and discussion on the potential benefits and risks of...
Dates of Materials: circa 1913-1933

YWCA, circa 1915-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 158, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning the practices, policies, administration and procedures for membership in the YWCA of the U.S.A. and its local associations. Included are documents concerning the meaning of participation as a member of the YWCA of the U.S.A. and increasing member participation, membership studies and reports, handbooks and suggestions for membership policy and practices and a historical summary of convention actions concerning membership. 

Dates of Materials: circa 1915-1950

YWCA, circa 1917-1951

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 158, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the program and purpose of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Program refers to the activities, tools and facilities utilized to carry out the emphases of the organization and meet the needs of its members. Program pamphlets, notes, reports and handbooks assess the total program and the needs of member types, present the results of program studies and provide guidelines for assessing association program. Purpose statements and pamphlets concern the Christian purpose of the YWCA of...
Dates of Materials: circa 1917-1951