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Found in 157 Collections and/or Records:

Personnel, 1961-1971

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 298, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Documents concerning staff recruitment policies, salary reports and guidelines, and scholarship and loan programs for staff seeking graduate education. Recruitment programs implemented at local, regional and national levels are outlined in handbooks, memorandums to clubs and reports. Directories and lists of recruiters track where and when recruiters are working. Salary reports analyze salary ranges and incremental increases by position and suggest a national standard and a salary handbook...
Dates of Materials: 1961-1971

Personnel, 1961-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 298, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the orientation and training of new YWCA of the U.S.A. employees and continued staff training and development. New employee induction institutes and initial training institutes are designed to introduce new staff to the work of the YWCA of the U.S.A., its policies, practices and role as a women's movement. Session outlines, reports, notes and reflections record the contents of the institutes. The YWCA School for Professional Workers is a more in-depth learning...
Dates of Materials: 1961-1970

Personnel, 1961-1969

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 298, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning the training and development of volunteers and staff of the YWCA of the U.S.A. and its local associations. Documents include articles and reports concerning the principles and policies of training programs, a performance review handbook for supervisors, a report of a census of leadership in the YWCA of the U.S.A. and memorandums and correspondence concerning personnel and training matters. 

Dates of Materials: 1961-1969

Public affairs, 1961-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 298, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the national public affairs programs of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Public affairs programs, recommended by the National Public Affairs Committee of the YWCA of the U.S.A., outline social, political and economic issues that the YWCA of the U.S.A. commits to addressing at a national and local level. The program emphases released in summary reports include reasons why they are selected, how the issue should be addressed and goals of the programs. In 1964 a voter registration...
Dates of Materials: 1961-1970

Religion, 1961-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 299, microdex: 9
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA World Fellowship Week followed by materials on the role of religion in the YWCA of the U.S.A. YWCA World Fellowship Week is an international week of prayer, reflection and fundraising reflecting on the YWCA as a world movement. In the United States, the YWCA of the U.S.A. has a national event at the Washington National Cathedral in addition to local observances throughout the country. Publicity and event packets suggest observance services, press releases and other...
Dates of Materials: 1961-1970

Research and program resources, 1963-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 300, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents YWCA of the U.S.A. Bureau of Research and Program Resources information collecting work tool, booklet on women in the United States, notes from record keeping workshops, and departmental reports. The information gathering work tool for local associations, "Look Beneath the Surface of the Community," provides guidelines for collecting and using information about the association's community, suggests resources for information and outlines the importance of community information in program...
Dates of Materials: 1963-1970

Rural, circa 1913-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 128, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the organization, program, management and conferences of district and county associations of the YWCA of the U.S.A. District and county associations are organized in rural areas where due to population, finance or interest a larger area is organized to support a YWCA of the U.S.A. association. Reports, notes, pamphlets and handbooks concerning the administration, organization and development of county and district associations address the standards of rural associations,...
Dates of Materials: circa 1913-1950

Rural, circa 1906-1934

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 129, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. town associations. Town associations are those serving small towns in rural communities or near larger cities. Handbooks, pamphlets, reports and correspondence concerning the organizations and administration of town associations address budgeting and finance, bookkeeping, setting up constitutions and bylaws, managing leaders and volunteers and how to establish a new town association. Program guides for town associations include suggestions of the types...
Dates of Materials: circa 1906-1934

Smith College School for Social Work publications

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-01081
Abstract Smith College School for Social Work publications started being created in 1919, one year after the formation of the School. The majority of this collection consists of book volumes pertaining to the happenings within, case studies of, announcements of, and writings of the Smith College School for Social Work. Bound in periodical form, these volumes include The School for Social Work Bulletin, The School for Social Work...
Dates of Materials: 1918 - 2018

Speakers, circa 1919-1948

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 130, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Manuals for public speaking on behalf of the YWCA of the U.S.A. and correspondence concerning public speaking engagements. Public speaking manuals provide guidelines for speaking to different audiences, summarize the history and purpose of the YWCA of the U.S.A., describe the work of the many YWCA of the U.S.A. departments and give tips for public speaking. Included is a manual for speaking about the work of the War Work Council and the contribution women make to the war efforts during World...
Dates of Materials: circa 1919-1948

Student, 1961-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 301, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Document concerning the purpose, functions and history of the National Student YWCA and the College and University Division of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Bylaws establish their functions and relationship to the YWCA of the U.S.A. and suggested constitutions for local student associations establish the governing documents for the individual associations. Updated and amended bylaws allow the reader to follow administrative changes of the unit. Documents concerning finances in the National Student...
Dates of Materials: 1961-1970

Student, 1961-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 301, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Documents concerning human relations programs of the National Student YWCA followed by issues of their newsletter, "Interact." Program reports, resolutions and recruiting handbooks outline the programs of the National Student YWCA addressing human relations including voter registration drives, recruiting African American students, and addressing race relations. "Interact" as the newsletter of the National Student YWCA shares important resources, briefly explores important topics and shares...
Dates of Materials: 1961-1970

Student, circa 1952-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 249, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents

Handbooks, discussion notes and pamphlets concerning the World's Student Christian Federation, its relationship with other organizations, it relationship as a lay Christian movement to churches and the overall mission and purpose of the organization. 

Dates of Materials: circa 1952-1960

Student, circa 1907-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 148, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents

Pamphlets and documents concerning the National Student YWCA. Pamphlets are arranged alphabetically by title and concern such topics as the role of Christianity in the college student's life, the role of Christianity in addressing social and economic problems, Christian education and the purpose, aims and functions of student associations. Other documents include a student issue of "Womans Press" magazine, reports of the student Christian movement, bibliographies and program suggestions. 

Dates of Materials: circa 1907-1950

Student, circa 1924-1928

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 133, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the constitution and governance of student associations of the YWCA of the U.S.A.The National Student Assembly, the governing body of the National Student Y.W.C.A., appoints a commission to study the standards of affiliation to the national organization and following this appoint a purpose commission to recommend a new statement of purpose for student associations of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Documents include proposed standards and purpose statements, minutes and reports...
Dates of Materials: circa 1924-1928

Student, circa 1884-1951

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 134, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A. National Student Assembly standards commission for student associations of the YWCA of the U.S.A. The commission is formed to study the relationship of the national student organization to local associations and their role on college campuses and make recommendations for basic standards for affiliated student YWCA of the U.S.A. associations. Later, the Constitution and Standards Committee studies the standards of affiliations outlines the standards...
Dates of Materials: circa 1884-1951

Student, circa 1918-1951

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 134, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. student associations, activities, program, finance and history. Documents concerning the financing of the National Student Y.W.C.A. include budgets, narrative reports, guidelines and suggestions for financing student associations, and pamphlets explaining how the student department money is being used. In-service training is offered to develop professional leadership for the student associations and documents summarize and report on training sessions....
Dates of Materials: circa 1918-1951

Student, circa 1922-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 134, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A.'s work with international students and the National Student Y.W.C.A.'s cooperation with international organizations. To encourage cooperative and inclusive student work, the Education Division of the National Board of the YWCA of the U.S.A. devises a program of education to share information of general international culture and student needs and to respond to emphases decided at national conventions. In addition, to education programs,...
Dates of Materials: circa 1922-1950

Student, 1922-1943

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 138, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents National Student Council of the YWCA of the U.S.A. bulletins, handbooks and miscellaneous documents. Council bulletins summarize the objectives and emphases for the coming period, discuss the social, economic and religious issues important to students and publish updates from conferences and meetings. Handbooks for council members provide overviews of the duties of the council member, the structure, purpose and organization of the National Student Y.W.C.A. and its relationship to other...
Dates of Materials: 1922-1943

Student, circa 1907-1938

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 138, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. work in normal, private and professional schools as well as program and policy documents for the National Student YWCA. Reports, notes and minutes concerning work with normal, private and professional schools include discussion of their relationship to the National Student YWCA and other student associations, descriptions of the work and activities at those types of institutions, problems and challenges unique to the groups, and updates from specific...
Dates of Materials: circa 1907-1938

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

Student: Asilomar region, circa 1933-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 138, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Documents concerning student Christian association activity in the Asilomar (Pacific Southwest) of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Documents include training seminar workbooks and programs for cabinet members of the Pacific Southwest student YMCA and YWCA, the constitution for the Regional Student Council of YWCA's in the Pacific Southwest, minutes and reports of the Regional Student Council of the YWCA and YMCA in the Pacific Southwest region, minutes of the meetings of the Executive Committee of...
Dates of Materials: circa 1933-1950

Student: Asilomar region, 1934-1941

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 139, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents

Workbooks, programs and schedules for conferences of junior college student YWCA and YMCA associations in the Asilomar (Pacific Southwest) region of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Conferences provide an opportunity for members of junior college Christian associations to meet, share ideas and discuss the national program as it relates to the junior college campus. Asilomar and Pacific Southwest region continues through reel 139, microdex 6 of the YWCA of the U.S.A. records. 

Dates of Materials: 1934-1941

Student: Eagles Mere region, circa 1938-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 141, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning National Student YWCA middle Atlantic region (Eagles Mere) participating membership and association standards, purpose and structure, and regional assemblies. 

Dates of Materials: circa 1938-1950

Student: Eagles Mere region, circa 1932-1942

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 141, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the Middle Atlantic, or Eagles Mere, region of the National Student YWCA. Presidents' reports, program handbooks and association guides concern the structure and organization of the regional and national student organizations, program suggestions and planning guidelines, fundraising and finance guidelines and standards of affiliation. Other documents include summer program pamphlets handbooks, secretary's reports, meeting and conference minutes and proceedings and a...
Dates of Materials: circa 1932-1942

Student: Geneva region, circa 1931-1947

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 139, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the Geneva region of the National Student YWCA. Meetings of the Geneva Region YWCA and YMCA Council address policy and program emphases for the region and act as a governing body between the local student associations and the National Intercollegiate Christian Council. Geneva region handbooks describe the structure and organization of the student YWCA including the relationship between local, regional and national, make program planning suggestions, describe the purpose...
Dates of Materials: circa 1931-1947

Student: Rocky Mountain region, 1934-1948

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 142, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents

Constitutions and articles of operation for the Student Christian Movement of the Rocky Mountain Region, the Rocky Mountain region of the National Student YWCA and the National Student Council of the YMCA. Following the constitutions are the minutes and handbooks of the regional council meetings of the Student Christian Movement of the Rocky Mountain Region.

Dates of Materials: 1934-1948

Student: Rocky Mountain region, circa 1932-1939

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 143, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the Student Christian Movement and National Student YWCA in the Rocky Mountain region. Reports include visitation and campus reports from regional secretaries, the results of a survey on race on college campuses and committee reports. Other documents concern the organization and structure of the regional Student Christian Movement, the relationship between the YWCA, the YMCA and the national movements, program suggestions, summer projects and regional conferences and may...
Dates of Materials: circa 1932-1939

Student: Southwest region, 1936-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 145, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning the Southwest region of the National Student YWCA including programs and correspondence regarding regional cabinet training conferences, minutes and reports of the advisory and administrative committees, and minutes and reports of the Southwest Council of Student Christian Associations. 

Dates of Materials: 1936-1950

Symbols and teenage, circa 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 249, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. registration of their symbol with the United States Patent Office followed by documents concerning their teen-age program and Y-Teen clubs. To protect against unauthorized use of symbols and misrepresentation, the YWCA of the U.S.A. goes through the process of officially registering their symbols as trademarks. Materials include correspondence with the consultants used to facilitate the process, minutes concerning the development of trademark use...
Dates of Materials: circa 1951-1960