Found in 352 Collections and/or Records:
The collection contains the papers of Women and Life on Earth, on peace, anti-nuclear, and ecofeminist network. Records include conference materials, correspondence, minutes by-laws, financial records, newsletters, writings, talks, clippings, subject files, notes, posters, photographs, memorabilia, and audio tapes.
Correspondence with the World YWCA and staff and other documents concerning the work of the World YWCA. Correspondence concerns travel arrangements for visiting secretaries, reports on YWCA activities and developments around the world, conference planning and requests for assistance. Other materials include reports and questionnaires for studies of YWCA activities and the text of a speech given by Elizabeth Tritton on YWCA work in England.
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.
Documents concerning the policies of the YWCA of the U.S.A. in regards to its city associations, education programs, honoraria, interracial emphasis, membership and the national organization. Also included is an undated motto of the YWCA of the U.S.A. and World YWCA.
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.