Found in 352 Collections and/or Records:
International Institute studies including, "Study of a place and future of International Institutes", "Study on the status of International Institutes", and additional local studies. Studies provide descriptions of goals and outcomes, make recommendations for the future of international institutes in the YWCA, analyze survey results, and include survey questions distributed. Local studies are arranged alphabetically by state and city.
Documents concerning the affiliation, leadership, services and management of YWCA of the U.S.A. association in Mason City and Muscatine, Iowa and a Girl Reserve study of Mount Vernon, Iowa. Additional documents for the YWCA of Mason City include a study of the foreign community, a completed residence survey and visitation reports describing and assessing the association's leadership and services.
Jane Whitbread was an editor and writer. The collection consists solely of material related to the research and writing of her book, After Super Mom: Working Mothers Talk About Their World. It contains questionnaires, responses and analyses of responses, correspondence, taped interviews, transcripts of interviews, and notes Whitbread kept in three travel notebooks.
Reports, correspondence administrative records concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in Topeka and Salina, Kansas. 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, a completed residence survey of the YWCA of Topeka and historical summaries.
Documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A. assistance to transient and homeless women and unemployment relief. Materials concern issues of homelessness as a result of the economic strain during The Depression and include reports on local association experiences and relief efforts, data from field reports and studies, YWCA policy and programming, and homeless situation faced by various groups served by the YWCA of the U.S.A. and other organizations.