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Iowa, United States

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Subject Source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names

Found in 35 Collections and/or Records:

Business and Industrial women, Business and professional women, 1919-1949

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 19, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. Business and Industrial conferences, committees, and councils, as well as the start of materials concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A. Business and Professional Women Department. Business and Industrial conference materials include minutes and reports of the weekend state conference conferences for Iowa, the Northwest and Tri-State (North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota). Following state conference materials are documents concerning the Cheyney...
Dates of Materials: 1919-1949

Field and Territorial Committee programs and reports, 1892-1917

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 16, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Printed materials from YWCA of the U.S.A. field and territorial committees. Printed materials include conference proceedings, annual reports, and various pamphlets. Materials are largely intended for distribution within the YWCA. Pamphlets provide justification for YWCA activity and educate the reader on the purpose of associations. Annual reports summarize the work of industrial, city, town and county, office, foreign, and executive secretaries. In addition, reports include association and...
Dates of Materials: 1892-1917

Girl Reserve conferences, 1946

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 84, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Correspondence and reports concerning the central region Girl Reserve conferences. Girl Reserve, the YWCA club for adolescent girls, is an opportunity for girl to meet and to develop their spiritual, physical and intellectual lives through social activities, camps, leadership training and classes. Regional conferences bring together girls from different backgrounds and Girl Reserve clubs across a region to unite under common purpose, discuss matters important to them in their daily lives and...
Dates of Materials: 1946

Girl Reserve conferences, 1939-1945

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 85, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the central region Girl Reserve conferences for 1945. Girl Reserve, the YWCA club for adolescent girls, is an opportunity for girl to meet and to develop their spiritual, physical and intellectual lives through social activities, camps, leadership training and classes. Regional conferences bring together girls from different backgrounds and Girl Reserve clubs across a region to unite under common purpose, discuss matters important to them in their daily lives and...
Dates of Materials: 1939-1945

Girl Reserve conferences, 1939-1944

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 85, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the 1944 central region Girl Reserve conferences. Girl Reserve, the YWCA club for adolescent girls, is an opportunity for girl to meet and to develop their spiritual, physical and intellectual lives through social activities, camps, leadership training and classes. Regional conferences bring together girls from different backgrounds and Girl Reserve clubs across a region to unite under common purpose, discuss matters important to them in their daily lives and personal...
Dates of Materials: 1939-1944

Girl Reserve conferences, 1941-1942

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 86, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the planning, assessment and proceedings of the 1942 central region Girl Reserve conferences. Girl Reserve, the YWCA club for adolescent girls, is an opportunity for girl to meet and to develop their spiritual, physical and intellectual lives through social activities, camps, leadership training and classes. Regional conferences bring together girls from different backgrounds and Girl Reserve clubs across a region to unite under common purpose, discuss matters important...
Dates of Materials: 1941-1942

Girl Reserve conferences, 1941

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 87, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Girl Reserve, the YWCA club for adolescent girls, is an opportunity for girl to meet and to develop their spiritual, physical and intellectual lives through social activities, camps, leadership training and classes. At the 1941 regional Girl Reserve conferences, Girl Reserve clubs from around the central region hold regional camps and conferences to unite under a common purpose and aim, interact with girls from other clubs and backgrounds, discuss the social, economic, political and...
Dates of Materials: 1941

Girl Reserve conferences, 1940

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 88, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the central region Girl Reserve conferences. Girl Reserve, the YWCA club for adolescent girls, is an opportunity for girl to meet and to develop their spiritual, physical and intellectual lives through social activities, camps, leadership training and classes. Regional conferences held each year unite area clubs under a common purpose and aim and provide an opportunity for girls to interact with others from differing clubs and backgrounds and to discuss issues that are...
Dates of Materials: 1940

Girl Reserve conferences, 1939

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 88, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Conference materials, post-conference evaluations and reports and pre conference planning materials for the 1939 central region Girl Reserve Conferences. Girl Reserve, the YWCA club for adolescent girls, is an opportunity for girl to meet and to develop their spiritual, physical and intellectual lives through social activities, camps, leadership training and classes. Conferences for Girl Reserve secretaries and advisors are a place for sharing methods and ideas, discussing the issues faced...
Dates of Materials: 1939

Girl Reserve conferences, 1937

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 90, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Conference materials, post-conference evaluations and reports and pre conference planning materials for the 1937 central region Girl Reserve Conferences. Girl Reserve, the YWCA club for adolescent girls, is an opportunity for girl to meet and to develop their spiritual, physical and intellectual lives through social activities, camps, leadership training and classes. Conferences for Girl Reserve secretaries and advisors are a place for sharing methods and ideas, discussing the issues faced...
Dates of Materials: 1937

Iowa , circa 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 260, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the administration, program and development of Iowa Town and Country YWCA, formerly the Iowa District YWCA, and the YWCA of Marshalltown in addition to documents concerning the affiliation, program and eventual disaffiliation of the YWCA of Keokuk. Documents are arranged alphabetically by city or town with further topical and form designations on the microfilm under Iowa Town and Country and Marshaltown. The administration and development of the associations is...
Dates of Materials: circa 1951-1960

Iowa, circa 1906-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 175, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. associations in Iowa. The YWCA of the U.S.A. conducts studies to determine the needs of the women and girls of Iowa, assess the current associations and Girl Reserve clubs available and determine areas for future development as part of an "occupying the field" initiative. The Iowa-Nebraska study analyzes the geographic groupings of associations and areas of needs. Girl Reserve studies in Anamosa, Atlantic and Belle Plaine assess their Girl Reserve...
Dates of Materials: circa 1906-1950

Iowa, circa 1928-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 176, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning the Iowa District YWCA's affiliation, administration, leadership, services and organizational structure. District associations are a central organization for work among small communities that are not able to support an independent associations often in rural communities.

Dates of Materials: circa 1928-1950

Iowa, circa 1961-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 330, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the program, administration, and development of the Iowa Town and County YWCA and associations in Fort Dodge and Marshalltown, Iowa in addition to correspondence and reports from Iowa City. Documents are arranged alphabetically by city or town with further form and topical designations on the microfilm under each affiliated association. The administration and development of the associations is documented in basic standards reports, constitutions, and bylaws. Visitation...
Dates of Materials: circa 1961-1970

North Central Field Committee minutes and reports, 1910 December-1919 June

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 9, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Minutes and reports of the YWCA of the U.S.A.North Central Field Committee covering Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Iowa. Reports from the industrial, student, city and county, foreign, and office secretaries assess the condition of existing associations and populations served, make recommendations for improvements, summarize their trips and comment on the general needs of the regions. Executive secretary reports summarize the work of all field secretaries and the focus...
Dates of Materials: 1910 December-1919 June

North Central Field Committee minutes and reports, 1919 July-1921 December

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 10, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Minutes and reports of the YWCA of the U.S.A.North Central Field Committee covering Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Iowa. Minutes of the field committee record business conducted at the meetings including passing resolutions, presenting reports, discussing personnel and making recommendations. Field secretary reports follow the minutes and describe the current conditions of member associations, assess the needs of various groups of women or regions, make recommendations...
Dates of Materials: 1919 July-1921 December

Rural, 1924-1931

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 129, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Reports of regional rural studies conducted with funding from the Ford Fund. Careful studies are made to identify problems in rural associations and communities that may be underserved, identify what makes a successful rural associations and make recommendation for future practices. A study of the Dallas, Houston and Galveston, Texas areas assesses the associations in small communities with connections to a large city. The Michigan industrial-rural study examines the conditions in...
Dates of Materials: 1924-1931

State Committee programs and reports, 1885-1914

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 16, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Official programs and reports of YWCA of the U.S.A. state committees arranged alphabetically by state covering Florida through Indiana. Materials include convention and conference proceedings where the overall status of the state's associations may be discussed in addition to matters of finance, membership statistics, and organizational management and governance. Materials may also report on the status of specific student, city, or factory associations, discuss religious education, provide a...
Dates of Materials: 1885-1914

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: Geneva region, 1932-1933

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 139, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents

Newsletters from the Geneva region of the National Student YWCA. 

Dates of Materials: 1932-1933

Student: Geneva region, 1931

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 140, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents

Newsletters from the Geneva region of the National Student YWCA. 

Dates of Materials: 1931

Student: Geneva region, 1925-1930

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 140, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents

Newsletters from the Geneva region of the National Student YWCA. 

Dates of Materials: 1925-1930

Student: Geneva region, 1940-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 140, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents

Annual reports from the Geneva region of the National Student YWCA. Annual reports may include supporting materials such as correspondence and conference programs and bulletins in addition to the narrative reports summarizing the year's work, programs and participation. 

Dates of Materials: 1940-1950

Student: Geneva region, 1935-1940

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 140, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents

Annual reports from the Geneva region of the National Student YWCA. Annual reports may include supporting materials such as correspondence and conference programs and bulletins in addition to the narrative reports summarizing the year's work, programs and participation. 

Dates of Materials: 1935-1940

Student: Geneva region, 1926-1935

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 140, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents

Annual reports from the Geneva region of the National Student YWCA. Annual reports may include supporting materials such as correspondence and conference programs and bulletins in addition to the narrative reports summarizing the year's work, programs and participation. 

Dates of Materials: 1926-1935

Student: Geneva region, 1933-1946

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 140, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Monthly reports and visitation reports from the Geneva region of the National Student YWCA. Monthly reports to the National Student Council are submitted using standard forms and collect information concerning meetings attended, campuses visited, materials prepared, regional developments, how the secretary's day were divided and interviews conducted. Visitation reports are narrative accounts of a regional secretary's visit to one or several campuses. The reports describe the status of the...
Dates of Materials: 1933-1946

Student: Geneva region, 1925-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 140, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning the activities, conferences, programming and administration of student Christian associations in the Geneva region of the National Student YWCA. Documents include regional staff meeting minutes, notes and reports of discussion groups and event, program and activity suggestions, reports on special interest groups such as rural communities, new membership forms and certifications and special event pamphlets and programs. 

Dates of Materials: 1925-1950

Teenage conferences, 1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 314, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning 1970 Y-teen summer conferences in the central region of the YWCA of the U.S.A. grouped by state. State summer conferences are a chance for Y-Teens to explore their role in the YWCA of the U.S.A., their role in the issues affecting teenaged girls in their state and around the nation, share knowledge and meet other Y-Teens. Documents include reports and assessments of the conferences in addition to materials meant to prepare participants for the conference. 

Dates of Materials: 1970

Teenage conferences, 1969

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 314, microdex: 9
Scope and Contents Documents concerning 1969 Y-teen summer conferences in the central region of the YWCA of the U.S.A. grouped by state or sub-region. State summer conferences are a chance for Y-Teens to explore their role in the YWCA of the U.S.A., their role in the issues affecting teenaged girls in their state and around the nation, share knowledge and meet other Y-Teens. Documents include reports and assessments of the conferences in addition to materials meant to prepare participants for the...
Dates of Materials: 1969

Teenage conferences, 1968-1969

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 315, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Documents concerning 1968 and 1969 Y-teen summer conferences in the central region of the YWCA of the U.S.A. grouped by state or area. State summer conferences are a chance for Y-Teens to explore their role in the YWCA of the U.S.A., their role in the issues affecting teenaged girls in their state and around the nation, share knowledge and meet other Y-Teens. Documents include reports and assessments of the conferences in addition to materials meant to prepare participants for the...
Dates of Materials: 1968-1969