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University YWCA Records, 1917-1962

Collection Overview

Title: University YWCA Records, 1917-1962

ID: UA/072

Creator: University Young Women's Christian Association (1892-1963)

Extent: 2.5 Linear Feet

Languages: English [eng]


Religious membership organization, founded in England in 1855. University of North Dakota branch active from 1892 until 1963

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The University YWCA Records consist of historical materials, executive materials, financial information, membership materials and miscellaneous. Historical materials include the constitution and several annual reports, while the executive material consists of meeting minutes and correspondence. Membership materials consist of rosters, program information and several YWCA Membership Agreements with the National YWCA. Financial information is general in scope and runs from 1927-1963. There are also specific materials related to the Community Chest/United Fund from 1950 until 1962. Miscellaneous materials include one scrapbook from the Summer Geneva Student Conference, held June 20-28, 1939, at Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. A second scrapbook documents club activities from 1938-1952, and contains newspaper clippings, photographs and correspondence. Two publications distributed by the National YWCA are also included.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.

Acquisition Method: Transferred from OGLMC 37, Grand Forks YWCA Records, in March 1983 and in 2002.

Preferred Citation: (Description of Item). University YWCA Records. UA 72, Box #, Item #. Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks.

Finding Aid Revision History: Finding aid migrated to Archon in February 2015.

Other URL: http://library.und.edu/holdings.php?id=ODIN_ALEPH000941681

Box and Folder Listing

Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Constitution: 1925, 1957Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Annual Reports: 1945, 1955-1960Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Meeting Minutes of the Advisory Committee: 1917-1946Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Meeting Minutes of the Executive Committee: 1959-1962Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Meeting Minutes of the Senior Cabinet: 1924-March 1933Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Meeting Minutes of the Senior Cabinet: March 1933-April 1935Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Meeting Minutes of the Senior Cabinet: November 1935-1947Add to your cart.
Folder 8: General Correspondence: 1957-1963Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Membership Rosters: 1950, 1959-1963Add to your cart.
Folder 10: YWCA Membership Agreement: 1955-1961Add to your cart.
Folder 11: ProgramsAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: Financial Records: 1927-1959Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Financial Records: 1960-1961Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Financial Records: 1962-1963Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Community Chest/United Fund: 1950-1962Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Scrapbook: 1939Add to your cart.
Folder 17: National YWCA Publications: Dialogue on Campus by Nelle Morton and Conscience on Campus by Waldo Beach (1958)Add to your cart.
Scrapbook 1: 1938-1952Add to your cart.
Placed on the shelves adjacent to the collection