YWCA Subject File, 1902-2003
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Brief Description: Subject file of the YWCA including histories (1906-84); committee minutes and reports (1906-20; 1984); Board of Directors minutes (1907-72; 1983-92); Corporation Board minutes (1970-82); secretary's reports (1904-38); financial reports (1907-62); annual reports (1937-82, 1986-92); Board of Trustees records (1975-81); promotional brochures, lists of officers, cabinet members, and general members (1935-92); correspondence, minutes, reports, and scrapbooks (1904-57, 62-92) about programs sponsored or cosponsored by the YWCA, including Faculty (Friday) Forum (1947-83); Pal Program (1966-81); Women Against Rape (1973-79); African Seminar/Seminar on Developing Nations (1964-68); freshmen conference (1966-73); career coaching for women (1978-83), coalition for voter registration (1971-74), United Way (1978-91); Breast Cancer Awareness Project;  correspondence and brochures relating to the national YWCA and the National Student Council (1950-72).  Among topics included are Black women, foreign students, racism, religious education, mentoring, health, and the status of women.  The series also contains the records of Susan Taylor, tenured assistant professor of English as a Second Language (1964-99), in her position as YWCA Board of Trustees member.
Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at] illinois.edu
Record Series Number: 41/69/331
Created by: YMCA/YWCA
Volume: 32.0 cubic feet
Acquired: 8/4/84; 11/11/84; 5/96; 8/24/98; 5/5/99;11/19/01;8/23/04
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/4169331.pdf
Arrangement: Administration materials chrono., program materials alpha.
Access Restrictions: Box 59 is restricted and may only be consulted with the written permission of the YWCA.
Subject Index
Black Women
Faculty Friday Forums
Foreign Students
Fund Raising
Pal Program
Public Health
Racial Discrimination
Religious Education
United Way, Champaign County
Women's Status
Women Against Rape
Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA)
Young Women's Christian Association
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]