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National Board of the Young Men's Christian Associations. Armed Services Dept.

 Organization

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Ernie Chapman papers

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.76
Abstract

Records documenting Ernie Chapman's lifelong association with the YMCA, especially his work on the board of the Orange County YMCA, the Pacific (Southwest) Area Board, and the National Board, and the World Alliance of YMCAs. Also well-documented are Chapman's involvement with YMCA's Model Legislature and Court / Youth and Government programs and the Armed Services YMCA.

Dates: 1931-2002

United Service Organizations-related records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.4-2
Abstract

Administrative files, club histories, and other records documenting the YMCA's involvement with the USO during and after World War II.

Dates: 1932-1980; Majority of material found within ( 1941-1950).

United States Christian Commission-related records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.4-3
Abstract

Reports, facsimiles of commissions and correspondence, and historical information about the United States Christian Commission, an organization founded by the YMCA to provide spiritual services to soldiers during the Civil War.

Dates: 1881-1976.

World War I-related records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.4-1
Abstract

Minutes, correspondence, publicity bulletins, training manuals, reports, newspapers, and other records of major YMCA administrative bodies which provided services to the military forces in the United States and abroad during World War I..

Dates: 1910-1970; Majority of material found in ( 1917-1921).

YMCA Armed Services Department general administrative records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.4-4
Abstract

Records documenting the administration of the YMCA's work with the United States armed services from the era of the Civil War through the late 1980s, particularly during the period from the time of the first world war through the Korean war.

Dates: 1863-1992; Majority of material found within ( 1890-1981).

YMCA armed services records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.4
Abstract

Historical data, correspondence, reports, memoranda, articles, newspapers, pamphlets, photographs, scrapbooks, and other records documenting the YMCA's work serving the armed forces community from the time of the Civil War through the present.

Dates: 1863-1987.

YMCA armed services scrapbooks and photographs

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.4-5
Abstract

Photo albums, scrapbooks, and photographs documenting YMCA work with the United States Armed Forces, primarily documenting World War I and World War II. The scrapbooks contain some photographs and ephemera, but contain mostly newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1863-1981; Majority of material found within ( 1900-1960).

Additional filters:

Subject
Prisoners of war. 4
Soldiers -- Recreation 4
United States -- Armed Forces -- Military life. 4
World War, 1914-1918 -- War work -- Young Men's Christian associations 4
Photographs 3