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McBurney, Robert Ross, 1837-1898


Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

McBurney YMCA records

Identifier: Y.GNY.13

Collected minutes, correspondence, reports, fund-raising material, financial records, brochures, correspondence and letter books, statistical and other reports, clippings, and publications, from the McBurney YMCA of Greater New York, located in Manhattan.

Dates: 1851-2017; Majority of material found within 1880-1941

Records of the YMCA of the City of New York

Identifier: Y.GNY.20

Includes minutes, account books, scrapbooks, ephemera, correspondence, newspaper clippings, brochures and pamphlets, journals, committee reports and other materials that document the early history of the YMCA in New York City.

Dates: 1852-1988; Majority of material found within 1852-1946

Robert McBurney New York YMCA-related papers

Identifier: Y.GNY.51

Letters to and from Robert McBurney during the later years of his service as secretary to the YMCA in New York City. Also included is correspondence from subsequent secretaries such as Henry Dickson, Burt Farnsworth, and Henry Orne.

Dates: 1889-1920s.

Robert McBurney papers

Identifier: Y.USA.21

Collection contains primarily correspondence of McBurney with other YMCA leaders. Also included are manuscripts of biographies of McBurney.

Dates: 1864-1937

Robert Weidensall papers

Identifier: Y.USA.23

Papers, primarily correspondence, diaries, and travelogs, of Robert Weidensall documenting his 54 year career organizing YMCAs, including state, county, college and railroad work. The collection includes correspondence from Weidensall's brother, Jacob, who was involved in the Civil War; as well as many local YMCA leaders documenting the evolution of state, county and college work of the YMCA.

Dates: 1844-1940; Majority of material found within ( 1860-1920).

Additional filters:

Young Men's Christian associations -- Administration 3
Young Men's Christian associations -- New York (State) -- New York 3
Young Men's Christian associations -- Employees 2
Diaries 1
DuPage County (Ill.). 1