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Subject files comprised of correspondence, reports, minutes, memoranda, and printed material concerning various aspects of YMCA work abroad, especially financial issues, boys' work, and war work.
Records documenting the life of Louis Penningroth, who served in the YMCA's international POW-relief efforts during WWI in Europe and Russia. Includes Penningroth family papers, as well as research compiled by Phil Penningroth for a novel detailing Louis's trip to Russia to negotiate the release of Allied POWs in 1919.
Correspondence, minutes, reports, financial documents, pamphlets, constitutions, articles and other records of the YMCA movement in Bulgaria, mainly in Sofia.
Records of YMCA work in Japan consisting primarily of correspondence among YMCA secretaries working in Japan, as well as correspondence and reports to YMCA leaders in the United States on matters relating to programs, war time activities, finances, membership recruitment, and religious instruction.
Correspondence, minutes, reports, financial documents, pamphlets, building plans, journal and newspaper articles and other records of the YMCA movement in Portugal, especially Coimbra, Lisbon and Porto.
Correspondence, reports, statistics, newspaper and journal articles, pamphlets, building details, images and handbooks; primarily concerning the development of YMCAs in San Juan, Puerto Rico and the surrounding area, mainily focusing on building development in San Juan, Ponce, and Mayaguez.
Records of YMCA work in Russia and the Soviet Union consisting primarily of correspondence among YMCA secretaries working in Russia, as well as correspondence and reports to YMCA leaders in the Unites States on matters relating to programs, relations with the Orthodox Church, finances, membership recruitment, and work with World War I soldiers and prisoners of war.
Correspondence, minutes, reports, financial documents, pamphlets, journal and newspaper articles and other records concerning the YMCA movement in England. Early records include the development of United Kingdom YMCAs. English, Scottish, Welsh and Irish national council reports and yearbooks, reports and other records from local associations, as well as material related to the YMCA's role during World War I and II make up the bulk of this material.
Correspondence, minutes, reports, financial documents, images, pamphlets, journal and newspaper articles and other records of the YMCA movement in New Zealand, much of it related to the New Zealand Y’s involvement in World War I, as well as its work with the North American YMCA movement in Samoa.
Correspondence, reports, minutes, proposals, magazines, newspaper and journal articles, financial documents, manuals, pamphlets, yearbooks, program catalogs, building plans, histories and images among other records of the North American YMCA’s work with other organizations, including the YWCA, the White House and other government agencies, colleges, community funds, and social welfare, citizenship, peace work, war work, and group work organizations.
Material documenting Hanson's career with the YMCA, as well as his work as a professional speaker on international issues. Of particular interest are the journals, which cover his time in Europe working with the Foyers du Soldat during World War I.
Posters, maps, blueprints and other architectural records, artwork, and other oversized paper items.
Minutes, reports, yearbooks, correspondence, and other records of the Canadian YMCA, which until 1912, was governed jointly with the (U.S.) American YMCA under the International Committee of the Young Men's Christian Associations, and continued throughout most of the rest of the 20th century to work closely with the U.S. YMCA in conducting foreign work.
Lantern slides and lantern slide shows or lectures compiled by the YMCA, for educational or entertainment use, depicting YMCA activities, mainly in the areas of international (foreign) work and armed services work during World War I.
- Young Men's Christian associations -- Administration 9
- Young Men's Christian associations -- Buildings 9
- World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- Young Men's Christian associations 5
- Japan 2
- Korea. 2
- Minneapolis (Minn.) 2
- Photographs 2
- Prisoners of war. 2
- Soldiers. 2
- World War, 1914-1918 -- Prisoners and prisons 2
- Young Men's Christian associations -- Employees 2
- Auckland (New Zealand). 1
- Australia 1
- Belfast (Northern Ireland). 1
- Blueprints. 1
- Boys. 1
- Bulgaria. 1
- Camps 1
- Canada 1 + ∧ less
- English 12
- Multiple languages 2
- Russian 1
- YMCA of the USA 5
- International Committee of YMCAs. World Service. 4
- Mott, John R. (John Raleigh), 1865-1955 4
- National Board of the Young Men's Christian Associations. International Division 4
- YMCA of the USA. International Division. 4
- National War Work Council, Y.M.C.A. of the United States 3
- National Board of the Young Men's Christian Associations. 2
- Rockefeller, John D. (John Davison), 1839-1937 2
- United States. Agency for International Development. 2
- World Alliance of YMCAs. 2
- Allen, P. MacGregor (Percy MacGregor) 1
- American Red Cross 1
- Anderson, Jesse A., 1891- 1
- Babcock, George Ira 1
- Barnett, Eugene E. 1
- Blythe family. 1
- British Boys for British Farms (Scheme). 1
- Bŭlgarska pravoslavna t︠s︡ŭrkva. 1
- Chavez, Erasmo. 1 + ∧ less