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Adrian Lyon papers
Papers of Adrian Lyon documenting his work at many levels within the YMCA, primarily as chairman of the General Board of the National Council of the YMCA.
Bowery YMCA records
Collected records of the Bowery Branch of the New York YMCA, from its early history to its merger with the YMCA Vocational Service Center in 1945.
Cephas Brainerd papers
Correspondence, speeches, writings and biographies of Cephas Brainerd, secretary general of the YMCA International Committee from 1867-1892.
Channing Tobias papers
Papers of Channing H. Tobias, who served as senior secretary of the YMCA's Colored Work Department from 1924 to 1946, documenting his work in the area of race relations.
Charles K. Ober papers
Papers of Charles Kellogg Ober, documenting his work in the student movement of the YMCA.
Clifford M. Carey papers
The collection includes reports, surveys, and other materials written and collected by Clifford M. Carey for the National Board of YMCAs, Research and Development Services, National Council, and the Ohio-West Virginia Area Council of YMCAs.
Clifford Petitt papers
Collection contains primarily correspondence of Clifford Petitt with other YMCA leaders and an extensive manuscript autobiography of Clifford Petitt.
Dalton McClelland papers
Papers of Dalton McClelland, documenting his work as general secretary in India, special secretary of the YMCA International Committee for North Africa, the Middle East and Asia, as well as representative of the YMCA World Alliance to the United Nations.
Denise Berceli files
Presentation slides, project information, data, reports and other records created by Denise Berceli in her role as program specialist for the YMCA of the USA.
Ethan T. Colton papers
Correspondence, writings, speeches, reports, and memoirs of Ethan T. Colton documenting his life and particularly his work in the YMCA as a Secretary in the Foreign Department from 1918-1925.
Eugene Barnett papers
Papers of Eugene Barnett documenting, in part, his work with Chinese YMCAs and his international travels in his role as general secretary of the International Committee.
Francis S. Harmon papers
Collection contains correspondence, news clippings, articles written by and about Harmon, speeches given by Harmon, as well as travel letters written during his extensive world travels.
Frank Kiehne papers
The Frank Kiehne Papers reflect Kiehne's life long involvement in the YMCA from his experience as a youth program director in Chicago in 1947 to his retirement as the Secretary for Refugees and Rehabilitation for the World Alliance of YMCAs in 1990.
Gayle J. Lathrop papers
The collection includes reports, event programs, planning materials, studies, reports, minutes, clippings and other materials related to branches and camping collected by Gayle J. Lathrop.
Gilbert Beaver papers
Correspondence and reports documenting YMCA student work and foreign work, especially in China during the early 20th century.
Harper Sibley papers
Mostly personal materials on Harper Sibley and his wife, Georgiana's 50th anniversary and letters of condolence sent to Georgiana on Harper's death. Also included is correspondence concerning Harper's work with the YMCA.
Harry Brunger papers
Personal and YMCA-related papers of Harry A. Brunger, primarily material associated with his international YMCA work, particularly in Canton, China; Hong Kong; and Lebanon as a fraternal secretary. The bulk of the papers consist of correspondence, reports, memoirs, and extensive background materials, as well as extensive material related to several YMCA-related visits to China during the 1980s and 1990s, including video recordings and slides.
Herb Minard papers
The collection includes biographical material, speeches and articles, and correspondence between Herbert L. Minard and other YMCA professionals, mostly dating from the transitional period between his stints in China and Jerusalem, and the months leading up to his retirement in 1973. Also included is information on the Nanking Union Church at which Minard was a Pastor during his time in China.
Herbert Parker Lansdale, Jr. papers
Geneaological material, correspondence, speeches and other largely personal materials from Lansdale's work with the YMCA in the United States and Greece.
Interracial programs records
Reports, correspondence, and other records documenting various committees, programs, and conferences intended to monitor and promote the process of integration and the elimination of racial inequality within the YMCA, as well as to identify and address the unmet needs of African American and other non-white people served by the organization.
James W. McCandless papers
The James W. McCandless papers consists of daily record books, scrapbooks, pamphlets, booklets, reports, and photographs primarily documenting James McCandless's career as a YMCA secretary in Minneapolis, Dayton, and Los Angeles from 1911 to 1946.
Jay Urice papers
Papers of Jay Urice, primarily from his early career with the YMCA, including his reference and research files.
K. Brooke Anderson papers
Papers of K. Brooke Anderson documenting his relief work in the Middle East, first with YMCA prisoner of war work and later representing other church organizations with refugees in the Gaza Strip.
Louis Penningroth and family papers and research files
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.
Mick Johnson papers
Workbooks, project materials, correspondence, reports, and other material related to Mick Johnson's work on YMCA values education and YMCA programs for youth and young adults during the 1970s and 1980s.
New York City YMCA staff and board rosters
The collections consists of lists of employees and board members during the years 1852-1988.
New York YMCA human resources files
The collection contains correspondence, position announcements, personnel files, newsletters and other publications, subject files related to human resources, brochures, policy manuals, reports and training material involving human resources activities at the YMCA of Greater New York. Also includes files of national YMCA employee organizations such as Employee Alliance and Employed Officers Relief Fund.
New York YMCA photographs
Miscellaneous photographs, contact sheets and slides of buildings, events, people, and activities of the Greater New York YMCA.
Owen Pence papers
Collected materials by Pence documenting his personal interests. Also included are materials on Pence's YMCA work.
Paul B. Anderson and family papers
Personal papers of Paul B. Anderson and material from other members of his family including Margaret Anderson, Harvey and Roberta (Anderson) Smith, and William and Mary (Anderson) Glenn. The collection is primarily related to Paul B. Anderson and the YMCA's international work.
- Young Men's Christian associations -- Employees 42
- Young Men's Christian associations -- Administration 18
- New York (N.Y.) 6
- Young Men's Christian associations 6
- Young Men's Christian associations -- New York (State) -- New York 6
- World War, 1914-1918 -- War work -- Young Men's Christian associations 5
- Young Men's Christian associations -- China 4
- African Americans -- Social conditions 3
- Diaries 3
- Photographs 3
- Social work with African Americans. 3
- Young Men's Christian associations -- Buildings 3
- Young Men's Christian associations -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis 3
- Young Men's Christian associations -- Planning 3
- Business consultants 2
- China 2
- Nonprofit organizations -- Employees 2
- Prisoners of war. 2
- Race relations -- Religious aspects 2
- Strategic planning 2 + ∧ less
- English 43
- Chinese 1
- Multiple languages 1
- Russian 1
- Young Men's Christian Associations of North America. International Committee 11
- National Board of the Young Men's Christian Associations. 7
- YMCA of Greater New York. 5
- YMCA of the USA 5
- Brainerd, Cephas, 1831-1910 4
- Morse, Richard Cary, 1841-1926 4
- Mott, John R. (John Raleigh), 1865-1955 4
- Ober, Charles K. (Charles Kellogg), 1856- 4
- Young Men's Christian Association of the City of New York 4
- International Committee of YMCAs. World Service. 3
- Weidensall, Robert, 1836-1922 3
- Wishard, Luther D. (Luther Deloraine), 1854-1925 3
- World Alliance of YMCAs. 3
- Barnett, Eugene E. 2
- McBurney, Robert Ross, 1837-1898 2
- Moody, Dwight Lyman, 1837-1899 2
- National Board of the Young Men's Christian Associations. International Division 2
- National Conference of Black and Non-White YMCA Laymen and Staff 2
- National Council of the Young Men's Christian Associations of the United States of America 2
- National Council of the Young Men’s Christian Associations of the United States of America. Foreign Division. 2 + ∧ less