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Abstract 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.
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1876-1946; Majority of material found within ( 1930-1946).
Abstract Correspondence, speeches, writings and biographies of Cephas Brainerd, secretary general of the YMCA International Committee from 1867-1892.
Dates: 1865-1947; Majority of material found within ( 1880-1890).
Abstract 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.
Abstract Papers of Charles Kellogg Ober, documenting his work in the student movement of the YMCA.
Dates: 1882-1948; Majority of material found within ( 1882-1890).
Identifier: Y. USA. 33
Abstract Collection contains primarily correspondence of Clifford Petitt with other YMCA leaders and an extensive manuscript autobiography of Clifford Petitt.
Dates: 1922-1983; Majority of material found within ( 1931-1968).
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1915-1976; Majority of material found within ( 1950-1967).
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1915, 1920-1975.
Abstract 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.
Abstract 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.
Dates: circa 1940-2010; Majority of material found within ( 1970-1995)
Abstract Correspondence and reports documenting YMCA student work and foreign work, especially in China during the early 20th century.
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1939-1980; Majority of material found within ( 1958-1959).
Abstract 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.
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1943-1985; Majority of material found within ( 1945-1973)
Abstract Geneaological material, correspondence, speeches and other largely personal materials from Lansdale's work with the YMCA in the United States and Greece.
Dates: 1898-1989; Majority of material found within ( 1955-1979).
Abstract 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.
Abstract Papers of Jay Urice, primarily from his early career with the YMCA, including his reference and research files.
Dates: 1891-1957; Majority of material found within ( 1910-1930).
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1919-1980; Majority of material found within ( 1949-1959).
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1909-2004; Majority of material found within ( 1914-1919)
Abstract The collections consists of lists of employees and board members during the years 1852-1988.
Dates: 1852-1988; Majority of material found within 1950-1980 (Bulk)
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1880-1989; Majority of material found within 1960-1989
Abstract Miscellaneous photographs, contact sheets and slides of buildings, events, people, and activities of the Greater New York YMCA.
Dates: 1880-2004; Majority of material found within ( 1920-1970)
Abstract Collected materials by Pence documenting his personal interests. Also included are materials on Pence's YMCA work.
Dates: 1915-1968.; Majority of material found within ( 1950-1960)
Abstract Papers of Morse's fifty year tenure as general secretary with the YMCA. Includes information on the Morse family genealogy.
Dates: 1841-1961; Majority of material found within ( 1880-1910).
Abstract Collection contains primarily correspondence of McBurney with other YMCA leaders. Also included are manuscripts of biographies of McBurney.
Abstract 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).
Abstract 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.
Abstract Papers, primarily correspondence, documenting Wiley's work with YMCA history, the YMCA retirement fund, evangelical organizations outside of the YMCA and work within the YMCA's National Council, including reorganization.
Dates: 1897-1970; Majority of material found within ( 1929-1950).
Abstract Biographical material as well as small collections of personal papers of prominent YMCA of the USA leaders.
Abstract Records of various meetings, events and other activities of groups and networks of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and queer-identified employees of YMCAs in the United States.
Dates: 1996-2019; Majority of material found within 2009-2018
- Young Men's Christian associations -- Employees 32
- Young Men's Christian associations -- Administration 15
- New York (N.Y.) 5
- Young Men's Christian associations -- New York (State) -- New York 5
- Young Men's Christian associations -- China 4
- African Americans -- Social conditions 3
- Diaries 3
- Social work with African Americans. 3
- World War, 1914-1918 -- War work -- Young Men's Christian associations 3
- China 2
- Nonprofit organizations -- Employees 2
- Photographs 2
- Race relations -- Religious aspects 2
- Student service -- United States -- History. 2
- Young Men's Christian Associations -- Employees -- Biography. 2
- Young Men's Christian associations -- Buildings 2
- Young Men's Christian associations -- Finance 2
- Young Men's Christian associations -- Jerusalem. 2
- Young Men's Christian associations -- New York (State) 2
- Young Men's Christian associations -- United States 2 ∧ less
- Chinese 1
- Young Men's Christian Associations of North America. International Committee 11
- National Board of the Young Men's Christian Associations. 6
- 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
- YMCA of Greater New York. 4
- YMCA of the USA 4
- Young Men's Christian Association of the City of New York 4
- Weidensall, Robert, 1836-1922. 3
- Wishard, Luther D. (Luther Deloraine), 1854-1925 3
- World Alliance of YMCAs. 3
- Barnett, Eugene E. 2
- International Committee of YMCAs. World Service. 2
- McBurney, Robert Ross, 1837-1898 2
- Moody, Dwight Lyman, 1837-1899. 2
- National Conference of Black and Non-White YMCA Laymen and Staff 2
- Sibley, Harper, 1885-1959. 2
- United Nations 2
- Alexander, Jesse N. 1 ∧ less