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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).

YMCA arts and humanities program records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.43
Abstract Records of the Writers' Voice and Writers' Community programs, initiatives of the YMCA's arts and humanities program, including numerous cassette and video tapes of readings and interviews with well-known authors.
Dates: 1972-1999; Majority of material found within ( 1977-1995)

YMCA biographical files

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.12
Abstract Biographical material as well as small collections of personal papers of prominent YMCA of the USA leaders.
Dates: 1853-2004.

YMCA boys and youth work records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.40
Abstract Administrative records, including reports, minutes, correspondence, publications, conference proceedings, subject files, and other material of the YMCA's boys' work department, as well as records concerning the YMCA's major youth development programs, including camping, Hi-Y, Youth in Government, Y-Indian Guides, and NYPUM (National Youth Program Using Mini-Bikes).
Dates: 1833 - 2005; Majority of material found in 1910s-1970s

YMCA convention and annual reports

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.90
Abstract Bound copies of published annual reports and convention proceedings, primarily for state YMCA conventions, but also includes some annual reports and proceedings for city associations and for national and international conventions.
Dates: 1854-1927

YMCA educational work records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.11
Abstract Records documenting education programs of the YMCA, including material from the Educational Department, the United YMCA Schools, conference centers, such as Silver Bay, New York and Blue Ridge, North Carolina, and programs at the local association level. Materials include course outlines and syllabi, reports, information on local education classes, and papers of department secretaries.
Dates: 1885-1993; Majority of material found within ( 1920-1960).

YMCA film bureau records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.58
Abstract Pamphlets, flyers, advertising and catalogs that reflect the titles available for distribution from Association Films, formerly known as the YMCA Motion Picture Bureau, as well as reports and correspondence involving the the conversion to sound film, and the use of motion pictures in churches, in teaching, and in camp programs.
Dates: 1913-1955

YMCA general counsel files

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.82
Abstract Files documenting legal matters in which the YMCA of the USA was involved, primarily from the mid- to the late-twentieth century. Among the most prominent topics are property, taxation, railroad and transportation YMCAs, and international projects. The records also include some contracts, agreements, and grants.
Dates: 1890-1999; Majority of material found within 1959-1993

YMCA Historical Library and Kautz Family YMCA records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.72
Abstract Records primarily of the YMCA Historical Library as well as a small amount of material from its subsequent incarnation as the Kautz Family YMCA Archives, including correspondence, cataloging data and classification schemes, lists of holdings, bibliographies, policies and reports, and other documents.
Dates: 1855-2002

YMCA in Canada records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.48
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1851-1989; Majority of material found in ( 1860s-1960s)

YMCA industrial work records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.10
Abstract Reports, correspondence, publications, teaching materials, and manuals of the YMCA's Industrial Work Department, International Management Council, and related programs and organizations.
Dates: 1882-1980.

YMCA international work administrative records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.9-1
Abstract Reports, correspondence, telegrams, minutes, agendas, financial records and budgets, fundraising records, newsletters, promotional material, posters, photographs, drawings, blueprints, maps, postcards, scrapbooks, bound volumes, and some artifacts documenting the development and administration of the YMCA's Foreign Work Department, later known as the World Service and then the International Division.
Dates: 1865-1999; Majority of material found within ( 1960s-1990s)

YMCA international work personal and regional files

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.9-5
Abstract Reports, correspondence, and other records concerning YMCA international work in Europe and Asia, consisting primarily of the files of Bruce Knox and Bill Sieverling, who coordinated work in Europe and Asia respectively, during the period from the mid-1980s to the mid-1990s. The collection also includes a smaller set of files documenting work in Europe from the World War I era to just after World War II.
Dates: 1916-1995; Majority of material found within 1985-1994

YMCA lantern slide collection

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.47
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1910s-1920s.

YMCA LGBTQ+ Employee Resource Group records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.85
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

YMCA marketing and communications files

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.50
Abstract Project files, publications, and promotional materials produced by the YMCA of the USA's Marketing and Communications Department for various YMCA programs and events.
Dates: 1989-2017

YMCA Membership and Programs Group records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.75
Content Description Records of the YMCA's Membership and Programs department comprise work in YMCA's three strategic programming areas of healthy living, youth development, and character development, as well as member support. The majority of the material concerns work related to health-related initiatives, especially the Gulick Project, Activate America, and diabetes, cancer, and childhood obesity prevention, and child care. The collection includes many manuals, training materials, and program guides, and...
Dates: 2001-2018

YMCA North American international convention records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.65
Abstract Correspondence, minutes, reports, proceedings, agendas, statements, scrapbooks, delegate lists, active members lists, promotional material, conference attendance lists, fact sheets, financial documentation, diagrams and maps of convention spaces and cities, journal and newspaper articles, bulletins, and other material from the international as well as some national conferences of the North American YMCA.
Dates: 1854-1969

YMCA of Greater New York branch newsletters

 Collection
Identifier: Y.GNY.48
Abstract The collection consists of newsletters and periodical publications, both bound and unbound, mostly issued by the branches of the YMCA of Greater New York and its predecessor organizations. Also included are publications from the New York City association, the New York state association, and the YMCA of North America.
Dates: 1870-1990; Majority of material found within ( 1890s-1960s)

YMCA of Greater New York miscellaneous records and audio-visual material

 Collection
Identifier: Y.GNY.86
Abstract The collection contains administrative materials, brochures and other printed matter related to programs and events, policy and procedure manuals, general materials about branches, staff meeting agendas and minutes, materials related to programs such as camping and aquatics, printed program material for award dinners and anniversary celebrations, reports and publications. Also included are miscellaneous audio and video items, primarily publicity spots for broadcast media.
Dates: 1957-2014

YMCA pamphlet collection

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.52
Abstract Pamphlets on a wide variety of subject matters published or collected by the YMCA.
Dates: 1808-2003; Majority of material found within ( 1870s-1980s)

YMCA Program Services and Program Store records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.45
Abstract Reports, correspondence, audio-visual material, and other records of the National Council of YMCA's Program Services Committee and the YMCA of the USA's Program Store documenting various YMCA programs, including refugee work during the late 1940s and 1950s, and programs aimed at alleviating social problems, such as homelessness and unemployment during the Great Depression and teenage drug use later in the 1990s.
Dates: 1902-2011; Majority of material found within ( 1926-1990s)

YMCA property development and Building and Furnishings Service records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.60
Abstract The Building and Furnishings Service department was responsible for designing and facilitating the construction of buildings and furnishings for YMCAs in the United States. Records detail the activities of the department in the postwar era and reflect how physical education and recreation has changed over time, and the YMCA's response to those changes.
Dates: 1844-2006; Majority of material found within ( 1940-1975)

YMCA-related web archives

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.91
Abstract YMCA-related web archives comprise the public web presences of the main YMCA entities that are in the collecting scope of the Kautz Family YMCA Archives, including the YMCA of the USA, the YMCA of the North (YMCA Twin Cities), the YMCA of Greater New York, and Y's Men Interational, as well as the Association of YMCA Professionals.
Dates: 2014-ongoing

YMCA religious work records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.49
Abstract Minutes, correspondence, conference materials, reports, pamphlets, and other printed materials documenting the YMCA's religious work.
Dates: 1814-1984, 1992; Majority of material found within ( 1870s-1970s)

YMCA rural and smaller community work records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.93
Abstract Correspondence, memoranda, reports, conference materials, newsletters, and other records of the Committee on Extension, the Town, Country, and Extension Committee and its predecessor bodies, including the County Work Department; the Town and County Department; and the Town, County, and Community Committee; among other slight variations over the years. The collection also includes a large number of pamphlets, booklets, and similar publications on various aspects of this work.
Dates: 1867-1970; Majority of material found within 1900-1960

YMCA Russian publishing work files

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.55
Abstract Correspondence, photos, manuscripts, manuscript rejections, author information, desk diaries, lists, graphs, catalogue cards, minutes, financial and administrative reports, pamphlets, publicity and journal and newspaper articles recording the actions surrounding YMCA involvement in publishing for post-World War I Russian diaspora, including the Chekhov Publishing House, the YMCA Press, and Les Editeurs Reunis (United Publishers) depository and bookstore, primarily from the files of YMCA World...
Dates: 1951-1970s.

YMCA State, Area, Region, and Field Office (SARFO) records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.44
Abstract Minutes and reports from Area Council meetings, Area Executive Committee reports, staff meeting reports, program reports and other records of YMCA’s regional supervisory agencies, organized by eighteen different geographic regions, which overlap in coverage and were active during periods of time.
Dates: 1851-1994; Majority of material found within ( 1960s-1980s)

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