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Wayne Hanson papers

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.17
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.

Dates: 1892-1965.

West Side YMCA photographs

 Collection
Identifier: Y..GNY.14-1
Abstract

Collected photographs, mostly black and white, from the West Side Branch of the YMCA of Greater New York. Now located on West 63rd Street, the West Side YMCA has operated a residential program from its opening in 1896 on West 57th Street. Many of the images were taken by commercial photographers such as Herbert-Spencer, Inc., Roy Pinney, Samuel H. Gottsho, Brown Brothers, D. Richard Statile and others.

Dates: 1930s-1990s.

West Side YMCA records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.GNY.14
Abstract

Collected reports, scrap books, press clippings, printed brochures and cards, minutes and correspondence from the West Side branch of the YMCA of Greater New York.

Dates: 1896-2016; Majority of material found within 1896-1980s

William A. Howes papers

 Collection
Identifier: Y.GNY.53
Abstract

The collection contains the personal papers of William A. Howes, President of the YMCA of Greater New York from 1966 to 1982.

Dates: 1938-1987; Majority of material found within ( 1960-1980 )

William A. Markell papers

 Collection
Identifier: Y.GNY.70
Abstract

Contains miscellaneous files of William A. Markell, president of the YMCA of Greater New York from 1982 to 1990.

Dates: 1980-1982.

William M. Forbes photograph albums and papers

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.109
Abstract

Photograph albums documenting William M. Forbes's work in Europe as a YMCA physical director from 1919 to 1922 and some miscellaneous photographs, newspaper clippings, and other material related to Forbes's later work with Army and Navy YMCAs in the United States between 1923 and 1949.

Dates: 1919 - 1949

William Sloane House YMCA photographs

 Collection
Identifier: Y.GNY.12-1
Abstract

Collected photographic images from the William Sloane House branch of the YMCA of Greater New York, located on West 34th Street in Manhattan. The bulk of the images are from the early days of the Sloane House in the 1930s and from the WWII era, when the YMCA partnered with the United Service Organizations to provide services to people in the armed forces.

Dates: 1929-1969.; Majority of material found within ( 1930s-1940s)

William Sloane House YMCA records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.GNY.12
Abstract

Collected minutes, reports and studies, fund-raising material, program information, and printed material about the William Sloane House YMCA located in New York City and covering the period 1927-1995.

Dates: 1927-1995

William V. Phillips papers

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.38
Abstract

The collection contains letters written to William (Bill) Phillips upon his retirement; documents concerning his tenure at the YMCA of the Greater Houston Area, the YMCA of Greater Seattle and the Central Florida YMCA; speeches, articles as well as personal correspondence.

Dates: 1957-2002; Majority of material found within ( 1980-1990)

Williamsbridge YMCA records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.GNY.35
Abstract

Includes collected minutes, clippings and correspondence from the Williamsbridge branch of the YMCA of the City of New York..

Dates: 1904-1917.

Wirt Wiley papers

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.18
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).

World Alliance of YMCAs records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.42
Abstract

Reports, correspondence, and other records of the World Alliance of YMCAs, a confederation of the national councils of YMCAs from around the world.

Dates: 1853-2001; Majority of material found within ( 1880s-1980s)

World War I-related records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.4-1
Abstract

Minutes, correspondence, publicity bulletins, training manuals, reports, newspapers, and other records of major YMCA administrative bodies which provided services to the military forces in the United States and abroad during World War I..

Dates: 1910-1970; Majority of material found in ( 1917-1921).

YExchange intranet files

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.98
Abstract

Files capturing the appearance and some of the content of the former Y-USA intranet, used by Y-USA to share information and resources across the national YMCA movement.

Dates: approximately 2013-2019

YMCA Archives flat files collection

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.51
Abstract

Posters, maps, blueprints and other architectural records, artwork, and other oversized paper items.

Dates: 1800-2009; Majority of material found within ( 1850s-2001)

YMCA Archives memorabilia collection

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.46
Abstract

Artifacts documenting YMCA activities and programs, as well as personal items and memorabilia from selected YMCA leaders.

Dates: Undated and 1865-2008; Majority of material found in ( 1918-1988)

YMCA Archives postcard collection

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.120
Abstract

Postcards with images of YMCA buildings primarily in the United States published between 1880 and 1970.

Dates: 1880 - 1970

YMCA Archives scrapbook collection

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.112
Abstract

Scrapbooks and photo albums created by YMCA staff, volunteers, members, and others documenting various aspects of the YMCA.

Dates: 1850 - 2005; Majority of material found within 1880 - 1930

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)

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