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Adrian Lyon papers

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.24
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.
Dates: 1922-1945.

Bowery YMCA records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.GNY.2
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).

Channing Tobias papers

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.7
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.
Dates: 1911-1961.

Charles K. Ober papers

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.14
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).

Frank Kiehne papers

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.69
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)

Gilbert Beaver papers

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.19
Abstract Correspondence and reports documenting YMCA student work and foreign work, especially in China during the early 20th century.
Dates: 1887-1952

Herb Minard papers

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.67
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)

Interracial programs records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.2
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.
Dates: 1946-1980.

Jay Urice papers

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.31
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).

Robert McBurney papers

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.21
Abstract Collection contains primarily correspondence of McBurney with other YMCA leaders. Also included are manuscripts of biographies of McBurney.
Dates: 1864-1937

Robert Weidensall papers

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.23
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).

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).

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 urban work and Urban Group records

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.59
Abstract Correspondence, minutes, reports, program proposals, area and population studies, financial documents, pamphlets, maps, newspaper articles and other records of the North American YMCA’s urban work, focusing on topics including race relations and institutional inequality, youth services and outreach, prevention of drug use and crime, war work and war affected persons, human services programs, varying social conditions in the city, experimental programs, and the integration of international...
Dates: 1929-2004; Majority of material found within ( 1950s-1970s)

YMCA yearbooks, directories, and proceedings

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.56
Abstract Annual publications of the body that coordinated or oversaw YMCA work for North American, and later the United States, including proceedings of annual conventions, yearbooks, directories, and statistical summaries.
Dates: 1854-2014

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