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Adam Shilling files
The Adam Shilling files document the YMCA of the USA's work on impact measurement, training, and leadership development as well as its Activate America and Healthy Living programs. Materials include reports, surveys, frameworks and research, and meeting information.
Boon Chin Tan files
Files of Boon Chin Tan, documenting her work with the Y-USA International Group as an Asia Area Specialist from the early 2000s on.
Bruce B. Maguire files
Files documenting Bruce Maguire's work with the Student Christian Movement and with students in the YMCA, as well as management training materials.
Butler Street YMCA records
Records of the Butler Street YMCA, which served primarily the African American community of Atlanta from 1894 to 2012.
Cathy Adams YMCA management software files
Files of YMCA of the USA staff member Cathy Adams, comprising software tools developed for management tasks in the YMCA movement along with documentation and training materials.
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.
Dick Kautz papers
Papers of agricultural industrialist and YMCA Archives patron Richard C. "Dick" Kautz, documenting his volunteer work as chairman of the National Board of the YMCAs United States and for the World Alliance of YMCAs, as well as for the Muscatine, Iowa YMCA.
Ernie Chapman papers
Records documenting Ernie Chapman's lifelong association with the YMCA, especially his work on the board of the Orange County YMCA, the Pacific (Southwest) Area Board, and the National Board, and the World Alliance of YMCAs. Also well-documented are Chapman's involvement with YMCA's Model Legislature and Court / Youth and Government programs and the Armed Services YMCA.
General and administrative files
Primarily administrative files of the national body of the Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) in the United States, especially minutes and related documents of its various governing bodies (the International Commitee, the National Board, the National Council, and the Executive Board), as well as numerous committees.
Lowell Overby files
Files documenting Lowell Overby's work in the area of youth development, including the YMCA's stratgies to combat substance abuse, during the period he served as Program Director for the YMCA of the USA.
Lynne Vaughan files
Marvin Ludwig papers
Papers of Marvin Ludwig, documenting his work with the YMCA in the United States and Africa. The majority of the materials reflect Ludwig's interest in work with African YMCAs, especially the establishment in Ethiopian YMCA in the 1950s and 1960s and its re-establishment in the 1990s.
Max W. Clowers papers
The collection contains documents concerning the International Association of Retired Directors [of YMCAs], (IARD); speeches, articles as well as personal correspondence. Slides concerning the establishment of Camp Olson located in Longville, MN, the Sioux Indian YMCA and personal events are also part of the collection.
Miscellaneous YMCA research, planning and development records
Reports, correspondence, publications, minutes, and other records from various YMCA of the USA departments dealing with research and planning.
Physical education program records
Records of local Young Men's Christian Associations
Scattered constitutions and by-laws, histories, minutes, reports, correspondence, photographs, newspapers, journals, articles, publicity, building records, surveys, studies, handbooks, and other material associated with the operation and functions of local YMCA associations in North American, particularly Hawaii and Chicago, Illinois, as well as their connection to the national board of the North American YMCA.
Records of YMCA international work in Austria, Hungary, and Switzerland
Includes correspondence, reports, and printed material, primarily concerning the YMCA in Vienna, Austria, but also including some information about YMCA work in Budapest, Hungary and in Switzerland.
Records of YMCA international work in Hong Kong
Correspondence, reports, financial records, and printed material documenting YMCA international work in Hong Kong, including work with both the Chinese and European populations.
Records of YMCA work in England and the United Kingdom
Correspondence, minutes, reports, financial documents, pamphlets, journal and newspaper articles and other records concerning the YMCA movement in England. Early records include the development of United Kingdom YMCAs. English, Scottish, Welsh and Irish national council reports and yearbooks, reports and other records from local associations, as well as material related to the YMCA's role during World War I and II make up the bulk of this material.
Records of YMCA work in New Zealand
Correspondence, minutes, reports, financial documents, images, pamphlets, journal and newspaper articles and other records of the YMCA movement in New Zealand, much of it related to the New Zealand Y’s involvement in World War I, as well as its work with the North American YMCA movement in Samoa.
Records of YMCA work with American Indians
Reports, correspondence, newsletters, and historical material regarding YMCA work in the American Indian community, particularly the Dakota Indians in South Dakota and Nebraska.
Records of YMCA work with related organizations
Correspondence, reports, minutes, proposals, magazines, newspaper and journal articles, financial documents, manuals, pamphlets, yearbooks, program catalogs, building plans, histories and images among other records of the North American YMCA’s work with other organizations, including the YWCA, the White House and other government agencies, colleges, community funds, and social welfare, citizenship, peace work, war work, and group work organizations.
Records of YMCA work with women, girls, and families
Correspondence, minutes, reports, financial documents, pamphlets, journal and newspaper articles, scrapbooks, studies and other records documenting North American YMCA’s programs for and policies regarding women, girls and families.
State, regional, national and international YMCA records collected by the YMCA of Greater New York
Minutes, agendas, brochures and pamphlets, correspondence, proceedings, committee reports, publications and journals, and other materials that reflect the involvement of the YMCA in New York City in state, regional, national and international YMCA organizations.
Student work records
Minutes, correspondence, reports, topical files, publications, and other material documenting the work of the YMCA with students on college and university campuses in the United States and Canada. Also included are records concerning other national and international Christian student groups with which the Student YMCA worked. .
William V. Phillips papers
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.
World Alliance of YMCAs records
Reports, correspondence, and other records of the World Alliance of YMCAs, a confederation of the national councils of YMCAs from around the world.
YExchange intranet files
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.
YMCA Archives flat files collection
Posters, maps, blueprints and other architectural records, artwork, and other oversized paper items.
YMCA Archives memorabilia collection
Artifacts documenting YMCA activities and programs, as well as personal items and memorabilia from selected YMCA leaders.
- Names: YMCA of the USA X
- Young Men's Christian associations -- Administration 23
- Young Men's Christian associations 11
- Young Men's Christian associations -- Buildings 10
- Young Men's Christian associations -- United States 9
- Physical education and training. 5
- World War, 1914-1918 -- War work -- Young Men's Christian associations 5
- World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- Young Men's Christian associations 5
- Photographs 4
- Young Men's Christian associations -- Employees 4
- Young Men's Christian associations -- United States -- Administration. 4
- Social work with youth 3
- Video recordings 3
- Young Men's Christian associations -- Canada. 3
- Aquatic sports -- Safety measures. 2
- Boys -- Societies and clubs. 2
- Church work with students. 2
- College students -- Religious life. 2
- Family life education. 2
- Obesity -- Prevention 2
- Physical education for children. 2 + ∧ less
- English 45
- Multiple languages 4
- Young Men's Christian Associations of North America. International Committee 21
- National Board of the Young Men's Christian Associations. 16
- National Council of the Young Men's Christian Associations of the United States of America 10
- World Alliance of YMCAs. 7
- Kautz Family YMCA Archives, compiler. 5
- Mott, John R. (John Raleigh), 1865-1955 3
- National Board of the Young Men's Christian Associations. International Division 3
- YMCA of the USA. International Division. 3
- National Association of Student YMCAs. 2
- United Service Organizations (U.S.) 2
- United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces 2
- United War Work Campaign, Inc. 2
- Weidensall, Robert, 1836-1922 2
- Williams, George, 1821-1905 2
- World Student Christian Federation. 2
- YMCA of Greater New York. 2
- Adams, Cathy 1
- Africa Alliance of YMCAs. 1
- Amateur Athletic Union of the United States. 1 + ∧ less