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Adam Shilling files

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.73
Content Description 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.
Dates: 1977-2016; Majority of material found within 2009-2016

Boon Chin Tan files

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.79
Abstract Files of Boon Chin Tan, documenting her work with the Y-USA International Group as an Asia Area Specialist from the early 2000s on.
Dates: 2004-2017

Bruce B. Maguire files

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Identifier: Y.USA.87
Abstract Files documenting Bruce Maguire's work with the Student Christian Movement and with students in the YMCA, as well as management training materials.
Dates: 1942-1996

Butler Street YMCA records

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Identifier: Y.ATL.1
Abstract Records of the Butler Street YMCA, which served primarily the African American community of Atlanta from 1894 to 2012.
Dates: 1975-2012; Majority of material found within ( 1982-1999)

Denise Berceli files

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Identifier: Y.USA.89
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1999-2017

Dick Kautz papers

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Identifier: Y.USA.70
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1957-2003.; Majority of material found in ( 1968-1980)

Ernie Chapman papers

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Identifier: Y.USA.76
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1931-2002

General and administrative files

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Identifier: Y.USA.88
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1854-1995

Lynne Vaughan files

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Identifier: Y.USA.74
Content Description Files documenting Lynne Vaughan's work with national YMCA projects and programs, most notably the Gulick Project, Activate America, and One for the Movement, but also the YNAN (YMCA North American Network) Innovation Initiative; The Writer's Voice; "Togetherhood" (the YMCA's member-led volunteer service program in support of social responsibility as a key focus area); and multiple programs in the Y's "healthy living" focus area, including Play Everyday Outdoors Project Open Spaces, and Project...
Dates: 1990-2015

Marvin Ludwig papers

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Identifier: Y.USA.35
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1951-1997

Max W. Clowers papers

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Identifier: Y.USA.39
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1932-1991; Majority of material found within ( 1970-1980)

Miscellaneous YMCA research, planning and development records

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Identifier: Y.USA.34
Abstract Reports, correspondence, publications, minutes, and other records from various YMCA of the USA departments dealing with research and planning.
Dates: 1885-1984; Majority of material found within ( 1920-1970)

Physical education program records

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Identifier: Y.USA.5
Abstract Records of the YMCA's Physical Department, Physical Education Committee, and other governing committees, as well as several of its prominent leaders in this field. Material includes minutes, correspondence, various physical education studies, publications, and convention materials, as well as program materials for various sports and fitness activities, especially scuba diving. Also included are records of related organizations, such as the Physical Education Society and the Athletic League.
Dates: 1887-2011

Records of local Young Men's Christian Associations

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Identifier: Y.USA.66
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1854-2009

Records of YMCA international work in Austria, Hungary, and Switzerland

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Identifier: Y.USA.9-2-8
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1883-1990

Records of YMCA international work in Hong Kong

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Identifier: Y.USA.9-2-7
Abstract Correspondence, reports, financial records, and printed material documenting YMCA international work in Hong Kong, including work with both the Chinese and European populations.
Dates: 1900-1990; Majority of material found within ( 1901-1978)

Records of YMCA work in England and the United Kingdom

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Identifier: Y.USA.9-2-58
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1844-1992; Majority of material found in ( 1870s-1950s)

Records of YMCA work in New Zealand

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Identifier: Y.USA.9-2-57
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1855-1988.

Records of YMCA work with American Indians

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Identifier: Y.USA.68
Abstract Reports, correspondence, newsletters, and historical material regarding YMCA work in the American Indian community, particularly the Dakota Indians in South Dakota and Nebraska.
Dates: 1871-2014

Records of YMCA work with related organizations

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Identifier: Y.USA.64
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1885-2001

Records of YMCA work with women, girls, and families

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.63
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1889-1991; Majority of material found in ( 1880s-1960s)

State, regional, national and international YMCA records collected by the YMCA of Greater New York

 Collection
Identifier: Y.GNY.85
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1863-1989

Student work records

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Identifier: Y.USA.36
Abstract 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. .
Dates: 1879-2010; Majority of material found within ( 1900-1970)

William V. Phillips papers

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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)

World Alliance of YMCAs records

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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)

YExchange intranet files

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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

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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

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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 arts and humanities program records

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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

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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.

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