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Guide to the Young Women's Christian Associations, Stanford Chapter, Records
SC0287  
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  • Overview
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Sketch
  • Description of the Collection
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: SC0287
    Creator: Young Women's Christian Associations. Stanford Chapter.
    Title: Young Women's Christian Associations, Stanford Chapter, records
    Dates: 1891-1983
    Physical Description: 65 Linear feet
    Summary: Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, programs, photographs, and other records.
    Language(s): The materials are in English.
    Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Stanford University Libraries
    557 Escondido Mall
    Stanford, CA 94305-6064
    Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
    Phone: (650) 725-1022
    URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

    Administrative Information

    Information about Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Ownership & Copyright

    All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
    Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

    Cite As

    Young Women's Christian Associations, Stanford Chapter, Records (SC0287). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    The YWCA of Stanford University, organized in 1892, was concerned with the special interests of women students; its activities included freshman orientation, student employment service, work with international students, tutoring, and community service projects. The chapter closed in 1983.

    Description of the Collection

    Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, programs, photographs, and other records.

    Processing/Project Information

    Collection is unprocessed; for more information, contact the University Archivist.
    Changes to boxes in SC 287 YWCA Records July 2000:
    Old Box 37 was reboxed as 37A and 37B
    A few files from old Box 36 are now in Box 37B
    Three new boxes were made:
    Box 38 containing scrapbooks, ledgers, minutes
    Box 39 containing scrapbooks and photographs
    Box 40 containing 1 os ledger

    Access Terms

    Stanford University--Students.
    Young Women's Christian Associations. Stanford Chapter.
    Women--Education.
    Women--Societies and clubs
    Young Women's Christian associations--California.