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YWCO papers

YWCO papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: YWCO papers
Creator: Huff, Ginny
Creator: Young Women's Christian Organization (Athens, Ga.)
Inclusive Dates: 1906-1978
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 Linear Feet
Collection Number: ms4519
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

The YWCO is a community organization based on Christian values that promotes healthy lifestyles through recreation, physical fitness activities, and social interaction among children, families and senior adults in the Athens area. The Broad Street facility opened in 1906.

Scope and Content

This collection includes organizational reports, minute books, church member and business listings, newspaper clippings, photographs, and yearbooks.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Item, box, folder], YWCO papers, ms4519, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Huff, Ginny
Minutes (administrative records)

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Minute book (fragile), 1906-1908
12Minute book, 1908-1910
13Minute book, 1910-1914
14Minute book, 1915-1919
15Report book - Miss Daisy Dunlap, General Secretary, 1912-1915
16Report book - Miss Laura Blackshear, General Secretary, 1916-1917
17Athens church and business directory, circa 1914-1916
includes directory of the Holman Building and Southern Mutual Building.
18Entre Nous Club newsletter, envelopes, 1965
19Business Club songbook, 1966
110Newspaper clippings
111Clippings scrapbooks (2)
112Scrapbook (fragile)
114YWCA yearbooks, 1954-1958
115YWCA yearbooks, 1961-1968
116YWCO yearbooks, 1968-1975
117YWCO yearbooks, 1975-1978