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Young Women's Christian Association Records

Identifier: BC37-08

Collection Scope and Content Summary

This collection consists of a scrapbook containing clippings and photographs documenting the activities of the Barnard Young Women's Christian Association; especially the annual conferences at Silver Bay, N.Y. to which the Barnard chapter sent representatives every year.


  • Creation: 1908 - 1926



This collection has no restrictions.

Publication Rights

Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the Barnard Archives and Special Collections. The Barnard Archives and Special Collections approves permission to publish that which it physically owns; the responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Reproduction Restrictions

Photocopies or scans may be made for research purposes.


1 Linear Feet (one scrapbook.)




This collection contains materials relating to the Young Women's Christian Association.

Collection Arrangement

This collection is arranged in the original order in which it was received.

Physical Location

This collection is located in the Barnard Archives and Special Collections, Barnard Library. To use this collection, please contact the Barnard Archives and Special Collections at 212.854.4079 or

Acquisition Information

The acquisition date and source is unknown.


No additions are expected.

Related Collections

Related materials can be found in BC 12.1, Mortarboard, and BC 12.3, the Barnard Bulletin, both of which are available online through our Digital Collections, Further related materials can be found in BC 16.2, the Class of 1971 Oral History Collection. Transcripts of some of the oral histories are available through our Digital Collections, and audio and visual materials can be accessed on-site.

Processing History

This collection was processed and the finding aid written by Charlotte Kostelic in December 2015. Finding aid adheres to that prescribed by Describing Archives: A Content Standard. Machine readable finding aid encoded in EAD 2002. Finding aid written in English.

Guide to the Young Women's Christian Association Records
Charlotte Kostelic
© 2015
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the Barnard Archives and Special Collections Repository

3009 Broadway
New York NY 10027 United States