Young Men's Christian Association Scrapbook
Scope and Contents
Collection contains a scrapbook with clippings, bills and receipts; a few reports and brochures.
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
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Biographical / Historical
The Young Men's Christian Association, commonly known as the YMCA or simply the Y, is a worldwide organization based in Geneva, Switzerland. It was founded on June 6, 1844 by George Williams in London and aims to put Christian principles into practice by developing a healthy "body, mind, and spirit."
1 oversize folio(s)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.
- Clippings (information artifacts) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Scrapbooks Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Young men -- Colorado -- Leadville -- Societies and clubs. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Finding Aid for the Young Men's Christian Association Scrapbook
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