Woodson Research Center, Rice University

YWCA at Rice Institute records UA 029

creator YWCA of Rice Institute
Title: YWCA at Rice Institute records
Dates: 1912-1939
Identification: UA 029
Quantity: 0.5 Linear Feet (1 box)
Language: English
Repository: Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas

Biographical / Historical

The Young Women’s Christian Association was one of the first official organizations at Rice Institute.

Scope and Contents

These early records of the Y.W.C.A. at Rice Institute include minutes of meetings, annual reports, newspaper clippings, and play programs.


Access Restrictions

This material is open for research. Stored off-site at the Library Service Center. Please request this material via woodson@rice.edu or call 713-348-2586.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish from this material must be facilitated through the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.

Index Terms

letters (correspondence)
clippings (information artifacts)
minutes (administrative records)
College students -- Texas
YWCA of Rice Institute

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Young Women’s Christian Association of Rice Institute records, UA 29, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University

Acquisition Information

Gift of Tammie Lee Oliphint Clarke, June 1979

Detailed Description of the Collection

Series I: Meeting minutes 1912-1934

Box Folder
1 1 Meeting minutes 1912-1913
2 Meeting minutes 1913-1914
3 Meeting minutes 1914-1915
4 Meeting minutes 1915-1916
5 Meeting minutes 1916-1917
6 Meeting minutes 1917-1918
11 Notebook: minutes 1925-1934

Series II: Annual reports and ephemera 1913-1939

Box Folder
1 7 Annual reports 1913-1919
8 Newsclips 1916-1939
9 Play programs 1918, 1919, 1920, 1927, 1928
10 Rice Institute membership certificate 1913
12 Letter from Margaret Balthrop to Rice YWCA president 1938