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YMCA Business and Professional Women's Club, Lexington, Kentucky, records, 1926

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62m97YMCA Business and Professional Women's Club, Lexington, Kentucky, recordsYMCA Business and Professional Women's Club, Lexington, Kentucky, records, 1926-1943 62m97Sarah K. PiesterUniversity of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center2011 March 30Special Collections Research CenterMargaret I. King Building, NorthLexington 40506-0039SCLREF@LSV.UKY.EDUURL: This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-05-23 14:45:04 -0400.Describing Archives: A Content Standard2015 November 5Description and EAD updated by Megan Mummey English University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center YMCA Business and Professional Women's Club, Lexington, Kentucky, records Business and Professional Women's Club. Y.M.C.A. (Lexington, Ky.) 62m97 0.9 Cubic Feet 2 boxes 1926-1943 The YMCA Business and Professional Women's Club, Lexington, Kentucky, records (dated 1926-1943; 0.9 cubic feet; 2 boxes) consists of financial materials, correspondence, membership lists, and a pamphlet documenting the Club's operation and activities in Lexington, Kentucky. Conditions Governing Use The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center. Conditions Governing Access Collection is open to researchers by appointment. Arrangement Collection is arranged by format. Scope and Contents The YMCA Business and Professional Women's Club, Lexington, Kentucky, records (dated 1926-1943; 0.9 cubic feet; 2 boxes) consists of financial materials, correspondence, membership lists, and a pamphlet documenting the Club's operation and activities in Lexington, Kentucky. The financial materials include bank statements, receipt books, and cancelled checks. The pamphlet is entitled The Kentucky Cardinal. Historical note The Business and Professional Women's Club of the Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) was founded in 1919 by Lena Madesin Phillips of Kentucky. The club focused on the concerns of working women and became the first organization to do so. Throughout the 1930s the club focused on lobbying against legislation and laws designed to deny jobs to married women. Preferred Citation 62m97: [identification of item], YMCA Business and Professional Women's Club, Lexington, Kentucky, records, 1926-1943, University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center. Fayette County (Ky.) Women -- Societies and clubs YMCA (Kentucky) Business and Professional Women's Club. Y.M.C.A. (Lexington, Ky.) Kentucky Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs. YMCA of the USA GeneralSeries I.1926-1942Correspondence1928-194215Instructions and blank formsundated14Membership lists1926-193816Pamphlet: The Kentucky Cardinal1935-193618Financial materialsSeries II.1928-1943Bank deposits1928-194311Bank statements with cancelled checks1928-192921Bank statements with cancelled checks193422Bank statements with cancelled checks193523Bank statements with cancelled checks1936-193824Bank statements with cancelled checks1939-194025Bank statements with cancelled checks1941-194326Bills, receipts, cancelled checks1928-193712Bills, receipts, cancelled checks1938-194313Receipt book1928-193617Treasurer reports1926-194019 YMCA Business and Professional Women's Club, Lexington, Kentucky, records