Young Men’s Christian Association (Providence, R.I.) Journal
Scope and Contents
Journal, 1881-1882, of the Young Men's Christian Association chapter located in Providence, Rhode Island. Includes a record of the daily activities that took place at the YMCA and includes occasional newspaper clippings glued into the journal. There are lists of activities and the number of people present, including prayer meetings, classes, and educational activities. Also includes information about the state of the club itself, such as membership levels, business meetings, and calls received.
The journal was purchased in honor of J. Goodenow (Goody) Tyler, III.
- Creation: 1881-1882
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Accessioned and minimally processed by Benjamin Bromley in June 2011.
- Guide to the Young Men’s Christian Association (Providence, R.I.) Journal
- Finding Aid Authors: Benjamin Bromley, Public Services Archives Specialist.
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- The collection description/finding aid is written in English