YWCA of Hampton Roads Papers, 1906-2017, undated
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Brief Description: This collection contains the records of the Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) of Hampton Roads. Included in the records are the administrative records of the organization, publications, photographs, scrapbooks, artifacts, and blueprints of various property held by the organization.
Held at:
Special Collections and University Archives
Email: pbruce [at] odu.edu
Record Series Number: 00/MG 76
Created by: YWCA of Greater Hampton Roads
Volume: 45.2 Linear Feet
Acquired: 08/30/2000. The second accession was received by Special Collections and University Archives from Regina Malveaux, on behalf of the YWCA of Hampton Roads, on 03/30/2010.
Arrangement: This collection is broken down into subgroups based on when they were given to Special Collections and University Archives: Subgroup 1: First Accession and Subgroup 2: Second Accession and further organized into series within each subgroup.
Access Restrictions: Open to researchers without restrictions.
Subject Index
Camps for girls--Virginia
Domestic Violence--prevention and control
Leadership in women--Virginia
Racism--Prevention
Women's rights
Women--Services for--Virginia
Women--United States--Societies, etc.
Women--Virginia--Social conditions
Women in community organization--Virginia
Young Women's Christian Association of Hampton Roads (Va.)
Young Women's Christian Association of the U.S.A.
Young women--Services for--Virginia
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Before publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from Special Collections and University Archives, and the holder of the copyright, if not Old Dominion University Libraries.
Physical Access Notes: Handling of the scrapbooks may be limited due to the fragile nature of the material.
Acquisition Notes: YWCA of Hampton Roads  Gift. Accession #A2000-7
Related Materials:

Dudley Cooper and Ocean View Amusement Park Papers (MG 31) contains a scrapbook about Seaview, the African American resort at the Virginia Beach oceanfront. YWCA material can also be found in the Women's Council for Interracial Cooperation Papers (MG 54),

Current information about the YWCA of South Hampton Roads can be found on their website.

PreferredCitation: [Identification of item], Box [insert number], Folder [insert number and title], YWCA of Hampton Roads Papers, Special Collections and University Archives, Patricia W. and J. Douglas Perry Library, Old Dominion University Libraries, Norfolk, VA 23529.
Finding Aid Revisions: Finding aid was updated by Mona Farrow, Reading Room Supervisor, in June 2017.