Search Term Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Name YMCA

Associated Records

Image of 1920.1.253b - Poster

1920.1.253b - Poster

Country of Origin: America Title: For Your Boy Artist: Arthur William Brown, signed Date: 1918 Size: 50.9 x 75.8 cm Issuing Agency: United War Work Campaign, YMCA Medium: Lithograph, Ketterlinus, Philadelphia Inscription: "For/ Your/ Boy/ United War Work Campaign/ November 11-18, 1918"

Image of 1920.1.256a - Poster

1920.1.256a - Poster

Country of Origin: United States Title: Help Us Help Our Boys Artist: Haskell Coffin, signed EP Date: 1918 Size: 20 3/7 x 27 3/7 (52.7 x 70.5 cm) Issuing Agency: United War Work Campaign, YMCA / YWCA Medium: Lithograph American Poster - War Work Campaign Inscription: Help Us / Help / Our Boys / YMCA (YWCA) / United War Work Campaign November 11th to 18th / $170,500,000

Image of 1920.1.260 - Poster

1920.1.260 - Poster

Country of Origin: United States Title: One of the Thousand YMCA Girls in France Artist: Neysa McMein, signed McMein Date: 1918 Size: 27 3/4 x 41 3/4 inches (70.5 x 106 cm) Issuing Agency: United War Work Campaign, YMCA Medium: Lithograph American Poster - War Work Campaign Inscription: One of the / Thousand / Y.M.C.A. girls / in France / United / War Work / Campaign / November 11-18

Image of 1920.1.309 - Poster

1920.1.309 - Poster

Country of Origin: Canada Title: YMCA Red Triangle fund Artist: Unknown Date: n.d. Size: 101.5 x 50 cm Issuing Agency: YMCA Medium: Lithograph Inscription: If we hadn't the "Y" our here we would / enjoy hardships proper / They help like / everything when a fellow is all in. / The "Y" serves us where we want to be served. / Y.M.C.A. / Red Triangle Fund / $2,250,000

Image of 1964.2.18 - Envelope

1964.2.18 - Envelope

Blank Stationery, Envelope and Postcard: American YMCA

Image of 1920.1.472 - Poster

1920.1.472 - Poster

Country of Origin: France Title: The Home of the Soldier and Sailor Artist: Constant Duval, signed Date: n.d. Size: 29 3/16 x 41 3/16 inches (74.2 x 104.5 cm) Issuing Agency: YMCA Medium: Lithograph, printed by Coquemer, Paris Inscription: Les Foyers du Soldat et du Marin / Union Franco-Americaine YMCA / Baie du Bouley Translation: The Home of the Soldier and the Sailor / Franco-American Union YMCA / Bouley Bay

Image of 1920.1.473 - Poster

1920.1.473 - Poster

Country of Origin: France Title: The Home of the Soldier Artist: Anonymous Date: n.d. Size: 30 x 46 7/8 inches (76.1 x 119.1 cm) Issuing Agency: YMCA - Franco-American Union Medium: Lithograph Inscription: Le Foyer du Soldat / est le trait d'Union / entre la ligne de / bataille et la vision / de la paix qui rrendra / les foyers familiaux / Il aide a combattre / a vivre, a esperer. / General Malleterre / YMCA / Les foyers du Soldat / Union Franco-Americaine. Translation: The Home of the Soldier / is the unifying touch between the battle line and the vision / of peace which restores the family home / It helps him to fight, to live, to hope. / General Malleterre / YMCA / The Home of

Image of 1920.1.568 - Poster

1920.1.568 - Poster

Country of Origin: Great Britain Title: Don't Pity a Disabled Man Artist: "Abber", signed Date: n.d. Size: 75.7 x 50 cm Issuing Agency: YMCA Medium: Lithograph Inscription: Don't / Pity A / Disabled / Man-- / Find Him / A Job / YMCA / Regent 4030 / The Red / Triangle / Employment / Bureau / for / Ex-service / Men / 102 Dean St. / W.I. / or your local / Employment / Exchange

Image of 1979.60.60 - Postcard, Inscribed

1979.60.60 - Postcard, Inscribed

Postcard with inscription, describing the building on the left-side of the image, marked with an "x". Caption on Front: BORDEAUX - Place de la Comedie - BR - 623 Inscription on Back, Transcribed: This big [illegible] house under the x is of the [illegible]-end of the wide street running to the Y.M.C.A. It's a wonderful building.

Image of 1981.16.152 - Pamphlet

1981.16.152 - Pamphlet

44 page pamphlet by called France Our Ally by B. Van Vorst and published in association with the YMCA. Is a brief account of France, its people, and their part in the war, with special information for American Soldiers. Topics covered include: First Impressions French Customs Courtesy French Bargaining French Money and Measures Living Conditions The Home and Marriage Reasons for Learning French History of France The War-Its Causes and Progress The Government of France Geography and Physical Features Transportation and Industries The Young Men's Christian Association Conclusion Published in 1918 by Association Press for the National War Work Council of Young Men's Christian

Image of 1981.113.4 - Card, Membership

1981.113.4 - Card, Membership

Red Triangle League Membership Card named to John William Janes

Image of 1982.70.162 - Card, Instruction

1982.70.162 - Card, Instruction

Prophylactic Stations Location Card Location card for Prophylactic Stations in Paris. Front has a map with location of U.S. Army Emergency Station marked. Reverse lists the value of venereal prophylaxis and the locations of other station sites. Measurements: 7.5 x 11 cm

Image of 1982.94.12 - Passport

1982.94.12 - Passport

Paper passport issued to Richard S. Righter by the National War Work Council of The International Committee of the Young Men's Christian Associations From the collection of Richard S. Righter, YMCA Hut Secretary, France.

Image of 1982.112.369 - Postcard, Inscribed

1982.112.369 - Postcard, Inscribed

Description: Postcard with inscription. Letter to a soldier's father. Inscription on Back, Transcribed: Dear Father, Only a few miles from the best land in the world. Expect to jump off tomorrow (May 22) in the AM. Had some fine weather for the trip. Will write first chance after we land.

Image of 1983.51.90 - Prayer

1983.51.90 - Prayer

8 page booklet of 7 prayers. Titled "When A Man's Alone" by Robert Freeman. Published by the American YMCA. Prayers: Morning Prayer Evening Prayer Prayer for the Folk at Home Prayer in the Morning Prayer at Night Mother's Prayer A Soldier's Prayer From the service of Clifford Duane Grant, 19th Ambulance Company, 4th Sanitary Train, 4th Division.

Image of 1984.42.16 - Book, Instruction

1984.42.16 - Book, Instruction

Booklet containing general information, important addresses, places of interest, sigh-seeing trips, recreatioinal activities and a map. Prepared especially for American soldiers and sailors on leave in paris and for detachments of troops in and about Paris. Published by the American YMCA. Title "The American Army and Navy YMCA in the Paris area at the Service of the American Expeditionary Forces" Contains addresses for hotels, tennis courts, recreation fields, banks, military headquarters, department stores, churches, hospitals. Also lists of places of interest and sight-seeing trips

Image of 1984.45.181 - Postcard, Inscribed

1984.45.181 - Postcard, Inscribed

Description: Postcard with inscription. Painting of the Statue of Liberty. Inscription on Front, Transcribed: Well done men, America greats you. Statue of Liberty on Bedloe's Island in New York's Bay 1 1/4 miles from the Battery, a colossal figure of Liberty enlightening the World. It lights the harbor with an electric torch held 306 feet above the water, the highest beacon in the world. Was presented to America by the French nation. Inscription on Back, Transcribed: Arrived to-day, transport America. Going to Camp Mills. Will write from there as soon as possible.

Image of 1984.75.16 - Postcard, Inscribed

1984.75.16 - Postcard, Inscribed

Description: Postcard with inscription. Update on arrival in America. Inscription on Back, Transcribed: I arrived in New Port News today on the transport U.S.S. Antigone. Will go at once to Camp Stewart, VA. and will write from there as soon as possible.

Image of 1984.110.3-F7 - Letter

1984.110.3-F7 - Letter

Letter, Righter to his parents (& dog) describes Nice, St. Partin, problems with customs, Inter-Allied Games, closing of Palais de Glace YMCA facility. July 1919 leaves Paris

Image of 1984.163.47 - Envelope

1984.163.47 - Envelope

Blank Envelope: YMCA From the service of 2nd Lt. Fred W. Day, Company A, 303rd Battalion, Tanks Corps, AEF.