|| Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/04/11 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2016/04/11 by Edythe Huffman.
|Restrictions on Access Note:
|| This collection is open for research.
|| This collection includes typed, original and carbon copies of reports, correspondence, notes, invoices, newspaper clippings and photographs from YMCA Service Men's Center in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1965 to 1969 regarding organization and activities.
|Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
|| Young Men's Christian Association Service Men's Center collection, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
|Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
|| Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
|Biographical or Historical Data:
|| The Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) Service Men's Center (of Central [Branch] YMCA) at 310 N. Illinois was established approximately Nov. 1965. The planning council consisted of military men stationed at Fort Harrison, Indianapolis, Indiana. The executive director and council developed a group of Junior Hostesses or Cadettes, attendance by servicemen was assisted by bus service from Fort Harrison, and the organization provided servicemen with leisure time and social activities, field trips and other activities. Veteran's Day celebrations were held from 1965 through 1969.Information found within the collection.
|Ownership and Custodial History:
|| This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Janet Steinhoff on 1977.
|Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
|| No further additions are expected.