Skip to main content

Y.W.C.A., Phyllis Wheatley branch, 1920-1945

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 10
Identifier: Series I
Y.W.C.A., Phyllis Wheatley branch, 1920-1945

Scope and Contents note

From the Series:

This series dates from 1886-1969 and consists of alphabetically arranged subject files containing correspondence, printed material, clippings, postcards, reports and other documents. Selena Sloan Butler's involvement in multiple state Colored Parent-Teacher Associations, the Young Women's Christian Association and the Georgia Commission on Interracial Cooperation is well documented. Personal correspondence and the Cornelius King and Son and utilities files contain information about family financial and legal matters. Family relationships and daily life also are portrayed through cards, correspondence, scrapbooks, and address books. A travel book provides information about a 1964 trip to London, England, where Butler met Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Dates

  • 1920-1945

Restrictions on Use

There are no restrictions on research use of this collection.

Extent

From the Collection: 11.1 Linear feet

Language

From the Collection: English

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Auburn Avenue Research Library on African-American Culture and History Repository

Contact:
101 Auburn Avenue NE
Atlanta GA 30303
404-613-4032