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Gary, Indiana Y.M.C.A. information card

 Collection — Folder: S2535
Identifier: S2535

Scope and Contents

This collection contains an information card for the Y.M.C.A. located in Gary, Indiana during the 20th century. One side of the card details informationa about the building, its location, hours of operation, etc. The reverse side shows distances from the Gary Y.M.C.A. to other locations in the region via the Dunes Highway.


  • 20th century


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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.

Administrative Note

"Today, the Y engages more than 10,000 neighborhoods across the U.S. As the nation’s leading nonprofit committed to helping people and communities to learn, grow and thrive, our contributions are both far-reaching and intimate—from influencing our nation’s culture during times of profound social change to the individual support we provide an adult learning to read."

The building that housed the Gary, Indiana YMCA was centrally located near the business district of Gary and the Dunes Highway. Its building was constructed of Bedford stone.


YMCA of USA. "History: The YMCA in the United States". The Y: History, 2019. Accessed March 4, 2019.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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This collection consists of one item.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as donation.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2019/03/04 by Lauren Patton. EAD finding aid created 2019/03/04 by Lauren Patton.


Gary, Indiana Y.M.C.A. information card
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.