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Title
1986 y-Walk participants socializing
Creator
Brock, Trish (photographer)
Date Created and/or Issued
1986
Contributing Institution
San José State University, Special Collections and Archives
Collection
YWCA of Silicon Valley Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Negative shows a group of men and women who are participants in the 1986 y-Walk. They are socializing in a room with balloons. Some of the balloons have floated to the ceiling and some are probably being held by people in the crowd.
On envelope "1986 Y-Walk." On large envelope holding smaller envelope used to hold the negatives: "Name: Brock, Trish. Date: 12/2-. Phone: 295-4011. "Executive Director Faith Rein (the top job had been renamed again) and President Sarah Janigian launched two annual events that heaped public attention on the association: the Y-Walk downtown in 1984, in which volunteers enlisted sponsors to raise money for YWCA programs; and TWIN, Tribute to Women and Industry, in 1985." From Fran Smith, "Breaking Ground: The Daring Women of the YWCA in the Santa Clara Valley, 1905-2005, " (2005), p.87
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
1 x 1.5 in.
Extent
1 x 1.5 in.
Identifier
http://digitalcollections.sjlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/sjsuYWCA/id/762
Subject
Balloons (Novelties)
Fund raising
Men
Walking
Women
Young Women's Christian Association
Place
San Jose
California
Source
YWCA of Silicon Valley Collection
Relation
Series III, Box 13 Folder 385-386

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