Constitution and By-Laws, Young Men's Christian Association of Tuskaloosa, 1870

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Title

Constitution and By-Laws, Young Men's Christian Association of Tuskaloosa, 1870

Subject

Young Men's Christian Association (Tuscaloosa, AL)

Description

The Tuscaloosa YMCA was first organized in the 1870's but didn't have a continuous existence although it was revived in 1886 and again in the 1890's.

The cover page of the constitution printed in 1871 is shown above. The document includes this preamble:

We, the subscribers, actuated by a desire to promote Evangelical religion among the Young Men of this City, and its vicinity, and impressed with the importance of concentrated effort to aid in accomplishing that object, and desirous of forming an association in which we may together labor for the great end proposed, herby agree to adopt for our united government, the following Constitution:

Source

YMCA

Date

1971

Contributor

Elizabeth Bradt (Description)

Type

Document

Identifier

896

Coverage

Tuscaloosa (AL)

Original Format

Brochure

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