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YCW Archive Digitisation Milestone

The YCW Archive’s Digitisation Project is going strong, and this week celebrates digitising its 6,000th item. The archive contains photographs, documents and other memorabilia from the organisation’s 74 year history in Australia. The current focus is on the Melbourne Office … Continue reading

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Call for Contributions to the YCW Timeline

The YCW Archive is calling all researchers and writers to contribute an article for inclusion in the YCW Timeline, an innovative, interactive, online history about the movement in Australia. Click here to find out more call-for-contributions-ycw-timeline

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December Newsletter 2015

The YCW Archive and Research Centre would like to electronically share our last newsletter. This newsletter was distributed in December 2015 via mail out and is now available for online viewing. If you did not receive a copy of the Newsletter and … Continue reading

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YCW Archive and Research Centre Exhibition Report – ‘A Thousand Fresh Starts’ a Success

We at the YCW Archive and Research Centre are happy to announce our first exhibition, ‘A Thousand Fresh Starts’, was a success! Held on the 21st of November, the exhibition hosted 20 temporary displays on a variety of Australian YCW … Continue reading

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Oral History Victoria Innovation Awards 2015

The YCW Archive and Research Centre are pleased to announce that the first release in our Documentary Project has received an Commendation in this years Oral History Victoria Innovation Awards 2015. YAY US! Extract from Oral History Victoria: COMMENDED: Melissa Walsh … Continue reading

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“A Thousand Fresh Starts: An Exhibition”

We at the YCW Archive and Research Centre, along with the Australian YCW and YCW Holdings are delighted to announce our first exhibition titled “A Thousand Fresh Starts: An Exhibition” which will be held in Melbourne on November 21, 2015. For … Continue reading

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The YCW Archive and Research Centre presents ‘The Road Safety Campaign 1967-1972’

Since September 2014, the YCW Archive and Research Centre in collaboration with hardworking volunteers has been working on a Multimedia project that displays in video format, the history of the Australian Young Christian Worker’s Movement. We would like to now … Continue reading

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Good things come and go! Celebrating temporary donations

An integral part pertaining to the historical collection of the YCW Archive and Research Centre are the donations provided by previous members or associates of the Australian and International YCW movements. However, understandably not all donations are permanent fixtures in … Continue reading

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Moving Forward – Archive Progress Update!

Can you believe it is nearly June? We at the YCW Archive and Research Centre cannot!! 6 months into 2015 and we are wondering, what have we achieved??? At the beginning of the year, the Archive team had the goals … Continue reading

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New Age History

The YCW Archive and Research Centre has moved into the 21st century. We now have 4 media platforms including this website. Platforms include: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/YCW-Archive-Research-Centre/246959615428498 Instagram: Follow at YCW_Archive Twitter:https://twitter.com/YCW_Archive All sites will be updated frequently.

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