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NCGM and YCW Boys Photographs

From the Collection of Young Christian Workers (YCW Australia) Archive and Research Centre 537 Brunswick Street Fitzroy North Victoria

Description
9 black and white photos from the National Catholic Girls Movement's (NCGM) Easter float parade, and YCW Boys social events.
Object Registration
Len and Pauline Chalky Collection
Keywords
ycw, ncgm, ycw boys, social change, catholic action, national catholic girls' movement, apprenticeship, photographs, easter
Historical information
In the early stage of the Australian Young Christian Workers Movement the male and female members were separated into NCGM and YCW Boys. This was a reflection of society at the time as both groups campaigned on different youth realities to reflect their members, for example during the YCW's apprenticeship campaign YCW Boys looked at the topic of labourers and airport personal, while NCGM campaigned for changes to hairdressing apprenticeships.
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:12AM