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George Williams and the Y.M.C.A.

a study in Victorian social attitudes.

by Clyde Binfield

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Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Williams, George, 1821-1905.,
  • Young Men"s Christian associations -- History.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV1085.W4 B56
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 408, [8] p.
    Number of Pages408
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5474608M
    ISBN 100434070904
    LC Control Number73177901
    OCLC/WorldCa790962

      Follow George as he chats with players of the Sydney Youth Orchestra and learns all about the four families of the orchestra – strings, brass, woodwind and percussion. A perfect introduction to. Boiler exploded in Hop o’ Nose mill, several hurt. Percy Pindar, Charles Kiefer, Al Cole, George and Fred Pfiel and Harold Russ among the number. Mrs. Ellen Post, of Catskill, left $ to Carnegie library, $ to Y. M. C. A. and the income of $, $ to the First Baptist and $ to the Reformed churches of Catskill.

    Full text of "Genealogy of the Tucker family: from various authentic sources " See other formats.   WHO FOUNDED THE Y.M.C.A. MY UNCLE SIR GEORGE WILLIAMS FOREWORD. I am glad that this very personal little book is to be re-published, if only for private circulation, for it rings as true to-day as it did yesterday. It tells the story of one young man in the Great War, but, in fact, it reveals no less the personality of the writer who knit the.

    YMCA is the oldest and largest youth charity in the world. In England and Wales, we intensively support , young people every year, ensuring each young person we meet has an opportunity to belong, contribute and thrive. Learn more about how we help. As the YMCA federation in England and Wales, we focus on the following key areas of work. On 6th June , sir George Williams started in London the Nucleus of Y.M.C.A, which is a world wide movement of fellowship and has the heritage of years of service to the youth. The first Y.M.C.A was started in India in Calcutta in the Project profile Project: Location: young men's Christian association (happening place), Mumbai. 18, YMCA 4/5(16).


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YMCA was founded by George Williams and 11 friends. George Williams was a London draper, who was typical of the young men drawn to the cities by the Industrial Revolution. They were concerned about the lack of healthy activities for young men in major cities; the options available were usually taverns and ms' idea grew out of meetings he held for prayer and Founded at: London, England.

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Born in Somerset, he launched in central London YMCA in and witnessed it spread around the world. George Williams was knighted by Queen Victoria in for his YMCA work and buried in under the floor of St. Paul's Cathedral among that nation's heroes and statesmen. A large stained glass window in Westminster Abbey, complete with a red triangle, is dedicated to YMCAs, to Sir George and to Y work during the first World War.

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Inindustrialized London was a place of great turmoil and despair. For the young men who migrated to the city from rural areas to find jobs, London offered a bleak landscape of tenement housing and dangerous influences. Twenty-two-year-old George Williams, a farmer-turned-department store worker, was troubled by what he saw.

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