The Harlem YWCA and the Secular City, 1904-1945

@article{Weisenfeld1994TheHY,
  title={The Harlem YWCA and the Secular City, 1904-1945},
  author={Judith Weisenfeld},
  journal={Journal of Women's History},
  year={1994},
  volume={6},
  pages={62 - 78}
}
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