Mary Green

Mary Green tells about life as a young African American teenager in Salt Lake City and how the YWCA played an incredibly important role in making her feel safe and accepted. Later she describes how her wedding reception was held at there too.

c.1960 — Photograph shows a girl requesting a towel from Mrs. Rae in the towel room.
The YWCA renovation that started in 1954 and was completed in 1957 provided room in which to better manage programs.

Used by permission, Sue Durrant.

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