Written Material

This is a section on the site that indexes links to written material, some scans of original documents and other files.  As always, if you have something to add here, let us know! Big thanks to Phil Kondas and Ben Forstag for most of the contributions here.

Yearbooks

Title
File Description Contributor
Summer 2003 Yearbook epub
mobi
PDF
Scan of an original copy of the 2003 Summer Yearbook. Vintage Publications of Camp Fitch
Summer 2000 Yearbook epub
mobi
PDF
Scan of an original copy of the 2000 Summer Yearbook. Vintage Publications of Camp Fitch
Summer 1997 Yearbook epub
mobi
PDF
Scan of an original copy of the 1997 Summer Yearbook. Vintage Publications of Camp Fitch
Summer 1984 Yearbook epub
mobi
PDF
Scan of an original copy of the 1984 Summer Yearbook. Vintage Publications of Camp Fitch
Summer 1979 Yearbook epub
mobi
PDF
Scan of an original copy of the 1979 Summer Yearbook. Vintage Publications of Camp Fitch

Anniversary Booklets

Title
File Description Contributor
Camp Fitch 16th Season
“An Education of the Heart”
PDF Scan of an original copy of the booklet created in early 1930 to celebrate the 16th season of Camp Fitch and the 7th season at the North Springfield site. The booklet includes many details about the program offered at the new site as well as the people who created these programs and made them go. There is a lot of excitement about the new lodges McCleary and Kane that were to be built that spring. Fitch Archives
Camp Fitch Silver Jubilee PDF Scan of an original copy of the booklet created for the 25th Anniversary of Camp Fitch in 1939. Booklet includes many details about the programs offered at a young Camp Fitch and the people who created these programs and made them go. From Ann Kurz, who received the booklet from the estate of her uncle Ed Enterline, a former Camp Director at Camp Fitch
Camp Fitch Golden Anniversary Booklet epub
mobi
PDF
Scan of an original copy of the booklet distributed at the 50th Anniversary Celebration of Camp Fitch in 1964.  Booklet includes a summary of the history of Camp, details about the property and plans for the future. Vintage Publications of Camp Fitch
Camp Fitch 75th Anniversary Booklet epub
mobi
PDF
Scan of an original copy of the booklet distributed at the 75th Anniversary Celebration of Camp Fitch in 1989.  Booklet includes a summary of the history of Camp, details about the property and plans for the future. Vintage Publications of Camp Fitch

Songbooks

Title
File Description Contributor
Camp Fitch Songbook, 1950’s PDF Scan of an original. Vintage Publications of Camp Fitch
Camp Fitch Songbook, 1960’s PDF Scan of an original. Vintage Publications of Camp Fitch
Camp Fitch Songbook
2010 edition
PDF Scan of an original. Vintage Publications of Camp Fitch
Camp Fitch Songbook
digital edition
epub
mobi
This file is an augmented version of the 2010 edition with links to videos and recordings of many of the songs in the book. Vintage Publications of Camp Fitch

Micellaneous

Title
File Description Contributor
History of Camp Fitch (1934?) PDF This document was found in Ed Enterline’s files, paper-clipped to a similar typewritten “Half-Century of Camping”, the latter which appears to have been written in 1934. Ed Enterline, via his niece Ann Kurz
Half Century of Camping (1934) PDF This document was found in Ed Enterline’s files, paper-clipped to the document above, “History of Camp Fitch”. Ed Enterline, via his niece Ann Kurz
Men of Youngstown, Vol 2, No. 21, 18 May 1918 PDF This appears to be an early version of the YMCA newsletter in its second year in 1918. Fitch Archives
Men of Youngstown, Vol 2, No. 27, 6 July 1918 PDF This appears to be an early version of the YMCA newsletter in its second year in 1918. Fitch Archives