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Register of the Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee records
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Box/Folder: 1 : 1-6

Austria-Hungary, 1919-1921.

Physical Description: (0.2 linear feet)

Scope and Content Note

Consists of correspondence, reports, and descriptive accounts of the conditions and relief work in Austria and Hungary after World War I. In addition to information about agriculture, prisons, clothing distribution and hospitals, includes detailed descriptions of the plight of hungry Viennese children and students.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by physical form.
Box/Folder: 1 : 1

Correspondence, 1919-1920

Box/Folder: 1 : 2

Descriptive accounts, 1920

Box/Folder: 1 : 3

Descriptive accounts, 1921

Box/Folder: 1 : 4

Descriptive accounts, undated

Box/Folder: 1 : 5

Reports, 1919-1920

Box/Folder: 1 : 6

Reports, 1920-1921

Box/Folder: 1 : 7 - 2 : 5

France, 1914-1920.

Physical Description: (0.4 linear feet)

Scope and Content Note

Contains reports, correspondence, descriptive accounts, and meeting minutes. Comprises the bulk of the collection, including detailed reports of work accomplished. Depicts civilian life in the Marne district and along the Western Front, and documents medical, agricultural, manufacturing, and food assistance.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by physical form.
Box/Folder: 1 : 7

Articles and descriptive accounts, 1915-1919

Box/Folder: 1 : 8

Correspondence, 1914-1918

Box/Folder: 1 : 9

Minutes, 1915-1917

Box/Folder: 1 : 10

Minutes, 1918-1920

Box/Folder: 1 : 11

General reports, 1914-1915

Box/Folder: 1 : 12

General reports, 1915

Box/Folder: 1 : 13

General reports, 1916-1918

Box/Folder: 2 : 1

Agricultural reports, 1915-1918

Box/Folder: 2 : 2

Agricultural reports, 1918-1919

Box/Folder: 2 : 3

Building reports, 1916-1918

Box/Folder: 2 : 4

Manufacturing reports, 1918

Box/Folder: 2 : 5

Medical reports, 1916-1918

Box/Folder: 2 : 6-9

Germany, 1919-1923.

Physical Description: (0.1 linear feet)

Scope and Content Note

Includes correspondence, reports, and descriptive accounts of postwar conditions in Germany. Focuses on starvation conditions, tuberculosis, and education. Discusses devaluation of the German currency.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by physical form.
Box/Folder: 2 : 6

Correspondence, 1919-1921

Box/Folder: 2 : 7

Descriptive accounts and reports, 1919-1920

Box/Folder: 2 : 8

Descriptive accounts and reports, 1921-1923

Box/Folder: 2 : 9

Descriptive accounts and reports, undated

Box/Folder: 2 : 10

Holland, 1915-1918.

Physical Description: (0.02 linear feet)

Scope and Content Note

Reports documenting conditions in Holland for Belgian refugees during the war. Describes camp organization and providing work for the refugees.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by physical form.
Box/Folder: 2 : 10

Reports, 1915-1918

Box/Folder: 2 : 11-14

Poland, 1916-1923.

Physical Description: (0.08 linear feet)

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, reports, and descriptive accounts discussing reconstructing agriculture and homes, food programs, and preventing typhus. Also includes brief descriptions of relief work in East Galicia, West Ukraine, and Serbia.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by physical form.
Box/Folder: 2 : 11

Correspondence, 1919-1923

Box/Folder: 2 : 12

Descriptive accounts, 1918-1923

Box/Folder: 2 : 13

Descriptive accounts, undated

Box/Folder: 2 : 14

Reports, 1916-1920