Inventory of the Philip Skinner Platt papers

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Title: Philip Skinner Platt papers
Date (inclusive): 1916-1976
Collection Number: 57022
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1 folder, 1 envelope (0.2 linear feet)
Abstract: Memoirs, 1976, and photographs, 1916, relating to relief work in Europe during World War I.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
creator: Platt, Philip Skinner, 1889-.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Philip Skinner Platt papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1957.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

American public health official; member of the Commission for Relief in Belgium, American Relief Administration, American Red Cross, and United States Army Sanitary Corps in Europe, 1916-1919.

Scope and Content of Collection

Memoirs, 1976, and photographs, 1916, relating to relief work in Europe during World War I.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

American National Red Cross.
American Relief Administration.
Commission for Relief in Belgium (1914-1930)
United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces.
United States. Army. Sanitary Corps.
World War, 1914-1918--Belgium.
World War, 1914-1918--Civilian relief.
World War, 1914-1918--Medical care.

Folder 1

Memoirs relating to relief work in Europe during World War I. 1976

Envelope A

Photographs of members of the Commission for Relief in Belgium playing baseball in Brussels, 1916 (3 prints / 1 envelope)