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American Red Cross. Military/Social Services

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Red Cross

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Identifier: clels4
Scope and Contents

Contains a Red Cross New Zealand information pamphlet from 1992 and a copy of The American Red Cross with the Armed Forces information booklet from 1945. The subheadings of the latter includes ‘Services to the Man’, ‘Behind the Welfare Program’, ‘Services to the Sick and Wounded’, ‘Recreation for Troops Overseas’, ‘Services to the Man and His Family’, ‘Services to the Veteran and His Family’ and ‘Service to Prisoners of War’. Subject matter date range is c. 1917-1945.

Dates: Collection covers ca 1960-2010

Stars and Stripes

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Scope and Contents

A collection of handwritten notes and photocopied clippings from 1918 editions of ‘The Stars and Stripes’. Focuses on the satirical comics of the publication. The handwritten notes indicate further interest into the publication’s role in WWI, as well as that of the Salvation Army and the YMCA. All of the printed examples and the indicated examples in the handwritten notes are from 1918/1919. The date that the clippings were printed and notes were written is unknown.

Dates: Collection covers ca 1960-2010