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Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958



  • Existence: 1879 - 1958

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Children's Crusade for Children Collected Records

Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Children's Crusade for Children

Elizabeth Biddle Yarnall Refugee Papers

Identifier: SFHL-RG5-256
Overview Elizabeth Biddle Yarnall and her husband, D. Robert Yarnall, were Quakers, active in the American Friends Service Committee relief efforts. They worked with the Quaker center in Vienna, Austria, during the summer of 1938 to help in the emigration of German and Austrian Jews. The collection contains correspondence concerning their work with refugees and letters from refugees asking for assistance, especially the musician and composers Karl Weigl and his wife, Vally, who emigrated in October...
Dates: 1938-1945

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  • Subject: World War, 1939-1945 -- Civilian relief X

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Austria -- History -- 1938–1945 1
Children and peace -- History -- Sources 1
Church work with refugees -- Society of Friends 1
International relief -- Societies, etc 1
Jewish refugees -- 1938–1945 1