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 File — Box: 8
Scope and Contents Ca. 20 items. HE to KE. NY, 3/22. How difficult it was to leave her to go back to GermanyKE to HE. 4/6. Has returned from a trip to the deep southKE to HE. 5/26. A letter from the acting V.P. of the Red Cross says that there is no possibility of getting food supplies into Switzerland fro French & Belgian refugeesKE to HE. 5/5. Hearing news of the war in Iraq & Iran, the battle for oil crucial for both sides.KE to HE. no...


 File — Box: 8
Scope and Contents Ca. 30 items. Mostly programs and cards annotated by Theodora Elkinton Waring (TEW).6/1. Red Cross Nursing certificate for Theodora ElkingtonTEW to KE. Philadelphia, 8/9. Some "maturing" boys are beginning to behave inappropriatelyTEW. no date. description of her first weekend work camp in Philadelphia run by Dave Richie for PYM; also, closing party of the Westtown workcamp, Sept. 1942. Wartime school needed extra farm helpCollege Settlement...


 File — Box: 8
Scope and Contents Ca. 35 items. Primarily items reflecting Theodora Elkinton's activities during the year. These included attending American Young Friends Fellowship meeting, plays, dances in the form of invitations, diaries, programs with items as combined by the creatorHighlights include:to KWE. 7/8. Reports on her first week at AFSC workcamp on Vinalhaven Island, MEto KWE. 7/22. Trip from Vinalhaven to Milton and Moston for Peabody wedddingto KWE. 7/25....

1944 correspondence of Theodora Elkinton

 File — Box: 8
Scope and Contents Ca. 80 items Materials include correspondence of Theodora Elkinton (TE) as well as her notes on various events, including that she selected Smith College based on friendly personal welcome, but that it was not a good choice; graduation from Germantown Friends School and impressions of and classes and activities at SmithLetters are primarily by TE to her parents reporting on daily events and friends; also some from them (HE & KE) on various family events, and a few...