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Rhoads family papers

Identifier: SFHL-SC-107

This collection includes letters written by J. Edgar Rhoads to his family while he was in Germany administering war relief after WWI. Also included are the diaries of his grandfather, Jonathan E. Rhoads, from 1908-1910. These provide a record of daily appointments and expenses.

Dates: 1908-1920

Ernest Votaw Family Papers

Identifier: SFHL-RG5-154
Overview Ernest Votaw (1894-1988) was the Quaker administrator of a child feeding program in Germany in 1919-1922. The collection contains reports and related materials (some in German) of the Friends Feeding Mission, 1910-1923, other activities of the American Friends Service Committee, and reference material collected by Ernest Votaw in post-war Germany concerning jail conditions and other social problems. The collection also includes a small amount of correspondence and four articles written by...
Dates: 1913-1929

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  • Names: American Friends Service Committee X
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  • Subject: Society of Friends -- International assistance -- Germany X
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Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox: 1828- ) 1
Rhoads, J. Edgar ((Joseph Edgar)), 1883-1981 1
Rhoads, Jonathan E. (Jonathan Evans), 1830-1914 1
Rhodes family 1
Votaw, Albert H. (Albert Hiatt), 1850-1931 1
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