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Friends Ambulance Unit Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Friends Ambulance Unit
Abstract

Collection contains pamphlets, periodicals, and annual reports.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1914-1954

A. Ruth Fry Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-046
Overview [Anna] Ruth Fry was an activist and a writer born into a prominent Quaker family in England. From 1914-1924, she served as general secretary of the Friends Relief Commission, which provided help for refugees and others ravaged by World War I. Fry wrote about her experiences in A Quaker Adventure (1926). She was also the first chairman of the Russian Famine Relief Fund in 1921. Fry went on to write numerous books, pamphlets and tracts, on a variety of Quaker and peace topics. She died on...
Dates: 1905-1957

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  • Subject: International relief X
  • Subject: World War, 1914-1918 -- War work -- Society of Friends X
  • Library: Swarthmore College Peace Collection X

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Names
Albright, William A. 1
Beaton, Grace M. 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Friends Ambulance Unit 1
Friends Ambulance Unit Post-War Service 1