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Inventory of the Maria Wolters papers
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Collection Contents

Box: 1

Biographical File, 1874-1959

Scope and Content Note

Includes identification documents, letters of reference, photographs, and Wolters's will.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by physical form
Box/Folder: 1 : 1-2

Identification documents, 1922-1936

Box/Folder: 1 : 3-4

References, 1882-1891

Box/Folder: 1 : 5-11

Photographic prints of Wolters, her family, and friends, 1874-1956

Box/Folder: 1 : 12

Will and testament, 1959

Scope and Content Note

Includes drafts and copy of letter to Herbert Hoover
Box: 1-3

Correspondence, 1903-1959

Arrangement

Arranged in two groups: General and alphabetical, the latter by name of person or organization
 

General, 1905-1958

Box/Folder: 1 : 13-23 , Box/Folder: 2 : 1-7

1903-1958

Box/Folder: 2 : 8

American schools, 1931-1936

Box/Folder: 2 : 9

Japanese officials, circa 1918

Box/Folder: 2 : 10

Japanese schools, 1918

Box/Folder: 2 : 11

American Red Cross, 1927-1928

Box/Folder: 2 : 12

Barkley, Alben W., 1949

Box/Folder: 2 : 13

Board of Education, Los Angeles, 1934-1954

Box/Folder: 2 : 14

Boy Scouts of America, 1932

Box/Folder: 2 : 15

Brownell, H., 1933-1956

Box/Folder: 2 : 16

Bruhn, Lucy, M., 1932-1933

Box/Folder: 2 : 17-18

Chinese Foreign Famine Relief Committee, Shanghai, 1931-1936

Box/Folder: 2 : 19

Consulate General of Japan, Los Angeles, 1952-1957

Box/Folder: 2 : 20

Consulate General of Japan, New York, 1906-1911

Box/Folder: 2 : 21

Eisenhower, Dwight, 1949-1957

Box/Folder: 2 : 22

Haneda, Fujio, 1958-1959

Box/Folder: 2 : 23

Herman, Raphael, 1935

Box/Folder: 2 : 24

Hoover, Herbert, 1927-1948

Box/Folder: 2 : 25

Japanese Imperial Garden parties invitations, 1933-1936

Box/Folder: 2 : 26

Kleinsorg, W. H., 1958-1959

Box/Folder: 2 : 27

Martin, Bertha, 1903

Box/Folder: 3 : 1

Ninagawa, Torazo, 1953

Box/Folder: 3 : 2

Nixon, Richard, 1954-1957

Box/Folder: 3 : 3

Osbourn, Rae, 1958

Box/Folder: 3 : 4

Rickard, Edgar, 1940-1948

Box/Folder: 3 : 5

Roosevelt, Franklin, 1937

Box/Folder: 3 : 6

Roseboro, Viola, 1932-1936

Box/Folder: 3 : 7

Stanford University, 1941-1959

Box/Folder: 3 : 8-10

Suzuki, Hidesaburo, 1926-1956

Box/Folder: 3 : 11-12

Takeo, T., 1908-1958

Box: 3-4

Writings, 1903-1959

Scope and Content Note

Consists of appeals, petitions, poems, and books

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically except for the memoir, which is at the end
Box/Folder: 3 : 13-22

Appeals, petitions, poems, and notes, 1903-1959

Box/Folder: 4 : 1-5

"The Power of Love," memoir, 1950

Scope and Content Note

Includes manuscript, typescript, and binder's copy
Box: 4-5

Relief Work Files, 1904-1959

Scope and Content Note

Contains correspondence, contacts, financial documents, printed matter, scrapbooks, and clippings

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by subject
Box/Folder: 4 : 6-9

Contacts, circa 1950

Box/Folder: 4 : 10 , Box/Folder: 5 : 1-4

Financial documents, 1904-1959

Scope and Content Note

Includes statements from the Maria Wolters Fund, receipts from charities, and daily expenses notebooks
Box/Folder: 5 : 5

"Food-Blockade Petition Book," a scrapbook by people who sighed the petition for the abolishment of a war time food blockade, 1928-1941

Box/Folder: 5 : 6

Red Cross decoration, 1926

Scope and Content Note

See also Memorabilia
Box/Folder: 5 : 7-11

School Boys' and Girls' World Friendship League, 1925-1957

Scope and Content Note

Includes appeals, correspondence, writings, printed matter, clippings, and lists of committee members
Box/Folder: 5 : 12-13

Miscellany, circa 1950

Scope and Content Note

Includes printed matter, clippings, and notes
Box: 6

Memorabilia 1920-1950

Scope and Content Note

Handmade appreciation gifts, memorial coins collection, and jewelry box
Box/Folder: 6

Handmade appreciation gifts from Japan, circa 1950

Box/Folder: 6

Deutsches Rotes Kreuz medal with ribbon, 1926

Box/Folder: 6

German and Austrian World War I Commemorative coins, circa 1920

Scope and Content Note

Includes list of coins
Box/Folder: 6

Jewelry box, circa 1950