Inventory of the Walter Lyman Brown papers

Finding aid prepared by Hoover Institution Archives Staff
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Title: Walter Lyman Brown papers
Date (inclusive): 1917-1932
Collection Number: XX383
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1 oversize box, 2 envelopes, 1 album box (2.66 linear feet)
Abstract: Photographs, correspondence, and writings relating to American relief work in Europe during and immediately after World War I.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Brown, Walter Lyman.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Walter Lyman Brown papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives

Accruals

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Biographical Note

European director, American Relief Administration European Children's Fund; director, Rotterdam Office, Commission for Relief in Belgium.

Scope and Content of Collection

Photographs, correspondence, and writings relating to American relief work in Europe during and immediately after World War I.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

American Relief Administration. European Children's Fund.
Commission for Relief in Belgium (1914-1930)
International relief.
World War, 1914-1918--Belgium.
World War, 1914-1918--Civilian relief.

Box 1

Correspondence and writings

Box 1

Album of photographs depicting relief activities of the American Relief Administration European Children's Fund in Poland, 1920

Album fA

Poland 1921, 1922

Scope and Contents note

Book containing hand painted maps of the American Relief Administration European Children's Fund Mission to Poland's operations with statistics. Given to Walter Lyman Brown by American Relief Administration European Children's Fund Mission to Poland and the Polsko-Amerykański Komitet Pomocy Dzieciom.
Album fA

Album of The Commission for Relief in Belgium Rotterdam Office, 1914-1916

Envelope B

Autographed photographs of Herbert Hoover, William B. Poland, President Edvard Benes of Czechoslovakia, and Cardinal D. J. Mercier of Belgium, undated

Envelope mC

Autographed photograph of President Michael Hainisch of Austria, undated