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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Access Points
  • Biographical Note

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Anna V.S. Mitchell Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1920-1944
    Collection number: 67016
    Creator: Mitchell, Anna V. S.
    Collection Size: 6 manuscript boxes, 9 envelopes, 1 oversize album, 4 medals. (3.2 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Correspondence, memoranda, reports, clippings, memorabilia, and photographs, relating to World War I relief work in France, 1915-1920, and relief work with Russian refugees in Istanbul, 1921-1936.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information


    Collection open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Anna V.S. Mitchell Papers , [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Access Points

    Nansen, Fridtjof, 1861-1930.
    Nansen International Office for Refugees.
    International relief.
    World War, 1914-1918.
    World War, 1914-1918--Civilian relief.
    World War, 1914-1918--France.

    Biographical Note

    1915-16 worked in Paris with French Institution for the Blind at Reuilly
    1916-17 served in canteen for Belgians in Calais and for the French at Bar-le-Duc
    1917-19 organized and directed Cantine des Deux Drapeaux at Chalon-sur-Marne under the American Red Cross
    1919-20 head of Post de Secours in the region of Colonne-sur-la-Lyse Pas de Calais
    1921-1936 relief work for Russian refugees in Istanbul