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  • Title: Gustavus T. Kirby papers
    Date (inclusive): 1914-1941
    Collection Number: 56026
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 2 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box (2.8 Linear Feet)
    Abstract: Reports, correspondence, clippings, map, and card file, relating to relief in Belgium during World Wars I and II, exchange of Belgian and American Fellows through the C.R.B. Educational Foundation, and charitable and goodwill efforts of the Friends of Belgium.
    Creator: Kirby, Gustavus T.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives

    Access

    The collection is open for research; materials must be requested in advance via our reservation system. If there are audiovisual or digital media material in the collection, they must be reformatted before providing access.

    Use

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 1975.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Gustavus T. Kirby papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

    Biographical/Historical Note

    Member, Executive Committee, Friends of Belgium.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Reports, correspondence, clippings, map, and card file, relating to relief in Belgium during World Wars I and II, exchange of Belgian and American Fellows through the C.R.B. Educational Foundation, and charitable and goodwill efforts of the Friends of Belgium.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    World War, 1914-1918 -- Civilian relief
    International relief
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Belgium
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Civilian relief
    World War, 1914-1918 -- Belgium
    Scholarships -- Belgium
    Scholarships -- United States
    Belgium -- Relations -- United States
    United States -- Relations -- Belgium
    Commission for Relief in Belgium (1914-1930)
    Commission for Relief in Belgium (1940-1945)
    C.R.B. Educational Foundation
    Friends of Belgium