Correspondence, memoranda, reports, appeals, financial records, lists, and press summaries relating to American relief in
Europe following World War I, and food and public health problems, economic conditions, and political and social developments,
in Europe. American Relief Administration abbreviated throughout description as "ARA."
(From Herbert Hoover,
An American Epic, Volume III)
853 manuscript boxes, 18 oversize boxes, 7 oversize folders, 1 microfilm reel
(347 linear feet)
For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.
Microfilm use only, except for boxes 849-864, which are stored off site; a minimum of two days notice is required for use.
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