American Red Cross
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
The collection contains correspondence, reference materials, photographs, and Red Cross publications. Most of the material originated from the chapter's World War I activities, and reflects the relief programs in effect during that war.
The collection contains the personal and professional papers of noted public welfare administrator and social work educator, Benjamin E. Youngdahl. Personal correspondents include Harry Truman, Adlai Stevenson, Hubert Humphrey, and John F. Kennedy. Materials documenting Youngdahl's career in the academic and public sectors form the bulk of the collection.
Correspondence, reports, minutes, proposals, magazines, newspaper and journal articles, financial documents, manuals, pamphlets, yearbooks, program catalogs, building plans, histories and images among other records of the North American YMCA’s work with other organizations, including the YWCA, the White House and other government agencies, colleges, community funds, and social welfare, citizenship, peace work, war work, and group work organizations.
The collection contains William Tenney's scrapbook, appointment to act as a lawful attorney for others, and an invitation, Frank’s card of recognition from the Red Cross, Verdun Medal, and letters concerning a portrait plate and publication of a portrait.
- Photographs 3
- Scrapbooks 2
- World War I 2
- Academic freedom 1
- African Americans -- Education 1
- Artifacts 1
- Child welfare 1
- Civil defense 1
- Civil rights 1
- Consumer protection. 1
- Correspondence 1
- Correspondence. 1
- Disarmament 1
- Disaster relief -- United States 1
- Elections -- United States 1
- Great Depression 1
- Letters 1
- Manuscripts 1
- Mid-century White House Conference on Children and Youth (1950: Washington, D.C.) 1
- Military social work -- United States 1 + ∧ less