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Louis Penningroth and family papers and research files

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.53
Abstract

Records documenting the life of Louis Penningroth, who served in the YMCA's international POW-relief efforts during WWI in Europe and Russia. Includes Penningroth family papers, as well as research compiled by Phil Penningroth for a novel detailing Louis's trip to Russia to negotiate the release of Allied POWs in 1919.

Dates: 1909-2004; Majority of material found within ( 1914-1919)

Records of YMCA work in New Zealand

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.9-2-57
Abstract

Correspondence, minutes, reports, financial documents, images, pamphlets, journal and newspaper articles and other records of the YMCA movement in New Zealand, much of it related to the New Zealand Y’s involvement in World War I, as well as its work with the North American YMCA movement in Samoa.

Dates: 1855-1988.