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Friends' Emergency and War Victims' Relief Committee Collected Records


Held at: Swarthmore College Peace Collection [Contact Us]500 College Avenue, Swarthmore 19081-1399

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Friends' Emergency & War Victims' Relief Committee; established in September 1914 as the Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee; in October 1919 it merged with the Friends' Emergency Committee (Foreign Fund) to form the Emergency & War Victims Relief Committee of the Society of Friends; General Secretary was A. Ruth Fry; headquartered in London; formed to ease the suffering in Europe brought on by World War I.

The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository for the papers of the Friends' Emergency & War Victims' Relief Committee.

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