French War Victims Fund collection
Held at: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College [Contact Us]500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 19081
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Overview and metadata sections
The French War Victims Fund was established by members of New York Yearly Meeting (Orthodox) in 1870 to aid the French civilian victims of the Franco-Prussian War, working with Friends in London. William Wood was appointed to administer the account which was laid down in May 1871.
Source of acquisition--New York Yearly Meeting. Method of acquisition--Gift of; Date of acquisition--1997.
- New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1955). French War Victims Fund
- New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends
- Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
- Access Restrictions
This collection is available for research use.