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Portrait albums of AFSC units (#1 and #2), World War II, 1939 - 1945

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-PA-007

Scope and Contents

These two albums consist of small portraits of people involved with AFSC during WWII. The portraits are black and white, and are accompanied by names. Some of the photographs are missing.

Dates

  • 1939 - 1945

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

This collection is available for research use.

Biographical / Historical

The American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) was founded in 1917 as a different form of service for conscientious objectors. AFSC continued their work in World War II, the period which these albums are from. AFSC continues to work for peace and justice today.

Extent

.062 Cubic Feet (1 box, stored with PA-008, PA-008A, PA-009, and PA-009A)

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