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Parry H. Paul papers concerning Quaker relief work in Russia

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-094

Abstract

This collection includes papers of Parry H. Paul's time in Eastern Europe on a Quaker relief mission between 1921 and 1923. Included are his daily journal, photographs of Warsaw and Russia in the 1920's, lecture notes on agricultural relief in Russia, and a copy of Robert Dunn's article on the same subject.

Dates

  • 1921-1923

Creator

Restrictions on Access

This collection is available for research use.

Biographical / Historical

Parry H. Paul, a Quaker from Morristown, N.J., spent several years in Eastern Europe doing relief work. He spent some time in the Volga River Valley in Russia, teaching tractor skills to local farmers.

Extent

.1 Linear Feet (.1 linear feet (3 folders.))

Language

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Bryn Mawr Trust Co, administrators of Paul family estate. Method of acquisition--Received from; Date of acquisition--1985.
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

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