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American Christian Committee for Refugees Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Christian Committee for Refugees

Dates

  • 1936-1947

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

The collection is open for research use.

Historical Note

Originally organized in 1936 as the American Committee for Christian German Refugees, the American Christian Committee for Refugees has also used the following names at various times: American Christian Committee for Refugees, Inc., American Committee for Christian German Refugees, American Committee for Christian Refugees, Inc., American Christian Committee for German Refugees. Organized to point out Christians, as well as Jewish people, involved in refugee problems; and to take some of the load from Jewish agencies by engaging in practical refugee work in America and abroad. Engaged in cooperative endeavors with many other agencies. Based in New York City. The organization ceased in 1947.

Extent

0.04 Linear Feet (.5 linear in.)

Language

English

Custodial History

The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository for the records of this organization.

Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

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