Includes two diaries kept by James Babbitt from 1917 to 1919 which describe the work of emergency relief in France beginning with the departure of Dr. Babbitt and 54 men from Haverford College in August 1917 and through the establishment and operation of a hospital in France; weekly hospital reports from August 1918; and photographs.
Scrapbooks of James A. Babbitt, including a photo album of the Quaker relief effort organized by the American Friends Service Committee in France during World War I and a scrapbook of clippings related to Babbitt's work with the AFSC. (975 A)
This collection includes photographs from WWI Europe. Photographs include those taken on the ship to Europe, at a hospital in France, and at a number of battlefields throughout Europe. This volume includes graphic images of war casualties.
Waring provided food and aid under the direction of Friends' War Victims Relief Committee in France in 1918. In 1919, she worked for the American Friends Service Committee in Austria and Germany, while in the 1920s she did relief work in Poland and Russia.
Haines's papers, mostly letters to his family, cover his time working for the Reconstruction Unit of the American Friends Service Committee, including building and repairing houses and schools and assisting locals during and after World War I in both France and Germany.
Letter addressed to Thomas Rhoads. It asks if he would like to attend a lecture by Edward Rice (Haverford class of 1914), who had been working for 6 months with the Friends Ambulance Unit composed mainly of members of Fellowship of Reconciliation.