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AJDC War Orphans Bureau

Title: AJDC War Orphans Bureau
Inclusive Dates: 1919-1923
ID: RG 335.3 
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5'5"; 5 Bankers boxes
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folders arranged by case file number or, alphabetically for geographical files
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Organized by the AJDC in 1919, to provide relief for Jewish war orphans mainly in Eastern Europe.  Activities included finding foster families, building orphanages, exploring possibilities of adoption in the U.S., Canada, South Africa and Palestine.
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Inventory, English, 70 pp., typed; Yiddish, 85pp., typed
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