Rescue Children, Inc. Collection.

Identifier
USA / YU / 1985.024
Language of Description
English
Alt. Identifiers
  • 1985.024
Dates
1 Jan 1946 - 31 Dec 1985
Level of Description
Fonds
Source
EHRI Partner

Extent and Medium

ca. 2,5 l.m.

Creator(s)

Scope and Content

Several files in this collection concern the activities of Rescue Children in Belgium. Box 13, folder 1 contains an undated list of adopted and non-adopted children in the home in “St. Marianberg” [Sint Mariaburg]. In box 15, folder 1 we note an undated report (including photographs) from the Comité central Israélite addressed to the Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany. In “Series III: Photographs”, we find two folders with photographs relevant to Belgium. Box 14A, folder 9 contains i.a. photos of Rescue Children, Inc.’s Belgium Committee, children in Antwerp and a Belgian Jewish boy adopted by New York Mayor William O’Dwyer. Box 16, folder 1 holds photographs (dated 1947) of i.a. the home in Brussels.

Finding Aids

  • B. MARTIN & A. ZINBERG, An Inventory to the Rescue Children, Inc. Collection, 1946-1985, 1986. See the Finding Aids Database of the Special Collections – Archives department on http://libfindaids.yu.edu:8082/xtf/search .

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