An Inventory of the Emma Chandler MacClelland Papers, 1918-1919

(1 box; 0.5 linear ft.)

RG 5/094


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Abstract
Emma Chandler MacClelland was a Quaker who was involved in relief work in France during World War I with the American Friends Service Committee. She was born in West Chester, Pennsylvania, in 1895, and married Lee H. MacClelland after her return from France. She was a member of Reading Monthly Meeting at the time of her death in 1965. The collection contains correspondence of Emma Chandler MacClelland during the period, 1918-1919, in which she did relief work in France. Details her activities in Brittany, Bordeaux, and other locations. Also includes photographs of her trip.

Background note:
BIOGRAPHICAL AND HISTORICAL Emma Chandler MacClelland was a Quaker who was involved in relief work in France during World War I with the American Friends Service Committee. She was born in West Chester, Pa. in 1895, and married Lee H. MacClelland after her return from France. They had two children, Phebe and John. She was a member of Reading Monthly Meeting at the time of her death in 1965.

Scope and content
SCOPE AND CONTENT The collection contains correspondence of Emma Chandler MacClelland during the period, 1918-1919, in which she did relief work in France. Details her activities in Brittany, Bordeaux, and other locations. Also includes photographs of her trip.


Added entries

Subjects
  • France - History - 1914-1940
  • France -- Charitable and social work
  • International relief - France
  • International Relief -- France
  • International Relief -- Germany
  • International Relief -- Societies, etc.
  • MacClelland, Emma Chandler, 1892-1965
  • Quakers - France
  • Quakers -- International relief
  • Reconstruction (1914-1939)- France
  • Social service -- Societies, etc.
  • World War, 1914-1918 - France
  • World War, 1914-1918 -Civilian relief.
Additional Authors and Contributors
  • American Friends Service Committee
Credits
Processed by: Finding Aid Prepared by FHL staff
Date: 1992
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Sponsor: Encoding made possible by a grant by the Gladys Kriebel Delmas Foundation to the Philadelphia Consortium of Special Collections Libraries


Inventory

DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE RECORDS
Notes
Note to Researchers: To request materials, please note both the location and box numbers shown below:

1. Correspondence, 1918-1919

Letters to Family

Letters Dec. 14, 15, 17, 1918. (photocopies) Box 1

Letters Dec. 20, 1918- Jan. 14, 1919. (photocopies) Box 1

Letters Jan 21-Feb. 18, 1919. (photocopies) Box 1

Letters Mar. 2- May 2, 1919. (photocopies) Box 1

Letters May 23-June 27, 1919. (photocopies) Box 1

Letters July 22-Sept. 3, 1919. (photocopies) Box 1

Letters Sept. 22- Oct. 8, 1919. (photocopies) Box 1

Letters Nov. 4- Nov. 22, 1919. (photocopies) Box 1

2. Memorabilia, 1918-1919

Postcards and drawing 1918-1919 Box 1

Photographs 1918-1919 Box 1