An Inventory of the Robert Hoopes Maris Papers, 1918-1920

(1 box; 0.5 linear ft.)

RG 5/097


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Abstract
Robert Hoopes Maris (1890-1975) was a Quaker dentist who served with the American Friends Service Committee in France after World War I.. The collection contains chiefly correspondence with his family written while Maris was serving as a dentist with American Friends Service Committee in France after World War I. Also a photograph album and other papers.

Background note:
BIOGRAPHICAL AND HISTORICAL Robert Hoopes Maris (1890-1975) was a Quaker dentist who served as a dentist with American Friends Service Committee in France after World War I.

Scope and content
SCOPE AND CONTENT The collection contains chiefly correspondence with his family written while Maris was serving as a dentist with American Friends Service Committee in France after World War I. Also included are a photograph album and other papers.

Arrangement
Arrangement The collection is divided into three series:


Added entries

Subjects
  • Albums
  • Dentistry -- France
  • France -- Charitable and social work
  • France -- History -- 1914-1940
  • Maris family
  • Reconstruction (1914-1939) -- France
  • Social service -- France
  • Social service -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends
  • Social service -- Societies, etc.
  • Society of Friends -- France
  • Society of Friends -- Societies, etc.
Additional Authors and Contributors
  • American Friends Service Committee
Credits
Processed by: Finding Aid Prepared by FHL staff
Date: 1979
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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:

Ser. 1. Correspondence, ca. 1918-1919

Correspondence of Robert Hoopes Maris to his family
Letters written while he was doing relief work in France as a member of the American Friends Service Committee (Friends War Victims Relief Committee), 1918-1919.
ca. 1819-1819 Box 1

Ser. 2. Photograph Album, ca. 1918-1919

Mostly of France after the First World War 1918-1919 Box 1

Ser. 3. Miscellaneous Material

Miscellaneous material, 1919-1920
Includes a map of Camp Dix, Wrightstown, N.J.; a newspaper article based on a letter of Robert Maris about his relief work in France, June 1919; and a copy of the minutes of the last meeting of the Friends War Victims Relief Committee in France, 4mo 19, 1920.
1919-1920 Box 1