Florence Billings Papers
Florence Billings Papers, 1915-1959 (Bulk: 1919-1928)
2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
Collection number: MS 17
Near East Relief worker, Turkey; World War I Relief worker. Correspondence, journal entries, reports, travel notes, articles, thesis, clippings, photographs, and memorabilia document the work of Florence Billings and her colleague Annie T. Allen with the Near East Relief in Turkey and Greece, 1920-22; Billings' travels in and writings about, the Middle East; and a small amount on relief work in World War I France and travels in Europe. Photographs include Turkish leaders such as Mustafa Kema (Ataturk), Refet Pasha, Prime Minister Fethy Bey, feminist Halidé Edib, and numerous scenes of Turkish villages and country side.
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