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Edward C. Carter papers, 1851-1960 

Creator: 
Carter, Edward C (Edward Clark), 1878-1954
Phys. Desc: 
5.5 linear feet (5.5 linear feet 13 boxes)
Call Number: 
MS#0202
Location: 
Rare Book & Manuscript Library
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Biographical Note

Educator and officer of the YMCA, 1902-1922, of the Institute of Pacific Relations, 1926-1948, and chairman of the Russian War Relief Fund, 1941-1945.

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, memoranda, photographs, documents, manuscripts, wire recordings, and printed materials dealing mostly with Russian War Relief, Inc. (The American Society for Russian Relief, Inc.), 1940-1954. There are some materials on the Institute of Pacific Relations and its investigation by the McCarran Committee in the early 1950s. Also, personal and family correspondence, photographs, and other memorabilia. Correspondents include Hugo L. Black, Henry Sloane Coffin, Andrei Gromyko, John Hersey, Eleanor Roosevelt, and Arnold Toynbee.