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Guide to the Fifth Avenue Coach Company Collection
1895-1962
  PR 18

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Collection processed by Lauren Gilbert

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 10, 2011
Description is in English.

Container List

Series VI: War Relief Effort, 1917

Scope and Contents note

Housed in Series VI are images related to the company's public relations endeavors during World War I. Present are photographs of the buses loaned to the American Red Cross in 1917, and to the Scotch Kilties for a recruiting tour that same year. One photograph depicts volunteers from the Woman's Motor Corps of America decorating the exterior of a bus, while another shows the same bus at the Fourth Liberty Loan Demonstration.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 12 Folder : 79 Buses Loaned to American Red Cross
1917
Box: 12 Folder : 79 Red Cross Ambulance
undated
Box: 12 Folder : 79 Scotch Kilties on Recruiting Tour
1917
Box: 12 Folder : 79 War Work Outings for Soldiers
undated
Box: 12 Folder : 79 Woman's Motor Corps of America
undated

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