Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Collection contains: the invitation to and program from a 1929 dinner to discuss the Conference on Immigration Policy, at which Lillian Wald was a guest speaker; flyers publicizing the need for nurses during the Spanish Influenza epidemic; and Wald's calling card with handwriting on it (writer unknown).
The collection documents the National Jewish Welfare Board's (JWB) evolution from an organization founded in 1917 to provide support for soldiers in times of war to an agency involved in all aspects of Jewish life both in the United States and abroad. In 1990 JWB recreated itself as the Jewish Community Centers Association of North America.
This collection consists of photographs of OSE programs, OSE conferences and congresses and various individuals connected with OSE and its programs, mainly dating from World War II and the years just following. Many of these photographs are related to the work OSE does with children’s health and nutrition but there are also numerous pictures of leisure activities, care homes, vocational training, and education.