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Camp Jackson (S.C.)


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

War Work Council Hostess House Committee minutes and reports, 1917-1920

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 381, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents The Hostess House Committee of the War Work Council is responsible for the oversight of the hostess house program of the YWCA of the U.S.A. during World War I. Hostess houses are established as a safe place for women visiting military camps to rest, eat and entertain their loved ones. Committee meeting minutes include updates from hostess houses and their needs, requests for new hostess houses, discussion of staff duties and the management of the hostess house and procedures for the hostess...
Dates of Materials: 1917-1920

World War I: Hostess houses, South Carolina, circa 1914-1920

 File — Box 1036: Series 1 [Barcode: 310183630387826], Folder: 24
Scope and Contents

Photographs of YWCA hostess houses in South Carolina at Camp Jackson, Camp Sevier, Camp Wadsworth, and Parris Island. Photographs include images of buildings, facilities, staff, guests, and dedications.

Dates of Materials: circa 1914-1920

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Immigrants -- United States 1
Nonprofit organizations -- Finance 1
Nonprofit organizations -- Management 1
Notes 1
Reconstruction (1914-1939) 1