Source: YMCA Photograph Collection—World's Alliance, Kautz Family YMCA Archives.

From Pursuit of an "unparalleled opportunity": American YMCA and prisoner of war diplomacy among the Central Power nations during World War I, 1914-1923 by Kenneth Steuer

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  • American: 1900-present
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  • Karl Fries (1861–1943) sits in his office in this photograph; he helped found the World's Student Christian Federation and served as the General Secretary of the World's Alliance of YMCA's from 1921 to 1926. Source: YMCA Photograph Collection—World's Alliance, Kautz Family YMCA Archives.