Source: Foreign Work Photo Collection, Kautz Family YMCA Archives, University of Minnesota.

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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  • The members of the Board of Managers of the Constantinople YMCA conduct a meeting during 1913. The membership of the board is cosmopolitan representing Americans, Germans, and other foreigners. The Association was struggling to develop the movement in the Ottoman Empire and the war severely curtailed Red Triangle operations. Source: Foreign Work Photo Collection, Kautz Family YMCA Archives, University of Minnesota.