Source: YMCA Biographical Records, 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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  • Carlisle V. Hibbard (1876–1954) negotiated with the French and British governments to begin WPA operations in 1915; he became the Associate General Secretary of the National War Work Council in New York during World War I. Source: YMCA Biographical Records, Kautz Family YMCA Archives, University of Minnesota.