Source: YMCA Photo Collection A, Kautz Family YMCA Archives, Photo 2H, Minneapolis, MN.

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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  • An unidentified WPA secretary poses with a group of ten Russian prisoners of war in an unknown Austrian prison camp. These men may have been members of the YMCA Welfare Committee which oversaw welfare activities in the prison camp. Source: YMCA Photo Collection A, Kautz Family YMCA Archives, Photo 2H, Minneapolis, MN.