Source: Paul B. Anderson Photo Collection 4, Kautz Family YMCA Archives, 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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  • Russian prisoners of war attend a mathematics lecture at the YMCA Technical School at Zossen-Wuensdorf. The students appear to be well equipped with books, paper, and supplies and the walls are covered with technical diagrams. Education in prison camps was deemed time well spent by the Association. Source: Paul B. Anderson Photo Collection 4, Kautz Family YMCA Archives, Minneapolis, MN.