Source: YMCA Photograph Collection—Foreign Work, 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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  • This early photograph shows leaders in the pre-World War I World's Alliance movement. Charles Fermaud, standing, listens to Baron W. von Starck, center, reading a book. Victor Schlaeppi sits on the left while Christian Phildius flanks von Starck on the right. Source: YMCA Photograph Collection—Foreign Work, Kautz Family YMCA Archives.