Source: YMCA Photo Collection A, Kautz Family YMCA Archives, Photo 17H, 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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  • Secretary Klanmann, in civilian clothing, stands in the center of a group of prisoners in the prison camp compound at Wieselburg in January 1918. The Swedish Red Triangle worker just gave a Christmas address to the POW's in front of the Christmas tree behind the men. Source: YMCA Photo Collection A, Kautz Family YMCA Archives, Photo 17H, Minneapolis, MN.