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Bell, Walter L. (1883-1942) [Letter to American Relief Administration]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09761.08 Author/Creator: Bell, Walter L. (1883-1942) Place Written: Ufa, Russia Type: Typed letter signed Date: 5 June 1922 Pagination: 1 p. ; 27.5 x 20.6 cm.

Summary of Content: One typed letter from Walter L. Bell dated June 5, 1922 to various recipients. Pertains to Ruhl's assignments in Russia. Ruhl, who was on an inspection trip in multiple districts in Moscow, was scheduled to depart Ufa on June 5. Bell asks that Ruhl receive as much aid as possible.

People: Ruhl, Arthur, 1876-1935
Bell, Walter L., 1883-1942

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: RussiaWelfareInternational RelationsInternational relief

Sub Era: The Great Depression

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