Manuscripts/Mixed Material Draft manuscript by Bertha Spafford Vester re the sewing rooms and Christian Herald Relief Fund lace industry
American Colony (Jerusalem)
Vester, Bertha Spafford
American Colony in Jerusalem
American Colony School of Handicraft
Christian Herald Relief Fund
- Draft manuscript by Bertha Spafford Vester re the sewing rooms and Christian Herald Relief Fund lace industry
- Contributor Names
- American Colony (Jerusalem)
- Vester, Bertha Spafford, 1878-1968 (Author)
- Created / Published
- undated [ca. 1920]
- Subject Headings
- - Lacemaking
- - American Colony in Jerusalem--Charities
- - American Colony School of Handicraft
- - Palestine--Women--Employment
- - Palestine--Lacemaking
- - Christian Herald Relief Fund
- - Manuscripts
- - Palestine -- Jerusalem
- - Draft handwritten notes re work begun in rooms at the St. Mary's Girls' School in February  which developed into use of the entire school and employment of 250-300 women representing various religions, including some who were already dressmakers by trade and others who began the work unskilled. Need for child care and soup kitchen support for working mothers and the poor. 2 1/2 pp. handwritten notes, on folio.
- document 8" x 6 1/2"
- Call Number
- Part I, Box 3, Folder 17: American Colony in Jerusalem
- Source Collection
- American Colony in Jerusalem Collection
- Manuscript Division
- Digital Id
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