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American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - England - American Red Cross Surgical Dressings Workshop in England. Tying bandages into bundles at the American Red Cross Surgical Dressings Workshops and Warehouse, George St., Hanover Square, W. London, England

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Ellis Memorial doing Red Cross work in Boston

American Red Cross - Warehouses - War Activities. Red Cross Work. Garments ready for shipment. At Hackensack, N.J

American Red Cross - Groups - Norwood, Ohio, Red Cross Units. Arra Chapter of Eastern Star, one of Norwoods 33 units doing Red Cross work

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Opening of the Knitting Bee in Central Park. Policeman Patrick Fitzgibbons operating an automatic knitting machine

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes) - Bee Hive Girls of Salt Lake City, Utah, composed of a partial membership of the Young Ladies National Mutual Improvement Association

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - War Activities in Duluth, Minn. Surgical Dressing Class

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - American Red Cross women lose no time. Syracuse Chapter of the American Red Cross at New York state fair, making hospital supplies

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Red Cross Knitting Society, Humphrey, Nebr

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes) - Picking moss at Seattle Chapter American Red Cross, Seattle, Wash

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes) - Photo shows men knitting for American Red Cross

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - New gauze-rolling machine used in the surgical dressings department of the Omaha Chapter of the American Red Cross. Omaha, Nebraska

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - France - Cutting paper to wrap the front parcel at the A.R.C. workrooms for surgical dressings. Rue St. Didier, Paris, France

American Red Cross - Soliciting Funds - Miscellaneous - War Activities. Red Cross work. Scene in Oriental Hall during last Red Cross clothing drive. At Hackensasck, N.J

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Training nurses for war service at the Metropolitan School for nurses, N.Y. Class in bandaging

American Red Cross - Miscellaneous - Red Cross work in France. Tired and hungry, they have no place to go and amuse themselves while they are waiitng for the train to start for the front. They were pioneers of the American Army

American Red Cross - N thru W - American Red Cross worker. Capt. John E. Wagner of Topeka, Kas., who has held posts in France and in Southern England, has charge of American Red Cross work in Central England. He is coming out of the American Red Cross headquarters in London

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - War activities of War Camp Community Service. Red Cross work room. The women in every department of Red Cross work exceeded every requirement and achieved a notable record in total work accomplished. At Battlecreek, Mich

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes) - El Paso, Texas, War Activities. Red Cross Training School

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Linton, Ind., War activities. Local chapter of American Red Cross called to public's notice numerous times on account of excellent showing made in surgical dressing work

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Yonkers Red Cross Chapter members receive first aid instruction. Members of the Red Cross Chapter at Yonkers, new York, receiving first aid instruction, are being shown how to carry wounded. 1917

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - France - The American Red Cross has a system by which nothing is wasted. A "re-conditioning" department has been in operation for some time at Rue St. Didier, Paris. It is here that great number of women are employed going over and renovating articles which have been damaged in transit. Soemtimes cases of supplies enroute from America become waterlogged and absolutely unfit for use. It is here that these women go over the material and clean, resew, and make over such articles as needed

American Red Cross - Groups - American Red Cross Playground in Milan, Italy. Major Bakewell and Miss Rossi, director of American Red Cross work and playgroundsin Milan, Italy

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Practice drill of Emergency Motor Corps, New Orleans, LA

American Red Cross - In the Service of Interior - Canteen Service - Red Cross Work, Newton, Kansas. Canteen reading room

Ceremonies - Michigan thru New Jersey - American Red Cross parade. Floats demonstrating every phase of Red Cross work, a great educational feature of the Second Red Cross War Fun Parade. St. Paul, Minn

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Red Cross workers. Chapter workrooms. New York society women are rolling bandages and doing other work of a similar nature for the Red Cross in a room donated for the purpose by Best and Company

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes) - Making surgical dressings, Aux. No. 10, A.R.C

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - France - The American Red Cross has organized a "re-conditioning" department at Rue St. Didier, Paris, where women are employed remaking various merchandise which has been damaged in transit

American Red Cross - N thru W - Mrs. A.G. Olney of New York neice of the late Richard Olney, American Secretary of State, is now in Europe for an inspection of the American Red Cross work in England, France and Italy, making particular study of the needs of the American soldiers as they arrive on the troop ships from America

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes) - Seattle, Wash. In the war. U.S. Grand Jury Knitting sox for soldiers with women

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - France - Folding gauze sponges in the A.R.C. workrooms for making surgical dressing, Rue St. Didier, Paris, France

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes) - American Red Cross classes

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - France - Workroom of the A.R.C. at Pau, France. Refugee work

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Lay people at work in the work room of the American Women's Hospitals at Headquarters, 637 Madison Ave. International Film Service

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - France - These are not inmates of a Turkish Harem but French girls making cotton balls for the front parcel at American Red Cross workrooms for surgical dressings, rue St. Didier, Paris. The workers wear the gauze bandage over nose and mouth as protection against small particles of cotton

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - France - American Red Cross Dispensary France. American Red Cross practical course in dressing simple wounds taught to the young women in Levallois, who are employed in the factories

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Red Cross Workers in New Rochelle, New York. Photo shows members of the Red Cross Chapter, at New Rochelle, N.Y. "doing their bit" for the Red Cross

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - France - American Red Cross Workers helping refugees in France. American Red Cross workers requisitioning blankets and furniture for refugees at an American Red Cross stationi n France

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes) - Cincinnati women work for soldiers and war refugees. After hours, the rooms of Cincinnati School houses are gathering places of women who devote a great deal of their time to sewing and knitting for soldiers, sailors and war refugees. They make pajamas, convalescent shirts, knitted garments, etc. This group is especially interesting as the school where the women are working is in the "Over the Rhine" district, the German section of the city, which is no longer German

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes) - Red Cross workers making bandages at the Red Cross Headquarters, Cincinnati, Ohio. 1918

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes) - American Red Cross Activities. Class in Red Cross Work

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Red Cross Work, Newton, Kansas. Surgical Dressings Unit

American Red Cross - N thru W - Mary Roberts Rinehart, noted novelist, who has done much Red Cross work

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Gauze-cutting machine used by the Omaha, Nebraska, branch of the American Red Cross

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes) - Knitting for Red Cross, Fort Worth, Texas

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Red Cross work rooms, Congregational Church, York, Nebr

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - First Aid Class, Wilmington, Del

American Red Cross - Groups - American Red Cross Commissioners in Italy. Standing at the left is John James Byrne, member of the American Red Cross Mission to Italy, Major Byrne is a lawyer of national reputation and Vice President of the State Bar Association of N.Y. retired from his profession to take up Red Cross work in Italy. Lt. Col. Robert J. Perkins (right) was regent of the University of the state of New York, as well as President of one of the largest industrial organizations in the U.s, Director of one of New York's greatest banks and President of the Neurological Institute. At the outbreak of the war he presented his yacht to the Government and became Red Cross Commissioner to Italy. Col. Apolloni, (center) is head of the Comitate Civili of Rome. This photo was taken on the terrace of the Villa Aurelia, their Italian home

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes) - American Red Cross course at Teacher's College. Bandaging a wounded arm

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Red Cross workers in Scarsdale, New York. An attic used as a Red Cross workroom by the members of the Red Cross Chapter at Scarsdale, N.Y

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - War Activities in Duluth, Minn. Making aviators' vests at the home of Mrs. J.R. McGiffert. She is Chairman of French Relief in this city

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - England - Making special gloves and boots at Surgical Appliances Assocation in London, which is supported by Red Cross. The gloves and boots are mainly for feet and hands which have been partially paralyzed by shell or bullet wounds

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Yonkers Red Cross chapter members get first aid instruction. Members of the Yonkers, New York, Red Cross Chapter being taught the fundamentals of first aid work

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes) - Members of the Women's Motor Corps lined up for stretcher drill

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes) - American Red Cross course at Teacher's College. Bandaging a broken arm

American Red Cross - I thru M - Red Cross workers in France. Misses Emma and Katherine Lansing, sisters of Secretary of State, Robert Lansing, who are in France doing Red Cross work. They established canteens for the soldiers at the front

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - England - English women whose husbands are fighting in France work for the American Red Cross at the Surgical Dressings Workrooms in London. One of the earliest forms of war activity undertaken by the Red Cross was the manufacture of surgical dressings and other hospital requirements. From modest beginnings this work has increased until it now employs more than 2000 workers in thirty branches throughout Great Britian

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Drill practice, Emergency Motor Corps, New Orleans, LA., Chapter, A.R.C

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - War Activities. Red Cross Work. Folding garments preparatory to shipment. At Hackensack, N.J

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - The mansion homes of the rich are no longer the place for only gayety and balls. Many of them have been turned over to the Red Cross for workshops for the women who volunteer to make bandages and other surgical dressings for the soldiers and sailors. This photo was taken in the bowling alleys in the home of Charles M. Schwab, and shows a number of women at work. The Schwab home is at Riverside Drive, New York City

American Red Cross - N thru W - Captain H.W. Skinner of Chicago is in charge of American Red Cross work in the Liverpool area, comprising a large and important part of Central England

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Long Island, N.Y. Women devote time to Red Cross work. Photo shows patriotic women of Elmhurst, N.Y., industriously engaged in making various articles for the Red Cross

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Italy - Women workers in Italy. Women at residence of Ambassador and Mrs. Thomas Nelson Page at Rome, receiving their bundles of work to be taken home

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes) - Red Cross workers at La Crosse, Wisconsin. This is the original class of Red Cross workers, at this time they had no uniforms which they later wore to work

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes) - American Red Cross Activities. Class in Red Cross Work

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Teaching women first aid work. Members of the Red Cross Chapter at Norwalk, Conn., receiving instruction in first aid work

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Red Cross Auxiliary at Tinntauau Church, New Bedford, Mass

American Red Cross - War Work - Red Cross work on Jackson Sheets, Lawrence, Massachusetts

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - France - At the A.R.C. Laboratory, Rue de Tilsitt, Paris, France, assembling Burlingame Units to send to the front. The Burlingame Unit is a box containing an emergency set of surgical instruments for surgeons behind the lines

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - France - Making the "front parcels" of surgical dressings is the specialty of the A.R.C. workrooms, Rue St. Didier, Paris, France

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - England - Women's Red Cross Activities in London. The American Red Cross workrooms, where surgical dressings and hospital garments are manufactured. The monthly output of these workshops is now about 500,000 articles

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes) - Classes in Red Cross work

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - England - There is an atmosphere of quiet, concentrated effort about the American Red Cross Workrooms in London that delights a visitor who believes in efficeincy

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes) - An American Red Cross unit at work in Cincinnati, Ohio

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Italy - A contingent of American officers and Red Cross nurses passing through a street in Milan shortly after arrival in Italy

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - France - Dipping the front parcels in parafine as a protection against dampness and gas at the A.R.C. workrooms for surgical dressings, Rue St. Didier, Paris, France

American Red Cross - Miscellaneous - American Red Cross Hospital at Arch-Angel. Formerly an old convent hospital. Some of the sisters remained to work with the Red Cross when it was taken over by Captain Wynn of Seattle, in charge of American Red Cross work, for American soldiers. Like many buildings in Archangel, it is only one story high, but it is much larger and roomier than it looks. Grounds are constantly patrolled by American sentries

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Training nurses for war service at the Metropolitan School for nurses, N.Y. Nurses tending at a grave operation while others watch

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes) - Red Cross volunteer workers, learning Braille. These young ladies are giving valuable assistance to instructing staff at Military School and are becoming practically teachers' aides

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - War Activities at Devils Lake, North Dakota. Young women of the "Girls Friendly Society" of the Church of the Advent doing Red Cross Work in the "window" of the large furniture store of M.L. Sprung at Devils Lake, N.D

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Factory Office Girls helping at Red Cross Work. At the Stanley Works, New Britain, Conn

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Red Cross activities at Newark, N.J. Chapter of Red Cross workers

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - England - Making comfort bags for American soldiers at the American Red Cross workrooms in London

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Members of the Charles M. Schwab household staff busy in their sitting room in the Schwab residence on Riverside Drive, New York, knitting while they enjoy the music. The house of Charles M. Schwab was turned over in part to the Red Cross for a workroom, and many women made bandages and surgical dressings there every day

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - France - Making front parecels at A.R.C. workrooms at rue St. Didier, Paris, France, for surgical dressings

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - England - London women, both English and American, making comfort bags for the American soldiers at the American Red Cross workrooms at 36 Grosvenor Gardens

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - American Red Cross workers of White Plains, New York, engaged in their patriotic endeavor

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - American Red Cross. American Red Cross Chapter in Hebbing, Minn

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - War Activities. Red Cross Work. Portion of work room used in making Rec Cross hospital garments. At Hackensack, N.J

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - American Red Cross members work night and day turning out supplies for U.S. Red Cross workers striping gauze for arm slips at one of the branches stations in New York

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes) - Red Cross women stop bandage making to make garments for needy. This photograph shows the surgical dressing unit of the Red Cross which has been ordered to give up work on bandages and who are now making garments for the French and Belgian who are in need of clothing

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Steel Magnate's home used for war work. The home of Charles M. Schwab, steel magnate, on Riverside Drive, New York, was converted into workrooms for American Red Cross workers who gave their services to the country. Many society women comprised the auxiliary which met daily at the Schwab mansion to make surgical dressings. Photo shows the patriotic women making bandages in the bowling alleys

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Drill practice, Emergency Motor Corps, New Orleans, LA., Chapter, A.R.C

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - New Orleans Chapter of the American Red Cross, drills. Members of the Emergency Motor Corps of the New Orleans Chapter of the American Red Cross caring for a "wounded" soldier. They are about to put him in an ambulance which was presented to the Corps

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - War Activities in Duluth, Minn. Cutting gauze and making bandages

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Italy - Italian Red Cross workroom is similar to scores of such industrial centers supported by the Red Cross throughout the peninsular. They have been important agencies in upholding the Italian morale

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - England - Making splints for wounded soldiers. Corner of the Plastic room of the Surgical Appliances association in Mulberry Walk, Chelsea, where papier mache splints are made. Each splint is designed to fit the particular limb for which it is intended. A plaster cast is taken at the hospital of the injured limb (a cast of a badly deformed limb is seen in the background) and the splint is modelled on the cast in paier mache, which by the invention of one of the American women connected with the institution, has been rendered antiseptic and waterproof. The splints are cheap, durable, light, and very comfortable. All the surgical splints and similar apparatus for American soldiers in England have been made in London by this organization. It is supported by the American Red Cross

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes) - Packing soldiers kits at American Overseas Committee. Emergency Aid of Pennsylvania

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Knit while waiting for trains. Women passengers at the Grand Central Station, New York, take advantage of the Red Cross knitting booth there and knit for our fighting boys while waiting for trains. April 27, 1918. International Film Service

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