Bulletin announcing YMCA request for lecturers

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Title

Bulletin announcing YMCA request for lecturers

Subject

Student Army Training Corps (SATC) - World War, 1914-1918 - Southwestern University - Washington, D. C.

Description

This is a two-page typed letter. The first page has a printed letterhead of 'War Department Committee on Education and Special Training' and is dated 'December 10, 1918'. It is from 'Committee on Education and Special Training' and is signed 'Frank Aydelotte, Director of War Issues Course'. It is addressed to 'Professors in charge of the War Issues Course'. The body of the letter announces that the YMCA is hiring full-time lecturers on Political Economy, United States History, American Ideals, and other social sciences topics to work in the National Army Cantonments for a period of two months. The reads, 'The YMCA wishes to add to its staff a number of lecturers on Political Economy, United States History, American Ideals, and other topics connected with the social sciences who will work in National Army Cantonments during the next two months.' The 'bulletin is issued at the request of Dr. A. O. Lovejoy, Director of Lectures, YMCA Educational Division. The work in question is not connected in any way with the Committee on Education and Special Training of the War Department, but is entirely under the control of the YMCA.' The second page of the letter has the same printed letterhead as on the first page but no additional text.
Washington, D. C.

Creator

Frank Aydelotte

Source

Southwestern University Special Collections

Small Collections: Box 7, Folder 5

Copyright Notice: Available for research use; permission needed for publication.

Date

1918

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Citation

Frank Aydelotte, “Bulletin announcing YMCA request for lecturers,” Digital Texas Heritage Resource Center , accessed January 23, 2020, https://texasheritage.omeka.net/items/show/2001.

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