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Information about Turkey, 1877, 1912-1917

 Series

Scope and Contents

This series includes a "Translation of a letter written by a citizen of Van, to the ecclesiastical head of the Armenian Church at Bitlis, July 1877" and a number of newspaper articles, articles from missionary publications, and published and unpublished letters written between 1912-1917. These documents describe the treatment of Armenians in Turkey before and during the massacre of 1915, a severe earthquake at Bitlis in 1912, and Mary D. Uline's work and travels in Turkey.

Dates

  • Creation: 1877, 1912-1917

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Extent

From the Collection: 2 boxes (2 boxes (10 linear in.))

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Container Summary

1 folder

Repository Details

Part of the Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections Repository

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