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Children's Crusade for Children fundraising can

Object | Accession Number: 2015.585.1

Small can used to collect money during a fundraising event organized by the Children's Crusade for Children from April 26-30, 1940, for "children in warstricken lands." The can include information about the campaign and its supporters, including Eleanor Roosevelt, and an image by Norman Rockwell. They were also used by schoolchildren to collect money, which was then given to the United Jewish Appeal and other organizations.

Date
1940 April 26-1940 April 30
Classification
Containers
Category
Metal containers
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection
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Record last modified: 2018-06-29 11:22:35
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