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  • "Army for Poland is now in the Making" 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    A newspaper article "Army for Poland is Now in the Making" discusses the forming of the Grey Samaritans. The group with be trained in "nursing and dietetics, and the plan is to send them abroad to do reconstruction work ...
  • Boccaccio Program 

    Unknown author (1924)
    A program for "Boccaccio" at the Spreckels Theatre in San Diego, California. The production is produced and directed by Mme. Laura De Turczynowicz.
  • Business Card, "Madame Laura De Gozdawa Turcznowicz Commissaire National Lithuanienne de Charite" 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    A business card with a red cross in the top left hand corner. The card reads, "Madame Laura De Gozdawa Turcznowicz Commissaire National Lithuanienne De Charite".
  • "Canada has fine Voices" 

    Unknown author (1924)
    A newspaper article "Canada has fine Voices" discussing the "'Operatic Situation in Canada'".
  • The El Paso Times, "El Paso Visitor Recalls March of Prussians Through Poland in 1916, Flight From Europe" 

    Sweeney Brown, Joteen (1942-11-05)
    A newspaper article from The El Paso Times, "El Paso Visitor Recalls March of Prussians Through Poland in 1916, Flight From Europe". The article includes quotes from Laura de Turczynowicz about the year she spent living ...
  • The Geisha Program 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    Royal Victoria Theatre program for "The Geisha: A Story of a Tea House, A Japanese Musical Plan in Two Acts by Sydney Jones, Produced and Directed by Mme. de Turczynowicz".
  • Hansel and Gretel Program 

    Unknown author (1928-04-16)
    A program for "Hansel and Gretel" and "The Sorcerer" presented by The Conservatory Opera Company. The program mentions that the opera's are presented under "personal direction" by Dr. Ernest MacMillan, Mme. Laura De ...
  • Letter to Wanda Hermann from Laura de Turczynowicz and Peter de Turczynowicz 

    de Turczynowicz, Laura; de Turczynowicz, Peter (1941-04-04)
    There are two letter that arrived for Wanda Hermann from her Mother Laura de Turczynowicz and her brother Peter de Turczynowicz. The first letter from her mother, discusses the weather in California and asks about Wanda's ...
  • "Musical Days in Europe" 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    The article discusses the time Madame Laura de Gozdawa de Turczynowicz spent in Europe, Germany specifically, performing before the war.
  • "Operatic Director to leave Toronto" 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    An article that discusses Mme de Turczynowicz as an Operatic coach and director in Toronto and her impending move to Vancouver for a new position.
  • "Organizes Polish Gray Samaritans" 

    Unknown author (Underwood, 1918)
    A brief caption with a photograph of Countess Laura de Gozdawa Turczynowicz. The caption reads, "Working in harmony with the Young Women's Christian Association, Countess Laura de Gozdawa Turczynowicz is organizing the ...
  • "Persecuted Poland === Through the Eyes of an American Woman" - The Journal Magazine 

    Meade, Norah (1917)
    An article describing the impact of war on the family of Mme. de Turczynowicz. She describes the illness, Typhus, that afflicted her children and the soldiers that lived in her home.
  • Photograph - Laura de Turczynowicz on stage in Gray Samaritans Uniform 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    A photograph of a large crowd seated in front of a stage. On stage appears to be Laura de Turczynowicz in her Gray Samaritans uniform. There are several American flags hanging on and around the stage.
  • Photograph - Laura de Turczynowicz with her three children 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    A photograph of Laura de Turczynowicz with her three children. Her twin sons are seated next to her and her daughter stands to her right side, holding a small bouquet of flowers.
  • Photograph - Laura de Turczynowicz, her three children and two other women 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    A photograph of Laura de Turczynowicz with her three children and two other women. They are in a garden setting under a large tree. The caption on the reverse reads, "Cop. p.2 - "When the Prussians came to Poland".
  • Photograph - On the steps of Senate 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    A photograph of Laura de Turczynowicz on the steps of Senate with a large group of men and two other females. The reverse of the photograph reads: "Countess de Turczynowicz on the steps of the Senate, after the hearing ...
  • Polish Grey Samaritan Training School of the Young Womens Christian Association 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    A brochure of the Polish Grey Samaritan Training School of the Young Womens Christian Association. The pages display the following: School of Polish Grey Samaritan, Headquarters of the Young Womens Christian Association, ...
  • "Recruiting Nurses to Serve with Polish Legion 

    Unknown author (Underwood & Underwood, 1918)
    An article concerning the work of Countess Laura de Godawa Turczynowicz with the efforts in France. She "started a campaign to recruit 500 women to form an independent battalion to serve in France".
  • "Red Cross Meeting to Hear Countess" 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    A newspaper article, "Red Cross Meeting to Hear Countess" discusses the the arrival of Mme Laura de Turczynowicz, member of the National Cabinet of the Lithuanian nation, holding the portfolio of Public Charities.
  • "She Trumped Her Partner's Ace" 

    Brandon, Kirsty; de Turczynowicz, Laura (n.d.)
    A short story written by Laura de Turczynowicz under the nom de plume Kirsty Brandon.