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  • 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 (1934)
    This article in the September 8, 1934 issue of the Vancouver Sun 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.
  • Sheet Music - "If He Can Fight-Like He Can Love Good Night, Germany!" 

    Clarke, Grant; Rogers, Howard E.; Meyer, Geo. W. (Leo. Feist, Inc., 1918)
    Sheet music and words to "If He can Fight-Like He can Love Good Night, Germany".
  • "Von Hindenburg a Scientific Prussian Savage, Declares Madame De Turczynowicz" Binghamton Republican-Herald 

    Unknown author (1918)
    An article in the Binghamton Republican-Herald, "Von Hindenburg a Scientific Prussian Savage, Declares Madame De Turczynowicz" discusses her encounters with the General in her home during the war.
  • When the Prussians came to Poland; the experiences of an American woman during the German invasion 

    Turczynowicz, Laura Blackwell de Gozdawa (1916)
    The story of Laura de Turczynowicz and her family during the first World War in Poland.
  • "Woman's Story of the Hun Beast in Poland" 

    Boyd Stevenson, Frederick (1918)
    The article discusses the experiences of Mme Laura de Turczynowicz during the first world war in Poland. The Germans kept her family prisoners for nearly a year and she recounts the terror they encountered during this time.