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Photograph - On the steps of Senate
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 ...
The El Paso Times, "El Paso Visitor Recalls March of Prussians Through Poland in 1916, Flight From Europe"
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 ...
"Von Hindenburg a Scientific Prussian Savage, Declares Madame De Turczynowicz" Binghamton Republican-Herald
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.
Polish Grey Samaritan Training School of the Young Womens Christian Association
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, ...
Photograph - Laura de Turczynowicz, her three children and two other women
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".
"Red Cross Meeting to Hear Countess"
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.
"Persecuted Poland === Through the Eyes of an American Woman" - The Journal Magazine
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.
"Woman's Story of the Hun Beast in Poland"
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.
"Organizes Polish Gray Samaritans"
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 ...
"Recruiting Nurses to Serve with Polish Legion
(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".