Herbert Hoover

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Warmth and sweetness: the beginnings of a postwar feeding program in Germany

Dog cart for German feeding program

Dog cart for German feeding program

Dog cart with supplies for the feeding program

Hunger and malnutrition haunted Germany after World War I. Quakers had been aware of the problem for several years, building relationships and investigating the situation, so in 1920 Hoover asked AFSC to carry out his feeding program.

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