World War II

World War II

UNITED STATES CATHOLIC CONFERENCE, MIGRATION AND REFUGEE SERVICES RECORDS, 1921-1975
This collection contains the records of four agencies formed or affiliated with the United States Catholic Conference, Migration and Refugees Services (USCC): The New York Office of the National Catholic Welfare Conference, Department of Migration (later the USCC), the Catholic Committee for Refugees, the International Catholic Office for Refugees, and the War Relief Services (later the Catholic Relief Services).

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CATHOLIC MARITIME CLUBS AND THE NATIONAL CONFERENCE OF THE APOSTLESHIP OF THE SEA RECORDS, 1943-1979
This collection contains the records of the Catholic Maritime Clubs and the National Conference of the Apostleship of the Sea (AOS), and their work with the War Relief Services-National Catholic Welfare Conference and the Pontifical Commission for Migrants and Tourism. The collection contains executive correspondence, photographs, financial reports, annual reports, meeting minutes, monthly records of activities, materials related to the local Maritime Clubs, and other materials.

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VINCENZO BOCCHIMUZZO PAPERS, 1906-1955
CMS 006 contains Vincenzo Bocchimuzzo’s handwritten dramas, essays and poems in Italian. His works provide insight into how one working-class migrant living in New York City viewed events in his Italian homeland from the 1920s through the end of World War II.

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