C.R.B. Educational Foundation

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Foundation for promotion of education in Belgium, endowed from residual funds of the Commission for Relief in Belgium.

From the description of C.R.B. Educational Foundation records, 1920-1956. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754868247

Historical Note

The C.R.B. Educational Foundation was endowed from residual funds of the Commission for Relief in Belgium. Its operations included the sponsoring of Belgian-American exchange fellowships, the fostering of Belgian-American cultural relations, and aid to child health and nutrition programs in Belgium.

In 1938, the C.R.B. Educational Foundation changed its name to Belgian-American Educational Foundation.

From the guide to the C.R.B. Educational Foundation Records, 1920-1956, (Hoover Institution Archives)

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Geoge Barr Baker Papers, 1919-1932 Hoover Institution Archives
creatorOf C.R.B. Educational Foundation. C.R.B. Educational Foundation records, 1920-1956. Stanford University, Hoover Institution Library
creatorOf Belgian American Educational Foundation, inc. Annual reports, 1920- Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis, IUPUI
creatorOf C.R.B. Educational Foundation Records, 1920-1956 Hoover Institution Archives
referencedIn William Ernest Hocking papers Houghton Library
creatorOf Baker, George Barr, 1870-1948. George Barr Baker papers, 1919-1932. Stanford University, Hoover Institution Library
referencedIn Kirby, Gustavus T. Gustavus T. Kirby papers, 1914-1941. Stanford University, Hoover Institution Library
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith Albert I, King of the Belgians, 1875-1934. person
associatedWith Baker, George Barr person
associatedWith Baker, George Barr, 1870-1948. person
associatedWith Belgian American Educational Foundation, inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Commission for Relief in Belgium (1914-1930) corporateBody
correspondedWith Hocking, William Ernest, 1873-1966 person
associatedWith Kirby, Gustavus T. person
associatedWith Leopold III, King of the Belgians, 1901- person
associatedWith Léopold III, King of the Belgians, 1901-1983. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Belgium
United States
Belgium
Subject
Education
Education
Child welfare
Child welfare
Plebiscite
Plebiscite
Scholarships
Scholarships
Scholarships
Student exchange programs
Students, Interchange of
World War, 1939-1945
World War, 1939-1945 Belgium
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Activity

Corporate Body

Active 1920

Active 1956

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