Truman Orders Immigration Program to Admit 3,900 Persons a Month, Most of Them Orphans

Publication Date
Sunday, December 23, 1945
Historical Event
President Truman Orders Quota Preference for Displaced Persons
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Refugees and Immigration
Article Type
News Article
The Daily Herald (Provo, UT)/The Provo Daily Herald/The Provo Evening Herald/The Sunday Herald
Provo, Utah
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History Unfolded Contributor
Kellyanne U.
Location of Research
Utah Digital Newspapers (https://newspapers.lib.utah.edu/search or https://digitalnewspapers.org/)

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