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Ambassador Morgenthau's Story by Henry Morgenthau
Henry Morgenthau was the U.S. ambassador to the Ottoman Empire from 1913 to 1916.

An American Physician in Turkey by Dr. Clarence Ushher
Dr. Ussher was in Van in 1915, and wrote of what he saw and lived through.

The Blight of Asia by George Horton.
George Horton was the U.S. Consul General in Smyrna at the time of the 1922 fire and massacre of the Christian inhabitants.

The Black Book of the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople.

Certain Samaritans by Esther Pohl Lovejoy, M.D.
Dr. Lovejoy was extensively involved in relief efforts for the Genocide survivors

Beginning Again at Ararat by Mabel Evelyn Elliot, M.D.
Dr. Elliot was extensively involved in relief efforts in the first republic of Armenia

I Was Sent to Athens by Henry Morgenthau
Many of the survivors of the 1922 fire and massacre in Smyrna ended up in Athens. Henry Morgenthau was sent to Athens to help with refugee relief and resettlement.

Photographic archive of the destruction of Smyrna

Helleniccomserve on Smyrna and other areas of Asia Minor.

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