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Archives & Manuscripts

William Ladd Collected Papers

Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Ladd, William


  • 1814-1954
  • Majority of material found within 1814-1841



0.83 Linear Feet (10 linear in.)

Biographical / Historical

A retired Maine sea captain, William Ladd was a founder of the American Peace Society in 1828. He wrote under the pen names "Philanthropus" and "Pacificus", and published pamphlets and articles in the Friend of Peace.

General Note

The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository for the papers of this individual.
Description rules
Archives, Personal Papers, and Manuscripts (APPM)

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