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Jane Addams Collection

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-001
Overview A world-famous social reformer; co-founded the first settlement house in America in 1889; championed many causes on behalf of the urban poor, such as protection of immigrants, child labor laws, industrial safety, juvenile courts, and recognition of labor unions; a leading figure in the movement for international peace; awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1931.
Dates: 1838-; Majority of material found within 1880-1935

George Nasmyth and Florence Nasmyth Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-057
Overview George W. Nasmyth was educated at Cornell, Berlin, Gottingen, Heidelburg and Zurich. He dedicate his life to the cause of international understanding and peace. In 1919, he attended the Paris Peace Conference, and to organize the first meeting since the outbreak of the war of the World Alliance for Friendship Through the Churches. He died of a typhus infection at the age of 39, on September 20, 1920. Florence Nasmyth was a writer on peace issues.
Dates: 1911-1937

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Names
Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957 1
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 1
Addams, John Huy, 1822?-1881 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Association of Cosmopolitan Clubs in the American Universities 1
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Baer, Gertrude 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 1
Bowen, Louise de Koven, 1859- 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 1
Douglas, Dorothy W. (Dorothy Wolff), 1890-1968 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Dudley, Helena Stuart 1
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 1
Fayle, C. Ernest (Charles Ernest), 1881- 1
Glücklich, Vilma 1
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 1
Hertzka, Yella, 1873-1948 1
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 1
Holt, Hamilton, 1872-1951 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 1
Hopkins, J. A. H. (John Appleton Haven), 1872-1960 1
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 1
Hull-House (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952 1
International Federation of Students 1
Jacobs, Aletta H. (Aletta Henriette), 1854-1929 1
James, Ada L. 1
James, William, 1842-1910 1
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 1
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 1
Kelley, Florence, 1859-1932 1
Kellogg, Paul Underwood, 1879-1958 1
Kellor, Frances, 1873-1952 1
Laidler, Harry W. (Harry Wellington), 1884-1970 1
Lathrop, Julia Clifford, 1858-1932 1
League to Enforce Peace (U.S.). Massachusetts Branch 1
Lovett, Robert Morss, 1870-1956 1
Marshall, Catherine E. 1
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 1
Morel, E. D. (Edmund Dene), 1873-1924 1
Nasmyth, Florence G. (Florence Gross) 1
Nasmyth, George William, 1882-1920 1
Pye, Edith M. (Edith Mary) 1
Ragaz, Clara 1
Ramondt-Hirschmann, Cor 1
Robins, Margaret Dreier 1
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 1
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 1
Sears, Amelia 1
Sheepshanks, Mary, 1872-1958 1
Smith, Mary Rozet, -1934 1
Starr, Ellen Gates 1
Stevens, Alzina P. 1
Swanwick, Helena M. (Helena Maria), 1864-1939 1
Tarbell, Ida M. (Ida Minerva), 1857-1944 1
Taylor, Lea Demarest 1
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 1
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 1
Webb, Beatrice, 1858-1943 1
Webb, Sidney, 1859-1947 1
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 1
Woman's Peace Party 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 1
Woods, Amy 1
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947 1
World Alliance for International Friendship through the Churches 1
World Alliance for Promoting International Friendship Through the Churches 1
World Peace Foundation 1
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