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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

Devere Allen Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-053
Abstract Author, editor, journalist and lecturer; advocate of internationalist pacifism; influential member of the Socialist Party in the 1930s; genealogist; recorder of Rhode Island history and lore; named Harold Devere Allen.
Dates: 1809-1978; Majority of material found within 1910-1955

American Arbitration Crusade Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Arbitration Crusade
Dates: 1926-1927

American Committee for the Outlawry of War Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Committee for the Outlawry of War
Dates: 1921-1936

American Conference for Democracy and Terms of Peace Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Conference for Democracy
Overview The People's Council of America for Democracy and Peace grew out of the First American Conference for Democracy and Terms of Peace, held in New York, May 1917. It was organized to work for an early and liberal peace at the end of the World War. It favored world organizations, and disapproved of conscription.
Dates: 1917-1919

American Neutral Conference Committee Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Neutral Conference Committee
Dates: 1916-1917

American Union Against Militarism Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-004
Overview In 1915 a group of New York pacifists and near-pacifists organized the "Anti-militarism Committee" to combat the war spirit of the time. Activities included lobbying, publishing, a lecture campaign, and the establishment of a Civil Liberties Bureau. The most notable achievements were the work in the successful effort to avert war with Mexico in 1916 and the encouragement of opposition to peacetime conscription following World War I. The office was raided by the government and American Union...
Dates: 1915 - 1922

Emily Greene Balch Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-006
Abstract Emily Greene Balch (1867-1961) was the second U.S. woman to have won the Nobel Peace Prize. Balch embarked on her academic career in the economics and sociology department at Wellesley College. Balch's extracurricular work with the Women's Trade Union League and opposition to World War I resulted in dismissal from Wellesley, and thereafter she helped lead the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Called a "Citizen of the World," Balch worked for peace throughout her life--through...
Dates: 1842-1961; Majority of material found within 1875 - 1961

Ellen Starr Brinton Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-051
Abstract Ellen Starr Brinton (1886-1954), Quaker, feminist and internationalist, served as the first curator of the Jane Addams Peace Collection (later the Swarthmore College Peace Collection) from 1935 until her retirement in 1951.
Dates: 1895-1980; Majority of material found within 1933-1954

Committee for Amnesty for All Objectors to War and Conscription Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee for Amnesty...
Overview On January 12, 1946, the Committee for Amnesty for All Objectors to War and Conscription was established to seek an amnesty for "all objectors to war and conscription," which included men under army court-martial for their stance against war. The Committee's most widely publicized work was the sponsorship of picketing demonstrations at the White House in May and December 1946 calling for amnesty, but the organization also promoted its objectives through lobbying of Congressional and other...
Dates: 1945-1948

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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 12
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Names
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 10
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 10
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 9
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 8
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 8
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Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 8
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 7
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 7
Baer, Gertrude 6
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 6
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 6
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 5
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 5
Drevet, Camille 5
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 5
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 5
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 5
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 5
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 5
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 4
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 4
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 4
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 4
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 4
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 4
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 4
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 4
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 4
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 4
Woman's Peace Party 4
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 4
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 3
American Friends Service Committee 3
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 3
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 3
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 3
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 3
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 3
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 3
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 3
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 3
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 3
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 3
Newton, Ray 3
People's Council of America for Democracy and Peace 3
Ragaz, Clara 3
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 3
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 3
Scudder, Vida Dutton, 1861-1954 3
Swarthmore College. Peace Collection 3
Vernon, Mabel 3
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 3
Woods, Amy 3
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947 3
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 2
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 2
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 2
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 2
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 2
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame, 1878-1974 2
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 2
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 2
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 2
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 2
Hudson, Manley O. (Manley Ottmer), 1886-1960 2
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 2
Jacobs, Aletta H. (Aletta Henriette), 1854-1929 2
Karsten, Eleanor Daggett, -1946 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Kellogg, Paul Underwood, 1879-1958 2
Lloyd, Lola Maverick, 1875-1944 2
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 2
Nasmyth, George William, 1882-1920 2
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 2
National Council of Women of the United States 2
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 2
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 2
Pendleton, Ellen F. (Ellen Fitz), 1864-1936 2
Ponsonby, Arthur Ponsonby, Baron, 1871-1946 2
Pye, Edith M. (Edith Mary) 2
Ramondt-Hirschmann, Cor 2
Reynolds, Reginald, 1905-1958 2
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 2
Royden, A. Maude (Agnes Maude), 1876-1956 2
Sewall, May Wright, 1844-1920 2
Sheepshanks, Mary, 1872-1958 2
Starr, Ellen Gates 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
Villard, Fanny Garrison, 1844-1928 2
Warbasse, Agnes D. (Agnes Dyer), 1877-1945 2
Welles, Sumner, 1892-1961 2
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 2
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 2
World Peace Foundation 2
Young Democracy (Organization) 2
Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957 1
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
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