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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

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

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Dana Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-011
Abstract Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Dana was a writer and pacifist who taught comparative literature at Columbia University from 1912 until 1917. Dana lost his teaching post as an opponent of American participation in World War I. Dana continued to advocate civil liberties and the rights of conscientious objectors.
Dates: 1914-1950

Anna Melissa Graves Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-015
Abstract Anna Melissa Graves was a writer, teacher, world traveler, and internationalist. From the 1920s to the 1940s Graves traveled through Africa, Central and South America, China, Europe, and the Middle East. She taught school in many of these places and maintained a voluminous correspondence with the teachers, acquaintances, and former students she met on her travels.
Dates: 1919-1953

Hannah Clothier Hull Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-016
Abstract Hannah Clothier Hull (1872-1958), was one of the founders of the Woman's Peace Party and the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. She served as a national officer of the WILPF for nearly forty years. Hull was also active in other social reform movements. A member of a well-to-do Quaker family, Hannah Clothier graduated from Swarthmore College in 1891. She first worked at a Philadelphia settlement house and then entered the graduate program in social work at Bryn Mawr College. In...
Dates: 1889-1958

Edwin D. Mead and Lucia Ames Mead Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-021
Overview Edwin D. Mead (1849-1937), and Lucia Ames Mead (1856-1936), were both leading pacifists, writers, and social reformers of the U.S. and international peace movement. Edwin Mead directed the work of the World Peace Foundation and participated in many international peace congresses. He was an American delegate to the International Peace Bureau. Mead helped found the School Peace League and was a prominent member of the American Peace League. Lucia Ames Mead was a leading member of many feminist...
Dates: 1876-1938

Helene Stöcker papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-035
Overview Dr. Helene Stöcker (1869-1943) was one of the first woman students to enter a German University. In the 1920s she helped found Germany's first woman suffrage organization, and later the Bund für Mutterschutz (Protection of Motherhood). Dr. Stöcker immigrated to the United States in 1941 under the sponsorship of friends and colleagues in the peace movement.
Dates: 1897-1994; Majority of material found within 1913-1943

Lydia G. Wentworth Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-041
Overview Lydia G. Wentworth, was a writer and ardent peace advocate who lived most of her life in Brookline, Massachusetts. Despite illness which confined her to bed for over thirty years, she carried on a prolific correspondence and contributed hundreds of articles to newspapers and magazines.Wentworth believed that socialism and pacifism were synonymous. She campaigned vigorously against the nationalism which taught that war is a necessary evil, wholly unavoidable. She urged women to play a role in...
Dates: 1902-1947; Majority of material found within 1918-1947

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-043
Abstract Includes minutes, resolutions and general historical records; anniversary celebrations, committee minutes, literature and releases; office files from the legislative office, the finance and the executive director; includes miscellaneous records from branches, including New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania, among others; a large correspondence file includes general office correspondence as well as that of the National Organizational Secretary, the Washington Legislative Secretary, and others;...
Dates: 1915-2019

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Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 6
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 6
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 6
Baer, Gertrude 5
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 5
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Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 4
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 3
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 3
Drevet, Camille 3
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 3
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 3
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 3
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 3
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 3
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 3
Swarthmore College. Peace Collection 3
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 3
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 3
Woods, Amy 3
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 2
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 2
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 2
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 2
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 2
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 2
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 2
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 2
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 2
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 2
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 2
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 2
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Lloyd, Lola Maverick, 1875-1944 2
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
National Council of Women of the United States 2
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 2
Ponsonby, Arthur Ponsonby, Baron, 1871-1946 2
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 2
Reynolds, Reginald, 1905-1958 2
Starr, Ellen Gates 2
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 2
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 2
Woman's Peace Party 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947 2
Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957 1
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 1
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Addams, John Huy, 1822?-1881 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Albizu Campos, Pedro, 1891-1965 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
American Peace League 1
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 1
Baber, Zonia 1
Balabanoff, Angelica, 1878-1965 1
Barbusse, Henri, 1873-1935 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Beard, Mary Ritter, 1876-1958 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Blackwell, Alice Stone, 1857-1950 1
Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Bowen, Louise de Koven, 1859- 1
Bridges, Harry, 1901- 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Brown, A. Barratt 1
Browning, Hilda 1
Camp, Kay 1
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Cederfeld, Benny 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Citizens Victory Committee for Harry Bridges 1
Civil Rights Congress (U.S.) 1
Clark, Roderic Kendall 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Cunard, Nancy, 1896-1965 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Dana, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1881-1950 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Dudley, Helena Stuart 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Dunn, Robert W. (Robert Williams), 1895- 1
Einstein, Albert 1
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