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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

Committee for Peaceful Alternatives Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee for Peaceful Alternatives
Dates: 1950-1952

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

Dorothy Detzer Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-086
Abstract Dorothy Detzer was a peace activist, writer, and lobbyist. She served as the National Executive Secretary of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, 1924-1946.. Detzer influenced a Congressional investigation of the munitions industry, 1934-1936, and later wrote the book Appointment on the Hill, 1948, describing her two decades in Washington, D.C.
Dates: 1913-1981

Emergency Peace Campaign Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-012
Abstract Initiated in late 1935 by the American Friends Service Committee and other pacifists; originally planned as a two-year campaign to rally peace, religious, labor, African-American and student groups; aim was to organize a national campaign to promote peace principles in the face of preparation for war in Europe, and to keep the United States out of war; may have been preceded by the Emergency Peace Committee (1931-1933), though this has not been documented. The first EPC office opened in...
Dates: 1936-1937

Emergency Peace Federation Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Emergency Peace Federation
Overview The Emergency Peace Federation was organized to oppose U.S. drift into the the first world war. In July 1917 the Federation merged with the People's Council of America for Democracy and Peace.
Dates: 1914-1917

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

George Nasmyth and Florence Nasmyth Papers

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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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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 28
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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 12
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 10
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 6
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
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Arbitration (International law) -- History -- Sources 3
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Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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Disarmament -- History -- Sources 2
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Feminists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
International cooperation -- History -- Sources 2
Internationalism -- History -- Sources 2
Militarism -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 2
Women -- Suffrage -- History -- Sources 2
Women and peace 2
Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 2
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Chicago (Ill.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century 1
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Communism -- United States 1
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Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Cuba -- Foreign relations -- United States 1
Disarmament 1
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Draft -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
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Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Educators -- United States -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
Feminists 1
Feminists -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
Feminists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
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Germany 1
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Kellogg-Briand Pact (1928 August 27) 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
Labor movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lecturers -- United States -- Biography -- Sources 1
Lobbyists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Mexico -- Foreign relations -- United States 1
Militarism 1
Military nursing -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists 1
Pacifists -- Czechoslovakia -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- United States 1
Peace 1
Peace -- History -- Sources 1
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Peru -- Politics and government -- 20th century -- Sources 1
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Quaker businesspeople 1
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Quakers -- 18th century -- Diaries 1
Quakers -- Austria 1
Quakers -- Delaware 1
Quakers -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Social life and customs 1
Quakers -- Social service 1
Quakers -- Suffrage 1
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Reconstruction (1914–1939) -- Austria 1
Reconstruction (1914–1939) -- France 1
Social reformers -- United States 1
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Language
English 28
Germanic languages 1
German 1
 
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
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 5
American Friends Service Committee 4
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
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 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
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 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
Lewis, Lucy Biddle, 1861- 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
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