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Dorothy H. Hutchinson Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-125
Abstract Dorothy Hewitt Hutchinson (l905-l984) began to gain influence in the peace movement when her pamphlet A Call to Peace Now was printed by the Friends in l943. That summer, Hutchinson and a small group of people started the Peace Now Movement, using her pamphlet to rally support for the principle of a negotiated settlement rather than unconditional surrender of the Axis powers. This group included George W. Hartmann, a psychology professor at Columbia, and John Collett. Hutchinson also worked to...
Dates: 1942-1980

Jane Addams Peace Association Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-043-JAPA
Abstract Minutes (1949-), reports, form letters and memoranda, literature, financial records, and material relating to some of the projects supported by the association, including Art for World Friendship, Committee for World Development and World Disarmament, and Jane Addams Children's Book Award. Persons represented include Ruth Chalmers, executive director.
Dates: 1948-

Helen Kusman Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Kusman, Helen
Overview Helen Kusman was active in the peace movement from the 1950s through the 1980s, and worked on many issues. She served as the chairman of the New York Metropolitan Branch of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF), from 1970 to 1974. From 1973 to 1979 she served as Vice-President of the National Executive Board, representing the Northeast Region of the WILPF.
Dates: 1972-1982

Milada Marsalka Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-217
Abstract Milada Marsalka was a member of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, U.S. Section, active with the New Haven, Connecticut Branch. Marsalka worked for American-Soviet friendship and conversion of economy from military to civilian production. She was born in Czechoslovakia and later moved to the United States. Marsalka died in 1999 or 2000.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1965-1998

National Council for Prevention of War Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-023
Abstract The National Council for Prevention of War (NCPW) was directed by J. Frederick Libby for many years; it lobbied Congress and created educational peace material, among other activities and campaigns.
Dates: 1921-1975

Mildred Scott Olmsted Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-082
Abstract Mildred Scott Olmsted, peace activist and suffragist, was born in Glenolden, Pennsylvania, in 1890. In 1922, Olmsted became Executive Secretary of the Pennsylvania Branch of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF). From 1934 onward she assumed national positions with the organization. In 1946, Olmsted became National Administrative Secretary and held that position (until her retirement in 1966. She remained active as Executive Director Emerita of WILPF and also served on...
Dates: 1881-1990; Majority of material found within 1907-1990

Mercedes M. Randall Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-110
Overview Mercedes M. Randall was an early, and lifelong, member of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. She held many positions of responsibility in the organization, including chairmanship of the National Education Committee, and presidency of the Manhattan Branch. Randall was the first biographer of Nobel Peace Prize winner, Emily Greene Balch.
Dates: 1914-1977

Dorothy Medders Robinson Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-127
Overview Dorothy Medders Robinson was president of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, U.S. Section, from 1941 to 1946. She also served as the delegate to the WILPF International Congress in Luxembourg in 1946. Robinson was a chair of the Jane Addams Peace Association and the Jane Addams Hall of Fame Committee.
Dates: 1946-1978

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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Women and peace -- History -- Sources 12
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
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Harrisburg Seven Trial, Harrisburg, Pa., 1972 1
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World tomorrow (Periodical) 1
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Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 6
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 6
Chalmers, Ruth 5
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 5
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 5
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Jane Addams Peace Association 4
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 4
American Friends Service Committee 3
Baer, Gertrude 3
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 3
Ballantyne, Edith 3
Camp, Kay 3
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 3
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 3
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 3
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 3
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 3
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 3
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 3
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 3
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 2
Art for World Friendship (Organization) 2
Baker, Adelaide N. 2
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 2
Boulding, Elise 2
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 2
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Committee for World Development and World Disarmament 2
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame, 1878-1974 2
Drevet, Camille 2
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 2
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 2
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 2
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 2
Newton, Ray 2
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 2
Ragaz, Clara 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
Scudder, Vida Dutton, 1861-1954 2
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 2
Steffens, Dorothy R. 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
War Resisters League 2
War Resisters' International 2
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 2
Young Democracy (Organization) 2
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 1
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
Alley, Alden Gifford 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
Balch, F. V. (Francis Vergnies), 1839-1898 1
Balch, Francis Noyes, 1873- 1
Barr, Eleanor M., 1939- 1
Bates, Katharine Lee, 1859-1929 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Berrigan, Philip 1
Beverage, Albion P. 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Boeckel, Florence Brewer, 1885- 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Bourdet, Claude, 1909- 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Calkins, Mary Whiton, 1863-1930 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Cheever, Helen 1
Clark, Hilda 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Collett, John A. (John Albert), 1911- 1
Coman, Katharine, 1857-1915 1
Committee on Militarism in Education (U.S.) 1
Cookson, Sybil, 1890- 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Davidon, Ann Morrissett 1
Davidon, William C. 1
Denny, Ludwell, 1894-1970 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 1
DuchĂȘne, Gabrielle 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 1
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