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Rosika Schwimmer Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Schwimmer, Rosika
Overview Rosika Schwimmer was a suffragist and feminist leader from Hungary who worked internationally. She founded several Hungarian societies for the advancement of trade unionism, land reform, feminism, female suffrage and pacifism and worked to promote peace during World War I. She helped to form a number of U.S. and international peace groups, including the Emergency Peace Federation, the Henry Ford Peace Expedition, and the Woman's Peace Party. She received the World Peace Prize in 1937.
Dates: 1914-1948

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

Helena M. Swanwick Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Swanwick, Helena M.
Overview Helena Maria Sickert was born in Germany and moved to England early on. She was an author, journalist, and lecturer involved in peace activism, feminism, and social justice. She became chair of the British Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and was a British delegate to the League of Nations. Her dream was that women, if they used their power, could make an end to war.
Dates: 1907-1938

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

Alice Wiser Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-203
Overview Alice Wiser was a Quaker and had trained as a social worker and psychological counselor. She dedicated the last ten to fifteen years of her life to both peace and women's rights. Wiser was instrumental in organizing the peace tent for the second United Nations Conference on Women held in Nairobi, Kenya in 1985. After the conference Wiser continued to organize around these issues, traveling around the world to interview women and talk about peace. Wiser died from breast cancer in 1995.
Dates: 1976-1991

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Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 4
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 4
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 3
Baer, Gertrude 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
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Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
League of Women Voters (U.S.) 2
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 2
Ponsonby, Arthur Ponsonby, Baron, 1871-1946 2
Pye, Edith M. (Edith Mary) 2
Swanwick, Helena M. (Helena Maria), 1864-1939 2
Women Strike for Peace 2
Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957 1
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 1
Addams, John Huy, 1822?-1881 1
Agnes Scott College 1
Allen, Clifford, 1889-1939 1
American Association of Retired Persons 1
American Women's College in Beirut 1
Anthony, Susan B. (Susan Brownell) 1
Aslan, Ana 1
Barney, Nathaniel 1
Beard, Mary Ritter, 1876-1958 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 1
Bowen, Louise de Koven, 1859- 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brandt, Carl, 1892-1957 1
Brandt, Zelma Corning, 1891-1990 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Brown, Moses, 1738-1836 1
Bryn Mawr College 1
Bryn Mawr Summer School for Women Workers in Industry 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burleigh, Charles C. (Charles Calistus), 1810-1878 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Carpenter family 1
Cederfeld, Benny 1
Collyer, Robert, 1823-1912 1
Combe, George, 1788-1858 1
Davis, Edward M., 1811-1887 1
Davis, Jean Scobie 1
Davis, John D., 1854-1926 1
Davis, Marguerite Scobie 1
Davis, Maria Mott 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Dudley, Helena Stuart 1
Dugdale, Joseph A., 1810-1896 1
Dugdale, Ruth 1
Earle, Mary Hussey 1
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 1
Feminist International for Peace and Food 1
Feminists in Solidarity with the Central American and Caribbean People 1
Fletcher, John P. 1
Friends Conference on Religion and Psychology 1
Friends General Conference (U.S.) 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Furness, William Henry, 1802-1896 1
Gage-Colby, Ruth 1
Garlin family 1
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 1
Glücklich, Vilma 1
Gray Panthers 1
Grew, Mary, 1813-1896 1
Hale, Sarah Josepha Buell, 1788-1879 1
Hallowell, Anna Davis, 1838-1913 1
Hallowell, Mary 1
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 1
Hanaford, Phebe A. (Phebe Ann), 1829-1921 1
Henry Ford Peace Expedition (1915-1916) 1
Hertzka, Yella, 1873-1948 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 1
Hopkins, Mary R., b. 1928 1
Horney, Karen, 1885-1952 1
Houser, George M. 1
Hudson, Manley O. (Manley Ottmer), 1886-1960 1
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 1
Hull-House (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952 1
Identity House (New York, N.Y.) 1
International League for the Rights of Man 1
Jacobs, Aletta H. (Aletta Henriette), 1854-1929 1
James, Ada L. 1
James, William, 1842-1910 1
Johnson, Oliver, 1821-1907 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
King-Hall, Stephen, Sir, 1893-1966 1
Kollontaĭ, A. (Aleksandra), 1872-1952 1
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