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Grace Contrino Abrams and Fran Contrino Schmidt Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Schmidt, Fran Contrino and Grace Contrino Abrams
Overview This small collection of papers details especially the life of Grace Contrino Abrams and her strong interests in teaching and in working against injustice in whatever form. The clippings from newspapers of media coverage, as well as the many Letters to the Editor, show some of her public life, while letters, and reminiscences of sister Fran Contrino Schmidt, fill out her private life. It should be noted that though there were five siblings, Grace and Fran spent much of their time together in...
Dates: 1942-1980

Irwin Abrams Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Abrams, Irwin
Abstract Includes biographical and bibliographical information and photocopies of a small portion of Abrams published writings, including material about the Nobel Peace Prize, women Nobel Peace Prize winners, the Quaker peace testimony and the Nobel Peace Prize, Henri La Fontaine, and Carl von Ossietzky.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1948-

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

Broomell-Cleghorn-Fisher Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-278
Overview This collection contains material collected by Anna Pettit Broomell and primarily consists of the writings and correspondence of Broomell, Dorothy Canfield Fisher, and Sarah Cleghorn.
Dates: 1876-1967

Thalia Yaffey Stern Broudy Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Broudy, Thalia Yaffey Stern
Overview Papers of a woman who has been active in the peace movement from the 1950s to the present day.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1961-2004

Francoise W. Douwes Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Douwes, Francoise Wilhelmina
Abstract Douwes was a member of the Philadelphia branch of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1985-2005

Christiana Dugan Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Dugan, Christina
Abstract Includes bibliographies of peace studies literature organized alphabetically by title; and typed notes on peace, women, and the peace movement.
Dates: Majority of material found in 1991

From the Women of Philadelphia U.S.A. in Answer to the Friendly Address of the Women of Exeter, England, on the Subject of Peace

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-From the women of Philadelphia U.S.A.
Abstract Handwritten draft of a reply to an address from women of Exeter, England, in response to their plea urging their American sisters to help prevent war between England and the United States. This draft, of which the final version no longer exists, warns that a mother could sow the seed of blood-thirsty ambition in her son "when in his childish hours she gave him tiny weapons, and taught him how to mimic war's murderous game." Signed by Lucretia Mott. The reply, which was sent to England and is...
Dates: 1846

Granny Peace Brigade Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Granny Peace Brigade
Abstract Collection consists primarily of printed copies of emails sent by the Granny Peace Brigade to its email group list, 2006-; also includes some meeting minutes, proposed mission statements, publicity and handout materials, and media coverage; collection includes GPB t-shirts.
Dates: Majority of material found within 2006-

Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp
Abstract Includes short histories from 1981 of women's peace protests in Great Britain; poetry, letters; press releases; information about nuclear free zones in Britain; announcements of protest actions; newsletters from USA; articles published; postcard photo; news clippings high school students' note cards; video documentary.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1981-1991

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 27
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Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 18
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
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Antinuclear movement -- United States 5
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Peace movements -- United States 4
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 4
Antinuclear movement -- Great Britain 3
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Peace -- Study and teaching 3
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Women and peace 3
Women and peace -- Great Britain 3
Antinuclear movement 2
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 2
Feminism -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Feminists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 2
Suffragists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 2
American Fiction -- Women Authors 1
American Literature -- New England 1
American Poetry -- Women Authors 1
American fiction 1
American poetry 1
American poetry -- 20th century 1
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Anti-communist movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
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Antinuclear movement -- England -- Berkshire 1
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Arab-Israeli conflict -- 1973-1993 -- Sources 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence 1
Chicago (Ill.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century 1
Children and peace 1
Children's literature 1
Civil defense -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Conflict management -- Study and teaching 1
Demonstrations -- United States -- Photographs 1
Demonstrations -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Sources 1
Direct action -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Documentary photography -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Economic conversion -- History -- Sources 1
Feminists -- United States 1
Feminists -- United States -- Photographs 1
Gay rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Government, Resistance to -- History -- Sources 1
Great Britain 1
Human rights -- Israel -- History -- Sources 1
International organization -- History -- Sources 1
Iraq War, 2003-2011 -- Protest movements -- United States 1
Jewish women -- United States -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
Jewish-Arab relations -- History -- Sources 1
Labor movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lesbians -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lesbians -- United States -- Photographs 1
Literature -- Women authors 1
Manuscripts, American 1
Montessori method of education 1
Nobel Prizes -- History 1
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Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Biography 1
Nuclear arms control -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear disarmament 1
Nuclear weapons 1
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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Peace walks and marches -- History -- Sources 1
Peaceful change (International relations) 1
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- History -- Sources 1
Photographers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Photojournalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Poetry -- 20th century 1
Poetry -- Authorship 1
Poetry -- Political aspects -- United States 1
Poetry -- Social aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century 1
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Poetry -- Women authors -- History and criticism 1
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Names
Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp 3
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 3
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 3
Women Strike for Peace 3
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 2
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Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 2
Drevet, Camille 2
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 2
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 2
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 2
War Resisters League 2
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947 2
Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957 1
Abrams, Grace Contrino 1
Abrams, Irwin, 1914-2010 1
Accra Assembly (Organization) 1
Addams, John Huy, 1822?-1881 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Anti-Enlistment League 1
Armstrong, Florence A. (Florence Arzelia), 1881-1962 1
Axelrod, Beverly 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Baez, Joan 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Baumgardt, David, 1890-1963 1
Berman, Aline 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 1
Bowen, Louise de Koven, 1859- 1
Bowie, Walter Russell, 1882-1969 1
Boyer, Gaeta Wold 1
Brandt, Wilmer, 1920- 1
Breckinridge, Sophonisba P. (Sophonisba Preston), 1866-1948 1
Broomell, Anna Pettit 1
Broudy, Thalia Stern 1
Burke, Ana del Pulgar 1
Campaign for World Government (Organization) 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Casanova, Margaret 1
Center for Constitutional Rights (New York, N.Y.) 1
Civil Defense Awareness (Organization : Boston, Mass.) 1
Clarke, Mary S., 1916- 1
Coalition of Labor Union Women (U.S.). Detroit Chapter 1
Coffin, William Sloane, Jr., 1924-2006 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Committee of Liaison with Families of Servicemen Detained in North Vietnam 1
Davidov, Marv 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 1
Douwes, Francoise W. (Francoise Wilhelmina), 1923- 1
Dudley, Helena Stuart 1
Dugan, Christiana 1
Durant, Ariel 1
Eaby, Gail 1
Early, Frances H. 1
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 1
Ershova, Elena Nikolaevna 1
Fahnestock, Zephine 1
Falk, Richard A. 1
Federated Press 1
Finch, Henry Le Roy 1
Finch, Margaret Rockwell, 1921- 1
Fonda, Jane, 1937- 1
Friendshipment (Campaign) 1
Gitlin, Nancy 1
Gl├╝cklich, Vilma 1
Granny Peace Brigade 1
Greenham Women Against Cruise Missiles 1
Haessler, Carl, 1888-1972 1
Haessler, Lucy Whitaker, 1904-1997 1
Hague Appeal for Peace 1
Hausman, Rose 1
Herrick, Scott 1
Herring, Frances W. 1
Hertzka, Yella, 1873-1948 1
Herz, Alice 1
Herz, Helga, 1912-2010 1
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Holtzman, Elizabeth, correspondent 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 1
Hudson, Manley O. (Manley Ottmer), 1886-1960 1
Hughan, Evelyn 1
Hull-House (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952 1
Identity House (New York, N.Y.) 1
International Peace Bureau 1
Jacobs, Aletta H. (Aletta Henriette), 1854-1929 1
James, Ada L. 1
James, William, 1842-1910 1
Jeannette Rankin Brigade 1
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