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Bella Abzug Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Abzug, Bella
Abstract Includes biographical information; correspondence, 1966-1972; testimony/statements/resolutions, 1970-1980; involvement with New York's 17th Congressional District peace action committee, 1966-1969; notes for speeches including anti-military draft material; miscellaneous peace-related material; reference file about a proposed film"Time of Trial" (1969).
Dates: Majority of material found within ca. 1966-ca. 1980

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

Anna Garlin Spencer Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-034
Overview Anna Carpenter Garlin Spencer was a minister, feminist, educator, pacifist, and writer on ethics and social problems. Spencer was the first woman in Rhode Island to be ordained and served as the minister of the Bell Street Chapel from 1891 to 1902. Spencer was active in the cause of women's rights for more than forty years and served as the president of the Rhode Island Equal Suffrage Association. Spencer's interest in pacifism also led her to prominent positions with the National Peace and...
Dates: 1830-1931

Hannah J. Bailey Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-005
Overview Hannah Johnston Bailey was a Quaker pacifist, suffragist, reformer,temperance leader, superintendent of the Department of Peace and Arbitration of the National Woman's Christian Temperance Union from 1887 to 1916, president and business manager of the Woman's Temperance Publication Association, the publishing arm of the WCTU, president of the Maine Woman Suffrage Association (1891-1899), and a member of the National American Woman Suffrage Association. Included in her papers is material that...
Dates: 1836-1923

Mary D. Brite Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Brite, Mary D.
Abstract Holdings in this collection deal almost exclusively with social reform.
Dates: circa 1950-1952

Elihu Burritt Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-096
Overview Elihu Burritt was born on December 10, 1810, in New Britain, Connecticut, into a working class family. He attended school briefly, but was largely self-educated. Burritt became a blacksmith to support himself, but he continued to study languages at night. Word of his erudition spread; he became known as the "Learned Blacksmith", and was offered opportunities to speak in public. While writing a lecture on "The Anatomy of the Earth", he was so impressed by the interdependency of its parts that he...
Dates: 1840-1965; Majority of material found within 1841-1878

Dorothy Day Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Day, Dorothy
Abstract Collection consists of printed materials: leaflets, pamphlets, reprints, and a postcard reproduction of a wood-carved sculpture by Charles Wells (b. 1935) titled "Dorothy Day.".
Dates: Majority of material found within 1915-

Joseph A. and Ruth Dugdale Correspondence

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-032
Abstract Correspondence of Dugdale and his wife, Ruth Dugdale, both of whom were active in reform efforts such as the abolition of slavery and women's rights. Correspondents include Susan B. Anthony, Frederick Douglass, Thomas Garrett, William Lloyd Garrison, James Mott, Lucretia Mott, and Wendell Phillips.
Dates: 1841-1873

Arthur E. Morgan Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Morgan, Arthur E.
Abstract Correspondence, pamphlets, articles by and about Arthur E. Morgan relating to Morgan's interest in progressive politics, education, and peace movements.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1939-1962

Mott Manuscripts

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Identifier: SFHL-MSS-035
Overview Lucretia Mott was a prominent Philadelphia Quaker minister and a leader in reform movements, especially antislavery, education, peace, and women's rights. She was born in 1793 in Nantucket, Mass., the daughter of Thomas and Anna Coffin, and educated at Nine Partners Boarding School in Dutchess Co., N.Y. In 1811, she married James Mott and they settled in Philadelphia, Pa. The Motts were active Hicksite Quakers, and Lucretia served as clerk of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting and traveled in the...
Dates: 1831-1898

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Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884 3
Anthony, Susan B. (Susan Brownell) 2
Dugdale, Joseph A., 1810-1896 2
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 2
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 2
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Mott, James, 1788-1868 2
Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880 2
Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957 1
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 1
Abzug, Bella S., 1920-1998 1
Addams, John Huy, 1822?-1881 1
American Peace Society 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Bailey, Hannah J. (Hannah Johnston), 1839-1923 1
Bailey, Moses, 1892-1994 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Barney, Nathaniel 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 1
Bond, Elizabeth Powell, 1841-1926 1
Bowen, Louise de Koven, 1859- 1
Brite, Mary D., 1867-1952 1
Brown, Moses, 1738-1836 1
Burleigh, Charles C. (Charles Calistus), 1810-1878 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Carpenter family 1
Carpenter, Mary, 1807-1877 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Collyer, Robert, 1823-1912 1
Combe, George, 1788-1858 1
Davis, Edward M., 1811-1887 1
Davis, Maria Mott 1
Day, Dorothy, 1897-1980 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
DiBrazza-Savorgnan, Cora Slocomb 1
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 1
Douglas, Alice May 1
Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Dudley, Helena Stuart 1
Dugdale, Ruth 1
Duryea, Anne Sturges, -1940 1
Earle, Mary Hussey 1
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 1
Fox, George 1
Furness, William Henry, 1802-1896 1
Garlin family 1
Garrett, Thomas, 1789-1871 1
Glücklich, Vilma 1
Gordon, Anna A. (Anna Adams), 1853-1931 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
Hertzka, Yella, 1873-1948 1
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 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
Jackson, E. W. 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
Lathrop, Julia Clifford, 1858-1932 1
League of Universal Brotherhood 1
Lord, George 1
Lord, Martha Mott, 1828-1916 1
Lossing, Benson John, 1813-1891 1
Lovett, Robert Morss, 1870-1956 1
Lundy, Benjamin, 1789-1839 1
Marriott, Charles 1
Marshall, Catherine E. 1
Martineau, Harriet, 1802-1876 1
May, Samuel J. (Samuel Joseph), 1797-1871 1
McKim, James Miller, 1810-1874 1
Mill, John Stuart, 1806-1873 1
Morgan, Arthur E. (Arthur Ernest), 1878-1975 1
Needles, Elizabeth 1
Nichol, Elizabeth Pease 1
O'Hare, Kate Richards, 1877-1948 1
Parker, Emma Parker, 1817-1898 1
Peace Congress (1st : 1848) (Brussels, Belgium) 1
Peace Congress (2nd : 1849) (Paris, France) 1
Peace Congress (3rd : 1850) (Frankfurt, Germany) 1
Potter, William J. (William James), 1829?-1893 1
Powell, Aaron M. (Aaron Macy), 1832-1899 1
Powell, Elizabeth, -1867 1
Preston, Ann, 1813-1872 1
Pye, Edith M. (Edith Mary) 1
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