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Another Mother for Peace Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-102
Abstract Another Mother for Peace was a women's peace group born from the antipathy to the war in Vietnam, based in Los Angeles, California. The stated purpose of this non-partison, non-profit organization was "to educate women to take an active role in eliminating war as a means of solving disputes between nations, people and ideologies." AMP closed its offices in January 1986.
Dates: 1964-1978; Majority of material found within 1964-1978

Katherine Devereux Blake Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Blake, Katherine Devereux
Abstract Katherine Devereux Blake was a suffragist and peace activist through the first half of the twentieth century. She was a member of the Ford Peace Expedition in 1915-1916, served on the national board of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and its international executive board, and was the chief speaker for the Disarmament Caravan, which toured 9,000 miles in 1931.
Dates: 1911-1950

Kay Camp Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-169
Abstract Katherine Lindsley Camp was born in 1918 [1919?], Mt. Kisco New York. She was a graduate of Swarthmore College (Class of 1940). Camp was elected president of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom in 1967, and served as international president, 1974-1980. In addition Camp was founder of the Citizens Bi-Racial Study Group; former president of the Pennsylvania Women's Political Caucus; made unsuccessful bid for Congress in 1972 on the Democratic ticket in...
Dates: 1955-2006

Codepink Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Codepink
Abstract Includes letters, flyers, reports, printed emails, and materials from local branches.
Dates: Majority of material found within 2003-

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

Belva Ann Lockwood Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-098
Overview Belva Ann McNall Lockwood (1830-1917), was the first woman attorney to practice before the Supreme Court. She personally lobbied members of Congress to pass a special act admitting women to the bar of the Court, and first practiced before the Court in 1879. Lockwood ran for the U.S. presidency in 1884 and 1888, being the first woman to have a complete, national campaign for that office. From the 1870s onward Lockwood was active with the radical peace group, the Universal Peace Union,...
Dates: 1878-1917, 1984, 1986, 1992

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

Minute Women for Peace Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Minute Women for Peace
Dates: 1951-1953

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

Mary Winsor Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Winsor, Mary
Dates: 1906-1951; Majority of material found within 1922-1947

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Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 5
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 3
Camp, Kay 3
Ballantyne, Edith 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
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Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 2
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 2
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 2
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 2
Steffens, Dorothy R. 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 2
Accra Assembly (Organization) 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American Peace League 1
American Woman's Republic 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Axelrod, Beverly 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Berman, Aline 1
Blackwell, Alice Stone, 1857-1950 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Blass, Dorothy 1
Boulding, Elise 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Brown, George Edward, 1920-1999 1
Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946 1
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Carter, Arabella, 1867- 1
Chalmers, Ruth 1
Clarke, Mary S., 1916- 1
Codepink (Organization) 1
Cookson, Sybil, 1890- 1
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame, 1878-1974 1
Cranston, Alan, 1914-2000 1
Denny, Ludwell, 1894-1970 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Eaby, Gail 1
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 1
Fowler, Eleanor 1
Frank, Libby 1
Frankfurter, Felix, 1882-1965 1
Frazier, Howard 1
Freeman, Ruth, 1901- 1
Fulbright, J. William (James William), 1905-1995 1
Gage-Colby, Ruth 1
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 1
Gardner, Frank D. (Frank Duane), 1864-1963 1
Gardner, Lella Crum, -1956 1
Gitlin, Nancy 1
Gordon, Mitchell 1
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 1
Gulick, Sidney L. (Sidney Lewis), 1902-1988 1
Halpern, Seymour, 1913-1997 1
Hartke, Vance 1
Hasegawa, Marii 1
Hayes, Dorothy M. 1
Henry Ford Peace Expedition (1915-1916) 1
Herring, Frances W. 1
Hinton, Carma 1
Holmes, Margaret 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 1
Hull, Cordell, 1871-1955 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
International Peace Bureau 1
Ivey, Anne 1
Jones, Dorothy B. 1
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 1
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 1
Koch, Ed, 1924- 1
Kovner, Jean 1
Kreig, Florence Ain 1
Lens, Shirley 1
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 1
Lockwood, Belva Ann, 1830-1917 1
Love, Alfred H. (Alfred Harry), 1830-1913 1
MacDonald, James Ramsay, 1866-1937 1
Massachusetts Minute Women for Peace 1
McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922- 1
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 1
Medlock, Julie 1
Mellor, Ruth 1
Midgley, Jane 1
Minute Women for Peace 1
Moore, Carol V. 1
Morse, Wayne L. (Wayne Lyman), 1900-1974 1
Mueller, Melva 1
Nasmyth, George William, 1882-1920 1
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 1
National Council of Women of the United States 1
National Equal Rights Party (U.S.) 1
New England Minute Women for Peace 1
Olmsted, Allen S. (Allen Seymour), 1888-1977 1
Park, Alice Locke 1
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