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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

Emily Greene Balch Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-006
Abstract Emily Greene Balch (1867-1961) was the second U.S. woman to have won the Nobel Peace Prize. Balch embarked on her academic career in the economics and sociology department at Wellesley College. Balch's extracurricular work with the Women's Trade Union League and opposition to World War I resulted in dismissal from Wellesley, and thereafter she helped lead the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Called a "Citizen of the World," Balch worked for peace throughout her life--through...
Dates: 1842-1961; Majority of material found within 1875 - 1961

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

Anna Melissa Graves Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-015
Abstract Anna Melissa Graves was a writer, teacher, world traveler, and internationalist. From the 1920s to the 1940s Graves traveled through Africa, Central and South America, China, Europe, and the Middle East. She taught school in many of these places and maintained a voluminous correspondence with the teachers, acquaintances, and former students she met on her travels.
Dates: 1919-1953

Hannah Clothier Hull Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-016
Abstract Hannah Clothier Hull (1872-1958), was one of the founders of the Woman's Peace Party and the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. She served as a national officer of the WILPF for nearly forty years. Hull was also active in other social reform movements. A member of a well-to-do Quaker family, Hannah Clothier graduated from Swarthmore College in 1891. She first worked at a Philadelphia settlement house and then entered the graduate program in social work at Bryn Mawr College. In...
Dates: 1889-1958

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

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

The papers of Emily Greene Balch : [microform] / editor, Martha P. Shane

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Identifier: SCPC-Reels-129.1-129.26
Dates: 1875-1961

Woman's Peace Party Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-043-part I
Abstract Consists of general organizational files of the national office (in Chicago) such as meeting minutes and correspondence, as well as material from the State Branches. There may be some overlap between the files of the State Branches of the WPP and of what is in the State Branch files of WILPF [see Part II, Series B]. Includes minutes, speeches, and correspondence relating to the organization conference, Jan. 1915; executive board minutes (1915-1919); correspondence (1914-1919); and membership...
Dates: 1914-1920

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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Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 6
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Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 4
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Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 3
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 3
Drevet, Camille 3
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 3
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 3
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 3
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 3
Ragaz, Clara 3
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 3
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 3
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 3
Woods, Amy 3
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 2
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 2
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 2
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame, 1878-1974 2
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 2
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 2
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 2
Jacobs, Aletta H. (Aletta Henriette), 1854-1929 2
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 2
Karsten, Eleanor Daggett, -1946 2
Kellogg, Paul Underwood, 1879-1958 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
National Council of Women of the United States 2
Pye, Edith M. (Edith Mary) 2
Ramondt-Hirschmann, Cor 2
Sewall, May Wright, 1844-1920 2
Sheepshanks, Mary, 1872-1958 2
Starr, Ellen Gates 2
Vernon, Mabel 2
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 2
Warbasse, Agnes D. (Agnes Dyer), 1877-1945 2
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 2
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947 2
Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957 1
Addams, John Huy, 1822?-1881 1
Albizu Campos, Pedro, 1891-1965 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American Peace League 1
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 1
Baber, Zonia 1
Balabanoff, Angelica, 1878-1965 1
Balch, F. V. (Francis Vergnies), 1839-1898 1
Balch, Francis Noyes, 1873- 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Barbusse, Henri, 1873-1935 1
Bates, Katharine Lee, 1859-1929 1
Blackwell, Alice Stone, 1857-1950 1
Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 1
Bowen, Louise de Koven, 1859- 1
Brown, A. Barratt 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946 1
Calkins, Mary Whiton, 1863-1930 1
Camp, Kay 1
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Cheever, Helen 1
Clark, Hilda 1
Clark, Roderic Kendall 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Coman, Katharine, 1857-1915 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Cumberson, Katherine D. 1
Cunard, Nancy, 1896-1965 1
Denny, Ludwell, 1894-1970 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Duchêne, Gabrielle 1
Dudley, Helena Stuart 1
Elliot, Martha Helen 1
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 1
Fisher, Katharine Ward 1
Fowler, Eleanor 1
Frank, Libby 1
Frankfurter, Felix, 1882-1965 1
Glücklich, Vilma 1
Goicochea, E. J. 1
Gordon, Mitchell 1
Grimes, Louis Arthur, 1883- 1
Gulick, Sidney L. (Sidney Lewis), 1902-1988 1
Hartmann, George W. (George Wilfried), 1904-1955 1
Haya de la Torre, Víctor Raúl, 1895-1979 1
Hertzka, Yella, 1873-1948 1
Hinton, Carma 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
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