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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

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

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

Lella Secor Florence Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-126
Abstract Lella Secor Florence became a pacifist while serving as a journalist on the Henry Ford Peace Expedition (1915-1916) and then participated in several peace organizations focused on keeping the United States out of World War I. She was active in the British section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and in the birth control movement there and wrote Birth Control on Trial.
Dates: 1915-1936

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

Lola Maverick Lloyd Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Lloyd, Lola Maverick
Abstract Collection includes printed correspondence, flyers, notices, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, conference notes, and newspaper reprints. Includes information about Rosika Schwimmer and the Ford Peace Expedition.
Dates: 1915-1944

Mary Stone McDowell Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-McDowell, Mary Stone
Dates: 1914, 1918, 1945-1955

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

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

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Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 7
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 5
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 5
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 5
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 4
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Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 4
Baer, Gertrude 3
Camp, Kay 3
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 3
Henry Ford Peace Expedition (1915-1916) 3
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 3
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 3
Woods, Amy 3
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 2
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 2
Ballantyne, Edith 2
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 2
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 2
Drevet, Camille 2
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 2
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 2
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 2
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 2
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 2
Lloyd, Lola Maverick, 1875-1944 2
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 2
National Council of Women of the United States 2
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 2
Starr, Ellen Gates 2
Steffens, Dorothy R. 2
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 2
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 2
Wold, Emma, 1871-1950 2
Woman's Peace Party 2
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947 2
Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957 1
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 1
Abbott, Mary, pacifist 1
Addams, John Huy, 1822?-1881 1
Albizu Campos, Pedro, 1891-1965 1
American Neutral Conference Committee 1
American Peace League 1
American Union Against Militarism 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Baber, Zonia 1
Bailey, Hannah J. (Hannah Johnston), 1839-1923 1
Bailey, Moses, 1892-1994 1
Balabanoff, Angelica, 1878-1965 1
Barbusse, Henri, 1873-1935 1
Barker, Christine Ross 1
Black, Elizabeth 1
Blackwell, Alice Stone, 1857-1950 1
Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 1
Boulding, Elise 1
Bowen, Louise de Koven, 1859- 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Brown, A. Barratt 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Chalmers, Ruth 1
Clark, Roderic Kendall 1
Columbia University. Oral History Research Office 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Cookson, Sybil, 1890- 1
Cunard, Nancy, 1896-1965 1
Daljord, Stella Crossley 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
DiBrazza-Savorgnan, Cora Slocomb 1
Douglas, Alice May 1
Dudley, Helena Stuart 1
Duryea, Anne Sturges, -1940 1
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 1
Elliot, Martha Helen 1
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 1
Emergency Peace Federation (U.S.) 1
Fisher, Katharine Ward 1
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 1
Fowler, Eleanor 1
Frank, Libby 1
Frazier, Howard 1
Freeman, Ruth, 1901- 1
Gage-Colby, Ruth 1
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 1
Glücklich, Vilma 1
Goicochea, E. J. 1
Gordon, Anna A. (Anna Adams), 1853-1931 1
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 1
Gray, Annie E. 1
Grimes, Louis Arthur, 1883- 1
Hartmann, George W. (George Wilfried), 1904-1955 1
Hasegawa, Marii 1
Haya de la Torre, Víctor Raúl, 1895-1979 1
Hayes, Dorothy M. 1
Hertzka, Yella, 1873-1948 1
Hinton, Carma 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
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