Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 10 of 15

Another Mother for Peace Records

 Collection
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

A. Ruth Fry Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-046
Overview [Anna] Ruth Fry was an activist and a writer born into a prominent Quaker family in England. From 1914-1924, she served as general secretary of the Friends Relief Commission, which provided help for refugees and others ravaged by World War I. Fry wrote about her experiences in A Quaker Adventure (1926). She was also the first chairman of the Russian Famine Relief Fund in 1921. Fry went on to write numerous books, pamphlets and tracts, on a variety of Quaker and peace topics. She died on April...
Dates: 1905-1957

Hannah Clothier Hull Papers

 Collection
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

Jane Addams Peace Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-043-JAPA
Abstract Minutes (1949-), reports, form letters and memoranda, literature, financial records, and material relating to some of the projects supported by the association, including Art for World Friendship, Committee for World Development and World Disarmament, and Jane Addams Children's Book Award. Persons represented include Ruth Chalmers, executive director.
Dates: 1948-

Belva Ann Lockwood Papers

 Collection
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

Minute Women for Peace Collected Records

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

National Committee on the Cause and Cure of War Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-National Committee on the Cause and Cure of War
Overview Representatives of nine national women's organizations united to accomplish two goals: to lobby for the United States to join the World Court, and to hold a conference together. They chose Carrie Chapman Catt to be their leader.
Dates: 1924-1943

Mildred Scott Olmsted Papers

 Collection
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

Mercedes M. Randall Papers

 Collection
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 collected records of the Woman's Peace Party : [microform]

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-Reels-12.1-12.23
Dates: 1914-1920

Filtered By

  • Subject: Women and peace -- History -- Sources X
  • Subject: Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Peace -- Societies, etc. 3
Suffragists -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Women and peace 3
∨ more
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 2
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 2
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Arms control -- History -- Sources 1
Authors, English -- History -- Sources 1
Charities -- France 1
Children's literature -- Awards 1
Children's literature -- Awards -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Courts -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Courts of last resort -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Societies, etc. 1
Disarmament -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Free trade -- History -- Sources 1
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Sources 1
International cooperation -- History -- Sources 1
International relief -- History -- Sources 1
Internationalism -- History -- Sources 1
Jewish refugees -- History -- Sources 1
Jews -- Europe -- History -- Sources 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
Lawyers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Literary prizes 1
Literary prizes -- History -- Sources 1
Lobbying -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Mothers -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Peace 1
Peace -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements 1
Peace movements -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- New England -- History -- Sources 1
Political parties -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Political refugees -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
Practice of law -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quaker women -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Quaker women -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Social service -- France 1
United States 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
War relief -- History -- Sources 1
Women -- Societies and clubs 1
Women -- Societies and clubs -- History -- Sources 1
Women -- Suffrage -- History -- Sources 1
Women -- United States -- Societies and clubs -- History -- Sources 1
Women and war 1
Women and war -- History -- Sources 1
Women lawyers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Women's rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Civilian relief -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- War work -- Society of Friends -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Rescue -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Refugees -- Sources 1
∧ less
 
Language
Germanic languages 1
 
Names
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 5
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 4
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 3
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 3
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 3
∨ more
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 2
Baer, Gertrude 2
Ballantyne, Edith 2
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 2
Camp, Kay 2
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 2
Chalmers, Ruth 2
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 2
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 2
Jouve, Andrée, 1884-1972 2
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 2
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 2
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 2
Ragaz, Clara 2
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 2
Scholarly Resources Inc. 2
Steffens, Dorothy R. 2
Wold, Emma, 1871-1950 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 2
Abbott, Mary, pacifist 1
Albright, William A. 1
American Woman's Republic 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
Art for World Friendship (Organization) 1
Augspurg, Anita, 1857-1943 1
Aull, Maria 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Baber, Zonia 1
Barker, Christine Ross 1
Barr, Eleanor M., 1939- 1
Beaton, Grace M. 1
Black, Elizabeth 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Blass, Dorothy 1
Boulding, Elise 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brown, George Edward, 1920-1999 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Bruin, Janet, -1996 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
Capy, Marcelle, 1881-1962 1
Carter, Arabella, 1867- 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Committee for World Development and World Disarmament 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Conference on the Cause and Cure of War 1
Cookson, Sybil, 1890- 1
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame, 1878-1974 1
Cranston, Alan, 1914-2000 1
Cusden, Phoebe E. 1
Daljord, Stella Crossley 1
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 1
Duchêne, Gabrielle 1
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 1
Elliot, Martha Helen 1
Fisher, Katharine Ward 1
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 1
Fowler, Eleanor 1
Frank, Libby 1
Frazier, Howard 1
Freeman, Ruth, 1901- 1
Friends' Emergency & War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 1
Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 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
Gray, Annie E. 1
Halpern, Seymour, 1913-1997 1
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 1
Harrison, Agatha 1
Hartke, Vance 1
Hasegawa, Marii 1
Hayes, Dorothy M. 1
Hinton, Carma 1
Holmes, Margaret 1
Holmes, Marian H. 1
Hommel, Dorothy O. 1
Hoppstock-Huth, Magda 1
Hussey, Mauricle 1
Höjer, Signe 1
Ivey, Anne 1
Jacobs, Aletta H. (Aletta Henriette), 1854-1929 1
Jane Addams Peace Association 1
Johnson, Emily Cooper 1
Jones, Dorothy B. 1
Koch, Ed, 1924- 1
Kreig, Florence Ain 1
Libby, Faith Ward, 1902- 1
∧ less