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A. Ruth Fry Papers

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

Henry Ford Peace Expedition Records

Identifier: SCPC-DG-018
Overview On December 4, 1915, Henry Ford and over one hundred delegates and reporters left Hoboken, New Jersey, aboard the steamship Oscar II bound for Norway, and an itinerary of peace meetings in nonbelligerant Europe. The purpose of the Henry Ford Peace Expedition was the establishment of a conference of neutral nations which would seek to implement peace proposals through continuous mediation. Although Ford left the expedition at Christiana (Oslo) for health reasons, the delegation visited European...
Dates: 1915-1916

League to Enforce Peace Collected Records

Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-League to Enforce Peace
Overview The League was formed in 1915 at a conference held at Independence Hall in Philadelphia. It worked for a league of nations, a world court, and mandatory international conciliation.
Dates: 1915-1921

Massachusetts Peace Society Records

Identifier: SCPC-DG-020
Abstract The Massachusetts Peace Society was first formed in 1815, and a new organization reformed in 1911. The records of both groups have been combined here to form one archival collection. The Massachusetts Peace Society (MPS)was the second [third?] such society to form in America on December 28, 1815, organized primarily by Noah Worcester (1758-1837), a Unitarian minister. By 1819 the MPS had over 850 members, with branches established throughout the state and beyond. The MPS merged,...
Dates: 1816-1917; Majority of material found within 1911-1917

National Peace Federation Collected Records

Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-National Peace Federation
Dates: 1915

Patriotic Peace League Collected Records

Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Patriotic Peace League
Dates: 1916-1917

Mercedes M. Randall Papers

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

Wisconsin Peace Society Collected Records

Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Wisconsin Peace Society
Dates: 1912-1937; Majority of material found within 1917-1920

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Germanic languages 1
Abercrombie, Daniel Webster, 1853-1932 1
Albright, William A. 1
Alexander, Magnus W. (Magnus Washington), 1870-1932 1
American Peace Society 1
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 1
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Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Beaton, Grace M. 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Blakeslee, George Hubbard, 1871-1954 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Call, Arthur Deerin, 1869-1941 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 1
Ford, Henry, 1863-1947 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
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 1
Haskins, Henry S. 1
Henry Ford Peace Expedition (1915-1916) 1
Hostetler, Theodore A. (Theodore Allen), 1864-1948 1
Hudson, Jay William, 1874- 1
Huebsch, B. W. (Benjamin W.), 1876-1964 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
International Federation of Students 1
Johnson, Emily Cooper 1
Jones, J. E. (John Ennis), 1872- 1
Jouve, Andrée, 1884-1972 1
Kraft, Barbara S. 1
League of Nations 1
League to Enforce Peace (U.S.) 1
Leckie, Katherine, d. 1930 1
Lloyd, Lola Maverick, 1875-1944 1
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 1
Marston, Helen, 1892-1982 1
Massachusetts Peace Society 1
Maverick, Lewis A. (Lewis Adams), 1891- 1
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 1
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
National Council for Prevention of War (Great Britain) 1
National Peace Federation 1
Neutral Conference for Continuous Mediation (1916) 1
Oscar II (Ship) 1
Paine, Robert Treat, 1900-1965 1
Patriotic Peace League 1
Perry, Bliss, 1860-1954 1
Phillips, Harry Clinton, 1880- 1
Plantiff, Gaston 1
Pogany, Frances 1
Ragaz, Clara 1
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 1
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 1
Sewall, May Wright, 1844-1920 1
Short, William H. (William Harrison), 1868-1935 1
Trueblood, Benjamin Franklin, 1847-1916 1
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 1
War Resisters' International 1
Weatherly, Arthur L. 1
Weston, Stephen Francis, 1855-1935 1
White, Ella, active 1961 1
Winslow, Erving, 1839-1922 1
Wisconsin Peace Society 1
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 1
Women's Peace Campaign 1
Worcester, Noah, 1758-1837 1
Wynner, Edith 1
Young Democracy (Organization) 1
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