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William Webb Price Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-126
Overview William Webb Price (1892-1961) was a Quaker architect, teacher, and actor, of Rose Valley, Pennsylvania. The collection contains chiefly letters written by Price to his family while serving with Friends War Victims Relief Committee in France during and shortly after World War I; together with reports, financial papers, memorabilia, and printed material relating to Quaker reconstruction activities in France.
Dates: 1917-1923

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

Jeannette Rankin Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Rankin, Jeannette
Overview Jeannette Rankin (1880-1973), was the first woman to serve in Congress (1917-1919). She was an active suffragist and later worked in peace organizations such as the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and the National Council for Prevention of War. Rankin founded the Georgia Peace Society in the 1940s, and led the Jeannette Rankin Brigade, an all-women's protest march against the Vietnam war shortly before her death.
Dates: 1917-2011

Hugh Richardson Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-032
Overview Hugh Richardson was born in England in 1864. He was a science instructor, lecturer, editor and author. During World War I, he visited prisoner-of-war camps in Scotland on behalf of the Emergency Committee of the Society of Friends and sent the prisoners seeds, linoleum, a sheet of rubber for printing, a stereoscope, a kaleidescope, writing tablets, and books. He lobbied for the non-payment of taxes until the end of the war, proposed disarmament by general agreement, and was against supporting...
Dates: 1905-1934

Elbert Russell Writings

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-133
Overview Elbert Russell (1871-1951) was a Quaker teacher, historian, and writer. His was a leading voice in bringing the insights of liberal, British Friends on the primacy of revelation and the importance of scholarship in the renewal of faith into American Quakerism. He was professor of Bible at Earlham College starting in 1895 and also served as chaplain. He resigned his position in 1915, later taught at Johns Hopkins, and then became Dean at Duke University. This collection contains primarily...
Dates: 1893-1951

Henrietta Baldwin Sperry papers

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Identifier: BMC-M99
Overview Henrietta Baldwin Sperry was a student at Bryn Mawr from 1917-1921. This collection consists of approximately 1000 of her letters. Of those letters, most are written by her to her mother about her time applying to and attending Bryn Mawr College (1916-1921). The subjects of the letters include social life at Bryn Mawr, disease quarantines, the college war effort. The collection also contains letters to Henrietta from her friend and admirer, Sheldon Clarke, who wrote to her while he was serving...
Dates: 1916 - 1921
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

Swarthmore College Alumni Records and Surveys

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Identifier: SFHL-RG6-R6
Overview This series contains Alumni Records Office procedures documents as well as alumni surveys conducted by the College and various committees. Arthur Beardsley’s 1894 survey of alumni was used as the basis for The Alumni Historical Catalogue, 1873-1892. A survey conducted by an alumni group, The Garnet Band, was used gain support for the resumption of Swarthmore-Haverford football and the weekly publication of the Phoenix. After...
Dates: 1894-1980

Taylor and Nicholson family papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1215
Abstract The Taylor and Nicholson family papers contain the records of these two families from the late-nineteenth to mid-twentieth centuries. The two focal points of this collection are William Nicholson Taylor (1882-1945), and his mother, Rebecca Morgan Nicholson Taylor (1857-1944). William graduated from Harvard in 1903 and afterwards spent considerable time abroad studying architecture. He also served as an officer in the United States Military from 1916 to 1917, and worked in diplomacy after the...
Dates: Bulk, 1869-1944 1810-1999; Majority of material found within 1869 - 1944

Fred Walter Taylor Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Taylor, Fred W.
Dates: 1916-1935; Majority of material found within 1916-1918

Speer Family papers

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Identifier: BMC-M72
Overview The Speer Family papers represent four generations of that family, with the bulk of material attributed to the last two generations, especially Robert Elliott Speer and his wife and three of his five children: Emma Bailey, Elliott, Margaret Bailey, and William Speer. The family was active in the Presbyterian Church, serving that institution in a variety of different capacities. The children, in addition to their religious roles, held prominent positions in academic administration. The...
Dates: 1802 - 1982; Majority of material found within 1883 - 1943
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

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Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 3
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 3
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Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 3
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 3
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 3
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 3
Kelsey, Mary 3
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 3
People's Council of America for Democracy and Peace 3
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 3
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 3
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 3
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Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 2
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 2
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 2
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 2
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 2
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 2
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 2
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 2
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 2
Friends Ambulance Unit 2
Friends' Emergency & War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 2
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 2
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 2
International Committee of Women for Permanent Peace 2
Jones, Paul, 1880-1941 2
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 2
Kantor, William Marx 2
Kelsey, Kate 2
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
Lunde, Erling H. 2
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 2
New York Bureau of Legal Advice 2
New York Bureau of Legal First Aid 2
Sewall, May Wright, 1844-1920 2
Swarthmore College 2
Thomas, M. Carey (Martha Carey), 1857-1935 2
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 2
War Resisters League 2
War Resisters' International 2
Warbasse, Agnes D. (Agnes Dyer), 1877-1945 2
Warbasse, James Peter, 1866-1957 2
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 2
Young Democracy (Organization) 2
Abercrombie, Daniel Webster, 1853-1932 1
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Advertising Federation of America 1
Albright, William A. 1
Alexander, Horace Gundry, 1889-1989 1
Alexander, Magnus W. (Magnus Washington), 1870-1932 1
Allen family 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
American Advertising Federation 1
American Chamber of Commerce in France 1
American Civil Liberties Union 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American Conference for Democracy and Terms of Peace 1
American Conference for Democracy and Terms of Peace (1st : 1917) (New York, N.Y.) 1
American Embargo Conference (Organization) 1
American Friends Service Committee. Message Committee 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
American League to Limit Armaments 1
American National Red Cross 1
American Neutral Conference Committee 1
American Peace and Arbitration League 1
American Red Cross in France 1
American School of Classical Studies at Athens 1
American Union Against Militarism. Civil Liberties Bureau 1
Archaeological Institute of America 1
Associated Advertising Clubs of the World 1
Association to Abolish War 1
Atkinson family 1
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