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Jane Addams Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-001
Abstract The collection includes correspondence (1870-1935), speeches and publications by Jane Addams (some in manuscript form), articles about and other papers relating to Jane Addams, an extensive file of newspaper clippings, and a subject file of reference material used by Addams. There are also diary and engagement calendars, passports, visiting cards, reviews of her books, the Nobel Peace Prize medal, photographs, and family papers, particularly those of her father, John Huy Addams (1822?-1881)....

Devere Allen Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-053
Abstract Author, editor, journalist and lecturer; advocate of internationalist pacifism; influential member of the Socialist Party in the 1930s; genealogist; recorder of Rhode Island history and lore; named Harold Devere Allen.

American Arbitration Crusade Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Arbitration Crusade

American Committee for the Outlawry of War Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Committee for the Outlawry of War

American Conference for Democracy and Terms of Peace Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Conference for Democracy
Overview The People's Council of America for Democracy and Peace grew out of the First American Conference for Democracy and Terms of Peace, held in New York, May 1917. It was organized to work for an early and liberal peace at the end of the World War. It favored world organizations, and disapproved of conscription.

American Neutral Conference Committee Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Neutral Conference Committee

American Union Against Militarism Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-004
Abstract In 1915 a group of New York pacifists and near-pacifists organized the "Anti-militarism Committee" to combat the war spirit of the time. Activities included lobbying, publishing, a lecture campaign, and the establishment of a Civil Liberties Bureau. The most notable achievements were the work in the successful effort to avert war with Mexico in 1916 and the encouragement of opposition to peacetime conscription following World War I. The office was raided by the government and AUAM publications...

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...

Biddle family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-177
Overview This collection contains the papers of Philadelphia Quaker Owen Biddle (1737-1799), his son, Clement Biddle (1778-1856), and numerous descendants. Owen Biddle, a scientist and merchant, was a member of Philadelphia Monthly Meeting and helped in the establishment of Westtown School (1799). Owen Biddle's papers, 1772-1793, (Series 1) include correspondence, and journals, some of which relate to his Revolutionary War activities. Three of his letterbooks, 1778-1779, have been microfilmed. The...

Ellen Starr Brinton Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-051
Abstract Ellen Starr Brinton (1886-1954), Quaker, feminist and internationalist, served as the first curator of the Jane Addams Peace Collection (later the Swarthmore College Peace Collection) from 1935 until her retirement in 1951.

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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 12
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 10
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Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 6
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
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Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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Disarmament -- History -- Sources 2
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Feminists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
International cooperation -- History -- Sources 2
Internationalism -- History -- Sources 2
Militarism -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace 2
Peace -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 2
Women -- Suffrage -- History -- Sources 2
Women and peace 2
Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 2
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Chicago (Ill.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century 1
Cold War -- Sources 1
Communism -- United States 1
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Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Cuba -- Foreign relations -- United States 1
Disarmament 1
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Draft -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
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Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Educators -- United States -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
Feminists 1
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Kellogg-Briand Pact (1928 August 27) 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
Labor movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lecturers -- United States -- Biography -- Sources 1
Lobbyists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lynching 1
Mexico -- Foreign relations -- United States 1
Militarism 1
Military nursing -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists 1
Pacifists -- Czechoslovakia -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- United States 1
Peace -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. 1
Peace movements -- Europe -- History -- Sources 1
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Periodical editors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peru -- Politics and government -- 20th century -- Sources 1
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Quaker businesspeople 1
Quaker women 1
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Quaker women -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- 18th century -- Diaries 1
Quakers -- Austria 1
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Quakers -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
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Quakers -- Suffrage 1
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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