Women and peace -- History -- Sources
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 76 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-National Council of Jewish Women
Dates: 1929-1959; Majority of material found within 1929-1940
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-National League of Women Voters
Overview This National League of Women Voters material is from its Department of International Cooperation to Prevent War which had representation on the National Committee on the Cause and Cure of War.
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Oakley, Violet
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
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Organization of American Women-Strict Neutrality
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Park, Alice Locke
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Pauling, Linus and Ava
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Philadelphia Women for Peace
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.
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Rhoads, Grace Evans