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League of Nations

 Organization

Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:

Massachusetts Joint Committee for a League of Free Nations Collected Records

 Collection — Othertype CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Massachusetts Joint Committee-League of Free Nations

National Committee on the Churches and the Moral Aims of the War Collected Records

 Collection — Othertype CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-National Committee on the Churches-Moral Aims of the War

Inazo Nitobe Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-107
Overview Inazo Nitobe (1862-1933) was a Japanese Quaker diplomat, agriculturist, and educator who sought to act as an emissary of understanding between Japan and Western nations. He was born in Morioka, Japan, in the waning days of feudal Japan and became a Christian during his studies in Sapporo. He was further educated at Tokyo University and in 1884 became one of the first Japanese students to study in the United States. He joined the Society of Friends in 1886, and in 1891, he married Mary...
Dates: 1890-1991

Rassemblement Universel pour la Paix [International Peace Campaign] Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Switzerland-Rassemblement universel pour la paix
Overview

Founded in September of 1935 by British parliamentarian Robert Cecil and French politician Pierre Cot, the Rassemblement Universel pour la Paix sought to mobilize public opinion in favor of peace, disarmament, and the League of Nations.

Dates: 1936-1942

Union of Democratic Control Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Union of Democratic Control
Overview

The Union of Democratic Control was founded in 1914 in London, England by an alliance of radical Liberal Party and Independent Labour Party members to protest Britain's decision to enter World War I. It became a well-respected and internationally known research organization, publishing many pamphlets about British national and colonial affairs. It was disbanded in 1966.

Dates: 1915-1966

Woman's Pro-League Council Collected Records

 Collection — Othertype CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Woman's Pro-League Council

World Peace Foundation Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-055
Overview In 1902, Edwin Ginn began publication of an International Library to promote knowledge about peace. In July 1910, he established the International School of Peace which, in December, became the World Peace Foundation. Its purpose was to promote better international relations and world order by preparing and distributing specialized literature, mostly to college and university libraries, and by holding conferences. It was closely allied with the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and...
Dates: 1910-1960

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Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 5
Peace -- Societies, etc. 2
Peace movements -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 2
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Peace -- Sources 2