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Jane Addams Peace Association


Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Art for World Friendship Records

Identifier: SCPC-DG-066

Art for World Friendship originated in 1946 as a project undertaken by the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. It was the first organization to exchange child art on an international level and was entirely run by volunteers.

Dates: 1946-1969

Committee for World Development and World Disarmament Records

Identifier: SCPC-DG-069

The Committee for World Development and World Disarmament was established in 1950 as a non-political, non-partisan, educational organization to provide a forum for information about world disarmament and world economic development. It was first initiated by the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (U.S. Section), as a project of the Jane Addams Peace Association; headquartered in New York, N.Y. The CWDWD ceased operations in 1970.

Dates: 1950-1970

Jane Addams Peace Association [JAPA] Records

Identifier: SCPC-DG-288

JAPA was formed in 1948; it's mission, carried out primarily through its yearly Children's Book Awards, is to deepen understanding of peace and justice for children and their adults.

Dates: 1919 - 2023; Majority of material found within 1985-2012

Dorothy Medders Robinson Papers

Identifier: SCPC-DG-127

Dorothy Medders Robinson was president of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, U.S. Section, from 1941 to 1946. She also served as the delegate to the WILPF International Congress in Luxembourg in 1946. Robinson was a chair of the Jane Addams Peace Association and the Jane Addams Hall of Fame Committee.

Dates: 1946-1978

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom

Identifier: SCPC-DG-043
Abstract Includes minutes, resolutions and general historical records; anniversary celebrations, committee minutes, literature and releases; office files from the legislative office, the finance and the executive director; includes miscellaneous records from branches, including New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania, among others; a large correspondence file includes general office correspondence as well as that of the National Organizational Secretary, the Washington Legislative Secretary, and...
Dates: 1915-

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Women and peace -- History -- Sources 2
Child artists -- History -- Sources 1
Children's art -- History -- Sources 1
Children's literature -- Awards -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 1