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Mary Kelsey Collected Papers

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Kelsey, Mary


Includes miscellaneous correspondence; two oversize scrapbooks (ca. 1914-1919) which contain correspondence (some with her relative, Kate Kelsey); articles and half-tone images from U.S. and foreign periodicals about World War I; small posters; sheet music; and material about Woodrow Wilson's 1916 presidential campaign and the Women's March for Woodrow Wilson in Washington D.C., ca. 1917; also small amounts of secondary material relating to the American Friends Service Committee, the Fellowship of Reconciliation, the Arbitration and Peace Society of Pennsylvania, the American Union Against Militarism, the U.S. Democratic Party and the American Friends Reconstruction Unit.


  • Creation: 1914-1919


Biographical / Historical

Pacifist, suffragist, member of the Society of Friends in New York, relief worker with the American Friends Reconstruction Unit, executive secretary (1923-1925) of the Honfleur conferences (held in France).


0.5 linear ft. (6 linear in.)

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General Note

The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository for the papers of this individual.

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Archives, Personal Papers, And Manuscripts (Appm)
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