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Jane Addams Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-001
Overview

A world-famous social reformer; co-founded the first settlement house in America in 1889; championed many causes on behalf of the urban poor, such as protection of immigrants, child labor laws, industrial safety, juvenile courts, and recognition of labor unions; a leading figure in the movement for international peace; awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1931.

Dates: 1838-; Majority of material found within 1880-1935

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.

Dates: 1809-1978; Majority of material found within 1910-1955

American Union Against Militarism Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-004
Overview 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 American Union...
Dates: 1915 - 1922

Emergency Peace Federation Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Emergency Peace Federation
Overview

The Emergency Peace Federation was organized to oppose U.S. drift into the the first world war. In July 1917 the Federation merged with the People's Council of America for Democracy and Peace.

Dates: 1914-1917

Edwin D. Mead and Lucia Ames Mead Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-021
Overview Edwin D. Mead (1849-1937), and Lucia Ames Mead (1856-1936), were both leading pacifists, writers, and social reformers of the U.S. and international peace movement. Edwin Mead directed the work of the World Peace Foundation and participated in many international peace congresses. He was an American delegate to the International Peace Bureau. Mead helped found the School Peace League and was a prominent member of the American Peace League. Lucia Ames Mead was a leading member of many feminist...
Dates: 1876-1938

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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 2
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Chicago (Ill.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century 1
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
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Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Feminists -- United States 1
Feminists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Journalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Labor movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lecturers -- United States -- Biography -- Sources 1
Militarism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- United States 1
Peace -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 1
Periodical editors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Social reformers -- United States 1
Social settlements -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- Sources 1
Socialist parties -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Women pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Women social reformers -- United States 1
Women social reformers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
World tomorrow (Periodical) 1
Young democracy (Periodical) 1
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 1
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Names
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 3
Baer, Gertrude 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 2
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Drevet, Camille 2
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 2
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 2
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 2
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 2
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 2
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 2
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 2
Woman's Peace Party 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 2
Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957 1
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 1
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Addams, John Huy, 1822?-1881 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
American Peace League 1
American Union Against Militarism 1
American Union Against Militarism. Civil Liberties Bureau 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Blackwell, Alice Stone, 1857-1950 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Bowen, Louise de Koven, 1859- 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Dudley, Helena Stuart 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 1
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 1
Emergency Peace Federation (U.S.) 1
Engelbrecht, H. C. (Helmuth Carol), 1895-1939 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 1
Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 1
Glücklich, Vilma 1
Grant, Donald, 1889- 1
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 1
Gray, Philip, 1906- 1
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 1
Hallinan, Charles T. 1
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 1
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
Hertzka, Yella, 1873-1948 1
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 1
Hudson, Manley O. (Manley Ottmer), 1886-1960 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Hull-House (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Hunt, Dorothy H. 1
Hutchins, Grace 1
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952 1
Inman, Samuel Guy, 1877-1965 1
International Peace Bureau 1
Jacobs, Aletta H. (Aletta Henriette), 1854-1929 1
James, Ada L. 1
James, William, 1842-1910 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Keep America Out of War Congress 1
Kelley, Florence, 1859-1932 1
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