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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

George Nasmyth and Florence Nasmyth Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-057
Overview

George W. Nasmyth was educated at Cornell, Berlin, Gottingen, Heidelburg and Zurich. He dedicate his life to the cause of international understanding and peace. In 1919, he attended the Paris Peace Conference, and to organize the first meeting since the outbreak of the war of the World Alliance for Friendship Through the Churches. He died of a typhus infection at the age of 39, on September 20, 1920. Florence Nasmyth was a writer on peace issues.

Dates: 1911-1937

World Peace Foundation Records

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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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Chicago (Ill.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century 1
Feminists -- United States 1
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Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 2
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Holt, Hamilton, 1872-1951 2
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 2
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 2
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Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 2
Nasmyth, George William, 1882-1920 2
World Peace Foundation 2
Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957 1
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 1
Addams, John Huy, 1822?-1881 1
Association of Cosmopolitan Clubs in the American Universities 1
Aydelotte, Frank, 1880-1956 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Blakeslee, George Hubbard, 1871-1954 1
Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 1
Bowen, Louise de Koven, 1859- 1
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Dennett, Raymond, 1913-1961 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 1
Douglas, Dorothy W. (Dorothy Wolff), 1890-1968 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Dudley, Helena Stuart 1
Duggan, Stephen, 1870-1950 1
Eckstein, Anna B., 1868-1947 1
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 1
Estournelles de Constant, Paul-Henri-Benjamin Balluet, baron d', 1852-1924 1
Fayle, C. Ernest (Charles Ernest), 1881- 1
Ginn, Edwin, 1838-1914 1
Glücklich, Vilma 1
Goodrich, Leland M. (Leland Matthew), 1899-1990 1
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 1
Hero, Alfred O. (Alfred Olivier), 1924- 1
Hertzka, Yella, 1873-1948 1
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 1
Hopkins, J. A. H. (John Appleton Haven), 1872-1960 1
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 1
Hull-House (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952 1
International Federation of Students 1
International Library (Firm) 1
International School of Peace 1
Jacobs, Aletta H. (Aletta Henriette), 1854-1929 1
James, Ada L. 1
James, William, 1842-1910 1
Jones, S. Shepard (Samuel Shepard), 1909- 1
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 1
Kelley, Florence, 1859-1932 1
Kellogg, Paul Underwood, 1879-1958 1
Kellor, Frances, 1873-1952 1
Laidler, Harry W. (Harry Wellington), 1884-1970 1
Lathrop, Julia Clifford, 1858-1932 1
League of Nations 1
League to Enforce Peace (U.S.). Massachusetts Branch 1
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 1
Lovett, Robert Morss, 1870-1956 1
Marshall, Catherine E. 1
Morel, E. D. (Edmund Dene), 1873-1924 1
Nasmyth, Florence G. (Florence Gross) 1
Permanent Court of International Justice 1
Pye, Edith M. (Edith Mary) 1
Ragaz, Clara 1
Ramondt-Hirschmann, Cor 1
Rich, Raymond T. (Raymond Thomas), 1899-1959 1
Robins, Margaret Dreier 1
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 1
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 1
Sears, Amelia 1
Sheepshanks, Mary, 1872-1958 1
Smith, Mary Rozet, -1934 1
Starr, Ellen Gates 1
Stevens, Alzina P. 1
Suttner, Bertha von, 1843-1914 1
Swanwick, Helena M. (Helena Maria), 1864-1939 1
Tarbell, Ida M. (Ida Minerva), 1857-1944 1
Taylor, Lea Demarest 1
United Nations 1
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 1
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 1
Webb, Beatrice, 1858-1943 1
Webb, Sidney, 1859-1947 1
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 1
Woman's Peace Party 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 1
Woods, Amy 1
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947 1
World Alliance for International Friendship through the Churches 1
World Alliance for Promoting International Friendship Through the Churches 1
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