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Jane Addams Collection

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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

Emily Greene Balch Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-006
Abstract Emily Greene Balch (1867-1961) was the second U.S. woman to have won the Nobel Peace Prize. Balch embarked on her academic career in the economics and sociology department at Wellesley College. Balch's extracurricular work with the Women's Trade Union League and opposition to World War I resulted in dismissal from Wellesley, and thereafter she helped lead the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Called a "Citizen of the World," Balch worked for peace throughout her...
Dates: 1842-1961; Majority of material found within 1875 - 1961

Emergency Peace Campaign Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-012
Abstract Initiated in late 1935 by the American Friends Service Committee and other pacifists; originally planned as a two-year campaign to rally peace, religious, labor, African-American and student groups; aim was to organize a national campaign to promote peace principles in the face of preparation for war in Europe, and to keep the United States out of war; may have been preceded by the Emergency Peace Committee (1931-1933), though this has not been documented. The first EPC office opened in...
Dates: 1936-1937

Hannah Clothier Hull Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-016
Abstract Hannah Clothier Hull (1872-1958), was one of the founders of the Woman's Peace Party and the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. She served as a national officer of the WILPF for nearly forty years. Hull was also active in other social reform movements. A member of a well-to-do Quaker family, Hannah Clothier graduated from Swarthmore College in 1891. She first worked at a Philadelphia settlement house and then entered the graduate program in social work at Bryn Mawr College....
Dates: 1889-1958

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Baer, Gertrude 3
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 3
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 3
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 3
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 3
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Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 3
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
Drevet, Camille 2
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 2
Jacobs, Aletta H. (Aletta Henriette), 1854-1929 2
Kellogg, Paul Underwood, 1879-1958 2
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 2
Pye, Edith M. (Edith Mary) 2
Ragaz, Clara 2
Ramondt-Hirschmann, Cor 2
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Sheepshanks, Mary, 1872-1958 2
Starr, Ellen Gates 2
Vernon, Mabel 2
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 2
Woman's Peace Party 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 2
Woods, Amy 2
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947 2
Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957 1
Addams, John Huy, 1822?-1881 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 1
Baber, Zonia 1
Balch, F. V. (Francis Vergnies), 1839-1898 1
Balch, Francis Noyes, 1873- 1
Bates, Katharine Lee, 1859-1929 1
Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 1
Bowen, Louise de Koven, 1859- 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Butler, Smedley D. (Smedley Darlington), 1881-1940 1
Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957 1
Calkins, Mary Whiton, 1863-1930 1
Cheever, Helen 1
Clark, Hilda 1
Coman, Katharine, 1857-1915 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame, 1878-1974 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard), 1892-1976 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Duchêne, Gabrielle 1
Dudley, Helena Stuart 1
Eichelberger, Clark M. (Clark Mell), 1896-1980 1
Elliot, Martha Helen 1
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 1
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 1
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 1
Fisher, Katharine Ward 1
Fosdick, Harry Emerson 1
Glücklich, Vilma 1
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 1
Hertzka, Yella, 1873-1948 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Hommel, Dorothy O. 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 1
Hudson, Manley O. (Manley Ottmer), 1886-1960 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Hull, Cordell, 1871-1955 1
Hull-House (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952 1
Innes, Kathleen Elizabeth Royds 1
James, Ada L. 1
James, William, 1842-1910 1
Johnson, Edwin C. (Edwin Carl), 1884-1970 1
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 1
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 1
Karsten, Eleanor Daggett, -1946 1
Kelley, Florence, 1859-1932 1
Kellor, Frances, 1873-1952 1
Kind, Bessie 1
La Follette, Robert M. (Robert Marion), 1855-1925 1
Lathrop, Julia Clifford, 1858-1932 1
Libby, Faith Ward, 1902- 1
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
Lloyd, Lola Maverick, 1875-1944 1
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 1
Lovett, Robert Morss, 1870-1956 1
Lowrie, Kathleen Jennison 1
Marshall, Catherine E. 1
Mendenhall, William O. 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
National Council of Women of the United States 1
Newton, Ray 1
Nichols, Ruth, 1901-1960 1
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 1
Nye, Gerald P. (Gerald Prentice), 1892-1971 1
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 1
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