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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

William I. Hull Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-069
Overview William I. Hull, a Quaker pacifist, taught history at Swarthmore College from 1892 until his death in 1939. He was the Librarian of Friends Historical Library and also authored numerous books and articles, particularly on the subjects of Quakers in Holland, William Penn, peace, and international relations. The Papers contain correspondence (1900-1939), diaries (1892-1939), published and unpublished writings, papers relating to conferences and committees in which he participated, reference...
Dates: 1843-1939 (bulk 1900-1939)

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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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 3
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Women and peace -- History -- Sources 3
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Chicago (Ill.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century 1
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Names
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 3
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 3
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 2
Baer, Gertrude 2
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 2
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Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 2
Drevet, Camille 2
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 2
Jacobs, Aletta H. (Aletta Henriette), 1854-1929 2
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 2
Kellogg, Paul Underwood, 1879-1958 2
Pye, Edith M. (Edith Mary) 2
Ragaz, Clara 2
Ramondt-Hirschmann, Cor 2
Sheepshanks, Mary, 1872-1958 2
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 2
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 2
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 2
Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957 1
Addams, John Huy, 1822?-1881 1
American Peace League 1
American Peace Society 1
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Balch, F. V. (Francis Vergnies), 1839-1898 1
Balch, Francis Noyes, 1873- 1
Bates, Katharine Lee, 1859-1929 1
Billikopf, Jacob, 1883-1950 1
Blackwell, Alice Stone, 1857-1950 1
Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 1
Bowen, Louise de Koven, 1859- 1
Boynton, Percy Holmes, 1875-1946 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Butler, Thomas S. (Thomas Stalker), 1855-1928 1
Calkins, Mary Whiton, 1863-1930 1
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 1
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 1
Cheever, Helen 1
Church Peace Union 1
Clark, Hilda 1
Coman, Katharine, 1857-1915 1
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame, 1878-1974 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard), 1892-1976 1
Duchêne, Gabrielle 1
Dudley, Helena Stuart 1
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Flexner, Abraham, 1866-1959 1
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 1
Ginn, Edwin, 1838-1914 1
Glücklich, Vilma 1
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 1
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 1
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 1
Haskell, Henry S Allen ( Devere), 1891-1955 1
Hertzka, Yella, 1873-1948 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 1
Hudson, Manley O. (Manley Ottmer), 1886-1960 1
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 1
Hull-House (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952 1
Innes, Kathleen Elizabeth Royds 1
International Peace Bureau 1
International Peace Conference (2nd : 1907 : Hague, Netherlands) 1
James, Ada L. 1
James, William, 1842-1910 1
Jameson, J. Franklin (John Franklin), 1859-1937 1
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 1
Karsten, Eleanor Daggett, -1946 1
Kelley, Florence, 1859-1932 1
Kellor, Frances, 1873-1952 1
Kind, Bessie 1
Kirchwey, George W. (George Washington), 1855-1942 1
Lathrop, Julia Clifford, 1858-1932 1
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 1
Lovett, Robert Morss, 1870-1956 1
Lowrie, Kathleen Jennison 1
MacDonald, James Ramsay, 1866-1937 1
Marshall, Catherine E. 1
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Nasmyth, George William, 1882-1920 1
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 1
National Council of Women of the United States 1
Pendleton, Ellen F. (Ellen Fitz), 1864-1936 1
Penn, William, 1644-1718 1
People's Council of America for Democracy and Peace 1
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 1
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 1
Robins, Margaret Dreier 1
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 1
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