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Massachusetts Peace Society Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-020
Abstract The Massachusetts Peace Society was first formed in 1815, and a new organization reformed in 1911. The records of both groups have been combined here to form one archival collection. The Massachusetts Peace Society (MPS)was the second [third?] such society to form in America on December 28, 1815, organized primarily by Noah Worcester (1758-1837), a Unitarian minister. By 1819 the MPS had over 850 members, with branches established throughout the state and beyond. The MPS...
Dates: 1816-1917; Majority of material found within 1911-1917

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

New York Peace Society Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-026
Overview

The New York Peace Society was the first peace society in the United States beginning in 1815, and lasting in various incarnations until 1940.

Dates: 1818-1940; Majority of material found within 1906-1940

Woman's Peace Party Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-043-part I
Abstract Consists of general organizational files of the national office (in Chicago) such as meeting minutes and correspondence, as well as material from the State Branches. There may be some overlap between the files of the State Branches of the WPP and of what is in the State Branch files of WILPF [see Part II, Series B]. Includes minutes, speeches, and correspondence relating to the organization conference, Jan. 1915; executive board minutes (1915-1919); correspondence (1914-1919); and membership...
Dates: 1914-1920

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-043
Abstract Includes minutes, resolutions and general historical records; anniversary celebrations, committee minutes, literature and releases; office files from the legislative office, the finance and the executive director; includes miscellaneous records from branches, including New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania, among others; a large correspondence file includes general office correspondence as well as that of the National Organizational Secretary, the Washington Legislative Secretary, and...
Dates: 1915-2019

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Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 3
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Women and peace -- History -- Sources 3
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Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 3
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 3
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 3
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 3
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 3
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Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 3
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 2
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 2
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 2
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 2
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Sewall, May Wright, 1844-1920 2
Short, William H. (William Harrison), 1868-1935 2
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 2
Warbasse, Agnes D. (Agnes Dyer), 1877-1945 2
Woman's Peace Party 2
Abercrombie, Daniel Webster, 1853-1932 1
Alexander, Magnus W. (Magnus Washington), 1870-1932 1
American Peace League 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Blackwell, Alice Stone, 1857-1950 1
Blakeslee, George Hubbard, 1871-1954 1
Call, Arthur Deerin, 1869-1941 1
Camp, Kay 1
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 1
Cumberson, Katherine D. 1
Dodge, David Low, 1774-1852 1
Fowler, Eleanor 1
Frank, Libby 1
Gompers, Samuel, 1850-1924 1
Gordon, Lindley V. 1
Haskins, Henry S. 1
Hinton, Carma 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Hudson, Jay William, 1874- 1
International Committee of Women for Permanent Peace 1
International Congress of Women (1915) (Hague, Netherlands) 1
International Peace Bureau 1
Ivey, Anne 1
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 1
Karsten, Eleanor Daggett, -1946 1
Lane, Margaret 1
Levermore, Charles H. (Charles Herbert), 1856-1927 1
MacDonald, James Ramsay, 1866-1937 1
Massachusetts Peace Society 1
Midgley, Jane 1
Moore, Carol V. 1
Mueller, Melva 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
New York Peace Society (1815-1828) 1
New York Peace Society (1837-1844) 1
New York Peace Society (1844-18??) 1
New York Peace Society (1906-1940) 1
Paine, Robert Treat, 1900-1965 1
Peace Society of the City of New York 1
Perry, Bliss, 1860-1954 1
Phillips, Harry Clinton, 1880- 1
Samuel, Pat 1
School Peace League 1
Steffens, Dorothy R. 1
Straus, Oscar S. (Oscar Solomon), 1850-1926 1
Thomas, Harriet P. 1
Trueblood, Benjamin Franklin, 1847-1916 1
Weston, Stephen Francis, 1855-1935 1
Williams, Ruth C. (Ruth Churchyard), 1856- 1
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 1
Winslow, Erving, 1839-1922 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Congress 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 1
Worcester, Noah, 1758-1837 1
World Peace Foundation 1
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