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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

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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Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 2
Baer, Gertrude 2
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
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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
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Balch, F. V. (Francis Vergnies), 1839-1898 1
Balch, Francis Noyes, 1873- 1
Bates, Katharine Lee, 1859-1929 1
Blackwell, Alice Stone, 1857-1950 1
Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 1
Bowen, Louise de Koven, 1859- 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Calkins, Mary Whiton, 1863-1930 1
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 1
Cheever, Helen 1
Clark, Hilda 1
Coman, Katharine, 1857-1915 1
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame, 1878-1974 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Duchêne, Gabrielle 1
Dudley, Helena Stuart 1
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 1
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 1
Glücklich, Vilma 1
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 1
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 1
Hertzka, Yella, 1873-1948 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 1
Hudson, Manley O. (Manley Ottmer), 1886-1960 1
Hull-House (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952 1
Innes, Kathleen Elizabeth Royds 1
International Peace Bureau 1
James, Ada L. 1
James, William, 1842-1910 1
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 1
Karsten, Eleanor Daggett, -1946 1
Kelley, Florence, 1859-1932 1
Kellor, Frances, 1873-1952 1
Kind, Bessie 1
Lathrop, Julia Clifford, 1858-1932 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
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
School Peace League 1
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 1
Scudder, Vida Dutton, 1861-1954 1
Sears, Amelia 1
Smith, Mary Rozet, -1934 1
Starr, Ellen Gates 1
Stevens, Alzina P. 1
Swanwick, Helena M. (Helena Maria), 1864-1939 1
Tarbell, Ida M. (Ida Minerva), 1857-1944 1
Taussig, Florence G. 1
Taylor, Lea Demarest 1
Vernon, Mabel 1
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 1
Webb, Beatrice, 1858-1943 1
Webb, Sidney, 1859-1947 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 1
Woods, Amy 1
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947 1
World Peace Foundation 1
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