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Emily Greene Balch Papers

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

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Dana Papers

Identifier: SCPC-DG-011

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Dana was a writer and pacifist who taught comparative literature at Columbia University from 1912 until 1917. Dana lost his teaching post as an opponent of American participation in World War I. Dana continued to advocate civil liberties and the rights of conscientious objectors.

Dates: 1914-1950

Edwin D. Mead and Lucia Ames Mead Papers

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

Woman's Peace Party Records

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

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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Women and peace -- History -- Sources 4
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 4
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 4
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 3
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 3
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 3
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Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 3
Woman's Peace Party 3
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 2
Karsten, Eleanor Daggett, -1946 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Sewall, May Wright, 1844-1920 2
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 2
Warbasse, Agnes D. (Agnes Dyer), 1877-1945 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
American Peace League 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Balch, F. V. (Francis Vergnies), 1839-1898 1
Balch, Francis Noyes, 1873- 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Bates, Katharine Lee, 1859-1929 1
Blackwell, Alice Stone, 1857-1950 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Bridges, Harry, 1901- 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Browning, Hilda 1
Calkins, Mary Whiton, 1863-1930 1
Camp, Kay 1
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 1
Cheever, Helen 1
Citizens Victory Committee for Harry Bridges 1
Civil Rights Congress (U.S.) 1
Clark, Hilda 1
Coman, Katharine, 1857-1915 1
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame, 1878-1974 1
Cumberson, Katherine D. 1
Dana, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1881-1950 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 1
Drevet, Camille 1
DuchĂȘne, Gabrielle 1
Dunn, Robert W. (Robert Williams), 1895- 1
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 1
Fowler, Eleanor 1
Frank, Libby 1
Goldman, Emma, 1869-1940 1
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 1
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 1
Hinton, Carma 1
Innes, Kathleen Elizabeth Royds 1
International Committee of Women for Permanent Peace 1
International Congress of Women (1915) (Hague, Netherlands) 1
International Peace Bureau 1
Ivey, Anne 1
Jacobs, Aletta H. (Aletta Henriette), 1854-1929 1
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 1
Kellogg, Paul Underwood, 1879-1958 1
Kind, Bessie 1
Lane, Margaret 1
League for Democratic Control (U.S.) 1
Lowrie, Kathleen Jennison 1
MacDonald, James Ramsay, 1866-1937 1
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 1
Midgley, Jane 1
Moore, Carol V. 1
Mueller, Melva 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
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 1
Pendleton, Ellen F. (Ellen Fitz), 1864-1936 1
People's Council of America for Democracy and Peace 1
Pye, Edith M. (Edith Mary) 1
Ragaz, Clara 1
Ramondt-Hirschmann, Cor 1
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 1
Samuel, Pat 1
School Peace League 1
Scudder, Vida Dutton, 1861-1954 1
Sheepshanks, Mary, 1872-1958 1
Smith, Rennie, b. 1888 1
Steffens, Dorothy R. 1
Taussig, Florence G. 1
Thomas, Harriet P. 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Vernon, Mabel 1
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 1
Williams, Ruth C. (Ruth Churchyard), 1856- 1
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Congress 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 1
World Peace Foundation 1
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