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Edwin D. Mead and Lucia Ames Mead Papers

Identifier: SCPC-DG-021
Abstract 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

George Nasmyth and Florence Nasmyth Papers

Identifier: SCPC-DG-057

George W. Nasmyth was educated at Cornell, Berlin, Gottingen, Heidelburg and Zurich. He dedicate his life to the cause of international understanding and peace. In 1919, he attended the Paris Peace Conference, and to organize the first meeting since the outbreak of the war of the World Alliance for Friendship Through the Churches. He died of a typhus infection at the age of 39, on September 20, 1920. Florence Nasmyth was a writer on peace issues.

Dates: 1911-1937

World Peace Foundation Records

Identifier: SCPC-DG-055
Abstract In 1902, Edwin Ginn began publication of an International Library to promote knowledge about peace. In July 1910, he established the International School of Peace which, in December, became the World Peace Foundation. Its purpose was to promote better international relations and world order by preparing and distributing specialized literature, mostly to college and university libraries, and by holding conferences. It was closely allied with the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and...
Dates: 1910-1960

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Association of Cosmopolitan Clubs in the American Universities 1
Aydelotte, Frank, 1880-1956 1
Blackwell, Alice Stone, 1857-1950 1
Blakeslee, George Hubbard, 1871-1954 1
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 1
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Dennett, Raymond, 1913-1961 1
Douglas, Dorothy W. (Dorothy Wolff), 1890-1968 1
Duggan, Stephen, 1870-1950 1
Eckstein, Anna B., 1868-1947 1
Estournelles de Constant, Paul-Henri-Benjamin Balluet, baron d', 1852-1924 1
Fayle, C. Ernest (Charles Ernest), 1881- 1
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 1
Ginn, Edwin, 1838-1914 1
Goodrich, Leland M. (Leland Matthew), 1899-1990 1
Hero, Alfred O. (Alfred Olivier), 1924- 1
Hopkins, J. A. H. (John Appleton Haven), 1872-1960 1
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 1
International Federation of Students 1
International Library (Firm) 1
International Peace Bureau 1
International School of Peace 1
Jones, S. Shepard (Samuel Shepard), 1909- 1
Laidler, Harry W. (Harry Wellington), 1884-1970 1
League of Nations 1
League to Enforce Peace (U.S.). Massachusetts Branch 1
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 1
MacDonald, James Ramsay, 1866-1937 1
Morel, E. D. (Edmund Dene), 1873-1924 1
Nasmyth, Florence G. (Florence Gross) 1
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 1
National Council of Women of the United States 1
Permanent Court of International Justice 1
Rich, Raymond T. (Raymond Thomas), 1899-1959 1
School Peace League 1
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 1
Suttner, Bertha von, 1843-1914 1
United Nations 1
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 1
Woman's Peace Party 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. International Office 1
World Alliance for International Friendship through the Churches 1
World Alliance for Promoting International Friendship Through the Churches 1
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