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Jane Addams Collection

 Collection
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

Thalia Yaffey Stern Broudy Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Broudy, Thalia Yaffey Stern
Overview

Papers of a woman who has been active in the peace movement from the 1950s to the present day.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1961-2004

Francoise W. Douwes Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Douwes, Francoise Wilhelmina
Abstract

Douwes was a member of the Philadelphia branch of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1985-2005

From the Women of Philadelphia U.S.A. in Answer to the Friendly Address of the Women of Exeter, England, on the Subject of Peace

 Item
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-From the women of Philadelphia U.S.A.
Abstract Handwritten draft of a reply to an address from women of Exeter, England, in response to their plea urging their American sisters to help prevent war between England and the United States. This draft, of which the final version no longer exists, warns that a mother could sow the seed of blood-thirsty ambition in her son "when in his childish hours she gave him tiny weapons, and taught him how to mimic war's murderous game." Signed by Lucretia Mott. The reply, which was sent to England and is...
Dates: 1846

Alice Herz and Helga Herz Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Herz, Alice and Helga Herz
Abstract

Papers of a German mother and daughter who emigrated to the United States and were peace activists in the Detroit area; mother was the first American to immolate herself in protest of the Vietnam War.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1941-2002

Jessie Wallace Hughan Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-251
Abstract

Jessie Wallace Hughan (December 25, 1875 – April 10, 1955) was an American educator, social activist, and a radical pacifist. During her college days she was one of four co-founders of Alpha Omicron Pi, a national sorority for university women. She also was a founder and the first Secretary of the War Resisters League, established in 1923. For over two decades, she was a perennial candidate for political office on the ticket of the Socialist Party of America in her home state of New York.

Dates: 1870-1998

Jewish Women's Committee to End the Occupation of the West Bank and Gaza Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Jewish Women's Committee to End the Occupation-West Bank and Gaza
Overview

This small collection documents the efforts of the JWCEO to highlight the need for freedom in Palestine from Israeli occupation.

Dates: 1988-1993

Carla Brooks Johnston Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Johnston, Carla B.
Overview

Papers of Carla Johnston, who was active in politics, and in working for peace, in Massachusetts, as well as a writer of eight books.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1979-1987

Mary Kelsey Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Kelsey, Mary
Abstract Includes miscellaneous correspondence; two oversize scrapbooks (ca. 1914-1919) which contain correspondence (some with her relative, Kate Kelsey); articles and half-tone images from U.S. and foreign periodicals about World War I; small posters; sheet music; and material about Woodrow Wilson's 1916 presidential campaign and the Women's March for Woodrow Wilson in Washington D.C., ca. 1917; also small amounts of secondary material relating to the American Friends Service Committee, the...
Dates: 1914-1919

Dorothy Marder Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-233
Overview Dorothy Marder was a photographer and photojournalist, peace activist, Lesbian and Gay community member, counselor, and disabilities advocate. Her most extensive photographic work concerned women's peace activism (especially Women Strike for Peace), in the New York, New York area between the late 1960s through the 1980s Many of her photographs appeared in peace movement and alternative press publications. Marder photographed well-known peace activists, feminists, and political figures of the...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1971-1999

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Names
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 2
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
Drevet, Camille 2
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 2
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Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 2
War Resisters League 2
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 2
Women Strike for Peace 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 2
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947 2
Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957 1
Accra Assembly (Organization) 1
Addams, John Huy, 1822?-1881 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Anti-Enlistment League 1
Armstrong, Florence A. (Florence Arzelia), 1881-1962 1
Axelrod, Beverly 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Berman, Aline 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 1
Bowen, Louise de Koven, 1859- 1
Bowie, Walter Russell, 1882-1969 1
Boyer, Gaeta Wold 1
Brandt, Wilmer, 1920- 1
Breckinridge, Sophonisba P. (Sophonisba Preston), 1866-1948 1
Broudy, Thalia Stern 1
Burke, Ana del Pulgar 1
Campaign for World Government (Organization) 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Casanova, Margaret 1
Civil Defense Awareness (Organization : Boston, Mass.) 1
Clarke, Mary S., 1916- 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Coalition of Labor Union Women (U.S.). Detroit Chapter 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Davidov, Marv 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 1
Douwes, Francoise W. (Francoise Wilhelmina), 1923- 1
Dudley, Helena Stuart 1
Durant, Ariel 1
Eaby, Gail 1
Early, Frances H. 1
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 1
Finch, Henry Le Roy 1
Finch, Margaret Rockwell, 1921- 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Gitlin, Nancy 1
Glücklich, Vilma 1
Herrick, Scott 1
Herring, Frances W. 1
Hertzka, Yella, 1873-1948 1
Herz, Alice 1
Herz, Helga, 1912-2010 1
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Holtzman, Elizabeth, correspondent 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 1
Hudson, Manley O. (Manley Ottmer), 1886-1960 1
Hughan, Evelyn 1
Hull-House (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952 1
Identity House (New York, N.Y.) 1
Jacobs, Aletta H. (Aletta Henriette), 1854-1929 1
James, Ada L. 1
James, William, 1842-1910 1
Jeannette Rankin Brigade 1
Jewish Women's Committee to End the Occupation of the West Bank and Gaza 1
Johnston, Carla B. 1
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 1
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Kelley, Florence, 1859-1932 1
Kellogg, Paul Underwood, 1879-1958 1
Kellor, Frances, 1873-1952 1
Kelsey, Kate 1
Kelsey, Mary 1
Kovner, Jean 1
Kuenzli, Alfred E. (Alfred Eugene), 1923- 1
Landon, Alfred M. (Alfred Mossman), 1887-1987 1
Lathrop, Julia Clifford, 1858-1932 1
Layer, Frances Evans 1
Lens, Shirley 1
Lewis, Lucy Biddle, 1861- 1
Lloyd, Georgia, 1913- 1
Lovett, Robert Morss, 1870-1956 1
Marder, Dorothy, 1926-2007 1
Marsalka, Milada, 1904-2000 1
Marshall, Catherine E. 1
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 1
Medlock, Julie 1
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