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Frederick J. and Faith Ward Libby Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-087
Overview

Frederick J. Libby (1874-1970) was a pacifist, writer, speaker and fundraiser. He was the founder of the National Council for Prevention of War, 1921-1970. Faith Ward Libby (1902-1984) was also a peace activist and member of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. The two married in 1932. This collection contains their personal correspondence.

Dates: 1909-1969; Majority of material found within 1931-1969

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

A. J. Muste Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-050
Overview A.J. Muste (1885-1967), was ordained a minister in the Dutch Reformed Church, but later (1917), he became a member of the Society of Friends. During World War I, Muste's refusal to abandon his pacifist position led to his forced resignation from the Central Congregational Church in Newtonville, Massachusetts. Muste's involvement as a labor organizer began in 1919 when he led strikes in the textile mills of Lawrence, Massachusetts. He became the director of the Brookwood Labor College in...
Dates: 1920-1967

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American Friends Service Committee 1
American Peace League 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
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Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Blackwell, Alice Stone, 1857-1950 1
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 1
Frankel, Morton 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 1
International Peace Bureau 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 1
Kennan, George F. (George Frost), 1904-2005 1
Lens, Sidney 1
Libby, Faith Ward, 1902- 1
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
MacDonald, James Ramsay, 1866-1937 1
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 1
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
Nasmyth, George William, 1882-1920 1
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 1
National Council of Women of the United States 1
Rapoport, Anatol, 1911-2007 1
Roszak, Theodore, 1933-2011 1
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 1
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 1
School Peace League 1
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 1
Sobell, Morton 1
Sterner, Beverly 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Van Dusen, Henry P. (Henry Pitney), 1897-1975 1
War Resisters League 1
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 1
Woman's Peace Party 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 1
World Peace Foundation 1
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