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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

Hannah Clothier Hull Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-016
Abstract Hannah Clothier Hull (1872-1958), was one of the founders of the Woman's Peace Party and the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. She served as a national officer of the WILPF for nearly forty years. Hull was also active in other social reform movements. A member of a well-to-do Quaker family, Hannah Clothier graduated from Swarthmore College in 1891. She first worked at a Philadelphia settlement house and then entered the graduate program in social work at Bryn Mawr College....
Dates: 1889-1958

Mildred Scott Olmsted Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-082
Abstract Mildred Scott Olmsted, peace activist and suffragist, was born in Glenolden, Pennsylvania, in 1890. In 1922, Olmsted became Executive Secretary of the Pennsylvania Branch of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF). From 1934 onward she assumed national positions with the organization. In 1946, Olmsted became National Administrative Secretary and held that position (until her retirement in 1966. She remained active as Executive Director Emerita of WILPF and also served...
Dates: 1881-1990; Majority of material found within 1907-1990

Helene Stöcker Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-035
Overview

Dr. Helene Stöcker (1869-1943) was one of the first woman students to enter a German University. In the 1920s she helped found Germany's first woman suffrage organization, and later the Bund für Mutterschutz (Protection of Motherhood). Dr. Stöcker immigrated to the United States in 1941 under the sponsorship of friends and colleagues in the peace movement.

Dates: 1897-1994; Majority of material found within 1913-1943

Helena M. Swanwick Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Swanwick, Helena M.
Overview

Helena Maria Sickert was born in Germany and moved to England early on. She was an author, journalist, and lecturer involved in peace activism, feminism, and social justice. She became chair of the British Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and was a British delegate to the League of Nations. Her dream was that women, if they used their power, could make an end to war.

Dates: 1907-1938

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Names
Baer, Gertrude 3
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 3
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 3
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 3
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 2
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Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 2
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 2
Gage-Colby, Ruth 2
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 2
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 2
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 2
Lloyd, Lola Maverick, 1875-1944 2
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 2
Pye, Edith M. (Edith Mary) 2
Starr, Ellen Gates 2
Swanwick, Helena M. (Helena Maria), 1864-1939 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 2
Woods, Amy 2
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947 2
Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957 1
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 1
Addams, John Huy, 1822?-1881 1
Allen, Clifford, 1889-1939 1
Baber, Zonia 1
Ballantyne, Edith 1
Beard, Mary Ritter, 1876-1958 1
Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 1
Boulding, Elise 1
Bowen, Louise de Koven, 1859- 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Camp, Kay 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Chalmers, Ruth 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Cookson, Sybil, 1890- 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Dudley, Helena Stuart 1
Elliot, Martha Helen 1
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 1
Fisher, Katharine Ward 1
Fletcher, John P. 1
Frazier, Howard 1
Freeman, Ruth, 1901- 1
Glücklich, Vilma 1
Hasegawa, Marii 1
Hayes, Dorothy M. 1
Hertzka, Yella, 1873-1948 1
Holmes, Margaret 1
Hommel, Dorothy O. 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 1
Horney, Karen, 1885-1952 1
Hudson, Manley O. (Manley Ottmer), 1886-1960 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Hull-House (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952 1
Jacobs, Aletta H. (Aletta Henriette), 1854-1929 1
James, Ada L. 1
James, William, 1842-1910 1
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 1
Kelley, Florence, 1859-1932 1
Kellogg, Paul Underwood, 1879-1958 1
Kellor, Frances, 1873-1952 1
King-Hall, Stephen, Sir, 1893-1966 1
Kollontaĭ, A. (Aleksandra), 1872-1952 1
Lathrop, Julia Clifford, 1858-1932 1
Libby, Faith Ward, 1902- 1
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
Lovett, Robert Morss, 1870-1956 1
MacDonald, James Ramsay, 1866-1937 1
Marshall, Catherine E. 1
Mellor, Ruth 1
Murray, Gilbert, 1866-1957 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
National Council of Women of the United States 1
Nichols, Ruth, 1901-1960 1
Nye, Gerald P. (Gerald Prentice), 1892-1971 1
Olmsted, Allen S. (Allen Seymour), 1888-1977 1
Pethick-Lawrence, Emmeline, 1867- 1
Ponsonby, Arthur Ponsonby, Baron, 1871-1946 1
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 1
Quidde, Ludwig, 1858-1941 1
Ragaz, Clara 1
Ramondt-Hirschmann, Cor 1
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 1
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 1
Robins, Margaret Dreier 1
Rolland, Romain, 1866-1944 1
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 1
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 1
Sanger, Margaret, 1879-1966 1
Sears, Amelia 1
Shannon, K. Patricia 1
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