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Irwin Abrams Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Abrams, Irwin
Abstract

Includes biographical and bibliographical information and photocopies of a small portion of Abrams published writings, including material about the Nobel Peace Prize, women Nobel Peace Prize winners, the Quaker peace testimony and the Nobel Peace Prize, Henri La Fontaine, and Carl von Ossietzky.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1948-

Jane Addams Collection

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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 J. Bailey Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-005
Overview Hannah Johnston Bailey was a Quaker pacifist, suffragist, reformer,temperance leader, superintendent of the Department of Peace and Arbitration of the National Woman's Christian Temperance Union from 1887 to 1916, president and business manager of the Woman's Temperance Publication Association, the publishing arm of the WCTU, president of the Maine Woman Suffrage Association (1891-1899), and a member of the National American Woman Suffrage Association. Included in her papers is material...
Dates: 1836-1923

Kay Camp Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-169
Abstract Katherine Lindsley Camp was born in 1918 [1919?], Mt. Kisco New York. She was a graduate of Swarthmore College (Class of 1940). Camp was elected president of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom in 1967, and served as international president, 1974-1980. In addition Camp was founder of the Citizens Bi-Racial Study Group; former president of the Pennsylvania Women's Political Caucus; made unsuccessful bid for Congress in 1972 on the Democratic ticket in...
Dates: 1955-2006

Lella Secor Florence Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-126
Abstract

Lella Secor Florence became a pacifist while serving as a journalist on the Henry Ford Peace Expedition (1915-1916) and then participated in several peace organizations focused on keeping the United States out of World War I. She was active in the British section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and in the birth control movement there and wrote Birth Control on Trial.

Dates: 1915-1936

A. Ruth Fry Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-046
Overview [Anna] Ruth Fry was an activist and a writer born into a prominent Quaker family in England. From 1914-1924, she served as general secretary of the Friends Relief Commission, which provided help for refugees and others ravaged by World War I. Fry wrote about her experiences in A Quaker Adventure (1926). She was also the first chairman of the Russian Famine Relief Fund in 1921. Fry went on to write numerous books, pamphlets and tracts, on a variety of Quaker and peace topics. She died on...
Dates: 1905-1957

Anna Melissa Graves Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-015
Abstract

Anna Melissa Graves was a writer, teacher, world traveler, and internationalist. From the 1920s to the 1940s Graves traveled through Africa, Central and South America, China, Europe, and the Middle East. She taught school in many of these places and maintained a voluminous correspondence with the teachers, acquaintances, and former students she met on her travels.

Dates: 1919-1953

Alice Herz and Helga Herz Collected Papers

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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

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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

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

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Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 24
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Suffragists -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
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Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 2
Feminists 2
United States 2
Women -- Political activity 2
Women pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Women social reformers 2
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Names
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 8
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 6
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 5
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 5
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 5
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Baer, Gertrude 4
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 4
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 4
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 4
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 4
Camp, Kay 3
Henry Ford Peace Expedition (1915-1916) 3
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 3
Lloyd, Lola Maverick, 1875-1944 3
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 3
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 3
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 3
Woods, Amy 3
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 2
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 2
Ballantyne, Edith 2
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 2
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 2
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 2
Drevet, Camille 2
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 2
Gage-Colby, Ruth 2
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 2
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 2
MacDonald, James Ramsay, 1866-1937 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
National Council of Women of the United States 2
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 2
Pye, Edith M. (Edith Mary) 2
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 2
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 2
Starr, Ellen Gates 2
Steffens, Dorothy R. 2
Swanwick, Helena M. (Helena Maria), 1864-1939 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Villard, Fanny Garrison, 1844-1928 2
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 2
War Resisters League 2
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 2
Wold, Emma, 1871-1950 2
Woman's Peace Party 2
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947 2
Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957 1
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 1
Abrams, Irwin, 1914-2010 1
Addams, John Huy, 1822?-1881 1
Albizu Campos, Pedro, 1891-1965 1
Albright, William A. 1
Allen, Clifford, 1889-1939 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American Neutral Conference Committee 1
American Peace League 1
American Union Against Militarism 1
Anti-Enlistment League 1
Baber, Zonia 1
Bailey, Hannah J. (Hannah Johnston), 1839-1923 1
Bailey, Moses, 1892-1994 1
Balabanoff, Angelica, 1878-1965 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Barbusse, Henri, 1873-1935 1
Barker, Christine Ross 1
Beard, Mary Ritter, 1876-1958 1
Beaton, Grace M. 1
Bjorgum, Elizabeth 1
Blackwell, Alice Stone, 1857-1950 1
Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 1
Boulding, Elise 1
Bowen, Louise de Koven, 1859- 1
Bowie, Walter Russell, 1882-1969 1
Brandt, Wilmer, 1920- 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brock-Utne, Birgit 1
Brown, A. Barratt 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
Campaign for World Government (Organization) 1
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 1
Casanova, Margaret 1
Chalmers, Ruth 1
Christiansen, Karin 1
Clark, Roderic Kendall 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Coalition of Labor Union Women (U.S.). Detroit Chapter 1
Columbia University. Oral History Research Office 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Cookson, Sybil, 1890- 1
Cunard, Nancy, 1896-1965 1
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