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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

Anna Garlin Spencer Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-034
Overview Anna Carpenter Garlin Spencer was a minister, feminist, educator, pacifist, and writer on ethics and social problems. Spencer was the first woman in Rhode Island to be ordained and served as the minister of the Bell Street Chapel from 1891 to 1902. Spencer was active in the cause of women's rights for more than forty years and served as the president of the Rhode Island Equal Suffrage Association. Spencer's interest in pacifism also led her to prominent positions with the National Peace and...
Dates: 1830-1931

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

Dorothy Day Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Day, Dorothy
Abstract

Collection consists of printed materials: leaflets, pamphlets, reprints, and a postcard reproduction of a wood-carved sculpture by Charles Wells (b. 1935) titled "Dorothy Day.".

Dates: Majority of material found within 1915-

Muriel Lester Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Lester, Muriel
Abstract

Muriel Lester and her sister Doris created Kingsley Hall, in 1914 as a community center for the area residents. For 20 years, Muriel made Kingsley Hall the center of her work. In 1934 she became Ambassador-At-Large and later Traveling Secretary for the International Fellowship of Reconciliation [IFOR].

Dates: 1926-1968

Helene Stöcker Papers

 Collection
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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Women social reformers -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
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Names
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 3
Baer, Gertrude 2
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 2
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 2
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Pye, Edith M. (Edith Mary) 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Swanwick, Helena M. (Helena Maria), 1864-1939 2
Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957 1
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 1
Addams, John Huy, 1822?-1881 1
Allen, Clifford, 1889-1939 1
Bailey, Hannah J. (Hannah Johnston), 1839-1923 1
Bailey, Moses, 1892-1994 1
Beard, Mary Ritter, 1876-1958 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 1
Bowen, Louise de Koven, 1859- 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Carpenter family 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Day, Dorothy, 1897-1980 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
DiBrazza-Savorgnan, Cora Slocomb 1
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 1
Douglas, Alice May 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Dudley, Helena Stuart 1
Duryea, Anne Sturges, -1940 1
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 1
Fletcher, John P. 1
Gage-Colby, Ruth 1
Garlin family 1
Glücklich, Vilma 1
Gordon, Anna A. (Anna Adams), 1853-1931 1
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 1
Hertzka, Yella, 1873-1948 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, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 1
Hull-House (Chicago, Ill.) 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
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 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
Lester, Muriel, 1883-1968 1
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
Lloyd, Lola Maverick, 1875-1944 1
Lovett, Robert Morss, 1870-1956 1
MacDonald, James Ramsay, 1866-1937 1
Marshall, Catherine E. 1
Murray, Gilbert, 1866-1957 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
Pethick-Lawrence, Emmeline, 1867- 1
Ponsonby, Arthur Ponsonby, Baron, 1871-1946 1
Quidde, Ludwig, 1858-1941 1
Ragaz, Clara 1
Ramondt-Hirschmann, Cor 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
Sheepshanks, Mary, 1872-1958 1
Sinclair, Upton, 1878-1968 1
Smedley, Agnes, 1892-1950 1
Smith, Mary Rozet, -1934 1
Springer, Brunold, 1873- 1
Starr, Ellen Gates 1
Stevens, Alzina P. 1
Tarbell, Ida M. (Ida Minerva), 1857-1944 1
Taylor, Lea Demarest 1
Trueblood, Benjamin Franklin, 1847-1916 1
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 1
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 1
Webb, Beatrice, 1858-1943 1
Webb, Sidney, 1859-1947 1
Wells, Charles, 1935- 1
Willard, Frances E. (Frances Elizabeth), 1839-1898 1
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 1
Woman's Christian Temperance Union. Department of Peace and Arbitration 1
Woman's Peace Party 1
Woman's Temperance Publication Association 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 1
Woods, Amy 1
Woolf, Leonard, 1880-1969 1
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