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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 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

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

Mary Kelsey Collected Papers

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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

Lola Maverick Lloyd Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Lloyd, Lola Maverick
Abstract

Collection includes printed correspondence, flyers, notices, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, conference notes, and newspaper reprints. Includes information about Rosika Schwimmer and the Ford Peace Expedition.

Dates: 1915-1944

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Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 24
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 17
Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Suffragists -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
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Quaker women -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Feminists -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 3
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifists 2
United States 2
Women and peace 2
Women pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Women social reformers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Aliens -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Chicago (Ill.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century 1
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Labor movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Pacifists -- United States 1
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Quaker women -- History -- Sources 1
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Social settlements -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- Sources 1
Socialists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States 1
United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union 1
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Women -- Political activity 1
Women -- Political activity -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Women -- Societies and clubs -- History -- Sources 1
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Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 7
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 5
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 5
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 5
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 4
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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
Baer, Gertrude 3
Camp, Kay 3
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 3
Henry Ford Peace Expedition (1915-1916) 3
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 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
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 2
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 2
Drevet, Camille 2
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 2
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 2
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 2
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Lloyd, Lola Maverick, 1875-1944 2
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
National Council of Women of the United States 2
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 2
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 2
Starr, Ellen Gates 2
Steffens, Dorothy R. 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
Addams, John Huy, 1822?-1881 1
Albizu Campos, Pedro, 1891-1965 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
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
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Brown, A. Barratt 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
Campaign for World Government (Organization) 1
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 1
Casanova, Margaret 1
Chalmers, Ruth 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
Daljord, Stella Crossley 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
DiBrazza-Savorgnan, Cora Slocomb 1
Douglas, Alice May 1
Dudley, Helena Stuart 1
Durant, Ariel 1
Duryea, Anne Sturges, -1940 1
Early, Frances H. 1
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 1
Elliot, Martha Helen 1
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 1
Emergency Peace Federation (U.S.) 1
Finch, Henry Le Roy 1
Finch, Margaret Rockwell, 1921- 1
Fisher, Katharine Ward 1
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