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Ellen Starr Brinton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-051
Abstract

Ellen Starr Brinton (1886-1954), Quaker, feminist and internationalist, served as the first curator of the Jane Addams Peace Collection (later the Swarthmore College Peace Collection) from 1935 until her retirement in 1951.

Dates: 1895-1980; Majority of material found within 1933-1954

Elihu Burritt Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-096
Overview Elihu Burritt was born on December 10, 1810, in New Britain, Connecticut, into a working class family. He attended school briefly, but was largely self-educated. Burritt became a blacksmith to support himself, but he continued to study languages at night. Word of his erudition spread; he became known as the "Learned Blacksmith", and was offered opportunities to speak in public. While writing a lecture on "The Anatomy of the Earth", he was so impressed by the interdependency of its parts that...
Dates: 1840-1965; Majority of material found within 1841-1878

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

International Council of Women Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-International Council of Women
Abstract

Collection is primarily printed correspondence, flyers, reports, and news clippings; correspondents include Elizabeth Cadbury.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1888-1947

George Nasmyth and Florence Nasmyth Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-057
Overview

George W. Nasmyth was educated at Cornell, Berlin, Gottingen, Heidelburg and Zurich. He dedicate his life to the cause of international understanding and peace. In 1919, he attended the Paris Peace Conference, and to organize the first meeting since the outbreak of the war of the World Alliance for Friendship Through the Churches. He died of a typhus infection at the age of 39, on September 20, 1920. Florence Nasmyth was a writer on peace issues.

Dates: 1911-1937

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Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 2
American Peace Society 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Association of Cosmopolitan Clubs in the American Universities 1
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Ballantyne, Edith 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Cadbury, Elizabeth Mary, 1858-1951 1
Camp, Kay 1
Carpenter, Mary, 1807-1877 1
Cederfeld, Benny 1
Douglas, Dorothy W. (Dorothy Wolff), 1890-1968 1
Fayle, C. Ernest (Charles Ernest), 1881- 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Holt, Hamilton, 1872-1951 1
Hopkins, J. A. H. (John Appleton Haven), 1872-1960 1
Hudson, Manley O. (Manley Ottmer), 1886-1960 1
International Council of Women 1
International Federation of Students 1
Jackson, E. W. 1
Kulka, Rosa 1
Laidler, Harry W. (Harry Wellington), 1884-1970 1
League of Universal Brotherhood 1
League to Enforce Peace (U.S.). Massachusetts Branch 1
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 1
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 1
Morel, E. D. (Edmund Dene), 1873-1924 1
Nasmyth, Florence G. (Florence Gross) 1
Nasmyth, George William, 1882-1920 1
Peace Congress (1st : 1848) (Brussels, Belgium) 1
Peace Congress (2nd : 1849) (Paris, France) 1
Peace Congress (3rd : 1850) (Frankfurt, Germany) 1
Portell-Vilá, Herminio, 1901-1992 1
Shaw, Paul Vanorden, 1898- 1
Swarthmore College. Peace Collection 1
Tiller, Phyllis M. 1
Trueblood, Benjamin Franklin, 1847-1916 1
Universal Peace Union 1
West, Benjamin, 1738-1820 1
Wheeler, Elizabeth A. 1
Wolkins, Lyra Trueblood 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 1
World Alliance for International Friendship through the Churches 1
World Alliance for Promoting International Friendship Through the Churches 1
World Peace Foundation 1
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