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Dorothy Detzer Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-086
Abstract

Dorothy Detzer was a peace activist, writer, and lobbyist. She served as the National Executive Secretary of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, 1924-1946.. Detzer influenced a Congressional investigation of the munitions industry, 1934-1936, and later wrote the book Appointment on the Hill, 1948, describing her two decades in Washington, D.C.

Dates: 1913-1981

Edwin D. Mead and Lucia Ames Mead Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-021
Overview Edwin D. Mead (1849-1937), and Lucia Ames Mead (1856-1936), were both leading pacifists, writers, and social reformers of the U.S. and international peace movement. Edwin Mead directed the work of the World Peace Foundation and participated in many international peace congresses. He was an American delegate to the International Peace Bureau. Mead helped found the School Peace League and was a prominent member of the American Peace League. Lucia Ames Mead was a leading member of many feminist...
Dates: 1876-1938

Peoples Mandate Committee Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-109
Overview Peoples Mandate to Governments to End War was an international campaign begun on September 6, 1935, by the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom to express such overwhelming opposition to war that governments would not dare resort to it as a means of solving disputes between nations. By the end of the decade the Peoples Mandate became an independent organization, headed by Mabel Vernon, and focused on peace and connections between women and women's organizations in the...
Dates: 1935-1975; Majority of material found within 1935-1956

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-043
Abstract Includes minutes, resolutions and general historical records; anniversary celebrations, committee minutes, literature and releases; office files from the legislative office, the finance and the executive director; includes miscellaneous records from branches, including New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania, among others; a large correspondence file includes general office correspondence as well as that of the National Organizational Secretary, the Washington Legislative Secretary, and...
Dates: 1915-

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Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 3
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 3
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 2
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 2
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 2
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Welles, Sumner, 1892-1961 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American Peace League 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Armstrong, Florence A. (Florence Arzelia), 1881-1962 1
Art for World Friendship (Organization) 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Blackwell, Alice Stone, 1857-1950 1
Boyer, Gaeta Wold 1
Breckinridge, Sophonisba P. (Sophonisba Preston), 1866-1948 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946 1
Burke, Ana del Pulgar 1
Camp, Kay 1
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 1
Chalmers, Ruth 1
Committee for World Development and World Disarmament 1
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame, 1878-1974 1
Denny, Ludwell, 1894-1970 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Fowler, Eleanor 1
Frank, Libby 1
Frankfurter, Felix, 1882-1965 1
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 1
Gordon, Mitchell 1
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 1
Gulick, Sidney L. (Sidney Lewis), 1902-1988 1
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 1
Hinton, Carma 1
International Peace Bureau 1
Ivey, Anne 1
Jane Addams Peace Association 1
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 1
Landon, Alfred M. (Alfred Mossman), 1887-1987 1
Lewis, Lucy Biddle, 1861- 1
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 1
MacDonald, James Ramsay, 1866-1937 1
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 1
Midgley, Jane 1
Milholland, Vida 1
Moore, Carol V. 1
Mueller, Melva 1
Nasmyth, George William, 1882-1920 1
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 1
National Council of Women of the United States 1
Pearson, Drew, 1897-1969 1
Pendleton, Ellen F. (Ellen Fitz), 1864-1936 1
Peoples Mandate Committee (U.S.) 1
Peoples Mandate Committee for Inter-American Peace and Cooperation (U.S.) 1
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 1
Rainbolt, Rosemary 1
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 1
Randell, Huldah W. 1
Riseman, Meta 1
Samuel, Pat 1
School Peace League 1
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 1
Sewall, May Wright, 1844-1920 1
Sicherman, Barbara 1
Steffens, Dorothy R. 1
Swope, Mary Hill 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Vernon, Mabel 1
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 1
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 1
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 1
Warbasse, Agnes D. (Agnes Dyer), 1877-1945 1
Weller, George, 1907-2002 1
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 1
Woman's Peace Party 1
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947 1
World Peace Foundation 1
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