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Dorothy Detzer Papers

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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

Emergency Peace Campaign Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-012
Abstract Initiated in late 1935 by the American Friends Service Committee and other pacifists; originally planned as a two-year campaign to rally peace, religious, labor, African-American and student groups; aim was to organize a national campaign to promote peace principles in the face of preparation for war in Europe, and to keep the United States out of war; may have been preceded by the Emergency Peace Committee (1931-1933), though this has not been documented. The first EPC office opened in...
Dates: 1936-1937

Emergency Peace Federation Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Emergency Peace Federation
Overview

The Emergency Peace Federation was organized to oppose U.S. drift into the the first world war. In July 1917 the Federation merged with the People's Council of America for Democracy and Peace.

Dates: 1914-1917

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

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

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

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

National Council for Prevention of War Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-023
Abstract

The National Council for Prevention of War (NCPW) was directed by J. Frederick Libby for many years; it lobbied Congress and created educational peace material, among other activities and campaigns.

Dates: 1921-1975

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

Lydia G. Wentworth Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-041
Overview Lydia G. Wentworth, was a writer and ardent peace advocate who lived most of her life in Brookline, Massachusetts. Despite illness which confined her to bed for over thirty years, she carried on a prolific correspondence and contributed hundreds of articles to newspapers and magazines. Wentworth was on the advisory committee of the Women's Peace Society, and was a member of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, the Fellowship of Reconciliation, the Association to Abolish...
Dates: 1902-1947; Majority of material found within 1918-1947

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Names
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 8
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 8
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 7
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 7
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 6
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Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 6
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 5
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 5
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 5
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 5
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 5
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. International Office 5
American Friends Service Committee 4
Baer, Gertrude 4
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 4
Drevet, Camille 4
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 4
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 4
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 4
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 4
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 3
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 3
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 3
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 3
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 3
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 3
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 3
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 3
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 3
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 3
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 3
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 3
Newton, Ray 3
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 3
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 3
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 3
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 3
Swarthmore College. Peace Collection 3
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 3
Woods, Amy 3
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947 3
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 2
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 2
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 2
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 2
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 2
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 2
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 2
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 2
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 2
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 2
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 2
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 2
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 2
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 2
Hudson, Manley O. (Manley Ottmer), 1886-1960 2
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Lewis, Lucy Biddle, 1861- 2
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 2
Nasmyth, George William, 1882-1920 2
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 2
National Council of Women of the United States 2
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 2
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 2
People's Council of America for Democracy and Peace 2
Ponsonby, Arthur Ponsonby, Baron, 1871-1946 2
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 2
Reynolds, Reginald, 1905-1958 2
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 2
Royden, A. Maude (Agnes Maude), 1876-1956 2
Scudder, Vida Dutton, 1861-1954 2
Starr, Ellen Gates 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
Vernon, Mabel 2
Villard, Fanny Garrison, 1844-1928 2
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 2
Welles, Sumner, 1892-1961 2
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 2
Woman's Peace Party 2
World Peace Foundation 2
Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957 1
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Addams, John Huy, 1822?-1881 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Albizu Campos, Pedro, 1891-1965 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
Allen, Marie Hollister, 1893-1979 1
Alley, Alden Gifford 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American Conference for Democracy and Terms of Peace 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
American Neutral Conference Committee 1
American Peace League 1
American Union Against Militarism 1
American Union Against Militarism. Civil Liberties Bureau 1
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