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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

Belva Ann Lockwood Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-098
Overview Belva Ann McNall Lockwood (1830-1917), was the first woman attorney to practice before the Supreme Court. She personally lobbied members of Congress to pass a special act admitting women to the bar of the Court, and first practiced before the Court in 1879. Lockwood ran for the U.S. presidency in 1884 and 1888, being the first woman to have a complete, national campaign for that office. From the 1870s onward Lockwood was active with the radical peace group, the Universal Peace Union,...
Dates: 1878-1917, 1984, 1986, 1992

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

Minute Women for Peace Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Minute Women for Peace
Dates: 1951-1953

Mildred Scott Olmsted Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-082
Abstract Mildred Scott Olmsted, peace activist and suffragist, was born in Glenolden, Pennsylvania, in 1890. In 1922, Olmsted became Executive Secretary of the Pennsylvania Branch of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF). From 1934 onward she assumed national positions with the organization. In 1946, Olmsted became National Administrative Secretary and held that position (until her retirement in 1966. She remained active as Executive Director Emerita of WILPF and also served...
Dates: 1881-1990; Majority of material found within 1907-1990

Peace Links Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Peace Links
Abstract

Collection consists primarily of folders of printed materials titled: Celebrate Peace kit; Global Awareness kit; How to Talk to Your Children About Nuclear War; Library Project kit; Understanding the Soviets; Women in the Soviet Union study guide; Reach for Peace high school kit.

Dates: Majority of material found within ca. 1985-1988

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

Jeannette Rankin Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Rankin, Jeannette
Overview

Jeannette Rankin (1880-1973), was the first woman to serve in Congress (1917-1919). She was an active suffragist and later worked in peace organizations such as the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and the National Council for Prevention of War. Rankin founded the Georgia Peace Society in the 1940s, and led the Jeannette Rankin Brigade, an all-women's protest march against the Vietnam war shortly before her death.

Dates: 1917-2011

Cora Weiss Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-222
Overview Cora Weiss is a peace and social justice leader and activist. She is a supporter of the United Nations, an early member of Women Strike for Peace, a leader in the anti-Vietnam war movement in the United States. In the 1970s Weiss was the director of the Riverside Church (New York, NY) Disarmament Program. Weiss was also active with SANE, SANE/Freeze, Peace Action, and The Hague Appeal for Peace. Weiss became president of the International Peace Bureau in 2000. She has always been active in...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1960-

Mary Winsor Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Winsor, Mary
Dates: 1906-1951; Majority of material found within 1922-1947

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Names
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 6
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 4
Camp, Kay 3
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 3
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 3
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Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 3
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Ballantyne, Edith 2
Chalmers, Ruth 2
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 2
International Peace Bureau 2
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 2
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 2
Steffens, Dorothy R. 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 2
Welles, Sumner, 1892-1961 2
Women Strike for Peace 2
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 1
Accra Assembly (Organization) 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American Peace League 1
American Woman's Republic 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
Anti-Enlistment League 1
Armstrong, Florence A. (Florence Arzelia), 1881-1962 1
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 1
Art for World Friendship (Organization) 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Axelrod, Beverly 1
Baez, Joan 1
Berman, Aline 1
Blackwell, Alice Stone, 1857-1950 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Blass, Dorothy 1
Boulding, Elise 1
Boyer, Gaeta Wold 1
Brandt, Wilmer, 1920- 1
Breckinridge, Sophonisba P. (Sophonisba Preston), 1866-1948 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Broudy, Thalia Stern 1
Brown, George Edward, 1920-1999 1
Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946 1
Burke, Ana del Pulgar 1
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Carter, Arabella, 1867- 1
Clarke, Mary S., 1916- 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Codepink (Organization) 1
Coffin, William Sloane, Jr., 1924-2006 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Committee for World Development and World Disarmament 1
Committee of Liaison with Families of Servicemen Detained in North Vietnam 1
Cookson, Sybil, 1890- 1
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame, 1878-1974 1
Cranston, Alan, 1914-2000 1
Davidov, Marv 1
Denny, Ludwell, 1894-1970 1
Douwes, Francoise W. (Francoise Wilhelmina), 1923- 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Dugan, Christiana 1
Durant, Ariel 1
Eaby, Gail 1
Early, Frances H. 1
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 1
Ershova, Elena Nikolaevna 1
Falk, Richard A. 1
Federated Press 1
Finch, Henry Le Roy 1
Finch, Margaret Rockwell, 1921- 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Fonda, Jane, 1937- 1
Fowler, Eleanor 1
Frank, Libby 1
Frankfurter, Felix, 1882-1965 1
Frazier, Howard 1
Freeman, Ruth, 1901- 1
Friendshipment (Campaign) 1
Fulbright, J. William (James William), 1905-1995 1
Gage-Colby, Ruth 1
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 1
Gardner, Frank D. (Frank Duane), 1864-1963 1
Gardner, Lella Crum, -1956 1
Gitlin, Nancy 1
Gordon, Mitchell 1
Granny Peace Brigade 1
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 1
Gulick, Sidney L. (Sidney Lewis), 1902-1988 1
Haessler, Carl, 1888-1972 1
Haessler, Lucy Whitaker, 1904-1997 1
Hague Appeal for Peace 1
Halpern, Seymour, 1913-1997 1
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 1
Hartke, Vance 1
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