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Milada Marsalka Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-217
Abstract

Milada Marsalka was a member of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, U.S. Section, active with the New Haven, Connecticut Branch. Marsalka worked for American-Soviet friendship and conversion of economy from military to civilian production. She was born in Czechoslovakia and later moved to the United States. Marsalka died in 1999 or 2000.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1965-1998

Mary Stone McDowell Collected Papers

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-McDowell, Mary Stone
Dates: 1914, 1918, 1945-1955

Edwin D. Mead and Lucia Ames Mead Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-021
Abstract 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

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

Laura Puffer Morgan Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Morgan, Laura Puffer
Abstract

Laura Puffer Morgan, throughout her lifetime, worked for organizations and movements that promoted peace, disarmament, world order and international understanding. She was an important analyst and writer on these issues for many periodicals.

Dates: 1926-1962

Movement for a New Society Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-154
Abstract Movement for a New Society began in 1971 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania as a national network of activists committed to building a nonviolent revolution. Movement for a New Society grew to be a community, based in several areas around the United States. While Movement for a New Society was always an activist organization, it was also a co-housing and/or communal society. Movement for a New Society collectives formed in the Boston/Northeast Region, the Mid-Atlantic Region, Tucson, Seattle,...
Dates: 1971-1988

Tracy D. Mygatt and Frances Witherspoon Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-089
Abstract Tracy Dickinson Mygatt (1885-1973) and Frances May Witherspoon (1886-1973) were prolific writers and absolute pacifists who worked together in movements for women's rights, world peace, civil liberties, and civil rights. Both women authored plays, articles, poems, sermons, and stories, individually and in collaboration. They were founders of the War Resisters League and later served as honorary chairs. Frances Witherspoon was a co-founder and Executive Secretary of the New York Bureau of...
Dates: 1835-1973; Majority of material found within 1911-1974

National Council of Jewish Women Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-National Council of Jewish Women
Dates: 1929-1959; Majority of material found within 1929-1940

National League of Women Voters Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-National League of Women Voters
Abstract

This National League of Women Voters material is from its Department of International Cooperation to Prevent War which had representation on the National Committee on the Cause and Cure of War.

Dates: 1919-

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

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 69
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 6
 
Subject
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 42
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 24
Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 18
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 12
Women and peace 11
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Suffragists -- United States -- History -- Sources 10
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 8
Women and peace -- United States 8
Quaker women -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
Antinuclear movement -- United States 5
United States 5
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 5
Antinuclear movement 4
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 4
Feminists -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 4
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 4
Peace movements -- United States 4
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
World War, 1914-1918 -- United States -- Sources 4
Antinuclear movement -- Great Britain 3
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Nuclear disarmament -- Great Britain 3
Nuclear weapons -- Great Britain 3
Peace -- Study and teaching 3
Quaker women 3
Quakers -- Social life and customs 3
Women and peace -- Great Britain 3
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 2
College students -- United States 2
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Education -- Pennsylvania 2
Feminism -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 2
Pacifists 2
Peace 2
Peace movements 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 2
Quakers -- Social service 2
Quakers -- Suffrage 2
Quakers -- Virginia 2
Schools -- Pennsylvania -- Bucks County 2
Socialists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Society of Friends -- Virginia 2
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 2
Universities and colleges -- Indiana 2
Universities and colleges -- Pennsylvania 2
Universities and colleges -- Pennsylvania -- Swarthmore 2
Universities and colleges -- Virginia 2
Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 2
Virginia -- History -- Sources 2
Voting -- Societies, etc 2
Voting -- United States 2
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 2
Women -- Political activity -- Societies, etc. 2
Women -- Political activity -- United States 2
Women -- Societies and clubs -- History -- Sources 2
Women -- Suffrage -- New York (State) 2
Women -- Suffrage -- Societies, etc. 2
Women -- Suffrage -- Virginia 2
Women pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Women political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Women social reformers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Abolitionists 1
African American women -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
Aliens -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
American Literature -- New England 1
American Poetry -- Women authors 1
American fiction 1
American fiction -- Women authors 1
American poetry 1
American poetry -- 20th century 1
Anti-communist movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Antimissile missiles -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Australia -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- England -- Berkshire 1
Antinuclear movement -- New Zealand -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Arab-Israeli conflict -- 1973-1993 -- Sources 1
Arms control -- History -- Sources 1
Authors and publishers -- United States 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence 1
Biochemists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Chicago (Ill.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century 1
Children and peace 1
Children's literature 1
Children's literature -- Awards -- History -- Sources 1
Church work with prisoners 1
Civil defense -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Clarke County (Va.) -- History -- Sources 1
Communal living -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conflict management -- Study and teaching 1
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Courts -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Language
English 74
Undetermined 1
 
Names
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 9
Addams, Jane, 1860-1935 8
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 8
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 8
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. International Office 7
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Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 6
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 5
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 5
Baer, Gertrude 4
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 4
Henry Ford Peace Expedition (1915-1916) 4
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 4
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 4
Woman's Peace Party 4
American Friends Service Committee 3
Ballantyne, Edith 3
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 3
Boulding, Elise 3
Camp, Kay 3
Drevet, Camille 3
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 3
Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp 3
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 3
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 3
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 3
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 3
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 3
Women Strike for Peace 3
Woods, Amy 3
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947 3
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 2
American Union Against Militarism 2
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 2
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 2
Chalmers, Ruth 2
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 2
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 2
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 2
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 2
Hartmann, George W. (George Wilfried), 1904-1955 2
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 2
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 2
International Peace Bureau 2
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 2
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Lewis, Lucy Biddle, 1861- 2
Lloyd, Lola Maverick, 1875-1944 2
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 2
Mary Elizabeth Pidgeon (1890-1979) 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
National Council of Women of the United States 2
Park, Alice Locke 2
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 2
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 2
Starr, Ellen Gates 2
Steffens, Dorothy R. 2
Vernon, Mabel 2
Villard, Fanny Garrison, 1844-1928 2
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 2
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 2
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 2
War Resisters League 2
Warbasse, Agnes D. (Agnes Dyer), 1877-1945 2
Welles, Sumner, 1892-1961 2
Winsor, Mary, 1869-1956 2
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 2
Wold, Emma, 1871-1950 2
Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957 1
Abrams, Grace Contrino 1
Abrams, Irwin, 1914-2010 1
Accra Assembly (Organization) 1
Addams, John Huy, 1822?-1881 1
Albizu Campos, Pedro, 1891-1965 1
American Friends Service Committee. Peace Section 1
American Neutral Conference Committee 1
American Peace League 1
American Woman's Republic 1
American Women for Peace 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
Anti-Enlistment League 1
Armstrong, Florence A. (Florence Arzelia), 1881-1962 1
Art for World Friendship (Organization) 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Axelrod, Beverly 1
Baber, Zonia 1
Baez, Joan 1
Bailey, Hannah J. (Hannah Johnston), 1839-1923 1
Bailey, Moses, 1892-1994 1
Balabanoff, Angelica, 1878-1965 1
Barbusse, Henri, 1873-1935 1
Barker, Christine Ross 1
Baumgardt, David, 1890-1963 1
Berman, Aline 1
Biddle family 1
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