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Women Strike for Peace Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-115
Abstract

Women Strike for Peace came into existence on November 1, 1961, as a protest against atmospheric nuclear tests by the U.S. and the Soviet Union. By the late 1980s the national WSP office in Philadelphia closed, but the WSP legislative office and various WSP branches around the U.S. remained active through the 1990s.

Dates: 1961-1996

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom Records

 Collection
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-

Women's Peace Society Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-106
Abstract Women's Peace Society was not interested in using political or economic means to end what it termed "war-madness". Rather, its members chose educational methods such as handing out literature, participating in demonstrations, speaking at public events, and holding school contests. In August 1921, it sponsored a conference at Niagara Falls where it cooperated with Canadian peace women in starting the Women's Peace Union of the Western Hemisphere. The Women's Peace Union chose to work...
Dates: 1914-1933; Majority of material found within 1914-1933

Wood Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-192
Abstract

The Wood Family Papers contains papers from a Quaker family active in 19th century New York City Friends affairs, compiled by M. S. (Mary Sutton) Wood. Included are business correspondence concerning the printing house founded by Samuel Wood and his sons, correspondence from prominent Friends concerning work for social causes including abolition, freedmen, prisoners, First Day schools, and peace, and genealogical material, writings, and reminiscences by Mary S. Wood.

Dates: 1784-1874

Ann Wright Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-285
Abstract

Col. Ann Wright served in the U.S. military an as an ambassador before resigning her post in 2003 in protest over the war on Iraq. She since has traveled extensively, written a book and many articles, and had many speaking engagements as a peace activist.

Dates: 2003-2020

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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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