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Emily Greene Balch Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-006
Abstract Emily Greene Balch (1867-1961) was the second U.S. woman to have won the Nobel Peace Prize. Balch embarked on her academic career in the economics and sociology department at Wellesley College. Balch's extracurricular work with the Women's Trade Union League and opposition to World War I resulted in dismissal from Wellesley, and thereafter she helped lead the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Called a "Citizen of the World," Balch worked for peace throughout her...
Dates: 1842-1961; Majority of material found within 1875 - 1961

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

Mercedes M. Randall Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-110
Overview

Mercedes M. Randall was an early, and lifelong, member of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. She held many positions of responsibility in the organization, including chairmanship of the National Education Committee, and presidency of the Manhattan Branch. Randall was the first biographer of Nobel Peace Prize winner, Emily Greene Balch.

Dates: 1914-1977

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: 1915-2019

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Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 2
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Names
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 3
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 3
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame, 1878-1974 2
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 2
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 2
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Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 2
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 2
Ragaz, Clara 2
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 2
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Balch, F. V. (Francis Vergnies), 1839-1898 1
Balch, Francis Noyes, 1873- 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Bates, Katharine Lee, 1859-1929 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Calkins, Mary Whiton, 1863-1930 1
Camp, Kay 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Cheever, Helen 1
Clark, Hilda 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Coman, Katharine, 1857-1915 1
Denny, Ludwell, 1894-1970 1
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Duchêne, Gabrielle 1
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 1
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 1
Fowler, Eleanor 1
Frank, Libby 1
Frankfurter, Felix, 1882-1965 1
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 1
Gordon, Mitchell 1
Gulick, Sidney L. (Sidney Lewis), 1902-1988 1
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 1
Hinton, Carma 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Innes, Kathleen Elizabeth Royds 1
Ivey, Anne 1
Jacobs, Aletta H. (Aletta Henriette), 1854-1929 1
Johnson, Emily Cooper 1
Jouve, Andrée, 1884-1972 1
Karsten, Eleanor Daggett, -1946 1
Kellogg, Paul Underwood, 1879-1958 1
Kind, Bessie 1
Lowrie, Kathleen Jennison 1
Marston, Helen, 1892-1982 1
Midgley, Jane 1
Moore, Carol V. 1
Mueller, Melva 1
Pearson, Drew, 1897-1969 1
Pendleton, Ellen F. (Ellen Fitz), 1864-1936 1
People's Council of America for Democracy and Peace 1
Pye, Edith M. (Edith Mary) 1
Rainbolt, Rosemary 1
Ramondt-Hirschmann, Cor 1
Randell, Huldah W. 1
Riseman, Meta 1
Samuel, Pat 1
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 1
Scudder, Vida Dutton, 1861-1954 1
Sewall, May Wright, 1844-1920 1
Sheepshanks, Mary, 1872-1958 1
Sicherman, Barbara 1
Steffens, Dorothy R. 1
Taussig, Florence G. 1
Vernon, Mabel 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
Welles, Sumner, 1892-1961 1
White, Ella, active 1961 1
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 1
Woman's Peace Party 1
Wynner, Edith 1
Young Democracy (Organization) 1
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