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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. In...
Dates: 1889-1958

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 on...
Dates: 1881-1990; Majority of material found within 1907-1990

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 others;...
Dates: 1915-2019

Women's Peace Society Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-106
Overview 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 politically...
Dates: 1914-1933; Majority of material found within 1914-1933

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Names
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 2
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Camp, Kay 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
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Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 2
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 2
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Steffens, Dorothy R. 2
Wold, Emma, 1871-1950 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Abbott, Mary, pacifist 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Baber, Zonia 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Ballantyne, Edith 1
Barker, Christine Ross 1
Black, Elizabeth 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Boulding, Elise 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Chalmers, Ruth 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Cookson, Sybil, 1890- 1
Daljord, Stella Crossley 1
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 1
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 1
Elliot, Martha Helen 1
Fisher, Katharine Ward 1
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 1
Fowler, Eleanor 1
Frank, Libby 1
Frazier, Howard 1
Freeman, Ruth, 1901- 1
Gage-Colby, Ruth 1
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 1
Gray, Annie E. 1
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 1
Hasegawa, Marii 1
Hayes, Dorothy M. 1
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 1
Hinton, Carma 1
Holmes, Margaret 1
Holmes, Marian H. 1
Hommel, Dorothy O. 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Ivey, Anne 1
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 1
Libby, Faith Ward, 1902- 1
Lloyd, Lola Maverick, 1875-1944 1
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 1
Mackaye, Jessie Hardy 1
Mellor, Ruth 1
Midgley, Jane 1
Moore, Carol V. 1
Mueller, Melva 1
National Council of Women of the United States 1
Nichols, Ruth, 1901-1960 1
Nye, Gerald P. (Gerald Prentice), 1892-1971 1
Olmsted, Allen S. (Allen Seymour), 1888-1977 1
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 1
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 1
Samuel, Pat 1
Sewall, May Wright, 1844-1920 1
Shannon, K. Patricia 1
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 1
Starr, Ellen Gates 1
Stockwell, Maud C. 1
Surles, Flora Belle, 1887-1971? 1
Swarthmore College. Peace Collection 1
Thomas, Margaret Loring 1
Van Voris, Jacqueline 1
Vernon, Mabel 1
Villard, Fanny Garrison, 1844-1928 1
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 1
Warbasse, Agnes D. (Agnes Dyer), 1877-1945 1
Weideman, Elizabeth W. 1
Williams, Mary Wilhelmine, 1878-1944 1
Winsor, Mary, 1869-1956 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Pennsylvania Branch 1
Women's Peace Society 1
Woods, Amy 1
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947 1
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