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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

Mary Winsor Collected Papers

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

Women Strike for Peace Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-115
Overview

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

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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-

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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 10
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 6
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 5
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
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Suffragists -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 2
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Civilian relief -- Sources 2
Antinuclear movement 1
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 1
Arms control -- History -- Sources 1
Authors, English -- History -- Sources 1
Charities -- France 1
Children's literature -- Awards -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Courts -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Courts of last resort -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Demonstrations -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Sources 1
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Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 5
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 3
Camp, Kay 3
Ballantyne, Edith 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
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Chalmers, Ruth 2
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 2
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 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
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 2
Accra Assembly (Organization) 1
Albright, William A. 1
Alliance universelle des femmes pour la paix par l'éducation (France) 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
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 1
Art for World Friendship (Organization) 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Axelrod, Beverly 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Beaton, Grace M. 1
Berman, Aline 1
Blackwell, Alice Stone, 1857-1950 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Blass, Dorothy 1
Boulding, Elise 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Brown, George Edward, 1920-1999 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946 1
Cadbury, Elizabeth Mary, 1858-1951 1
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Carter, Arabella, 1867- 1
Clarke, Mary S., 1916- 1
Codepink (Organization) 1
Committee for World Development and World Disarmament 1
Cookson, Sybil, 1890- 1
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame, 1878-1974 1
Cranston, Alan, 1914-2000 1
Denny, Ludwell, 1894-1970 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Eaby, Gail 1
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 1
Fellowship of Peace (Meadville, Pa.) 1
Fowler, Eleanor 1
Frank, Libby 1
Frankfurter, Felix, 1882-1965 1
Frazier, Howard 1
Freeman, Ruth, 1901- 1
Friends' Emergency & War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 1
Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 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
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 1
Gulick, Sidney L. (Sidney Lewis), 1902-1988 1
Halpern, Seymour, 1913-1997 1
Hartke, Vance 1
Hasegawa, Marii 1
Hayes, Dorothy M. 1
Henry Ford Peace Expedition (1915-1916) 1
Herring, Frances W. 1
Hinton, Carma 1
Holmes, Margaret 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 1
Hull, Cordell, 1871-1955 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
International Council of Women 1
International Peace Bureau 1
Ivey, Anne 1
Jane Addams Peace Association 1
Jones, Dorothy B. 1
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 1
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 1
Koch, Ed, 1924- 1
Kovner, Jean 1
Kreig, Florence Ain 1
Lens, Shirley 1
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 1
Lockwood, Belva Ann, 1830-1917 1
Love, Alfred H. (Alfred Harry), 1830-1913 1
MacDonald, James Ramsay, 1866-1937 1
Massachusetts Minute Women for Peace 1
McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922- 1
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 1
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