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Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948

 Person

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

Rosika Schwimmer Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Schwimmer, Rosika
Overview

Rosika Schwimmer was a suffragist and feminist leader from Hungary who worked internationally. She founded several Hungarian societies for the advancement of trade unionism, land reform, feminism, female suffrage and pacifism and worked to promote peace during World War I. She helped to form a number of U.S. and international peace groups, including the Emergency Peace Federation, the Henry Ford Peace Expedition, and the Woman's Peace Party. She received the World Peace Prize in 1937.

Dates: 1914-1948

Helene Stöcker Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-035
Overview

Dr. Helene Stöcker (1869-1943) was one of the first woman students to enter a German University. In the 1920s she helped found Germany's first woman suffrage organization, and later the Bund für Mutterschutz (Protection of Motherhood). Dr. Stöcker immigrated to the United States in 1941 under the sponsorship of friends and colleagues in the peace movement.

Dates: 1897-1994; Majority of material found within 1913-1943

Woman's Peace Party Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-043-part I
Abstract Consists of general organizational files of the national office (in Chicago) such as meeting minutes and correspondence, as well as material from the State Branches. There may be some overlap between the files of the State Branches of the WPP and of what is in the State Branch files of WILPF [see Part II, Series B]. Includes minutes, speeches, and correspondence relating to the organization conference, Jan. 1915; executive board minutes (1915-1919); correspondence (1914-1919); and membership...
Dates: 1914-1920

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom

 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: 1915-2019

Women's Peace Union: U.S. Branch Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-044
Overview

The Women's Peace Union was founded in August 1921 to encourage the formation of a peace group to encompass all the women of the western hemisphere, to work for complete disarmament and the abolition of all constitutional and legal sanctions for war. Records in the Swarthmore College Peace Collection are those of the United States branch.

Dates: 1921-1940

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Subject
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 10
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 4
Women and peace 3
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Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 2
Feminists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifists 2
Peace 2
Peace -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Societies, etc. 2
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Women -- Suffrage -- History -- Sources 2
Aliens -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Chicago (Ill.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century 1
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Congresses and conventions 1
Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament 1
Disarmament -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Feminists 1
Feminists -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
Feminists -- Hungary -- History -- Sources 1
Feminists -- United States 1
Germany 1
Internationalists -- History -- Sources 1
Journalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Labor movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lawyers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lecturers -- United States -- Biography -- Sources 1
Mediation, International -- History -- Sources 1
Militarism 1
Militarism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Hungary -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- United States 1
Peace movements 1
Periodical editors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peru -- Politics and government -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Political refugees -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
Quaker women -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Social reformers -- United States 1
Social settlements -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- Sources 1
Socialist parties -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Students -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Suffragists 1
Suffragists -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
Suffragists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
United States 1
Women -- Political activity 1
Women -- Political activity -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
Women and peace -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Women pacifists -- History -- Sources 1
Women pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Women political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Women social reformers 1
Women social reformers -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
Women social reformers -- United States 1
Women social reformers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Congresses -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Peace -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Peace -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Sources 1
World tomorrow (Periodical) 1
Young democracy (Periodical) 1
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 1
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