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Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Helena M. Swanwick Collected Papers

Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Swanwick, Helena M.

Helena Maria Sickert was born in Germany and moved to England early on. She was an author, journalist, and lecturer involved in peace activism, feminism, and social justice. She became chair of the British Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and was a British delegate to the League of Nations. Her dream was that women, if they used their power, could make an end to war.

Dates: 1907-1938

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