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Jane Addams Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-001
Overview

A world-famous social reformer; co-founded the first settlement house in America in 1889; championed many causes on behalf of the urban poor, such as protection of immigrants, child labor laws, industrial safety, juvenile courts, and recognition of labor unions; a leading figure in the movement for international peace; awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1931.

Dates: 1838-; Majority of material found within 1880-1935

Devere Allen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-053
Abstract

Author, editor, journalist and lecturer; advocate of internationalist pacifism; influential member of the Socialist Party in the 1930s; genealogist; recorder of Rhode Island history and lore; named Harold Devere Allen.

Dates: 1809-1978; Majority of material found within 1910-1955

Emily Greene Balch Papers

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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

Anna Melissa Graves Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-015
Abstract

Anna Melissa Graves was a writer, teacher, world traveler, and internationalist. From the 1920s to the 1940s Graves traveled through Africa, Central and South America, China, Europe, and the Middle East. She taught school in many of these places and maintained a voluminous correspondence with the teachers, acquaintances, and former students she met on her travels.

Dates: 1919-1953

Hannah Clothier Hull Papers

 Collection
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....
Dates: 1889-1958

Helene Stöcker Papers

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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

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Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
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Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
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Journalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Labor movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Pacifists -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
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Women -- Political activity 1
Women -- Political activity -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
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Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Women social reformers -- History -- Sources 1
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Women social reformers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
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World tomorrow (Periodical) 1
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English 5
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Names
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 5
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 5
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 4
Drevet, Camille 4
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 4
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Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 3
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 3
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 3
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 3
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 3
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 3
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 3
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 3
Woods, Amy 3
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 2
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 2
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 2
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 2
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Jacobs, Aletta H. (Aletta Henriette), 1854-1929 2
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Kellogg, Paul Underwood, 1879-1958 2
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
Lloyd, Lola Maverick, 1875-1944 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 2
Pye, Edith M. (Edith Mary) 2
Ragaz, Clara 2
Ramondt-Hirschmann, Cor 2
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 2
Reynolds, Reginald, 1905-1958 2
Scudder, Vida Dutton, 1861-1954 2
Sheepshanks, Mary, 1872-1958 2
Starr, Ellen Gates 2
Swarthmore College. Peace Collection 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Vernon, Mabel 2
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 2
Woman's Peace Party 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947 2
Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957 1
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Addams, John Huy, 1822?-1881 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Albizu Campos, Pedro, 1891-1965 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 1
Baber, Zonia 1
Balabanoff, Angelica, 1878-1965 1
Balch, F. V. (Francis Vergnies), 1839-1898 1
Balch, Francis Noyes, 1873- 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Barbusse, Henri, 1873-1935 1
Bates, Katharine Lee, 1859-1929 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Beard, Mary Ritter, 1876-1958 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Bowen, Louise de Koven, 1859- 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Brown, A. Barratt 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Calkins, Mary Whiton, 1863-1930 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Cheever, Helen 1
Clark, Hilda 1
Clark, Roderic Kendall 1
Coman, Katharine, 1857-1915 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame, 1878-1974 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Cunard, Nancy, 1896-1965 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Duchêne, Gabrielle 1
Dudley, Helena Stuart 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Elliot, Martha Helen 1
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 1
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 1
Engelbrecht, H. C. (Helmuth Carol), 1895-1939 1
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