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Heloise Brainerd Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Brainerd, Heloise
Overview Heloise Brainerd was connected with the Pan American Union in Washington, D.C. from 1909 to 1935. In 1935 Brainerd became the chair of the Committee on the Americas, and chair of the Division of Inter-American Work, for the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Brainerd's goal was to draw women from Latin America into the peace movement, and to do this she traveled widely in the Americas. Brainerd was made Honorary Vice President of the U.S. Section of the WILPF in 1954.
Dates: 1900-1971

Elihu Burritt Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-096
Overview Elihu Burritt was born on December 10, 1810, in New Britain, Connecticut, into a working class family. He attended school briefly, but was largely self-educated. Burritt became a blacksmith to support himself, but he continued to study languages at night. Word of his erudition spread; he became known as the "Learned Blacksmith", and was offered opportunities to speak in public. While writing a lecture on "The Anatomy of the Earth", he was so impressed by the interdependency of its parts that he...
Dates: 1840-1965; Majority of material found within 1841-1878

Kay Camp Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-169
Abstract Katherine Lindsley Camp was born in 1918 [1919?], Mt. Kisco New York. She was a graduate of Swarthmore College (Class of 1940). Camp was elected president of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom in 1967, and served as international president, 1974-1980. In addition Camp was founder of the Citizens Bi-Racial Study Group; former president of the Pennsylvania Women's Political Caucus; made unsuccessful bid for Congress in 1972 on the Democratic ticket in...
Dates: 1955-2006

Gerhard Elston Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-165
Overview Gerhard Elston served as an officer or staff member in many peace and international organizations including as Executive Director for Amnesty Internationl USA (1978-1981), board member of Clergy and Laity Concerned, Bread for the World, American Christians for the Abolition of Torture, and the American Civil Liberties Union. He died suddenly in 1992 at the age of 68.
Dates: 1849-1992

George Nasmyth and Florence Nasmyth Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-057
Overview George W. Nasmyth was educated at Cornell, Berlin, Gottingen, Heidelburg and Zurich. He dedicate his life to the cause of international understanding and peace. In 1919, he attended the Paris Peace Conference, and to organize the first meeting since the outbreak of the war of the World Alliance for Friendship Through the Churches. He died of a typhus infection at the age of 39, on September 20, 1920. Florence Nasmyth was a writer on peace issues.
Dates: 1911-1937

Mary Hays Weik Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Weik, Mary Hays
Dates: 1954-1963

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Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Asian Studies Association 1
Association of Cosmopolitan Clubs in the American Universities 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Ballantyne, Edith 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Bread for the World (Organization) 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Camp, Kay 1
Carpenter, Mary, 1807-1877 1
Center for Ethics & Society 1
Christianity and Crisis, Inc. 1
Christians Associated for Relationships with Eastern Europe (U.S.) 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Douglas, Dorothy W. (Dorothy Wolff), 1890-1968 1
Elston, Gerhard 1
Fayle, C. Ernest (Charles Ernest), 1881- 1
Holt, Hamilton, 1872-1951 1
Hopkins, J. A. H. (John Appleton Haven), 1872-1960 1
Hudson, Manley O. (Manley Ottmer), 1886-1960 1
International Federation of Students 1
International Work Group on Death, Dying, and Bereavement 1
Jackson, E. W. 1
Laidler, Harry W. (Harry Wellington), 1884-1970 1
League of Universal Brotherhood 1
League to Enforce Peace (U.S.). Massachusetts Branch 1
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 1
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 1
Morel, E. D. (Edmund Dene), 1873-1924 1
Nasmyth, Florence G. (Florence Gross) 1
Nasmyth, George William, 1882-1920 1
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America 1
Peace Congress (1st : 1848) (Brussels, Belgium) 1
Peace Congress (2nd : 1849) (Paris, France) 1
Peace Congress (3rd : 1850) (Frankfurt, Germany) 1
Planetary Initiative for the World We Choose 1
Survival International U.S.A. 1
Theology in the Americas (Organization) 1
Weik, Mary Hays, 1898- 1
World Alliance for International Friendship through the Churches 1
World Alliance for Promoting International Friendship Through the Churches 1
World Peace Foundation 1
World Student Federation. U.S. Committee 1
World University Service 1
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