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Another Mother for Peace Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-102
Abstract Another Mother for Peace was a women's peace group born from the antipathy to the war in Vietnam, based in Los Angeles, California. The stated purpose of this non-partison, non-profit organization was "to educate women to take an active role in eliminating war as a means of solving disputes between nations, people and ideologies." AMP closed its offices in January 1986.
Dates: 1964-1978; Majority of material found within 1964-1978

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

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 on...
Dates: 1881-1990; Majority of material found within 1907-1990

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 others;...
Dates: 1915-2019

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Camp, Kay 2
Steffens, Dorothy R. 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
American Woman's Republic 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
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Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Ballantyne, Edith 1
Blass, Dorothy 1
Boulding, Elise 1
Brown, George Edward, 1920-1999 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Carter, Arabella, 1867- 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Chalmers, Ruth 1
Cookson, Sybil, 1890- 1
Cranston, Alan, 1914-2000 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 1
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 1
Fowler, Eleanor 1
Frank, Libby 1
Frazier, Howard 1
Freeman, Ruth, 1901- 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
Halpern, Seymour, 1913-1997 1
Hartke, Vance 1
Hasegawa, Marii 1
Hayes, Dorothy M. 1
Hinton, Carma 1
Holmes, Margaret 1
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Ivey, Anne 1
Jones, Dorothy B. 1
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 1
Koch, Ed, 1924- 1
Kreig, Florence Ain 1
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 1
Lockwood, Belva Ann, 1830-1917 1
Love, Alfred H. (Alfred Harry), 1830-1913 1
McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922- 1
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 1
Mellor, Ruth 1
Midgley, Jane 1
Moore, Carol V. 1
Morse, Wayne L. (Wayne Lyman), 1900-1974 1
Mueller, Melva 1
National Equal Rights Party (U.S.) 1
Olmsted, Allen S. (Allen Seymour), 1888-1977 1
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 1
Proxmire, William 1
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 1
Reed, Donna, 1921-1986 1
Rees, Thomas M., 1925- 1
Samuel, Pat 1
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 1
Sewall, May Wright, 1844-1920 1
Shannon, K. Patricia 1
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 1
Sobel, Roslyn 1
United States. Supreme Court 1
Universal Peace Union 1
Van Voris, Jacqueline 1
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 1
Warbasse, Agnes D. (Agnes Dyer), 1877-1945 1
Weideman, Elizabeth W. 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Pennsylvania Branch 1
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