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Jane Addams Collection

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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

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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

Carrie Chapman Catt papers

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Identifier: BMC-M15
Overview Carrie Lane Chapman Catt (1859-1947) was an internationally recognized suffragist, and political activist. In 1900 Catt succeeded Susan B. Anthony as President of the National American Woman Suffrage Association, and remained in the position for four years. Catt founded the International Woman Suffrage Alliance in 1902 and served as its president for many years. During the 1930’s and 1940’s she was active in working against the Nazis, particularly their persecution of Jews. The Carrie...
Dates: 1840 - 1947
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

Children's Peace Petition Committee Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Children's Peace Petition Committee
Dates: ca.1916-1950

Committee on Militarism in Education Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-009
Abstract Includes minutes of the executive committee, annual reports, correspondence (1925-1940), financial records, form letters, articles and manuscripts, pamphlets, CME periodicals and other publications, photographs, and newspaper clippings. Subject files provide state-by-state coverage of the U.S. Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC), Citizens Military Training Corps (CMTC) and Civilian Conservation Corps, and congressional anti-conscription campaigns. Correspondents include Devere Allen,...
Dates: 1925-1940

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

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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

League of Nations Association Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-League of Nations Association
Overview

The American Association for International Cooperation and the League of Nations Non-Partisan Committee merged on January 10, 1923 to become the League of Nations Non-Partisan Association. This name was shortened in 1929 to become the League of Nations Association. The organization was inactive during WWII. After the war, it was revived as the United Nations Association.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1916, 1922-1945

Edwin D. Mead and Lucia Ames Mead Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-021
Overview Edwin D. Mead (1849-1937), and Lucia Ames Mead (1856-1936), were both leading pacifists, writers, and social reformers of the U.S. and international peace movement. Edwin Mead directed the work of the World Peace Foundation and participated in many international peace congresses. He was an American delegate to the International Peace Bureau. Mead helped found the School Peace League and was a prominent member of the American Peace League. Lucia Ames Mead was a leading member of many feminist...
Dates: 1876-1938

National Council for Prevention of War Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-023
Abstract

The National Council for Prevention of War (NCPW) was directed by J. Frederick Libby for many years; it lobbied Congress and created educational peace material, among other activities and campaigns.

Dates: 1921-1975

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 12
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Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 6
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 3
Militarism 2
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Militarism -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Women -- Suffrage -- History -- Sources 2
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Chicago (Ill.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century 1
Children and peace -- History -- Sources 1
Congresses and conventions 1
Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament 1
Disarmament -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Draft 1
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Feminists 1
Feminists -- United States 1
Feminists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Hell and the way out 1
International organization -- History -- Sources 1
Internationalists -- History -- Sources 1
Journalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Labor movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lecturers -- United States -- Biography -- Sources 1
Military education 1
Military education -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Militia 1
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Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- United States 1
Peace 1
Peace -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. 1
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 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
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Social reformers -- United States 1
Social settlements -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- Sources 1
Socialist parties -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Suffragists -- United States 1
Suffragists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
United States 1
United States -- Militia -- History -- Sources 1
Women -- Political activity -- United States 1
Women -- Suffrage -- United States 1
Women pacifists -- History -- Sources 1
Women pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Women political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Women social reformers -- United States 1
Women social reformers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Peace -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- 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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Names
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 9
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 7
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 6
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 6
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 5
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Baer, Gertrude 4
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 4
Drevet, Camille 4
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 4
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 4
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 4
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 3
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 3
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 3
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 3
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 3
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 3
Newton, Ray 3
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 3
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 3
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 3
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 3
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 3
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 3
Woman's Peace Party 3
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 3
Woods, Amy 3
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947 3
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 2
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 2
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 2
Committee on Militarism in Education (U.S.) 2
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 2
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 2
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 2
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 2
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 2
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 2
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 2
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 2
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 2
Morgan, Laura Puffer, 1874-1962 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 2
National Council of Women of the United States 2
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 2
Reynolds, Reginald, 1905-1958 2
Sewall, May Wright, 1844-1920 2
Starr, Ellen Gates 2
Swarthmore College. Peace Collection 2
Vernon, Mabel 2
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 2
Warbasse, Agnes D. (Agnes Dyer), 1877-1945 2
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 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, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
Alley, Alden Gifford 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
American Peace League 1
Armstrong, Eunice B. 1
Armstrong, Florence A. (Florence Arzelia), 1881-1962 1
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 1
Atkinson, Henry A. 1
Baber, Zonia 1
Balabanoff, Angelica, 1878-1965 1
Barbusse, Henri, 1873-1935 1
Barnes, Roswell P. (Roswell Parkhurst), 1901-1949 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Beverage, Albion P. 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Blackwell, Alice Stone, 1857-1950 1
Boeckel, Florence Brewer, 1885- 1
Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Bowen, Louise de Koven, 1859- 1
Boyer, Gaeta Wold 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Breckinridge, Sophonisba P. (Sophonisba Preston), 1866-1948 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Bromley, Dorothy Dunbar, 1896-1986 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Brown, A. Barratt 1
Burke, Ana del Pulgar 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
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