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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

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

Jane Addams Peace Association Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-043-JAPA
Abstract

Minutes (1949-), reports, form letters and memoranda, literature, financial records, and material relating to some of the projects supported by the association, including Art for World Friendship, Committee for World Development and World Disarmament, and Jane Addams Children's Book Award. Persons represented include Ruth Chalmers, executive director.

Dates: 1948-

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

Minute Women for Peace Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Minute Women for Peace
Dates: 1951-1953

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...
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...
Dates: 1915-2019

Women's Peace Society Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-106
Overview Women's Peace Society was not interested in using political or economic means to end what it termed "war-madness". Rather, its members chose educational methods such as handing out literature, participating in demonstrations, speaking at public events, and holding school contests. In August 1921, it sponsored a conference at Niagara Falls where it cooperated with Canadian peace women in starting the Women's Peace Union of the Western Hemisphere. The Women's Peace Union chose to work...
Dates: 1914-1933; Majority of material found within 1914-1933

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Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 3
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 2
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Camp, Kay 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
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Chalmers, Ruth 2
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 2
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 2
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Steffens, Dorothy R. 2
Wold, Emma, 1871-1950 2
Abbott, Mary, pacifist 1
American Woman's Republic 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
Art for World Friendship (Organization) 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Baber, Zonia 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Ballantyne, Edith 1
Barker, Christine Ross 1
Black, Elizabeth 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Blass, Dorothy 1
Boulding, Elise 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brown, George Edward, 1920-1999 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Carter, Arabella, 1867- 1
Committee for World Development and World Disarmament 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Cookson, Sybil, 1890- 1
Cranston, Alan, 1914-2000 1
Daljord, Stella Crossley 1
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 1
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 1
Elliot, Martha Helen 1
Fisher, Katharine Ward 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
Gray, Annie E. 1
Halpern, Seymour, 1913-1997 1
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 1
Hartke, Vance 1
Hasegawa, Marii 1
Hayes, Dorothy M. 1
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 1
Hinton, Carma 1
Holmes, Margaret 1
Holmes, Marian H. 1
Hommel, Dorothy O. 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Ivey, Anne 1
Jane Addams Peace Association 1
Jones, Dorothy B. 1
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 1
Koch, Ed, 1924- 1
Kreig, Florence Ain 1
Libby, Faith Ward, 1902- 1
Lloyd, Lola Maverick, 1875-1944 1
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 1
Lockwood, Belva Ann, 1830-1917 1
Love, Alfred H. (Alfred Harry), 1830-1913 1
Mackaye, Jessie Hardy 1
Massachusetts Minute Women for Peace 1
McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922- 1
Mellor, Ruth 1
Midgley, Jane 1
Minute Women for Peace 1
Moore, Carol V. 1
Morse, Wayne L. (Wayne Lyman), 1900-1974 1
Mueller, Melva 1
National Council of Women of the United States 1
National Equal Rights Party (U.S.) 1
New England Minute Women for Peace 1
Nichols, Ruth, 1901-1960 1
Nye, Gerald P. (Gerald Prentice), 1892-1971 1
Olmsted, Allen S. (Allen Seymour), 1888-1977 1
Proxmire, William 1
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 1
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 1
Reed, Donna, 1921-1986 1
Rees, Thomas M., 1925- 1
Samuel, Pat 1
Sewall, May Wright, 1844-1920 1
Shannon, K. Patricia 1
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 1
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