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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

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 J. Bailey Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-005
Overview Hannah Johnston Bailey was a Quaker pacifist, suffragist, reformer,temperance leader, superintendent of the Department of Peace and Arbitration of the National Woman's Christian Temperance Union from 1887 to 1916, president and business manager of the Woman's Temperance Publication Association, the publishing arm of the WCTU, president of the Maine Woman Suffrage Association (1891-1899), and a member of the National American Woman Suffrage Association. Included in her papers is material...
Dates: 1836-1923

Katherine Devereux Blake Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Blake, Katherine Devereux
Abstract

Katherine Devereux Blake was a suffragist and peace activist through the first half of the twentieth century. She was a member of the Ford Peace Expedition in 1915-1916, served on the national board of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and its international executive board, and was the chief speaker for the Disarmament Caravan, which toured 9,000 miles in 1931.

Dates: 1911-1950

Elise Boulding Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Boulding, Elise
Dates: 1961-1975

Broomell-Cleghorn-Fisher Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-278
Overview

This collection contains material collected by Anna Pettit Broomell and primarily consists of the writings and correspondence of Broomell, Dorothy Canfield Fisher, and Sarah Cleghorn.

Dates: 1876-1967

Thalia Yaffey Stern Broudy Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Broudy, Thalia Yaffey Stern
Overview

Papers of a woman who has been active in the peace movement from the 1950s to the present day.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1961-2004

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

Codepink Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Codepink
Abstract

Includes letters, flyers, reports, printed emails, and materials from local branches.

Dates: Majority of material found within 2003-

Dorothy Detzer Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-086
Abstract

Dorothy Detzer was a peace activist, writer, and lobbyist. She served as the National Executive Secretary of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, 1924-1946.. Detzer influenced a Congressional investigation of the munitions industry, 1934-1936, and later wrote the book Appointment on the Hill, 1948, describing her two decades in Washington, D.C.

Dates: 1913-1981

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 52
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 1
 
Subject
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 36
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 24
Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 18
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 12
Suffragists -- United States -- History -- Sources 10
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Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 7
Quaker women -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 5
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 4
Feminists -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 4
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
United States 3
Women and peace 3
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 2
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Feminism -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifists 2
Quaker women 2
Socialists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 2
Women -- Societies and clubs -- History -- Sources 2
Women pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Women political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Women social reformers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- United States -- Sources 2
Aliens -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
American Literature -- New England 1
American Poetry -- Women authors 1
American fiction 1
American fiction -- Women authors 1
American poetry 1
American poetry -- 20th century 1
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Antinuclear movement 1
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Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Arab-Israeli conflict -- 1973-1993 -- Sources 1
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Courts of last resort -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Demonstrations -- United States -- Photographs 1
Demonstrations -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Sources 1
Direct action -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Documentary photography -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Economic conversion -- History -- Sources 1
Feminists -- Hungary -- History -- Sources 1
Feminists -- United States 1
Feminists -- United States -- Photographs 1
Free trade -- History -- Sources 1
Gay rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Government, Resistance to -- History -- Sources 1
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International relief -- Palestine 1
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Internationalists -- History -- Sources 1
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Jewish women -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Jewish women -- United States -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
Jewish-Arab relations -- History -- Sources 1
Labor movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lawyers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lesbians -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lesbians -- United States -- Photographs 1
Literature -- Women authors 1
Lobbying -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lobbyists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Manuscripts, American 1
Montessori method of education 1
Mothers -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Biography 1
Nuclear arms control -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Hungary -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- United States 1
Pacifists -- United States -- Photographs 1
Peace movements 1
Peace movements -- Florida -- Miami -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Georgia -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Peace walks and marches -- History -- Sources 1
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Language
English 52
Undetermined 1
 
Names
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 8
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 8
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 7
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 6
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 5
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Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 5
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 5
Baer, Gertrude 4
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 4
Henry Ford Peace Expedition (1915-1916) 4
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 4
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 4
Ballantyne, Edith 3
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 3
Boulding, Elise 3
Camp, Kay 3
Drevet, Camille 3
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 3
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 3
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 3
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 3
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 3
Woman's Peace Party 3
Woods, Amy 3
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947 3
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 2
American Friends Service Committee 2
American Union Against Militarism 2
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 2
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 2
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 2
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 2
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 2
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 2
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 2
Hartmann, George W. (George Wilfried), 1904-1955 2
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 2
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 2
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 2
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Lloyd, Lola Maverick, 1875-1944 2
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
National Council of Women of the United States 2
Park, Alice Locke 2
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 2
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 2
Starr, Ellen Gates 2
Steffens, Dorothy R. 2
Vernon, Mabel 2
Villard, Fanny Garrison, 1844-1928 2
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 2
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 2
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 2
War Resisters League 2
Warbasse, Agnes D. (Agnes Dyer), 1877-1945 2
Welles, Sumner, 1892-1961 2
Winsor, Mary, 1869-1956 2
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 2
Wold, Emma, 1871-1950 2
Women Strike for Peace 2
Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957 1
Accra Assembly (Organization) 1
Addams, John Huy, 1822?-1881 1
Albizu Campos, Pedro, 1891-1965 1
American Neutral Conference Committee 1
American Peace League 1
American Woman's Republic 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
Anti-Enlistment League 1
Armstrong, Florence A. (Florence Arzelia), 1881-1962 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Axelrod, Beverly 1
Baber, Zonia 1
Bailey, Hannah J. (Hannah Johnston), 1839-1923 1
Bailey, Moses, 1892-1994 1
Balabanoff, Angelica, 1878-1965 1
Barbusse, Henri, 1873-1935 1
Barker, Christine Ross 1
Baumgardt, David, 1890-1963 1
Berman, Aline 1
Blackwell, Alice Stone, 1857-1950 1
Blass, Dorothy 1
Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 1
Bowen, Louise de Koven, 1859- 1
Bowie, Walter Russell, 1882-1969 1
Boyer, Gaeta Wold 1
Brandt, Wilmer, 1920- 1
Breckinridge, Sophonisba P. (Sophonisba Preston), 1866-1948 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Broomell, Anna Pettit 1
Broudy, Thalia Stern 1
Brown, A. Barratt 1
Brown, George Edward, 1920-1999 1
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