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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-

Woman's Peace Party Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-043-part I
Abstract Consists of general organizational files of the national office (in Chicago) such as meeting minutes and correspondence, as well as material from the State Branches. There may be some overlap between the files of the State Branches of the WPP and of what is in the State Branch files of WILPF [see Part II, Series B]. Includes minutes, speeches, and correspondence relating to the organization conference, Jan. 1915; executive board minutes (1915-1919); correspondence (1914-1919); and membership...
Dates: 1914-1920

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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Names
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 2
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 2
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 2
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Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Wold, Emma, 1871-1950 2
Abbott, Mary, pacifist 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 1
Art for World Friendship (Organization) 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Baber, Zonia 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Barker, Christine Ross 1
Black, Elizabeth 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Blass, Dorothy 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brown, George Edward, 1920-1999 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
Chalmers, Ruth 1
Committee for World Development and World Disarmament 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Cranston, Alan, 1914-2000 1
Cumberson, Katherine D. 1
Daljord, Stella Crossley 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 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
Fulbright, J. William (James William), 1905-1995 1
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 1
Gray, Annie E. 1
Halpern, Seymour, 1913-1997 1
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 1
Hartke, Vance 1
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 1
Holmes, Marian H. 1
Hommel, Dorothy O. 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
International Committee of Women for Permanent Peace 1
International Congress of Women (1915) (Hague, Netherlands) 1
Jane Addams Peace Association 1
Jones, Dorothy B. 1
Karsten, Eleanor Daggett, -1946 1
Koch, Ed, 1924- 1
Kreig, Florence Ain 1
Lane, Margaret 1
Libby, Faith Ward, 1902- 1
Lloyd, Lola Maverick, 1875-1944 1
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 1
Mackaye, Jessie Hardy 1
McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922- 1
Morse, Wayne L. (Wayne Lyman), 1900-1974 1
National Council of Women of the United States 1
Nichols, Ruth, 1901-1960 1
Nye, Gerald P. (Gerald Prentice), 1892-1971 1
Proxmire, William 1
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 1
Reed, Donna, 1921-1986 1
Rees, Thomas M., 1925- 1
Sewall, May Wright, 1844-1920 1
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 1
Sobel, Roslyn 1
Starr, Ellen Gates 1
Stockwell, Maud C. 1
Surles, Flora Belle, 1887-1971? 1
Swarthmore College. Peace Collection 1
Thomas, Harriet P. 1
Thomas, Margaret Loring 1
Vernon, Mabel 1
Villard, Fanny Garrison, 1844-1928 1
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 1
Warbasse, Agnes D. (Agnes Dyer), 1877-1945 1
Williams, Mary Wilhelmine, 1878-1944 1
Williams, Ruth C. (Ruth Churchyard), 1856- 1
Winsor, Mary, 1869-1956 1
Woman's Peace Party 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Congress 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 1
Women's Peace Society 1
Woods, Amy 1
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947 1
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