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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

Anna Garlin Spencer Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-034
Overview Anna Carpenter Garlin Spencer was a minister, feminist, educator, pacifist, and writer on ethics and social problems. Spencer was the first woman in Rhode Island to be ordained and served as the minister of the Bell Street Chapel from 1891 to 1902. Spencer was active in the cause of women's rights for more than forty years and served as the president of the Rhode Island Equal Suffrage Association. Spencer's interest in pacifism also led her to prominent positions with the National Peace and...
Dates: 1830-1931

Margaret Bacon collection

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Identifier: HC.MC-1312
Overview This collection contains the papers and writings of Margaret Hope Bacon, a 20th century Quaker writer and historian. It includes research compiled on Edward Townsend, William Biddle, and Lucretia Mott, and also includes collections of poems and biographical writings.
Dates: 1933-2010

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 that...
Dates: 1836-1923

Emily Greene Balch Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-006
Abstract Emily Greene Balch (1867-1961) was the second U.S. woman to have won the Nobel Peace Prize. Balch embarked on her academic career in the economics and sociology department at Wellesley College. Balch's extracurricular work with the Women's Trade Union League and opposition to World War I resulted in dismissal from Wellesley, and thereafter she helped lead the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Called a "Citizen of the World," Balch worked for peace throughout her life--through...
Dates: 1842-1961; Majority of material found within 1875 - 1961

Dorothy Day Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Day, Dorothy
Abstract Collection consists of printed materials: leaflets, pamphlets, reprints, and a postcard reproduction of a wood-carved sculpture by Charles Wells (b. 1935) titled "Dorothy Day.".
Dates: Majority of material found within 1915-

Joseph A. and Ruth Dugdale Correspondence

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-032
Abstract Correspondence of Dugdale and his wife, Ruth Dugdale, both of whom were active in reform efforts such as the abolition of slavery and women's rights. Correspondents include Susan B. Anthony, Frederick Douglass, Thomas Garrett, William Lloyd Garrison, James Mott, Lucretia Mott, and Wendell Phillips.
Dates: 1841-1873

International Council of Women Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-International Council of Women
Abstract Collection is primarily printed correspondence, flyers, reports, and news clippings; correspondents include Elizabeth Cadbury.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1888-1947

Muriel Lester Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Lester, Muriel
Abstract Muriel Lester and her sister Doris created Kingsley Hall, in 1914 as a community center for the area residents. For 20 years, Muriel made Kingsley Hall the center of her work. In 1934 she became Ambassador-At-Large and later Traveling Secretary for the International Fellowship of Reconciliation [IFOR].
Dates: 1926-1968

MADRE Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-MADRE
Abstract Collection includes printed correspondence, pamphlets, newsletters, flyers.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1984-

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 11
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Women and peace -- History -- Sources 4
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Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 4
Baer, Gertrude 3
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 3
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 3
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 3
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Pye, Edith M. (Edith Mary) 3
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 2
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 2
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 2
Drevet, Camille 2
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 2
Jacobs, Aletta H. (Aletta Henriette), 1854-1929 2
Kellogg, Paul Underwood, 1879-1958 2
Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Ragaz, Clara 2
Ramondt-Hirschmann, Cor 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Sheepshanks, Mary, 1872-1958 2
Swanwick, Helena M. (Helena Maria), 1864-1939 2
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 2
Woman's Peace Party 2
Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957 1
Addams, John Huy, 1822?-1881 1
Allen, Clifford, 1889-1939 1
Anthony, Susan B. (Susan Brownell) 1
Bailey, Hannah J. (Hannah Johnston), 1839-1923 1
Bailey, Moses, 1892-1994 1
Balch, F. V. (Francis Vergnies), 1839-1898 1
Balch, Francis Noyes, 1873- 1
Bates, Katharine Lee, 1859-1929 1
Beard, Mary Ritter, 1876-1958 1
Biddle, William C. 1
Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 1
Bowen, Louise de Koven, 1859- 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Cadbury, Elizabeth Mary, 1858-1951 1
Calkins, Mary Whiton, 1863-1930 1
Carpenter family 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Cheever, Helen 1
Clark, Hilda 1
Coman, Katharine, 1857-1915 1
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame, 1878-1974 1
Day, Dorothy, 1897-1980 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
DiBrazza-Savorgnan, Cora Slocomb 1
Douglas, Alice May 1
Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895 1
Duchêne, Gabrielle 1
Dudley, Helena Stuart 1
Dugdale, Joseph A., 1810-1896 1
Duryea, Anne Sturges, -1940 1
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 1
Fletcher, John P. 1
Gage-Colby, Ruth 1
Garlin family 1
Garrett, Thomas, 1789-1871 1
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 1
Glücklich, Vilma 1
Gordon, Anna A. (Anna Adams), 1853-1931 1
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 1
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 1
Hertzka, Yella, 1873-1948 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 1
Horney, Karen, 1885-1952 1
Hudson, Manley O. (Manley Ottmer), 1886-1960 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Hull-House (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952 1
Innes, Kathleen Elizabeth Royds 1
International Council of Women 1
James, Ada L. 1
James, William 1
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 1
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 1
Karsten, Eleanor Daggett, -1946 1
Kelley, Florence, 1859-1932 1
Kellor, Frances, 1873-1952 1
Kind, Bessie 1
King-Hall, Stephen, Sir, 1893-1966 1
Kollontaĭ, A. (Aleksandra), 1872-1952 1
Lathrop, Julia Clifford, 1858-1932 1
Lester, Muriel, 1883-1968 1
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
Lloyd, Lola Maverick, 1875-1944 1
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 1
Lovett, Robert Morss, 1870-1956 1
Lowrie, Kathleen Jennison 1
MacDonald, James Ramsay, 1866-1937 1
Madre (Organization) 1
Marshall, Catherine E. 1
Mott, James, 1788-1868 1
Murray, Gilbert, 1866-1957 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
O'Hare, Kate Richards, 1877-1948 1
Pendleton, Ellen F. (Ellen Fitz), 1864-1936 1
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