Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936

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Pacifist and suffragist, Mead devoted much of her life to social reform. She served as president of the Massachusetts Woman Suffrage Association (1903-1909) and supported many other organizations, including the Women's Municipal League, the Women's Educational and Industrial Union (Boston), the Consumers' League, the NAACP, and the American Civil Liberties Union. She was also vice president of the National Council for the Prevention of War, a director of the American Peace Society, and secretary of the American committee of the League for Permanent Peace. For additional biographical information, see Notable American Women, 1607-1950 (1971).

From the description of Papers in the Woman's Rights Collection, 1870-1921 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232008710

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creatorOf Holt, Frederick Holford, 1867-1929. Frederick and Lillian Holt Peace Expedition papers, 1915-1917. University of Michigan
referencedIn Catharine Waugh McCullouch papers in the Mary Earhart Dillon collection, 1869-1945 Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Brooks, John Graham, 1846-1938. Papers of John Graham Brooks, 1845-1938 (bulk 1900-1938). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958. Papers, 1889-1958. Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
referencedIn Boston Women's Trade Union League. Records, 1923-1933 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Papers of John Graham Brooks, 1805-1938 (bulk 1900-1938) Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
creatorOf Woman's Peace Party. Collected records, 1914-1920. Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
creatorOf Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950,. Records of the New York Peace Society, 1818-1940 bulk 1906-1940. Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
referencedIn Ames, Charles H., fl. 1889. Letter to the Riverside Press, 1889 July 29. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Woman's rights collection, 1853-1958 Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Kitchelt, Florence Ledyard Cross, 1874-1961. Papers, 1885-1961 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937. Papers of Edwin D. Mead and Lucia Ames Mead, 1876-1938. Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
referencedIn Evans, Elizabeth Glendower, 1856-1937. Papers, 1859-1944 (inclusive), 1882-1944 (bulk). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Papers of Elizabeth Glendower Evans, 1859 (1882-1944) Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Dennett, Mary Ware, 1872-1947. Papers: Series III, 1909-1942 (inclusive) [microform]. Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Wentworth, Lydia G., b. 1858. Papers, 1902-1947 1918-1947 (bulk). Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
creatorOf Massachusetts Peace Society. Records, 1816-1838, 1911-1917. Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
creatorOf Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936. Papers in the Woman's Rights Collection, 1870-1921 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Sunderland, Jabez Thomas, 1842-1936. Jabez Thomas Sunderland papers, 1868-1936. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Arthur Ernest Morgan papers concerning Edward Bellamy, 1912-1944. Houghton Library
creatorOf Massachusetts Peace Society. Records, 1816-1838, 1911-1917 [microform]. Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
referencedIn Jabez Thomas Sunderland Papers, 1868-1936 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.). Records, 1921-1975. Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
creatorOf Bailey, Hannah J. (Hannah Johnston), 1839-1923. Papers, 1858-1923. Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
creatorOf Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section. Records, 1920-1999. Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
creatorOf Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961. Emily Greene Balch papers, 1842-1979 1875-1961 (bulk) Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
creatorOf Harris, William Torrey, 1835-1909. Correspondence, 1874-1924. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company contracts, 1831-1979 (inclusive) 1880-1940 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Papers, 1874-1945 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Massachusetts Peace Society (1911-1917). Records, 1911-1917. Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
referencedIn Papers, 1869-1945 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
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associatedWith Ames, Charles H., fl. 1889. person
associatedWith Bailey, Hannah J. (Hannah Johnston), 1839-1923. person
associatedWith Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961. person
associatedWith Boston Women's Trade Union League. corporateBody
associatedWith Brooks, John Graham, 1846-1938. person
associatedWith Catharine Gouger (Waugh) McCullouch, 1862-1945 person
associatedWith Dennett, Mary Ware, 1872-1947. person
associatedWith ELIZABETH GLENDOWER (GARDINER) EVANS, 1856-1937 person
associatedWith Evans, Elizabeth Glendower, 1856-1937. person
associatedWith Harris, William Torrey, 1835-1909. person
associatedWith Holt, Frederick Holford, 1867-1929. person
associatedWith Houghton Mifflin Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958. person
associatedWith John Graham Brooks, 1846-1938 person
associatedWith Kitchelt, Florence Ledyard Cross, 1874-1961. person
associatedWith MARY (WARE) DENNETT person
associatedWith Massachusetts Peace Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Massachusetts Peace Society (1911-1917) corporateBody
associatedWith Massachusetts Woman Suffrage Association. corporateBody
associatedWith McCulloch, Catharine Waugh, b. 1862. person
associatedWith Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937. person
correspondedWith Morgan, Arthur Ernest, 1878-1975 person
associatedWith National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Sunderland, Jabez Thomas, 1842-1936. person
associatedWith Wentworth, Lydia G., b. 1858. person
associatedWith Woman's Peace Party. corporateBody
associatedWith Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section. corporateBody
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Birth 1856

Death 1936

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