Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964

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Author, teacher, world traveler, internationalist; born in Baltimore, Maryland; assisted in relief work after World War I, in Europe, Asia, Africa and South America; active in leftist political circles; friend and benefactor of Víctor Raúl Haya de la Torre, a Peruvian political leader; member of Womens International League for Peace and Freeom; published books on her pacifism and internationalism.

From the description of Papers, 1919-1953. (Swarthmore College, Peace Collection). WorldCat record id: 19278053

Teacher and writer.

From the description of Anna Melissa Graves papers, 1921-1948, (bulk 1924-1934). (Wayne State University, Archives of Labor & Urban). WorldCat record id: 32321037

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creatorOf Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964. Papers, 1919-1953 [microform]. Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
creatorOf Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964. Papers, 1919-1953. Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
creatorOf Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963. Letters to Anna Melissa Graves, 1953-1961. Houghton Library
referencedIn Gannett, Lewis, 1891-1966. Papers, 1681-1966 (bulk 1900-1960) Houghton Library
referencedIn Eichel, Julius, 1896-. Papers, 1917-1980. Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
creatorOf Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964. Anna Melissa Graves papers, 1921-1948, (bulk 1924-1934). Wayne State University. Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs
creatorOf Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961. Emily Greene Balch papers, 1842-1979 1875-1961 (bulk) Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
creatorOf Eichel family. Collection, 1916- Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
referencedIn The Nation, records, 1879-1974 (inclusive), 1920-1955 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949. Papers, 1872-1949 Houghton Library
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associatedWith Addams, Jane, 1860-1935, person
associatedWith Albizu Campos, Pedro, 1891-1965, person
associatedWith Angell, Norman, 1874-1967, person
associatedWith Baer, Gertrude, person
associatedWith Balabanoff, Angelica, 1878-1965, person
associatedWith Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961, person
associatedWith Barbusse, Henri, 1873-1935, person
associatedWith Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988, person
associatedWith Brown, A. Barratt, person
associatedWith Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973, person
associatedWith Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947, person
associatedWith Clark, Roderic Kendall, person
associatedWith Cunard, Nancy, 1896-1965, person
associatedWith Drevet, Camille, person
associatedWith Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963. person
associatedWith Eichel family. family
correspondedWith Eichel, Julius, 1896- person
correspondedWith Gannett, Lewis, 1891-1966 person
associatedWith Goicochea, E. J., person
associatedWith Gollancz, Victor, 1893-1967, person
associatedWith Grimes, Louis Arthur, 1883- person
associatedWith Hartmann, George W. (George Wilfried), 1904-1955, person
associatedWith Haya de la Torre, Víctor Raúl, 1895-1979. person
associatedWith Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964, person
associatedWith Huebsch, B. W. (Benjamin W.), 1876-1964, person
associatedWith Kaufman, Abraham, person
associatedWith Kohn, Hans, 1891-1971, person
associatedWith Lévy, Blancy, person
associatedWith Ligt, Bart de, 1883-1938, person
associatedWith Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956, person
associatedWith Morgan, Angela, person
correspondedWith Nation (New York, N.Y. : 1865). corporateBody
associatedWith Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983, person
associatedWith Partido Aprista Peruano. corporateBody
associatedWith Reynolds, Reginald, 1905-1958, person
associatedWith Rolland, Marie Romain, person
associatedWith Romero James, Concha, person
associatedWith Royden, A. Maude (Agnes Maude), 1876-1956, person
associatedWith Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970, person
associatedWith Sánchez, Luis Alberto, 1900-1994, person
associatedWith Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948, person
associatedWith Sforza, Carlo, conte, 1872-1952, person
associatedWith Sidgwick, Ethel, 1877-1970, person
correspondedWith Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 person
associatedWith Wayne State University. Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs. corporateBody
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Women political activists--History--Sources
Women pacifists--History--Sources
Women and peace--History--Sources


Birth 1875

Death 1964





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SNAC ID: 46514843