Records, 1816-1838, 1911-1917.


Records, 1816-1838, 1911-1917.

MPS I: constitution, annual reports, circulars, catalogs of officers and members, and printed addresses and literature. MPS II: bulk of the collection is correspondence, 1911-1917. Also included are the constitution and by-laws, minutes (1915-1917), pamphlets and leaflets, and newspaper clippings. Correspondents include Daniel W. Abercrombie, Magnus W. Alexander, Fannie Fern Andrews, George H. Blakeslee, Arthur Deerin Call, Rose Dabney Forbes, Sidney L. Gulick, Henry S. Haskins, Jay William Hudson, Edwin D. Mead, Lucia Ames Mead, Robert Treat Paine, Bliss Perry, Harry Clinton Phillips, William H. Short, Benjamin Trueblood, Stephen F. Weston, and Erving Winslow.

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Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 (person)

Boston lecturer and writer on social and historical topics; Editor of the New England Magazine (1889-1901). From the description of Edwin Doak Mead letter to Mrs. Leland and Christmas card [manuscript], 1911 Dec 19 and n.d. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 299067309 Epithet: of Boston, Mass., USA; founder of the World Peace Federation British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000220.0x0002fa ...

Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 (person)

Trueblood, Benjamin Franklin, 1847-1916 (person)

Worcester, Noah, 1758-1837 (person)

Congregational clergyman with Unitarian views; editor of Christian disciple; of New Hampshire and Massachusetts; used Elias Monitor, Philo Pacificus, and other pseudonymns. From the description of Papers of Noah and Thomas Worcester, 1790-1835. (New Hampshire Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 70963941 Farmer, school teacher, minister known as "Father of the American Peace Movement." Founded the Massachusetts Peace Society and estallished the journal "The frien...

Abercrombie, Daniel Webster, 1853-1932 (person)

Hudson, Jay William, 1874- (person)

Andrews, Fennie Fern Phillips, 1867-1950, (person)

Perry, Bliss, 1860-1954 (person)

American educator, author and editor. From the description of Autograph letters signed (2), dated : Greensboro, Vt., 25 July 1904, and Boston, 10 October 1904, to Harry Harkness Flagler, 1904 Oct. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270674901 American educator, essayist, and editor of the Atlantic Monthlyfrom 1899-1909. From the description of Autograph letters signed (2) : Cambridge, Mass., to Edward Wagenknecht, 1936 Jan. 28 and 1938 Apr. 21. (Unknown). WorldCat...

Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 (person)

Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 (person)

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...

Alexander, Magnus W. (Magnus Washington), 1870-1932 (person)

Short, William H. (William Harrison), 1868-1935 (person)

Haskins, Henry S., (person)

Winslow, Erving, 1839-1922 (person)

Secretary, Anti-Imperialist League. From the description of Anti-Imperialist League papers, 1903-1922. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34366041 ...

Massachusetts Peace Society (corporateBody)

Massachusetts Peace Society (1816-1838)(MPS I) was organized chiefly by Noah Worcester in 1815; MPS I participated in the founding of the American Peace Society; was absorbed into the American Peace Society between 1820 and 1845. The Massachusetts Peace Society (1911-1917) (MPS II) was founded in 1911 as a branch of the American Peace Society and was active until 1917. The object of the society was to promote international good will and peace and to educate public opinion in favor of arbitration...

Weston, Stephen Francis, 1855-1935 (person)

Phillips, Harry Clinton, (person)

Call, Arthur Deerin, 1869-1941 (person)

Paine, Robert Treat, (person)

Blakeslee, George Hubbard, 1871-1954 (person)