Papers, 1902-1947 1918-1947 (bulk).


Wentworth, Lydia G., b. 1858. Papers, 1902-1947 1918-1947 (bulk).

Papers, 1902-1947 1918-1947 (bulk).

Includes correspondence with friends, newspaper editors and organizations; also manuscripts, printed articles, poems, and clippings. Correspondents include Emily Green Balch, Dorothy Detzer, John Haynes Holmes, Jessie Wallace Hughan, Frederick J. Libby, Lucia Ames Mead, Arthur Ponsonby, Sydney Strong, and Fanny Garrison Villard.

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Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 (person)

Pacifist and worker for social reform, Balch was involved in many humanitarian and civic organizations, including the Boston Women's Trade Union League and the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. From the description of Papers, 1915-1947 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232007140 Peace leader. President of Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, U.S. Section (1928-1933). Received Nobel Peace Prize (1946). ...

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...

Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 (person)

Jessie Wallace Hughan, educator, pacifist and socialist, helped to establish the Anti-Enlistment League (1915), belonged to the Fellowship of Reconciliation, and assisted in the founding of the War Resisters League, for which she worked throughout her life. From the description of Collection, 1905-1955. (Swarthmore College, Peace Collection). WorldCat record id: 28297239 ...

Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 (person)

American clergyman and reformer. From the description of The voice of God is calling : autograph poem signed, 1930 Nov. 13. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269557327 John Haynes Homes (1879-1964) was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and raised near Boston, Massachusetts. He graduated from Harvard College in 1902 and Harvard Divinity School in 1904. He received honorary doctorates from Benares Hindu University, Rollins College, and Meadville Theological School. He served as...

Wentworth, Lydia G., 1858- (person)

B. 1858; author; advocate for pacifism, socialism, and feminism; lived most of her life in Brookline, Massachusetts; d. 1947. From the description of Papers, 1902-1947 1918-1947 (bulk). (Swarthmore College, Peace Collection). WorldCat record id: 20661572 ...

Strong, Sydney, 1860-1938 (person)

American pacifist; observer at the Geneva Disarmament Conference. From the description of Sydney Strong newsletters, 1932-1933. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754867867 Congregational minister, pacifist, war resistance leader, author, editor, and political activist; full name: Sydney Dix Strong. From the description of Papers, 1890-1938. (Swarthmore College, Peace Collection). WorldCat record id: 42634137 Biographical/Histori...

Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 (person)

Clergyman and pacifist; died 1970. From the description of Frederick Joseph Libby papers, 1846-1973 (bulk 1890-1970). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70982364 Biographical Note 1874, Nov. 24 Born, Richmond, Maine 1894 Bachelor of arts, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine ...

Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 (person)

Villard, Fanny Garrison, 1844-1928 (person)

Fanny Garrison Villard, daughter of the abolitionist William LLoyd Garrison, was a social reformer and champion of woman's suffrage and international peace. She married the journalist Henry Villard in 1866. After her husband's death in 1900 she devoted herself to such organizations as the NAACP, Diet Kitchen Association, and Women's Peace Society. From the description of Fanny Garrison Villard correspondence and papers, 1857-1928. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612367604 ...

Swarthmore College. Peace Collection. (corporateBody)

Ponsonby, Arthur Ponsonby, Baron, 1871-1946 (person)