Papers, 1907-1972.

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Wright, Quincy, 1890-1970. Papers, 1907-1972.

Papers, 1907-1972.

Contains personal and professional correspondence, manuscripts, articles, speeches, lecture notes, reports, book reviews, offprints, and travel files. Papers document Quincy's interests in international law, world organization, international cooperation as well as the numerous organizations with which he was associated, including the Commission to Study the Organization of Peace, the Norman Wait Harris Memorial Foundation, the Committee to Frame a World Constitution, the Institute of Pacific Relations, the Social Science Research Council, the World Citizens Association, and the University of Chicago. Correspondents include Raymond Buell, Rushton Coulborn, Cordell Hull, Salmon O. Levison, David J. Lewis, James Hamilton Lewis, Salvador de Madariaga, David Riesman, Beardsley Ruml, Rexford Tugwell, Arnold Toynbee, and others. Also includes materials relating to two-volume work, A Study of War.

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Madariaga, Salvador de

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Author, historian, Spanish ambassador to the U.S. and France, and chief of the Spanish delegation to the League of Nations. Full name: Salvador de Madariaga y Rojo. Died 1978. From the description of Notebooks of Salvador de Madariaga, circa 1939. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79455620 Epithet: Spanish diplomatist and author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001137.0x000035 ...

Toynbee, Arnold, 1889-1975

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Martin Lehfeldt is a 1961 graduate of Haverford College. Arnold Toynbee was the commencement speaker at Haverford in 1961. From the description of Letter : Sarasota, FL , 1965 February 21, to Martin Lehfeldt / Arnold Toynbee. (Haverford College Library). WorldCat record id: 747048583 Epithet: historian British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000210.0x000341 British historian. From the d...

International Political Science Association.

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Commission to study the organization of peace

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The founding of this organization was sponsored by the American Association of University Women, the American Union for Concerted Peace Efforts, the Church Peace Union, the League of Nations Association and the World Citizens Association. It studied the fundamental bases of lasting peace from political, economic, and social angles. The Commission became a research affiliate of the American Assoiciation for the United Nations after its founding in 1945. From the description of Collect...

University of Chicago.

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Most of the records in the collection pertain to the $400,000 raised by the American Baptist Education Society in 1889-1890 in order to obtain a 600,000 grant from John D. Rockefeller for the creation of an endowment for the University of Chicago. The first volume in the inventory, Record of Pledges for the University of Chicago, contains an alphabetical numbered listing of subscribers, amounts pledged, and payments made through 1906. The subscription forms and letters (1:4-13) are numbered to c...

American society of international law

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Organization of the society first was suggested at the 11th annual Lake Mohonk Conference on International Arbitration, 1906. The first annual meeting was held in Washington in April, 1907. "The object of the Society is to foster the study of international law and promote the establishment of international relations on the basis of law and justice." From the description of Collection, 1906-1929, 1906-1914. (Swarthmore College, Peace Collection). WorldCat record id: 26848634 ...

Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946

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Epithet: President Foreign Policy Association USA British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000750.0x0000bd Educator, lecturer, and publicist; active in international affairs. From the description of Raymond Leslie Buell papers, 1915-1981 (bulk 1920-1946). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71014557 Biographical Note ...

Norman Wait Harris Memorial Foundation

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The Norman Wait Harris Memorial Foundation is a trust fund, given to the University of Chicago in 1923, for the promotion of knowledge of an interest in international affairs. The original grant was given by Harris' children, Albert W., Normal Dwight, Hayden B., Stanley G., and Pearl Harris Maclean, through the bequest of his widow, Emma Gale Harris. A standing Committee of the Harris Foundation was set up to apply the provisions of the trust. The two main projects laid out by the trust were the...

Committee to Frame a World Constitution

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The Committee to Frame a World Constitution was organized in 1945 by Richard P. McKeon and Giuseppe Borgese with the support of University of Chicago Chancellor Robert M. Hutchins. Members included Mortimer J. Adler, Stringfellow Barr, Albert Guérard, Harold Innis, Erich Kahler, Wilbur O. Katz, Charles H. McIlwaim, Robert Redfield, and Rexford G. Tugwell. The Committee published The Preliminary Draft of a World Constitution (1948) and the journal Common Cause (1947-1951), edited by Elizabeth Ma...

Riesman, David, 1909-2002

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David Riesman taught at Harvard University from 1959 to 1980 where he was Henry Ford II Professor of Social Sciences. He had previously taught at the University of Chicago from 1946 to 1959. From the description of Papers of David Riesman, ca. 1931-1988 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76977303 Educator, sociologist. From the description of Reminiscences of David Riesman : oral history, 1967. (Columbia University In the City of New York). Wo...

Coulborn, Rushton

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Levinson, Salmon Oliver, 1865-1941

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Epithet: US lawyer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000613.0x00013e ...

Social Science Research Council (U.S.)

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Tugwell, Rexford G. (Rexford Guy), 1891-1979

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Economist. From the description of Reminiscences of Rexford Guy Tugwell: oral history, 1950. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122527904 From 1934 to 1937 Tugwell was under secretary of agriculture. From the description of Rexford Guy Tugwell [sound recording] : an oral history / interviewed by Charles O. Jackson, June 7, 1968. (National Library of Medicine). WorldCat record id: 49322584 Rexford G. Tugwell (1891-1979) was...

Hull, Cordell, 1871-1955

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Cordell Hull was a Tennessee state representative (1893-1897), a judge of the fifth judicial circuit of Tennessee (1903-1906), U.S. Representative for Tennessee (1907-1921, 1923-1931), chairman of the Democratic National Executive Committee (1921-1924), U.S. Senator for Tennessee (1931-1933), Secretary of State in the Cabinet of President Franklin D. Roosevelt (1933-1944), and recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1945. From the description of Cordell Hull letter, 1941 Dec. 12. (Loui...

Lewis, James, 1863-1939

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United States Senator for the State of Illinois. From the description of Letter, 1932. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122622408 From the guide to the J. Hamilton Lewis letter, 1932, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections) Lawyer, statesman, U.S. representative from Washington, and U.S. senator from Illinois. From the description of Papers of James Hamilton Lewis, circa 1907-1939. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71131193 ...

Wright, Quincy, 1890-1970

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Quincy Wright, 1890-1970, was professor of international law at the University of Chicago. From the description of Papers,f1926-1952. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122377031 Political scientist. A.B., Lombard College, 1912; A.M, University of Illinois, 1913; Ph. D, 1915. Assistant and instructor in international law, Harvard University, 1916-1919. Assistant professor, University of Minnesota, 1919-1921; associate professor, 1921-1922; pro...

Institute of Pacific Relations.

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The Institute of Pacific Relations (IPR) was an international NGO established in 1925 to provide a forum for discussion of problems and relations between nations of the Pacific Rim. The Institute dissolved in 1960. From the guide to the Institute of Pacific Relations Records, 1927-1962., (Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library, ) Institute of Pacific Relations was founded in 1925 with headquarters at Honolulu; a self-governing and self directing body concerned...

World Citizens Association

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The World Citizens Association was founded in Chicago in 1939 under the patronage of Anita McCormick Blaine. The Association worked for world community awareness and toward promoting the practice of solving problems from an international point of view. From the description of Records, 1939-1953. (University of Chicago Library). WorldCat record id: 52247997 The World Citizens Association was an outgrowth of S. de Maderiaga's attempts at founding an American divis...

American political science association

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Ruml, Beardsley, 1894-1960

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Educator and businessman. A.B., Dartmouth College, 1915. Ph. D., University of Chicago, 1917. Director, Laura Spelman Rockefeller Memorial, 1922-1929. Dean of Social Sciences, University of Chicago, 1931-1933; professor of education, 1931-1933. Treasurer, R.H. Macy & Company, 1934-1945; Chairman of the Board, 1945-1951. From the description of Papers, 1817- 1960. (University of Chicago Library). WorldCat record id: 52246985 Beardsley Ruml (1894-1960), probab...

American association of university professors

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The national chapter of the American Association of University Professors (AAUP) was organized in 1915 to advance academic freedom, shared governance and to define fundamental professional values and standards for higher education. The first meeting of the AAUP at Central Washington University was held on October 14, 1954. Regular monthly meetings were held during the academic year to address faculty concerns with administrative decision-making and participative governance. Central Washington Un...