Swarthmore College Peace Collection

Pan Pacific and Southeast Asia Women's Association Collected Records, 1925-1964

Collection: CDG-A


Contact Information
Swarthmore College Peace Collection
500 College Avenue
Swarthmore, PA 19081-1399
U.S.A.
Telephone: 610-328-8557 (curator)
Fax: 610-690-5728
Email: wchmiel@swarthmore.edu (curator)
URL: http://www.swarthmore.edu/Library/peace/


Descriptive Summary
Repository
Swarthmore College Peace Collection
Creator
Pan Pacific and Southeast Asia Women's Association
Title
Pan Pacific and Southeast Asia Women's Association Collected Records
Inclusive Dates
1925-1964
Call Number
CDGA
Pan Pacific and Southeast Asia Women's Association
Language of Materials
Materials in English
Extent
7.5 linear inches [papers only]
Abstract
The Pan Pacific Women's Association developed under the auspices of the Pan-Pacific Union. The name was expanded in 1955 to the Pan Pacific and Southeast Asia Women's Association. The Association held conferences of national member committees at two or three year intervals, except during World War II. Jane Addams presided at the first conference held at Honolulu in 1928.

Administrative Information
Restrictions to Access
None
Usage Restrictions
None
Alternate Form of Material
None
Acquisitions Information
Unknown
Processing Information
Processed by SCPC staff
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Pan Pacific and Southeast Asia Women's Association Collected Records (CDG-A), Swarthmore College Peace Collection
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendents, as stipulated by United States copyright law
Repository information
The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository of the Pan Pacific and Southeast Asia Women's Association

Online Catalog Headings
These and related materials may be found under the following headings in online library/archival catalogs.
See tripod record



Historical Background
The Pan Pacific Women's Association developed under the auspices of the Pan-Pacific Union. The name was expanded in 1955 to the Pan Pacific and Southeast Asia Women's Association. The Association held conferences of national member committees at two or three year intervals, except during World War II. Jane Addams presided at the first conference held at Honolulu in 1928.

Collection Overview
The collection includes general administrative records, reports from various conferences, and newsletters from the Australian and New Zealand sections

Items removed: Mid-Pacific Magazine, located in the SCPC retired periodicals

Arrangement of Collection





Detailed Description of the Collection


Box 1
American committee, 1932-1951


Box 2
1st Pan-Pacific Women's Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, 1928 (August 9-19)
2nd Pan-Pacific Women's Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, 1930 (August)
3rd Pan-Pacific Women's Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, 1934 (August)
4th Pan-Pacific Women's Conference, Vancouver, BC, Canada, 1937 (July 12-24)
5th Pan-Pacific Women's Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, 1949 (July 20 - August 3)
6th Pan-Pacific Women's Conference, Christchurch, New Zealand, 1952 (January 11 - 25)
7th Pan-Pacific Women's Conference, Manila, Philippines, 1955 (January 24 - February 5)
8th Pan-Pacific Women's Conference, Tokyo, Japan, 1958 (August 20 - 31)
9th Pan-Pacific Women's Conference, Canberra, Australia, 1961 (January 7 - 18)
10th Pan-Pacific Women's Conference, Nuku'Alofa, Tonga, 1964 (August 15 - 27)
Executive committee meeting report, 1925
Newsletters from Australian and New Zealand sections



This file was last updated on June 21, 2012.


 



This file was last updated on November 7, 2007