Swarthmore College Peace Collection

James Warbasse and Agnes Warbasse Collected Papers, 1914-1917

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) 328-8544
Email: wchmiel1@swarthmore.edu (Curator)
URL: http://www.swarthmore.edu/Library/peace/


Descriptive Summary
Repository
The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository for these papers/records.
Creator
Warbasse, James Peter (1866 - 1957) and Warbasse, Agnes Dyer (1877 - 1945)
Title
James Warbasse and Agnes Warbasse Collected Papers
Inclusive Dates
1914-1917
Call Number
CDG-A

Language of Materials
Materials in English
Extent
2.5 linear inches [papers only]
Abstract
James Warbasse was a Brooklyn physician and socialist who, with his wife, Agnes Dyer Warbasse, was interested in labor, social conditions, and cooperative movements. His writings reflect his protests of war and its evils. Agnes Warbasse was a board member of the Woman's Peace Party of New York City. Both were active in The American Union Against Militarism.

Administrative Information
Restrictions to Access
None
Usage Restrictions
None
Alternate Form of Material
None
Acquisitions Information
Contact Peace Collection Staff for further information
Processing Information
Collection processed and checklist prepared by Anne Yoder, November 1997; this finding aid revised by Eleanor Fulvio, August 2010
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the James Warbasse and Agnes Warbasse Collected Papers (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

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


Related Collections
American Union Against Militarism Records (DG 004)
Woman's Peace Party Records (DG 043)


Historical Background
James Warbasse was a Brooklyn physician and socialist who, with his wife, Agnes Dyer Warbasse, was interested in labor, social conditions, and cooperative movements. His writings reflect his protests of war and its evils. Agnes Warbasse was a board member of the Woman's Peace Party of New York City. Both were active in The American Union Against Militarism.

Collection Overview
This collection is comprised of correspondence and writings by James Warbasse and Agnes Warbasse. It also includes correspondence with individuals in the Woman's Peace Party and the American Union against Militarism.





Detailed Description of the Collection

Box 1
James Warbasse
-Correspondence and writings; includes:

--Pamphlet "The Effects of War on a Nation," reprint from The Medical Times, 1914 (May)
--Pamphlet "The Great War," 1914 (September)
--Pamphlet "War and the Red Cross," reprint from New Review, 1915 (April)
--Pamphlet "Concerning Atrocities," circa. 1915
--Pamphlet "La Guerra e le sue Cause," undated
Agnes Warbasse:
-Correspondence, writings and miscellaneous material:
--American Union Against Militarism
--Woman's Peace Party
--Woman's Peace Party, New York City Branch
--War Against War exhibit by Woman's Peace Party, New York City, 1916
--Miscellaneous correspondence and writings, etc.
--Scrapbook/Notebook re: peace arguments/speeches

 



This file was last updated on June 25, 2012.