Swarthmore College Peace Collection




Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF)
Records, 1915-current

Collection: DG 043

INDEX


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 the official repository for these records.
Creator
Various
Title
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) Records
Inclusive Dates
1915-ongoing
Call Number
DG 043

Language of Materials
Materials in English
Extent
258 linear feet (approx.) of manuscript material up to 200; much more since then [papers only]
Abstract
Brief statement about person/group and what is included in the papers/records (no more than a few sentences)

Administrative Information
Restrictions to Access
None
Usage Restrictions
None
Alternate Form of Material-Yes, Microfilm
[BEFORE REQUESTING REELS OF MICROFILM, PLEASE READ THIS SECTION AND DETERMINE CORRECT SET OF FILM NEEDED.]
Microfilm of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, U.S. Section Records, 1919-1959, mf reels 130.1-130.97 [details]
Microfilm of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, International Office, 1915-1978, mf reels 133.1-133.114
-- [Note: The Swarthmore College Peace Collection does not own the original documents of the international office, only the microfilm.
-- There is no list of documents for the international office on this finding aid. See Related Collections below for links to the University of Colorado at Boulder for further information on the international office records]
Microfilm of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom International Congress Reports, 1915-1998, mf reels 141.1-141.4

Yes, digital files- only of issues of Four Lights 1917-1919

Acquisitions Information
Many accessions from WILPF & other donors, 1930-date
Processing Information
Checklist updated by Anne Yoder, 1997 - March 2001, ongoing
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) Records (DG 043), 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 Tripod, the online library/archival catalog.
Woman's Peace Party Records, 1915-1919, see tripod
Woman's Peace Party Records, 1915-1919, Microfilm, see tripod
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, U.S. Section Records, 1919-date, see tripod
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, U.S. Section Records, Microfilm, 1919-1959, see tripod
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, International Office, 1915-1978, see tripod
"The Women's International League for Peace and Freedom papers, 1915-1978 : a guide to the microfilm edition" / edited by Mitchell F. Ducey, [Guide to the WILPF International Office Records only, on microfilm] see tripod
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, International Office, Microfilm, 1915-1978, see tripod

Related Collections
Jane Addams Papers (DG 001)
Emily Green Balch Papers (DG 006)|
Ellen Star Brinton Papers (DG 051)
Kay Camp Papers (DG 169)
Dorothy Detzer Papers DG 086)
Morton Frank and Libby Frank (DG 247)
Hannah Clothier Hull Papers (DG 016)
Dorothy Hutchinson Papers (DG 125)
Milarda Marsalka Papers (DG 217)
Edwin and Lucia Ames Mead Papers (DG 021)
Mildred Scott Olmsted Papers DG 082)
Jospehine Wertheim Pomerance Papers (DG 129)
Anna Garlin Spencer Papers (DG 034)
Peoples Mandate Committee Records (DG 109)
Mercedes Randall Papers (DG 110)
Dorothy Meddars Robinson Papers (DG 127)
Woman's Peace Party Records (DG 043)
Women's Committee to Oppose Conscription Records (DG 068)

Issues of Four Lights, 1917-1919


Related Collections at institutions other than the Swarthmore College Peace Collection:
University of Colorado at BoulderWomen's International League for Peace and Freedom, International Office Records
Online Archive of California: Guide to the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom Collection ARS.0056-oral interviews with WILPF women, 1979-1989, conducted by Judy Adams


Pictured: 1/ Emily Greene Balch; 2/ Ellen Starr Brinton; 3/ Aletta Jacobs; 4/ Kay Camp; 5/ Jane Addams; 6/ Mildred Scott Olmsted; 7/ Lucia Ames Mead; 8/ A. Maude Royden; 9/ Dorothy Detzer; 10/ Lucy Biddle Lewis

Historical Background
HISTORICAL INTRODUCTION, 1919-1959 /
HISTORICAL INTRODUCTION 1960-1999

Collection Overview
SCOPE, CONTENT & ARRANGEMENT NOTES

Index to Collection
PHOTOGRAPH EXHIBIT

STAFF/OFFICER LIST

PART I: WOMAN'S PEACE PARTY

PART II: WILPF INTERNATIONAL
Miscellaneous records and Congress Reports, 1915-1998

PART III: U.S. SECTION
Series A,1: Historical Records
Series A,2: Board, Officer & Member Meetings/Conferences
and Papers of Non-Staff Leaders

Series A,3: Anniversaries & Celebrations
Series A,4 -- Part 1: Committees & Conferences, 1920-1959
Series A,4 -- Part 2: Committees, 1960-1999
Series A,4 -- Part 3: Events, 1960-1999
Series A,4 -- Part 4: International WILPF Events & Meetings, 1915-1999
Series A,5: Literature
Series A,6: Legislative Office (Washington, DC)
Series B: Branches
Series C: Correspondence, 1919-1999
Series D: Publicity & Media Coverage
Series E: Serial Publications [see also retired periodicals collection]
Series F: Photographs [located in Photograph Collection]
Series G: Audiovisuals [located in Audiovisual Collection]
Series H,1: Administrative Records -- Legal
Series H,2: Administrative Records -- Financial
Series H,3: Administrative Records -- Personnel
Series H,4: Administrative Records -- Staff and/or Departmental Files
Series H,5: Administrative Records -- Policy Statements / Outreach
Series H,6: Administrative Records -- Program & Action Files
Series I: Attacks / Red-Baiting

Re-File Box
Miscellaneous, 1966
James Addams Peace Association, 2012, 2014
Material from Re-File Box, 2004-2011
Material from Re-File Box, 2012
Material from Re-File Box, 2013-2014
Material from Re-File Box, 2015
Material from Re-File Box, 2016
Cape Cod and WILPF East Bay Branches
Philadelphia Branch, 2013
Philadelphia Branch
, 2014
Philadelphia Branch, 2015
Philadelphia Branch, 2015-2016

PART IV: JAPA (JANE ADDAMS PEACE ASSOCIATION)

PARTS V - VIII (ACCESSIONS FROM 2000 - SEPTEMBER 2013)

PART __: LATER ACCESSIONS
List of later accessions
Computer diskettes (received June 2002

MEMORABILIA ETC.


ARCHIVED WILPF WEB SITES, 1998-DATE



This file was last updated on June 23, 2016