Swarthmore College Peace Collection, 500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, PA 19081 U.S.A.

 

 

 

J A N E A D D A M S COLLECTION

Papers, 1838-date
(bulk 1880-1935)
 

 

Memorabilia/Realia

Not Microfilmed

Located in memorabilia area:

Box 1

"Jane Addams Tomatoes" (empty can with label)

Sugar pack with picture of Addams etc.

Medallion with profile of Addams

Key to John Huy Addams' grist mill

Box 2

Little Blue Book (no. 65, 509, 760, 815, 950, 1041, 1241) produced by company owned by Emanuel and Marcet [niece of Addams] Haldeman-Julius

Box 3

Gourd dolls (7) representing Jane Addams with Hull-House children, made by Mary Phillips, founder of Peace Gardens (see CDGA)

Located in FHL cage:

Box 1

Nobel Peace Prize medal in box inscribed "Nobels Fredspris 1931, Jane Addams"

Memorial medallion with Addams profile and "1860 - Jane Addams - 1935 - Hull House" on one side, engraving of Hull-House on other side, produced by Hull-House, 1951; Original sculpted by Nancy Cox McCormack, 1939, for Hull-House

Box 2

Monogrammed gold watch presented to Addams at time of retirement as President of WILPF in 1928, on permanent loan from WILPF

Replica of Nobel Peace Prize medal, produced by Smithsonian Institute, 1993

Other

T-Shirt [see Oversize Collection]

 


 
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For more information contact Wendy Chmielewski, Curator, at wchmiel1@swarthmore.edu or call 610-328-8557.

 


 



This page written by Anne Yoder, Archivist. Last updated January 2005.