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Diary 1914 - [No. 1]
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written by Lucia True Ames Mead, 1856-1936, in Edwin D. Mead and Lucia Ames Mead Papers, 1876-1938, of Swarthmore College Peace Collection (Microfilm Reel 5, #23, [microform], Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1988. Originals held by Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania) (Swarthmore, PA) (1914) , 98 page(s)
Sailed from Boston to London. Travelling with her husband “Ned,” Edwin Mead. Mentions the following organizations or groups: Peace Council, Liberal League, Suffrage Committee, Suffrage Society, Garton Foundation, Peace Palace at the Hague, and the Red Cross. Mead mostly describes dinner parties and gatherings...
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written by Lucia True Ames Mead, 1856-1936, in Edwin D. Mead and Lucia Ames Mead Papers, 1876-1938, of Swarthmore College Peace Collection (Microfilm Reel 5, #23, [microform], Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1988. Originals held by Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania) (Swarthmore, PA) (1914) , 98 page(s)
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Diary 1914 - [No. 2]
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written by Lucia True Ames Mead, 1856-1936, in Edwin D. Mead and Lucia Ames Mead Papers, 1876-1938, of Swarthmore College Peace Collection (Microfilm Reel 5, #24, [microform], Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1988. Originals held by Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania.) (Swarthmore, PA) (1914) , 132 page(s)
Mead mainly writes about the state of the war, efforts to promote peace, and conversations with acquaintances about war. Frequently mentions Clara, Norman Angell, Abbott, Williams, the Cadburys, Perris, and Dr. Jordan. Lucia and Edwin Mead frequently attend and speak at unnamed peace meetings and conferences. O...
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written by Lucia True Ames Mead, 1856-1936, in Edwin D. Mead and Lucia Ames Mead Papers, 1876-1938, of Swarthmore College Peace Collection (Microfilm Reel 5, #24, [microform], Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1988. Originals held by Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania.) (Swarthmore, PA) (1914) , 132 page(s)
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Diary 1919 - [No. 1]
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written by Lucia True Ames Mead, 1856-1936, in Edwin D. Mead and Lucia Ames Mead Papers, 1876-1938, of Swarthmore College Peace Collection (Microfilm Reel 5, #32, [microform], Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1988. Originals held by Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania.) (Swarthmore, PA) (1919) , 61 page(s)
Mead’s diary begins onboard a ship, the Nordaam, while travelling to France. With her on the ship were Alice Thatcher Post, Jane Addams, Alice Hamilton, Mrs. [Ida Floyd?] White, Mary Church Terrell, Rose Standish Nichols, Florence Kelley, Jeanette Rankin, and Emily Greene Balch. After arriving in France, Mead an...
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written by Lucia True Ames Mead, 1856-1936, in Edwin D. Mead and Lucia Ames Mead Papers, 1876-1938, of Swarthmore College Peace Collection (Microfilm Reel 5, #32, [microform], Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1988. Originals held by Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania.) (Swarthmore, PA) (1919) , 61 page(s)
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Diary 1919 - [No. 2]
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written by Lucia True Ames Mead, 1856-1936, in Edwin D. Mead and Lucia Ames Mead Papers, 1876-1938, of Swarthmore College Peace Collection (Microfilm Reel 5, #33, [microform], Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1988. Originals held by Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania.) (Swarthmore, PA) (May 1919) , 128 page(s)
This portion of Lucia Ames Mead’s diary, beginning May 10, covered the 1919 WILPF Congress in Zurich. Mead described the proceedings of the Congress in detail, including speeches, motions for resolutions, and topics of discussion from delegates and observers from many nations. Mead called Jane Addams’s leaders...
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written by Lucia True Ames Mead, 1856-1936, in Edwin D. Mead and Lucia Ames Mead Papers, 1876-1938, of Swarthmore College Peace Collection (Microfilm Reel 5, #33, [microform], Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1988. Originals held by Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania.) (Swarthmore, PA) (May 1919) , 128 page(s)
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Diary aboard Queen Elizabeth May 28-June 4 1948
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written by Ellen Starr Brinton, 1886-1954, in Ellen Starr Brinton Papers, 1895-1980, of Swarthmore College Peace Collection (Box 1, Folder "European trip, corres., memoirs, 1948") (Swarthmore, PA) (1948) , 32 page(s)
Written as a letter, sent to Betty in Geneva. Brinton and Elma Greenwood traveled on the Queen Elizabeth from New York City to Southampton, England, and then to London. Long description of her luggage, room on the ship. Found Louisa Jacob and Kathleen Regen on the boat. Description of the types of people on th...
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written by Ellen Starr Brinton, 1886-1954, in Ellen Starr Brinton Papers, 1895-1980, of Swarthmore College Peace Collection (Box 1, Folder "European trip, corres., memoirs, 1948") (Swarthmore, PA) (1948) , 32 page(s)
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Diary European Trip May - November 1948
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written by Ellen Starr Brinton, 1886-1954, in Ellen Starr Brinton Papers, 1895-1980, of Swarthmore College Peace Collection (Box 3, No Folder) (Swarthmore, PA) (1948) , 180 page(s)
This diary partially overlaps the account of the trip of Ellen Starr Brinton on the Queen Elizabeth and at the Friends House in London found in a previous document, which was sent to Betty in Geneva. Frequently mentions Elma, her traveling companion. Also often mentions the following organizations and meetings:...
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written by Ellen Starr Brinton, 1886-1954, in Ellen Starr Brinton Papers, 1895-1980, of Swarthmore College Peace Collection (Box 3, No Folder) (Swarthmore, PA) (1948) , 180 page(s)
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Diary June - August 1937
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written by Ellen Starr Brinton, 1886-1954, in Ellen Starr Brinton Papers, 1895-1980, of Swarthmore College Peace Collection (Box 3, No Folder) (Swarthmore, PA) (1937) , 80 page(s)
Brinton’s trip throughout Western Europe. Brinton took the Queen Mary to England, traveling mainly with Deborah (Brinton?). Her diary entries are mainly descriptions of sightseeing, dinners with acquaintances, and Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom meetings. Mentions meetings for Women’s I...
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written by Ellen Starr Brinton, 1886-1954, in Ellen Starr Brinton Papers, 1895-1980, of Swarthmore College Peace Collection (Box 3, No Folder) (Swarthmore, PA) (1937) , 80 page(s)
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Draft:  Personal History
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written by Emily Greene Balch, 1867-1961, in Emily Greene Balch Papers, 1842-1961, of Swarthmore College Peace Collection (Microfilm Reel 19, Frame 124 [microform], Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1988. Originals held by Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania.) (Swarthmore, PA) (December 1945) , 32 page(s)
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written by Emily Greene Balch, 1867-1961, in Emily Greene Balch Papers, 1842-1961, of Swarthmore College Peace Collection (Microfilm Reel 19, Frame 124 [microform], Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1988. Originals held by Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania.) (Swarthmore, PA) (December 1945) , 32 page(s)
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Handwritten Notes by Emily Greene Balch at the International Congress of Women at the Hague, 1915
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written by Emily Greene Balch, 1867-1961, in Emily Greene Balch Papers, 1842-1961, of Swarthmore College Peace Collection (Microfilm Reel 20, Frame 940 [microform], Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1988. Originals held by Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, PennsylvaniaMicrofilm,) (Swarthmore, PA) (1915) , 31 page(s)
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written by Emily Greene Balch, 1867-1961, in Emily Greene Balch Papers, 1842-1961, of Swarthmore College Peace Collection (Microfilm Reel 20, Frame 940 [microform], Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1988. Originals held by Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, PennsylvaniaMicrofilm,) (Swarthmore, PA) (1915) , 31 page(s)
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Trip to The Hague Journal
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written by Emily Greene Balch, 1867-1961, in Emily Greene Balch Papers, 1842-1961, of Swarthmore College Peace Collection (Microfilm Reel 18, Frame 161 [microform], Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1988. Originals held by Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania.) (Swarthmore, PA) (1915) , 55 page(s)
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written by Emily Greene Balch, 1867-1961, in Emily Greene Balch Papers, 1842-1961, of Swarthmore College Peace Collection (Microfilm Reel 18, Frame 161 [microform], Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1988. Originals held by Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania.) (Swarthmore, PA) (1915) , 55 page(s)
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