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Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Detroit Branch

 Organization

Dates

  • Existence: 1919

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Meta Riseman Oral History

 Item
Identifier: LOH002333
Abstract In 1978 Patricia Painter interviewed peace activist Meta Riseman. Collection consists of interview recordings and transcript. Riseman discusses her activities with the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom.
Dates: 1978-03-02

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom Detroit Branch Records

 Collection
Identifier: UR001870
Overview The Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) is a non-profit, non-governmental organization dedicated to ending war and bringing about world peace. Formed in 1919 along with the Michigan branch, Detroit's WILPF branch has been active in pushing for peace and equality throughout the region and nationally. These actions reflected in the collection include lobbying politicians (notably Michigan governors, Representative John Dingell, and Detroit mayor Coleman Young), writing...
Dates: 1910 - 2009; Majority of material found within 1960 - 2003

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom: Meta Riseman Records

 Collection
Identifier: UR000619
Abstract Subjects include: peace; human rights; anti-Semitism
Dates: 1913 - 1979; Majority of material found within 1946 - 1957