Held at: Swarthmore College Peace Collection [Contact Us]500 College Avenue, Swarthmore 19081-1399
This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Swarthmore College Peace Collection. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in their reading room, and not digitally available through the web.
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Founded by Victoria Booth Demarest in Spokane, Washington, the World Association of Mothers for Peace appealed to mothers worldwide to unite against war. The Association held Christian principles to be a means to end war, and to control atomic energy. Victoria Booth Demarest was a grandaughter of William Booth, founder of the Salvation Army.
The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository for the records of this organization.
- Swarthmore College Peace Collection