Schwimmer-Lloyd Collection, 1912-1950
4 boxes, 1 poster (1.25 linear ft.)
Collection number: MS 141
Suffragist; feminist; pacifist; organizer, Ford Peace Expedition; and diplomat. The collection documents primarily the peace activism of Rosika Schwimmer, but also include some material on co-activist and friend, Lola Maverick Lloyd. Biographical materials are included for a number of friends and associates including Lola Maverick Lloyd, Jane Addams, Carrie Chapman Catt, Henry Ford, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Harvey O'Connor, Eleanor Roosevelt, and Franciska Schwimmer. Other materials include clippings, correspondence, writings, personal memorabilia, subject files, and photographs.
Terms of Access and Use:
Restrictions on access:Restrictions on use:
The collection is open to research according to the regulations of the Sophia Smith Collection.
Permission to cite the collection for quotations or for publication beyond "fair use" must be obtained from the New York Public Library. Researchers may not use for purpose of publication until Edith Wynner's biography is finished.
Sophia Smith Collection