Papers, 1903-1944

Lloyd, Lola Maverick, 1875-1944


.25 linear ft. (1 box).
This small collection of Lola Maverick Lloyd's papers documents her peace-related activities, during and after World War I, through correspondence and published pamphlets, newsletters, and clippings.
Lola Maverick Lloyd, pioneer suffragist and pacifist, graduated Smith College, 1897; married William Bross Lloyd, 1902 (divorced, 1916); four children: Mary, William Jr., Georgia, and Jessie Lloyd O'Connor. She co-founded, with Jane Addams, the Women's Peace Party, 1915, and the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. In 1915 was a delegate to the Congress of Women, The Hague, and sailed on Henry Ford's Peace Ship. Also co-chaired, with Rosika Schwimmer, the Campaign for World Government.
The bulk of Lola Maverick Lloyd's Papers are at the New York Public Library, Manuscripts and Archives Division. Additional papers are at the Peace Collection Swarthmore College.
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