Frederick and Lilian Holt Peace Expedition Papers (1915-1917)
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Title: Frederick and Lilian Holt Peace Expedition Papers
Creator: Holt, Frederick Holford, 1867-1929
Inclusive dates: 1915-1917
Extent: 1.5 Linear Feet
Abstract:
Correspondence, photos, and other material of Detroit businessman Frederick Holt relating to his activities as a member of the Ford Peace Expedition in 1915, as the personal representative of Henry Ford and business manager for the Neutral Conference for Continuous Mediation in 1916, and with the War Department Commission on Training Camp Activities, 1917, and the Playground and Recreation Association of America, 1917. Papers of his wife, Lilian (Silk) Holt (1869-1949), a women's suffragist and philanthropist, include a speech and correspondence, primarily about the Woman's Peace Party, 1915-1916. Among the correspondents are Henry Ford and Hungarian writer and feminist Rosika Schwimmer.
Call number: Labadie Holt
Language: The material is in English.
Repository: University of Michigan Library (Special Collections Research Center)Joseph A. Labadie Collection