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Inventory of the Ada Morse Grose papers
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  • Title: Ada Morse Grose papers
    Identifier/Call Number: XX145
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 1 manuscript box, 1 envelope, 1 album box, 1 oversized box (2.8 linear feet)
    Date (inclusive): 1915-1950
    Date (bulk): 1915-1917
    Abstract: Typescript, correspondence, reports, passports, news clippings, handwritten notes, memorabilia, and photographs, relating to the peace movement during World War I.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    creator: Grose, Ada Morse, 1874-1959


    Collection is open for research.
    Access to audio recordings, video recordings, or motion picture material requires at least two weeks advance notice. Please contact the Hoover Institution Archives for further information.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Ada Morse Grose papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives


    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat. Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in Socrates is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Biographical Note

    Ada Morse Grose (1874-1959) was the Secretary to David Starr Jordan, first president of Stanford University, and Assistant General Secretary to the Henry Ford Peace Expedition and Neutral Conference for Continuous Mediation.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The collection centers on Ada Morse Grose's participation in the Henry Ford Peace Expedition and Neutral Conference for Continuous Mediation with the majority of the collection consisting of photographs and her writings, which include additional notes, news clippings, reports, and correspondence. Also included in the collection are Grose's personal passports and memorabilia from the Expedition.

    Related Collection(s)

    Lewis A. Maverick papers, Hoover Institution Archives
    Alice Parks papers, 1883-1957, Hoover Institution Archives

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931.
    Henry Ford Peace Expedition.
    United States--Neutrality.
    World War, 1914-1918--Peace.
    World War, 1914-1918--United States.