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Brent Dow Allinson Collected Papers

Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Allinson, Brent Dow
Collection includes undated typescript writings by Allinson, pamphlets by and about him, and a newspaper clipping discussing his court martial.


  • Majority of material found within 1918-1920

Language of Material

Materials are in English.

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research without restrictions.


0.04 Linear Feet (.5 linear in.)

Biographical / Historical

Brent Dow Allinson; conscientious objector, pacifist, author, poet; court martialed in 1918 from the US Army in World War I; served two years of hard labor and released in 1920.

General Note

The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository for the papers of Brent Dow Allinson.
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