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Devere Allen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-053
Abstract Author, editor, journalist and lecturer; advocate of internationalist pacifism; influential member of the Socialist Party in the 1930s; genealogist; recorder of Rhode Island history and lore; named Harold Devere Allen.
Dates: 1809-1978; Majority of material found within 1910-1955

American Interracial Peace Committee Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Interracial Peace Committee
Abstract Pamphlets and leaflets.
Dates: 1928-

Ann Morrissett Davidon and William C. Davidon Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-144
Abstract Ann Morrissett Davidon (1925-2004), was a writer, editor, educator, pacifist and peace activist through her entire life. William Cooper Davidon(1927- 2013), was a professor of physics at Haverford College and (retired 1994), pacifist, peace activist. The two were married in 1963 and both continued to be very active in peace, pacifist, anti-Vietnam War, and social justice organizations. They advocated and practiced war-tax resistance. In 1971, William Davidon was named an "unindicted...
Dates: 1949-

Dorothy Detzer Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-086
Abstract Dorothy Detzer was a peace activist, writer, and lobbyist. She served as the National Executive Secretary of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, 1924-1946.. Detzer influenced a Congressional investigation of the munitions industry, 1934-1936, and later wrote the book Appointment on the Hill, 1948, describing her two decades in Washington, D.C.
Dates: 1913-1981

Emergency Peace Campaign Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-012
Abstract Initiated in late 1935 by the American Friends Service Committee and other pacifists; originally planned as a two-year campaign to rally peace, religious, labor, African-American and student groups; aim was to organize a national campaign to promote peace principles in the face of preparation for war in Europe, and to keep the United States out of war; may have been preceded by the Emergency Peace Committee (1931-1933), though this has not been documented. The first EPC office opened in...
Dates: 1936-1937

Friends Committee on National Legislation Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-047
Abstract A Quaker lobbying group established in 1943 to bring conscience and spiritual values to the political process in Washington; it grew out of the work of the Friends War Problems Committee in 1940.

Dates: 1943-

Robert Wallace Gilmore Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-163
Abstract Robert W. Gilmore was a Quaker pacifist who was involved in a number of peace groups, either as a staffperson or as a Board member. His papers reflect these involvements through correspondence and other materials.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1960-1982

Robert Levering Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-080
Abstract Robert E. Levering is a pacifist and Quaker. He has been the co-author of Fortune magazine's annual list of the "100 Best Companies to Work For," and a speaker on workplace trends and management strategies aimed at improving workplace productivity. Levering is a graduate of Swarthmore College and the Martin Luther King Jr. School of Social Change.
Dates: 1967-1972

Bradford Lyttle Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-079
Overview Bradford Lyttle is a long time leading peace activist involved in the promotion of nonviolence for social change and the elimination of war and nuclear weapons. Lyttle was the organizer of the San Francisco to Moscow walk in the 1960-1961, to highlight the message of disarmament and nonviolent resistance and bringing together U.S. and Soviet citizens together during the height of the Cold War. He went on to organize and participate in other marches and protests, including the Quebec - ...
Dates: 1954-

A. J. Muste Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-050
Overview A.J. Muste (1885-1967), was ordained a minister in the Dutch Reformed Church, but later (1917), he became a member of the Society of Friends. During World War I, Muste's refusal to abandon his pacifist position led to his forced resignation from the Central Congregational Church in Newtonville, Massachusetts. Muste's involvement as a labor organizer began in 1919 when he led strikes in the textile mills of Lawrence, Massachusetts. He became the director of the Brookwood Labor College in...
Dates: 1920-1967

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Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 4
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 3
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 3
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 3
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 3
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Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 3
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 3
War Resisters League 3
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 3
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 3
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Committee for Nonviolent Action 2
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 2
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 2
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 2
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 2
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
Lynd, Staughton 2
Lyttle, Bradford 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 2
Newton, Ray 2
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 2
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 2
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 2
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
Snyder, Edward F. 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
War Resisters' International 2
Willoughby, George, pacifist 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American Interracial Peace Committee 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Berrigan, Philip 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Bourdet, Claude, 1909- 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
British Withdrawal from Northern Ireland Campaign 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Butler, Smedley D. (Smedley Darlington), 1881-1940 1
Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Committee of Correspondence (New York, N.Y. : 1960-1962) 1
Committee on U.S.-U.S.S.R. Peace Leadership Exchange 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Cooper, Wilmer A. (Wilmer Albert) 1
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame, 1878-1974 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Crozer Theological Seminary 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Darlington, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1894-1966 1
Davidon, Ann Morrissett 1
Davidon, William C. 1
Davidov, Marv 1
Day, Samuel H. 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
Denny, Ludwell, 1894-1970 1
Desai, Narayan 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Dolci, Danilo 1
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard), 1892-1976 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Eichelberger, Clark M. (Clark Mell), 1896-1980 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Engelbrecht, H. C. (Helmuth Carol), 1895-1939 1
Enzer, Erica 1
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