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American Union Against Militarism Records

Identifier: SCPC-DG-004
Overview In 1915 a group of New York pacifists and near-pacifists organized the "Anti-militarism Committee" to combat the war spirit of the time. Activities included lobbying, publishing, a lecture campaign, and the establishment of a Civil Liberties Bureau. The most notable achievements were the work in the successful effort to avert war with Mexico in 1916 and the encouragement of opposition to peacetime conscription following World War I. The office was raided by the government and American Union...
Dates: 1915 - 1922

Committee on Militarism in Education Records

Identifier: SCPC-DG-009
Abstract Includes minutes of the executive committee, annual reports, correspondence (1925-1940), financial records, form letters, articles and manuscripts, pamphlets, CME periodicals and other publications, photographs, and newspaper clippings. Subject files provide state-by-state coverage of the U.S. Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC), Citizens Military Training Corps (CMTC) and Civilian Conservation Corps, and congressional anti-conscription campaigns. Correspondents include Devere Allen, Eunice...
Dates: 1925-1940

League for Permanent Peace Collected Records

Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-League for Permanent Peace
Dates: 1918-1920

Massachusetts Peace Society Records

Identifier: SCPC-DG-020
Abstract The Massachusetts Peace Society was first formed in 1815, and a new organization reformed in 1911. The records of both groups have been combined here to form one archival collection. The Massachusetts Peace Society (MPS)was the second [third?] such society to form in America on December 28, 1815, organized primarily by Noah Worcester (1758-1837), a Unitarian minister. By 1819 the MPS had over 850 members, with branches established throughout the state and beyond. The MPS merged,...
Dates: 1816-1917; Majority of material found within 1911-1917

Edwin D. Mead and Lucia Ames Mead Papers

Identifier: SCPC-DG-021
Overview Edwin D. Mead (1849-1937), and Lucia Ames Mead (1856-1936), were both leading pacifists, writers, and social reformers of the U.S. and international peace movement. Edwin Mead directed the work of the World Peace Foundation and participated in many international peace congresses. He was an American delegate to the International Peace Bureau. Mead helped found the School Peace League and was a prominent member of the American Peace League. Lucia Ames Mead was a leading member of many feminist...
Dates: 1876-1938

Woman's Peace Party Records

Identifier: SCPC-DG-043-part I
Abstract Consists of general organizational files of the national office (in Chicago) such as meeting minutes and correspondence, as well as material from the State Branches. There may be some overlap between the files of the State Branches of the WPP and of what is in the State Branch files of WILPF [see Part II, Series B]. Includes minutes, speeches, and correspondence relating to the organization conference, Jan. 1915; executive board minutes (1915-1919); correspondence (1914-1919); and membership...
Dates: 1914-1920

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom

Identifier: SCPC-DG-043
Abstract Includes minutes, resolutions and general historical records; anniversary celebrations, committee minutes, literature and releases; office files from the legislative office, the finance and the executive director; includes miscellaneous records from branches, including New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania, among others; a large correspondence file includes general office correspondence as well as that of the National Organizational Secretary, the Washington Legislative Secretary, and others;...
Dates: 1915-2019

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Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 4
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 4
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 4
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 3
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 3
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Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 3
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 3
Woman's Peace Party 3
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
International Committee of Women for Permanent Peace 2
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 2
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 2
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 2
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Sewall, May Wright, 1844-1920 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 2
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 2
Warbasse, Agnes D. (Agnes Dyer), 1877-1945 2
Abercrombie, Daniel Webster, 1853-1932 1
Alexander, Magnus W. (Magnus Washington), 1870-1932 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
American Peace League 1
American Union Against Militarism 1
American Union Against Militarism. Civil Liberties Bureau 1
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Armstrong, Eunice B. 1
Atkinson, Henry A. 1
Barnes, Roswell P. (Roswell Parkhurst), 1901-1949 1
Blackwell, Alice Stone, 1857-1950 1
Blakeslee, George Hubbard, 1871-1954 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Bromley, Dorothy Dunbar, 1896-1986 1
Call, Arthur Deerin, 1869-1941 1
Camp, Kay 1
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 1
Coe, George Albert, 1862-1951 1
Committee on Militarism in Education (U.S.) 1
Cumberson, Katherine D. 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Fowler, Eleanor 1
Frank, Libby 1
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 1
Hallinan, Charles T. 1
Haskins, Henry S. 1
Hinton, Carma 1
Hudson, Jay William, 1874- 1
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 1
International Congress of Women (1915) (Hague, Netherlands) 1
International Peace Bureau 1
Ivey, Anne 1
Johnson, Edwin C. (Edwin Carl), 1884-1970 1
Karsten, Eleanor Daggett, -1946 1
Kirkpatrick, William, 1757-1812 1
Lane, Margaret 1
Lane, Winthrop D. (Winthrop David), 1887-1962 1
League for Permanent Peace 1
League of Nations 1
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
Lynch, Frederick, 1867-1934 1
MacDonald, James Ramsay, 1866-1937 1
Massachusetts Peace Society 1
Midgley, Jane 1
Moore, Alfred S. 1
Moore, Carol V. 1
Morgan, Laura Puffer, 1874-1962 1
Mueller, Melva 1
Mussey, Henry Raymond, 1875-1940 1
Nasmyth, George William, 1882-1920 1
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 1
National Council of Women of the United States 1
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 1
Newton, Ray 1
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 1
Paine, Robert Treat, 1900-1965 1
Perry, Bliss, 1860-1954 1
Pharo, Florence M. 1
Phillips, Harry Clinton, 1880- 1
Rankin, Belle 1
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 1
Samuel, Pat 1
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 1
School Peace League 1
Short, William H. (William Harrison), 1868-1935 1
Steffens, Dorothy R. 1
Thomas, Harriet P. 1
Tinker, Wellington H. 1
Trueblood, Benjamin Franklin, 1847-1916 1
United States. Army. Reserve Officers' Training Corps 1
Van Kirk, Walter W. (Walter William), 1891-1956 1
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 1
Walser, Kenneth E. 1
Warbasse, James Peter, 1866-1957 1
Weston, Stephen Francis, 1855-1935 1
Williams, Ruth C. (Ruth Churchyard), 1856- 1
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 1
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