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Devere Allen Papers

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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 Civil Liberties Union: National Committee on Conscientious Objectors Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-022
Overview The roots of the NCCO began shortly after conscription in WWII was instituted. Little is known about the New York Office of the NCCO. It was headquartered at 31 Union Square West in New York City (NY) where the ACLU had its offices, and was likely set up in 1940, under the chairmanship of Norman Angell, and stayed in existence through 1945. In Washington (DC), the Temporary Committee for Legal Aid to Conscientious Objectors was formed in 1940. R. Boland Brooks had gone to NSBRO (National...
Dates: 1940-1946

Center on Conscience and War Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-025
Overview Organization still in existence that was formed to aid conscientious objectors in World War II.
Dates: 1940-2015

Julien D. Cornell Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-010
Abstract Julien Cornell (1910-1994) practiced law in New York City, with a special interest in civil liberties. During World War II, he handled many cases for conscientious objectors, as well as advising many other COs about their various problems with the legal system. He was considered an expert on legal issues regarding conscientious objection and Civilian Public Service, and was consulted by many lawyers throughout the country for his opinions.
Dates: 1940-1947

Jessie Wallace Hughan Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-251
Abstract Jessie Wallace Hughan (December 25, 1875 – April 10, 1955) was an American educator, social activist, and a radical pacifist. During her college days she was one of four co-founders of Alpha Omicron Pi, a national sorority for university women. She also was a founder and the first Secretary of the War Resisters League, established in 1923. For over two decades, she was a perennial candidate for political office on the ticket of the Socialist Party of America in her home state of New York.
Dates: 1870-1998

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World tomorrow (Periodical) 1
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Names
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 4
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 2
Civilian Public Service 2
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 2
DeSilver, Harrison 2
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Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 2
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 2
Hill, Lewis K. 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
National Committee on Conscientious Objectors (U.S.) 2
Newton, Ray 2
Phillips, Randolph Godfrey 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Socialist Party (U.S.) 2
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
War Resisters League 2
Young, Agnes 2
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Albert, Alfred, 1908- 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
American Civil Liberties Union 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
Angell, Ernest, 1889-1973 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Anti-Enlistment League 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Barr, Allen H. 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Borkholder, Philip L. 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Center on Conscience and War 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Doty, C. LeRoy 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Durant, Ariel 1
Early, Frances H. 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 1
Engelbrecht, H. C. (Helmuth Carol), 1895-1939 1
Fangmeier, Robert A. 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 1
Finch, Henry Le Roy 1
Finch, Margaret Rockwell, 1921- 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 1
Forster, Clifford 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 1
Grant, Donald 1
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 1
Gray, Philip, 1906- 1
Harkness, Georgia Elma, 1891-1974 1
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
Hershey, Lewis Blaine, 1893-1977 1
Hoover, Warren W. 1
Hughan, Evelyn 1
Hunt, Dorothy H. 1
Huston, Ora 1
Hutchins, Grace 1
Inman, Samuel Guy, 1877-1965 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 1
Keep America Out of War Congress 1
Labor Party of Connecticut 1
Labour and Socialist International 1
Lazarus, Leonard 1
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