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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

Anna Melissa Graves Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-015
Abstract Anna Melissa Graves was a writer, teacher, world traveler, and internationalist. From the 1920s to the 1940s Graves traveled through Africa, Central and South America, China, Europe, and the Middle East. She taught school in many of these places and maintained a voluminous correspondence with the teachers, acquaintances, and former students she met on her travels.
Dates: 1919-1953

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

Abraham Kaufman Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Kaufman, Abraham
Overview In October 1928, Kaufman became the first paid employee of the War Resisters League, eventually becoming its Executive Secretary through 1947. He co-founded the Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1942-1997

War Resisters League Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-040
Overview The War Resisters League is a pacifist organization whose members are against all war. Witnessing the establishment of the War Resisters' International in Europe in 1921, and sensing a need for a similar organization in the United States, Dr. Jessie Wallace Hughan established the War Resisters League as an independent organization. The War Resisters League membership pledge, which has remained essentially unchanged since its inception, reads: "The War Resisters League affirms that war is a...
Dates: 1923-1994

Norman J. Whitney Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-061
Overview Norman Jehiel Whitney (1891-1967) was a Quaker teacher, writer and devoted peace worker. From 1919-1957 he helped establish, and directed for many years, the Syracuse Peace Council. He left Syracuse in 1957 to work for the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) in peace education. Whitney's major peace work was in the area of counseling conscientious objectors to war (COs), particularly those in Civilian Public Service (CPS) camps. In 1941 he helped establish the New York State Board for...
Dates: 1938-1967

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Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 4
War Resisters League 4
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 3
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 3
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 3
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Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 3
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 2
American Friends Service Committee 2
Baer, Gertrude 2
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
Drevet, Camille 2
Early, Frances H. 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Finch, Henry Le Roy 2
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 2
Hartmann, George W. (George Wilfried), 1904-1955 2
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 2
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
Reynolds, Reginald, 1905-1958 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Socialist Party (U.S.) 2
Aberman, Sidney 1
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Albizu Campos, Pedro, 1891-1965 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
Anderson, Jervis 1
Andresen, Bent, 1908-1991 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Anti-Enlistment League 1
Balabanoff, Angelica, 1878-1965 1
Barbusse, Henri, 1873-1935 1
Barr, Allen H. 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Bennett, Scott H. 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Bohn, Lewis Christian 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Brown, A. Barratt 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Charlotte Citizens for Peace (Port Charlotte, Fla.) 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clark, Roderic Kendall 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Corfman, Rex M. 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Cunard, Nancy, 1896-1965 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
DiGia, Ralph 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Dunbar, Olivia Howard, 1873-1953 1
Durant, Ariel 1
Eichel, Julius, 1896- 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 1
Engelbrecht, H. C. (Helmuth Carol), 1895-1939 1
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 1
Finch, Margaret Rockwell, 1921- 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 1
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Gara, Larry 1
Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 1
Goicochea, E. J. 1
Gottlieb, Edward P. 1
Grant, Donald 1
Gray, Philip 1
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 1
Grimes, Louis Arthur, 1883- 1
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
Haya de la Torre, Víctor Raúl, 1895-1979 1
Hedemann, Ed 1
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