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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

Katherine Devereux Blake Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Blake, Katherine Devereux
Abstract Katherine Devereux Blake was a suffragist and peace activist through the first half of the twentieth century. She was a member of the Ford Peace Expedition in 1915-1916, served on the national board of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and its international executive board, and was the chief speaker for the Disarmament Caravan, which toured 9,000 miles in 1931.
Dates: 1911-1950

Heloise Brainerd Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Brainerd, Heloise
Overview Heloise Brainerd was connected with the Pan American Union in Washington, D.C. from 1909 to 1935. In 1935 Brainerd became the chair of the Committee on the Americas, and chair of the Division of Inter-American Work, for the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Brainerd's goal was to draw women from Latin America into the peace movement, and to do this she traveled widely in the Americas. Brainerd was made Honorary Vice President of the U.S. Section of the WILPF in 1954.
Dates: 1900-1971

Kay Camp Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-169
Abstract Katherine Lindsley Camp was born in 1918 [1919?], Mt. Kisco New York. She was a graduate of Swarthmore College (Class of 1940). Camp was elected president of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom in 1967, and served as international president, 1974-1980. In addition Camp was founder of the Citizens Bi-Racial Study Group; former president of the Pennsylvania Women's Political Caucus; made unsuccessful bid for Congress in 1972 on the Democratic ticket in...
Dates: 1955-2006

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

Lucy Haessler Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Haessler, Lucy
Abstract Collection consists of one folder of biographical information about Lucy Haessler; the remainder is a typewritten transcription of taped interviews, 1986-1987, by Anthony von der Muhll (Haessler's grandson) for his thesis, Fighting Her Way : an Oral History of Lucy Haessler (B.A. thesis, University of California, Santa Cruz, 1987); in later years she lived in Santa Cruz, California, where she died.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1986-

Dorothy H. Hutchinson Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-125
Abstract Dorothy Hewitt Hutchinson (l905-l984) began to gain influence in the peace movement when her pamphlet A Call to Peace Now was printed by the Friends in l943. That summer, Hutchinson and a small group of people started the Peace Now Movement, using her pamphlet to rally support for the principle of a negotiated settlement rather than unconditional surrender of the Axis powers. This group included George W. Hartmann, a psychology professor at Columbia, and John Collett. Hutchinson also worked to...
Dates: 1942-1980

Jane Addams Peace Association Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-043-JAPA
Abstract Minutes (1949-), reports, form letters and memoranda, literature, financial records, and material relating to some of the projects supported by the association, including Art for World Friendship, Committee for World Development and World Disarmament, and Jane Addams Children's Book Award. Persons represented include Ruth Chalmers, executive director.
Dates: 1948-

Helen Kusman Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Kusman, Helen
Overview Helen Kusman was active in the peace movement from the 1950s through the 1980s, and worked on many issues. She served as the chairman of the New York Metropolitan Branch of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF), from 1970 to 1974. From 1973 to 1979 she served as Vice-President of the National Executive Board, representing the Northeast Region of the WILPF.
Dates: 1972-1982

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Harrisburg Seven Trial, Harrisburg, Pa., 1972 1
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Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 4
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 4
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 4
American Friends Service Committee 3
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 3
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Ballantyne, Edith 3
Camp, Kay 3
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 3
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 3
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 3
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 3
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 3
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 3
Baer, Gertrude 2
Boulding, Elise 2
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Chalmers, Ruth 2
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 2
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 2
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 2
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 2
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 2
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 2
Newton, Ray 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
Steffens, Dorothy R. 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
War Resisters League 2
War Resisters' International 2
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 2
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
Alley, Alden Gifford 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 1
Art for World Friendship (Organization) 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Berrigan, Philip 1
Beverage, Albion P. 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Boeckel, Florence Brewer, 1885- 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Bourdet, Claude, 1909- 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 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
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Collett, John A. (John Albert), 1911- 1
Committee for World Development and World Disarmament 1
Committee on Militarism in Education (U.S.) 1
Cookson, Sybil, 1890- 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame, 1878-1974 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Davidon, Ann Morrissett 1
Davidon, William C. 1
Denny, Ludwell, 1894-1970 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Engelbrecht, H. C. (Helmuth Carol), 1895-1939 1
Federated Press 1
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 1
Finucane, James F. 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 1
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 1
Fosdick, Raymond B. (Raymond Blaine), 1883-1972 1
Fowler, Eleanor 1
Frank, Libby 1
Frankfurter, Felix, 1882-1965 1
Frazier, Howard 1
Freeman, Ruth, 1901- 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Gage-Colby, Ruth 1
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 1
Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 1
Gjermoe, Johanne Ruetz 1
Gordon, Mitchell 1
Grant, Donald 1
Gray, Philip, 1906- 1
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