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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

Consultative Peace Council Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Consultative Peace Council
Abstract Includes correspondence, reports, financial records, administrative files, minutes of meetings, publicity materials, brochures, newspaper clippings. Correspondents include: Devere Allen, Dorothy Detzer, Alfred Hassler, Jessie Wallace Hughan, Abe Kaufman, Frederick J. Libby, A.J. Muste, Ray Newton, Mildred Scott Olmsted, John Swomley, E. Raymond Wilson, and M.R. Zigler.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1930-1969; Majority of material found within 1939-1955

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

Flushing Peace Society Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Flushing Peace Society
Abstract Includes correspondence, minutes (1923-1926), memorial tributes to Grace Keese Hubbard (d. 1933), and newspapers clippings. Correspondents include Frederick J. Libby and Grace Keese Hubbard.
Dates: 1923-1944; Majority of material found within 1923-1933

William I. Hull Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-069
Overview William I. Hull, a Quaker pacifist, taught history at Swarthmore College from 1892 until his death in 1939. He was the Librarian of Friends Historical Library and also authored numerous books and articles, particularly on the subjects of Quakers in Holland, William Penn, peace, and international relations. The Papers contain correspondence (1900-1939), diaries (1892-1939), published and unpublished writings, papers relating to conferences and committees in which he participated, reference...
Dates: 1843-1939 (bulk 1900-1939)

Keep America Out of War Congress Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Keep America Out of War
Overview The Keep America Out of War Congress was founded in 1938 (as the Keep America Out of War Comittee), by several leading peace organizations. The Congress was to pursue a joint, minimum six-point peace program. The aims of this program included the removal of U.S. ships and nationals from belligerent zones, a war referendum, the abandonment of plans for conscription and industrial mobilization, and greater economic and social justice at home and abroad. The Keep America Out of War Congress was...
Dates: 1938-1942

National Council for Prevention of War Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-023
Abstract The National Council for Prevention of War (NCPW) was directed by J. Frederick Libby for many years; it lobbied Congress and created educational peace material, among other activities and campaigns.
Dates: 1921-1975

Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-030
Overview The Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament was active from 1930 to 1936, chiefly in and around Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Through public opinion and personal contacts, PCTD supporters pressured Congress to support total disarmament, including passage of the Frazier Amendment outlawing war. Other objectives of the Committee included a Congressional investigation of the munitions industry, opposition to all preparations and training for war (including ROTC), and support for conscientious...
Dates: 1930-1938

Philadelphia Peace Council Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Philadelphia Peace Council-(1925-ca. 1932)
Abstract Includes scattered minutes (1924-1932), scattered correspondence (1924-1928), form letters, statements, membership lists, bulletins (1925-1928) and materials relating to several conferences on the teaching of history, and other records, of the first Philadelphia Peace Council (1922-ca. 1932), earlier known as Philadelphia Council for World Peace. Correspondents include J. Howard Branson, Sophia H. Dulles, Harold Evans, Agnes M. Irwin, Frederick J. Libby, Allen S. Olmsted, and Richard R. Wood.
Dates: 1924-1931

Philadelphia Peace Council Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Philadelphia Peace Council-(1937-ca. 1943)
Abstract Includes constitution (1938), minutes (1937-1943), correspondence (1937-1943), form letters, financial records, leaflets, speeches, releases, membership lists, bulletins (1938-1941), clippings, and other records. Correspondents include Maria Biasone, Orton S. Clark, Frederick J. Libby, Allen S. Olmsted, Daniel A. Poling, and Richard R. Wood.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1937-1943

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 11
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 2
 
Subject
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 6
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 3
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Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 2
Arms control 1
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Charities -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- World War, 1914-1918 1
Disarmament -- Netherlands 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Feminists 1
Feminists -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
Flushing (New York, N.Y.) -- History -- Sources 1
Friesland (Netherlands) -- History 1
Fund raising -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Germany 1
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Lecturers -- United States -- Biography -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists 1
Pacifists -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- United States 1
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Congresses 1
Peace -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
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Peace movements -- New York (State) 1
Peace movements -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Periodical editors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quaker authors 1
Quakers -- New York (State) -- New York 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Socialism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Socialist parties -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- United States -- History 1
Suffragists 1
Suffragists -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
Universities and colleges -- Pennsylvania -- History 1
Weapons industry -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Women -- Political activity 1
Women -- Political activity -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
Women and peace 1
Women and peace -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Women social reformers 1
Women social reformers -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Protest movements -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Sources 1
World tomorrow (Periodical) 1
Young democracy (Periodical) 1
Youth and peace -- United States 1
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Language
English 12
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Names
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 6
Newton, Ray 5
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 5
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 5
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 4
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Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 4
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 4
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 4
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 3
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 3
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 3
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 3
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 3
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 3
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 3
Wood, Richard R. (Richard Reeve), 1897-1982 3
American Friends Service Committee 2
Baer, Gertrude 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 2
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard), 1892-1976 2
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 2
Dulles, Sophia H. 2
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 2
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 2
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 2
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 2
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Keep America Out of War Congress 2
Lester, Muriel, 1883-1968 2
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 2
Olmsted, Allen S. (Allen Seymour), 1888-1977 2
Pacifist Action Committee 2
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 2
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 2
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
Alley, Alden Gifford 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
American Peace Society 1
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 1
Anti-War Mobilization Mass Meeting (1940 : Washington, D.C.) 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Beard, Mary Ritter, 1876-1958 1
Bennett, Fay 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Beverage, Albion P. 1
Biasone, Maria 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Billikopf, Jacob, 1883-1950 1
Boeckel, Florence Brewer, 1885- 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Boynton, Percy Holmes, 1875-1946 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Branson, J. Howard 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Butler, Smedley D. (Smedley Darlington), 1881-1940 1
Butler, Thomas S. (Thomas Stalker), 1855-1928 1
Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chaffee, Edmund B. (Edmund Bigelow), 1887-1936 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Church Peace Union 1
Clark, Orton S. 1
Committee on Militarism in Education (U.S.) 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Consultative Peace Council (U.S.) 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Cope, Eliza M. 1
Cox, Lucy A. 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Dodge, Alice L. 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Drexel, Constance 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Dyer, Henry W. 1
Eichelberger, Clark M. (Clark Mell), 1896-1980 1
Einstein, Albert 1
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