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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

Church Peace Mission Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-177
Abstract The Church Peace Mission began as an outgrowth of a conference on the "Church and War," held in Detroit in May 1950, with its purpose being to disseminate the findings of the conference to as many churches and seminaries as possible in the next six months. Its objective was to challenge the various peace groups "to face anew their responsibility to Christ, to his Church, and to mankind," by appealing to Christians not to make or use weapons of war and to "devote their energies to the removal of...
Dates: 1950-1967; Majority of material found within 1959-1965

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

Emergency Peace Committee Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Emergency Peace Committee
Dates: 1931-1933

Episcopal Peace Fellowship Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-118
Overview The Episcopal Peace Fellowship (EPF), was founded November 1939 as an association of pacifist members of the Protestant Episcopal Church. The organization sought to discover and unite pacifists within the church and to influence its membership regarding Christianity and peace. The EPF has sponsored educational projects (publications, lectures, workshops, conferences), provided counseling and financial support for conscientious objectors, and contributed to pacifist projects in other countries.
Dates: 1936-2009; Majority of material found within 1936 - 2009

Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-013
Abstract The Fellowship of Reconciliation in the U.S. was founded in 1915 by Christian pacifists. The organization, whose members are now drawn from many religious groups, seeks to apply principles of peace and social justice and non-violent social change to issues such as disarmament, conscription, race relations, economic justice, and civil liberties.
Dates: 1915-

A. J. Muste Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-050
Overview A.J. Muste (1885-1967), was ordained a minister in the Dutch Reformed Church, but later (1917), he became a member of the Society of Friends. During World War I, Muste's refusal to abandon his pacifist position led to his forced resignation from the Central Congregational Church in Newtonville, Massachusetts. Muste's involvement as a labor organizer began in 1919 when he led strikes in the textile mills of Lawrence, Massachusetts. He became the director of the Brookwood Labor College in...
Dates: 1920-1967

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

John Nevin Sayre Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-117
Overview John Nevin Sayre was a pacifist who spent over 40 years at the helm of the Fellowship of Reconciliation.
Dates: 1885-1982; Majority of material found within 1922-1967

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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
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Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Ballistic missiles -- United States 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
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Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Historic peace churches -- History -- Sources 1
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United States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
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War -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
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Weapons industry -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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World tomorrow (Periodical) 1
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Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 1
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Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 6
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 6
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 5
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 4
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 4
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Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 4
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 4
Newton, Ray 4
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 4
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 4
American Friends Service Committee 3
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 3
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 3
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 3
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 3
Smiley, Glenn E. 3
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 3
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 3
Blaxall, Arthur W. 2
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 2
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
Church Peace Mission (U.S.) 2
Committee on Militarism in Education (U.S.) 2
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 2
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 2
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 2
Heidbrink, John 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
International Fellowship of Reconciliation 2
Lawrence, W. Appleton (William Appleton), 1889-1968 2
Lens, Sidney 2
Lester, Muriel, 1883-1968 2
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 2
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 2
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 2
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 2
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 2
Thomson, Charles A. (Charles Alexander), 1893-1961 2
Trocmé, Magda, 1901-1996 2
War Resisters League 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Yoder, John Howard 2
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Acts for Peace (Organization) 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
Alley, Alden Gifford 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
American Civil Liberties Union 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
Ames, Winslow 1
Anglican Pacifist Fellowship 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Arvio, Raymond Paavo 1
Ayusawa, Iwao, 1894-1972 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Bartlett, Percy W. 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Becker, Jo 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Beverage, Albion P. 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Boeckel, Florence Brewer, 1885- 1
Boehmer, Peter J. 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brick, Allan 1
Brookwood Labor College (Katonah, N.Y.) 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Brown, John Pairman 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Burton, O. E. (Ormond Edward), 1893-1974 1
Butler, Smedley D. (Smedley Darlington), 1881-1940 1
Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chandy, K. K., 1908- 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Clergymen's Emergency Committee for Vietnam 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
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