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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

E. Raymond Wilson papers concerning Five Years Meeting

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-148
Abstract This collection includes papers of E. Raymond Wilson concerning the 1935 Five Years Meeting, and in particular the development of a statement of the Peace testimony. Also included is information on a peace training camp at Quaker Hill, NY, in 1940.
Dates: 1935-1940

Friends Committee on National Legislation Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-047
Abstract A Quaker lobbying group established in 1943 to bring conscience and spiritual values to the political process in Washington; it grew out of the work of the Friends War Problems Committee in 1940.

Dates: 1943-

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

World Conference on Religion and Peace, USA Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-059
Abstract In the early 1960s religious leaders, Rabbi Maurice Eisendrath and Dana McLean Greeley (Unitarian-Universalist) independently saw the need for national confernce on religion and peace. The organized the National Inter-religious Conference on Peace held March 15-17, 1966, in Washington, D.C., which brought together clergymen and laymen from all peace oriented viewpoints to discuss the relation of religion to peace. Minister and peace activist Homer A. Jack was also involved in organizing the...
Dates: 1962-1989

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 7
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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 3
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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African Americans -- Civil rights 1
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California -- Politics and government 1
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Congresses and conventions -- Japan -- History -- Sources 1
Congresses and conventions -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Sources 1
Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- United States 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States 1
Disarmament 1
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- United States 1
Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Food supply 1
Illinois -- Politics and government 1
Indians of North America -- Civil rights 1
Journalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Laity -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Lecturers -- United States -- Biography -- Sources 1
Lobbying -- California 1
Lobbying -- Illinois 1
Lobbying -- United States 1
Lobbying -- Wisconsin 1
National service -- United States 1
Nonviolence -- United States 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- United States 1
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. 1
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- United States 1
Periodical editors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quaker Hill (N.Y.) -- History 1
Quakers -- Indiana 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Political activity 1
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Socialist parties -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- Peace testimony 1
Society of Friends -- Political activity 1
Society of Friends -- Societies, etc. 1
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Religious aspects 1
War -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
War -- Religious aspects 1
Weapons industry -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Wisconsin -- Politics and government 1
Women -- Societies and clubs 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious Objectors 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Religious aspects 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Sources 1
World tomorrow (Periodical) 1
Young democracy (Periodical) 1
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Names
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 5
Newton, Ray 5
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 4
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 4
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 3
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American Friends Service Committee 3
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 3
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 3
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 3
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 3
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 3
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 3
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 3
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 3
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 2
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 2
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 2
Pacifist Action Committee 2
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 2
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 2
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Agus, Jacob B. (Jacob Bernard), 1911-1986 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
Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Anti-War Mobilization Mass Meeting (1940 : Washington, D.C.) 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Baugher, Norman J., 1917-1968 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Beverage, Albion P. 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Blake, Eugene Carson, 1906-1985 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Boeckel, Florence Brewer, 1885- 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brickner, Balfour, 1926-2005 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
Butler, Smedley D. (Smedley Darlington), 1881-1940 1
Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 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
Cooper, Wilmer A. (Wilmer Albert) 1
Cope, Eliza M. 1
Cox, Lucy A. 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Darlington, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1894-1966 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard), 1892-1976 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Drexel, Constance 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Dulles, Sophia H. 1
Earle, Clifford J., 1904-1982 1
Eichelberger, Clark M. (Clark Mell), 1896-1980 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Eisendrath, Maurice Nathan, 1902-1973 1
Engelbrecht, H. C. (Helmuth Carol), 1895-1939 1
Eves, William 1
Finucane, James F. 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 1
Fosdick, Harry Emerson 1
Fosdick, Raymond B. (Raymond Blaine), 1883-1972 1
Foulke, Thomas Albert, 1893-1962 1
Frazier, Lynn J. (Lynn Joseph), 1874-1947 1
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