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American Union Against Militarism Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-004
Overview In 1915 a group of New York pacifists and near-pacifists organized the "Anti-militarism Committee" to combat the war spirit of the time. Activities included lobbying, publishing, a lecture campaign, and the establishment of a Civil Liberties Bureau. The most notable achievements were the work in the successful effort to avert war with Mexico in 1916 and the encouragement of opposition to peacetime conscription following World War I. The office was raided by the government and American Union...
Dates: 1915 - 1922

Henry Joel Cadbury Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-081
Abstract Henry J. Cadbury (1883-1974) was a distinguished Biblical scholar, teacher, and a member of the Society of Friends. Cadbury was one of the founders of the American Friends Service Committee. He served as its chairman from both 1928 to 1934 and again from 1944 to 1960. Cadbury supervised famine relief both in the United States and in Europe.
Dates: 1917-1974

Esther S. Frankel Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-097
Abstract Esther Strum Frankel was a New Jersey attorney in the firm of Frankel and Frankel (along with her husband, Leopold), a pacifist, and civil rights activist; member of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, served as head its Human Rights Committee, especially active in its New Jersey branch; also involved with Women Strike for Peace and other reform movements relating to feminism and disarmament; specialized in civil rights litigation in the 1950s and Selective Service...
Dates: 1948-1975; Majority of material found within 1967-1971

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

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

Tracy D. Mygatt and Frances Witherspoon Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-089
Overview Tracy Dickinson Mygatt (1885-1973) and Frances May Witherspoon (1886-1973) were prolific writers and absolute pacifists who worked together in movements for women's rights, world peace, civil liberties, and civil rights. Both women authored plays, articles, poems, sermons, and stories, individually and in collaboration. They were founders of the War Resisters League and later served as honorary chairs. Frances Witherspoon was a co-founder and Executive Secretary of the New York Bureau of Legal...
Dates: 1835-1973; Majority of material found within 1911-1974

Allen S. Olmsted II Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-095
Scope and Contents The bulk of the Allen S. Olmsted papers is correspondence (1898-1977). Most of these are carbon copies of letters dictated by Olmsted and filed in subject transfer files at his law offices in Philadelphia and Media (Pennsylvania) [note: there are also many letters from Allen Olmsted in the papers of his wife, Mildred Scott Olmsted (DG 082)]. Correspondents include Brent Dow Allinson, Gertrude Baer, Emily Greene Balch, Roger Nash Baldwin, Witter Brynner, Joseph S. Clark, Sophia H. Dulles, Caleb...
Dates: 1898-1986

A. Philip Randolph Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Randolph, A. Philip
Dates: 1926-1969; Majority of material found within 1926-1948

John M. Swomley, Jr., Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-226
Overview John M. Swomley, Jr.; minister in the Methodist Church; served as Director of the National Council Against Conscription, editor of Conscription News, and as National Secretary of the Fellowship of Reconciliation; active with the American Friends Service Committee and the American Civil Liberties Union; campaigned against universal military training; author of books on militarism and the Cold War.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1940-2002

Universal Peace Union Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-038
Overview The most colorful and important peace organization to rise from the the Civil War was the Universal Peace Union (UPU). This militant band grew out of reaction against compromising tactics which the American Peace Society adopted during the Civil War.
Dates: 1846-1938; Majority of material found within 1867-1923; Majority of material found within 1938

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Names
Baer, Gertrude 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
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Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
American Civil Liberties Union 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American Friends Service Committee. Committee on Rights of Conscience 1
American Legion 1
American Union Against Militarism 1
American Union Against Militarism. Civil Liberties Bureau 1
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Ballantyne, Edith 1
Barton, Clara, 1821-1912 1
Boulding, Elise 1
Bowie, Walter Russell, 1882-1969 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Campaign for World Government (Organization) 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Carter, Arabella, 1867- 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Casanova, Margaret 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Collett, John A. (John Albert), 1911- 1
Darby, W. Evans (William Evans), 1844-1922 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
Deyo, Amanda 1
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Evans, Mary Frost Ormsby, 1845-1931 1
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 1
Frankel, Esther S. (Esther Strum) 1
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 1
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 1
Gjermoe, Johanne Ruetz 1
Hallinan, Charles T. 1
Hartmann, George W. (George Wilfried), 1904-1955 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
Hickie, Dorothy 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Holtzman, Elizabeth, correspondent 1
Howe, Julia Ward, 1819-1910 1
Howland, Emily, 1827-1929 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 1
Isono, Fujiko, 1918- 1
Joint Peace Committee of Providence and Chester Monthly Meetings (Society of Friends : Media, Pa.) 1
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 1
Kuenzli, Alfred E. (Alfred Eugene), 1923- 1
Kusman, Helen 1
Lape, Esther Everett, 1881-1981 1
Layer, Frances Evans 1
Lloyd, Georgia, 1913- 1
Lockwood, Belva Ann, 1830-1917 1
Longstreth, Walter C. 1
Love, Alfred H. (Alfred Harry), 1830-1913 1
Lynch, Frederick, 1867-1934 1
Mussey, Henry Raymond, 1875-1940 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
Nayar, Sushila, 1914-2001 1
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 1
New York Bureau of Legal Advice 1
Olmsted, Allen S. (Allen Seymour), 1888-1977 1
Peace Now Movement (Organization) 1
Pennsylvania Peace Society (1866-1928) 1
Philadelphia Peace Council (1925-approximately 1932) 1
Philadelphia Peace Council (1937-ca. 1943) 1
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 1
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip), 1889-1979 1
Rankin, Belle 1
Simon, Bessie 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Tatum, Arlo D. 1
Tatum, Lyle 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Universal Peace Union 1
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 1
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 1
War Resisters League 1
Warbasse, James Peter, 1866-1957 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 1
Women's Peace Union 1
Yarrow, C. H. Mike 1
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