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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

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

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

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

Peoples Mandate Committee Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-109
Overview Peoples Mandate to Governments to End War was an international campaign begun on September 6, 1935, by the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom to express such overwhelming opposition to war that governments would not dare resort to it as a means of solving disputes between nations. By the end of the decade the Peoples Mandate became an independent organization, headed by Mabel Vernon, and focused on peace and connections between women and women's organizations in the Americas.
Dates: 1935-1975; Majority of material found within 1935-1956

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Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 4
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 3
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 3
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 3
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 3
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Newton, Ray 3
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 3
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 3
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 2
American Friends Service Committee 2
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 2
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
Drevet, Camille 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
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 2
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 2
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 2
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 2
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 2
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 1
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 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
American Union Against Militarism 1
American Union Against Militarism. Civil Liberties Bureau 1
Armstrong, Florence A. (Florence Arzelia), 1881-1962 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Beverage, Albion P. 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Boeckel, Florence Brewer, 1885- 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Boyer, Gaeta Wold 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Breckinridge, Sophonisba P. (Sophonisba Preston), 1866-1948 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burke, Ana del Pulgar 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Butler, Smedley D. (Smedley Darlington), 1881-1940 1
Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Committee on Militarism in Education (U.S.) 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard), 1892-1976 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 1
Eichelberger, Clark M. (Clark Mell), 1896-1980 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Engelbrecht, H. C. (Helmuth Carol), 1895-1939 1
Finucane, James F. 1
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 1
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 1
Fosdick, Harry Emerson 1
Fosdick, Raymond B. (Raymond Blaine), 1883-1972 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 1
Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 1
Grant, Donald 1
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 1
Gray, Philip, 1906- 1
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 1
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 1
Hallinan, Charles T. 1
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
Hull, Cordell, 1871-1955 1
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 1
Hunt, Dorothy H. 1
Hutchins, Grace 1
Inman, Samuel Guy, 1877-1965 1
Johnson, Edwin C. (Edwin Carl), 1884-1970 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
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