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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

Civil Defense Protest Committee Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Civil Defense Protest Committee
Abstract Collection includes meeting minutes, correspondence, legal documents, pamphlets, publicity materials, and newspaper clippings; the bulk of the collection is from 1955.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1955-1962

Committee for Nonviolent Action Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-017
Overview CNVA was one of the first American peace groups to focus on nonviolentdirect action including civil disobedience. Its purpose of organizing imaginative and dramatic protest demonstrations on both land and sea attracted radical pacifists and called the attention of the American public to the atrocities of nuclear warfare. CNVA's first protest action was a vigil held outside the atomic weapons test grounds in Las Vegas, Nevada, in 1957. In the second half of its existence CNVA efforts began to...
Dates: 1958-1968

Committee for Peaceful Alternatives Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee for Peaceful Alternatives
Dates: 1950-1952

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

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

National Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-075
Overview The National Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam was a conference of groups opposed to the United States' involvement in Vietnam. This groups in1966 and its first major undertaking at that time was to organize a mass rally on April 15, 1967, both in New York City and in San Francisco. The Mobe's chief aim was to mobilize public opinion against the Vietnamese War and against such other injustices of society as black inequality. It sought to weld a coalition of existing peace groups...
Dates: 1966-1969

Peacemaker Movement Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Peacemaker Movement
Overview A group working on nonviolence from the late 1940s through the 1970s, particularly as it was expressed through tax refusal.
Dates: 1948-1980

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Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 4
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Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 3
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Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 2
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Societies, etc. 2
Peace walks and marches -- History -- Sources 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 2
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
African American churches -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 1
Atomic bomb -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Ballistic missiles -- United States 1
Biological warfare -- History -- Sources 1
Chemical warfare -- History -- Sources 1
Civil defense -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Cold War -- Sources 1
Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
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Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Direct action -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Eniwetok Proving Grounds (Marshall Islands) -- History -- Sources 1
Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) -- History -- Sources 1
Journalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
Labor leaders -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear weapons -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
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Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
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Periodical editors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Polaris (Missile) 1
Political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quaker women -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Race relations -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
Race relations -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Radicalism -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Radicalism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Socialist parties -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Students -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Vietnam -- Politics and government -- 1945-1975 -- Sources 1
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
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World War, 1914-1918 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Sources 1
World tomorrow (Periodical) 1
Young democracy (Periodical) 1
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 1
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Names
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 6
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 5
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 4
Committee for Nonviolent Action 4
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 4
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Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 4
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 4
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 4
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 4
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 3
DiGia, Ralph 3
Golden Rule (Ketch) 3
Kaufman, Abraham 3
Lens, Sidney 3
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 3
Newton, Ray 3
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 3
Swann, Marjorie 3
War Resisters League 3
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 3
American Friends Service Committee 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 2
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 2
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 2
Finch, Henry Le Roy 2
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 2
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 2
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 2
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 2
Hennacy, Ammon, 1893-1970 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 2
Lyttle, Bradford 2
McReynolds, David 2
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 2
New England Committee for Nonviolent Action 2
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization) 2
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Nevada Project 2
Olson, Theodore, 1932- 2
Omaha Action (Project) 2
Pacifist Action Committee 2
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 2
Peacemaker Movement 2
Pickus, Robert 2
Roodenko, Igal 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Sterner, Beverly 2
Swann, Robert S. 2
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 2
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 2
Walker, Charles C. 2
Willoughby, George, pacifist 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Aberman, Sidney 1
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Acts for Peace (Organization) 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
Annual Training Institute in Non-Violence, Grindstone Island (Portland, Ontario, Canada) 1
Anthony, Robert L. 1
Anti-War Mobilization Mass Meeting (1940 : Washington, D.C.) 1
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Apsey, Lawrence S. 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Arvio, Raymond Paavo 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Barr, Allen H. 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
Bevel, James L. (James Luther), 1936- 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
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Bromley, Marion, -1996 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Buch, Peter 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
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