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National Conference of Labor, Socialist and Radical Movements Collected Records, 1918

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-National Conference of Labor, Socialist-Radical Movements
Dates: 1918 - 1918

National Peace Federation Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-National Peace Federation
Dates: 1915

New York Bureau of Legal Advice Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-New York Bureau of Legal Advice
Overview The New York Bureau of Legal First Aid was founded on May 11, 1917. In May 1918, the group changed its name to the New York Bureau of Legal Advice. The Bureau was the first organization to provide free legal service to men who resisted the new draft laws related to the entry of the United States into the First World War. In September 1918, the Bureau was raided by the FBI which temporarily disrupted its work. The Bureau closed in the fall of 1919, shortly before the Armistice.
Dates: 1917-1920

New York Bureau of Legal Advice Records

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Identifier: SCPC-Reel-142.1
Abstract Holdings in Tamiment Library: about half the records of the New York Bureau of Legal Advice consist of case histories pertaining to selective service exemption, draft evasion, conscientious objector status, military imprisonment, military discharge, desertion, amnesty, civil liberties and deportations. One third of the collection consists of office files, administrative reports and correspondence, including extensive fundraising correspondence. The remainder of the collection is made up of...
Dates: 1917-1919

No-Conscription Fellowship Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-No-Conscription Fellowship
Overview The No-Conscription Fellowship (NCF) was a British anti-draft organization founded in 1914 by pacifists Clifford Allen, Fenner Brockway, and others. It disbanded around 1919.
Dates: 1914-1920

Organization of American Women for Strict Neutrality Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Organization of American Women-Strict Neutrality
Dates: 1915

Patriotic Peace League Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Patriotic Peace League
Dates: 1916-1917

People's Council of America for Democracy and Peace Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-PCADP
Overview The People's Council of America for Democracy and Peace grew out of the First American Conference for Democracy and Terms of Peace, held in New York, May 1917. It was organized to work for an early and liberal peace at the end of the World War. It favored world organizations, and disapproved of conscription. Officers were Louis Lochner, Emily Greene Balch, Rebecca Shelley, Scott Nearing, David Starr Jordan, Crystal Eastman, Eugene Debs, John Haynes Holmes, Henry W.L. Dana, Max Eastman, and...
Dates: 1917-1919

Mercedes M. Randall Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-110
Overview Mercedes M. Randall was an early, and lifelong, member of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. She held many positions of responsibility in the organization, including chairmanship of the National Education Committee, and presidency of the Manhattan Branch. Randall was the first biographer of Nobel Peace Prize winner, Emily Greene Balch.
Dates: 1914-1977

Jeannette Rankin Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Rankin, Jeannette
Overview Jeannette Rankin (1880-1973), was the first woman to serve in Congress (1917-1919). She was an active suffragist and later worked in peace organizations such as the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and the National Council for Prevention of War. Rankin founded the Georgia Peace Society in the 1940s, and led the Jeannette Rankin Brigade, an all-women's protest march against the Vietnam war shortly before her death.
Dates: 1917-2011

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Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 8
League of Nations 6
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 4
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 4
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 3
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Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 3
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 3
Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 3
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 3
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 3
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 3
Kelsey, Mary 3
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 3
People's Council of America for Democracy and Peace 3
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 3
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 3
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 3
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 3
Woman's Peace Party 3
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 3
American Friends Service Committee 2
American Union Against Militarism 2
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 2
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 2
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 2
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 2
Friends' Emergency & War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 2
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 2
International Committee of Women for Permanent Peace 2
Jones, Paul, 1880-1941 2
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 2
Kantor, William Marx 2
Kelsey, Kate 2
Lunde, Erling H. 2
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 2
New York Bureau of Legal Advice 2
New York Bureau of Legal First Aid 2
Sewall, May Wright, 1844-1920 2
Thomas, Wilbur K. (Wilbur Kelsey), 1882-1953 2
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 2
War Resisters League 2
War Resisters' International 2
Warbasse, Agnes D. (Agnes Dyer), 1877-1945 2
Warbasse, James Peter, 1866-1957 2
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 2
Young Democracy (Organization) 2
Abercrombie, Daniel Webster, 1853-1932 1
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Albright, William A. 1
Alexander, Horace Gundry, 1889-1989 1
Alexander, Magnus W. (Magnus Washington), 1870-1932 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
Allen, William Charles, 1857-1938 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
American Civil Liberties Union 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American Conference for Democracy and Terms of Peace 1
American Conference for Democracy and Terms of Peace (1st : 1917) (New York, N.Y.) 1
American Embargo Conference (Organization) 1
American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
American League to Limit Armaments 1
American Neutral Conference Committee 1
American Peace Society 1
American Peace and Arbitration League 1
American Red Cross in France 1
American Union Against Militarism. Civil Liberties Bureau 1
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 1
Association to Abolish War 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Beard, Mary Ritter, 1876-1958 1
Beardsley, Helen 1
Beaton, Grace M. 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Berger, Victor L., 1860-1929 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Blakeslee, George Hubbard, 1871-1954 1
Blickenstaff, Harold 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Bourne, Randolph Silliman, 1886-1918 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brandt, Wilmer, 1920- 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brite, Mary D., 1867-1952 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Bromley, Marion, -1996 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
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