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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

William Charles Allen Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Allen, William Charles
Overview William C. Allen was born in 1857 in Chester County, Pennsylvania. He was a member of the Society of Friends. Allen was deeply opposed to war and wrote often about the problems of propaganda, censorship, conscription, imperialism, and the munitions industry. He traveled widely and wrote many articles about his experiences abroad.
Dates: 1895-1937; Majority of material found within 1913-1937

American Conference for Democracy and Terms of Peace Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Conference for Democracy
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.
Dates: 1917-1919

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

Association to Abolish War Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Association to Abolish War
Dates: 1915-1927

Children's Crusade for Peace Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Children's Crusade for Peace
Dates: 1915

Children's Peace Petition Committee Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Children's Peace Petition Committee
Dates: ca.1916-1950

Christian Women's Peace Movement Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Christian Women's Peace Movement
Dates: 1915

Collegiate Anti-Militarism League Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Collegiate Anti-Militarism League
Dates: 1915-1917

Dorothy Detzer Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-086
Abstract Dorothy Detzer was a peace activist, writer, and lobbyist. She served as the National Executive Secretary of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, 1924-1946.. Detzer influenced a Congressional investigation of the munitions industry, 1934-1936, and later wrote the book Appointment on the Hill, 1948, describing her two decades in Washington, D.C.
Dates: 1913-1981

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 39
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 4
 
Subject
World War, 1914-1918 -- United States -- Sources 15
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 11
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 10
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 8
World War, 1914-1918 -- Peace -- Sources 7
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Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 5
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 5
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Peace -- Societies, etc. 3
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 3
World War, 1914-1918 -- Peace 3
World War, 1914-1918 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 3
World War, 1914-1918 -- Sources 3
Children and peace -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 2
Mediation, International -- History -- Sources 2
Militarism -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifists -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 2
Quaker authors 2
Suffragists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Civilian relief -- Sources 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Conscientious objectors -- Great Britain -- Sources 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Peace -- History -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 2
Anti-imperialist movements -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Architecture -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Arms control 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Authors, English -- History -- Sources 1
Charities -- France 1
Church controversies -- Society of Friends 1
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Congresses and conventions 1
Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- World War, 1914-1918 1
Conscientious objectors -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament 1
Disarmament -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Netherlands 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft registration -- United States 1
Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Friesland (Netherlands) -- History 1
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Sources 1
International cooperation -- History -- Sources 1
International relief -- History -- Sources 1
International relief -- Russia 1
Internationalism 1
Internationalism -- History -- Sources 1
Jewish refugees -- History -- Sources 1
Jews -- Europe -- History -- Sources 1
Journalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Labor movement -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Land titles -- Pennsylvania 1
Lawyers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Lecturers -- United States -- Biography -- Sources 1
Lobbyists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Militarism 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Massachusetts -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Austria 1
Pacifists -- Great Britain -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Pageants 1
Peace 1
Peace -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
Peace -- Religious aspects 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Peace Movements -- Congresses 1
Peace movements 1
Peace movements -- Europe 1
Peace movements -- Georgia -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Great Britain -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Massachusetts -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Swarthmore -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Wisconsin -- History -- Sources 1
Periodical editors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Philadelphia (Pa.) 1
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- History 1
Political prisoners -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Prison reform -- Society of Friends 1
Quaker authors -- 20th century 1
Quaker church buildings 1
Quaker conscientious objectors 1
Quaker women -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Quaker women -- History -- Sources 1
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Language
English 42
Germanic languages 1
German 1
 
Names
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 7
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 4
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 4
League of Nations 4
Woman's Peace Party 4
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American Friends Service Committee 3
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 3
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 3
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 3
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 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
Thomas, Wilbur K. (Wilbur Kelsey), 1882-1953 3
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 3
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 3
Allen, William Charles, 1857-1938 2
American Peace Society 2
American Union Against Militarism 2
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 2
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 2
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 2
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 2
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 2
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 2
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 2
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 2
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 2
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 2
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 2
International Committee of Women for Permanent Peace 2
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 2
Kelsey, Kate 2
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 2
Sewall, May Wright, 1844-1920 2
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 2
War Resisters' International 2
Warbasse, Agnes D. (Agnes Dyer), 1877-1945 2
Warbasse, James Peter, 1866-1957 2
Young Democracy (Organization) 2
Abercrombie, Daniel Webster, 1853-1932 1
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Albright, William A. 1
Alexander, Magnus W. (Magnus Washington), 1870-1932 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 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 Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
American Union Against Militarism. Civil Liberties Bureau 1
Association to Abolish War 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Beaton, Grace M. 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Billikopf, Jacob, 1883-1950 1
Blakeslee, George Hubbard, 1871-1954 1
Blickenstaff, Harold 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Boynton, Percy Holmes, 1875-1946 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brandt, Wilmer, 1920- 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 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
Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Butler, Thomas S. (Thomas Stalker), 1855-1928 1
Call, Arthur Deerin, 1869-1941 1
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Children's Crusade for Peace 1
Children's Peace Petition Committee 1
Christian Women's Peace Movement 1
Church Peace Union 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Collegiate Anti-Militarism League 1
Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 1
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