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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 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

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

Emergency Peace Federation Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Emergency Peace Federation
Overview The Emergency Peace Federation was organized to oppose U.S. drift into the the first world war. In July 1917 the Federation merged with the People's Council of America for Democracy and Peace.
Dates: 1914-1917

Edward W. Evans Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-122
Overview Edward Wyatt Evans (1882-1976) was a lifelong member of the Germantown (Pennsylvania) Monthly Meeting and was active in the Friends Peace Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. Evans was instrumental in the founding of the Fellowship of Reconciliation (Fellowship of Reconcilation), and was the executive secretary from 1916-1919. During the 1920s, he was also active in educational and peace programs of the Society of Friends.
Dates: 1916-1922

Henry Ford Peace Expedition Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-018
Overview On December 4, 1915, Henry Ford and over one hundred delegates and reporters left Hoboken, New Jersey, aboard the steamship Oscar II bound for Norway, and an itinerary of peace meetings in nonbelligerant Europe. The purpose of the Henry Ford Peace Expedition was the establishment of a conference of neutral nations which would seek to implement peace proposals through continuous mediation. Although Ford left the expedition at Christiana (Oslo) for health reasons, the delegation visited European...
Dates: 1915-1916

Massachusetts Peace Society Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-020
Abstract The Massachusetts Peace Society was first formed in 1815, and a new organization reformed in 1911. The records of both groups have been combined here to form one archival collection. The Massachusetts Peace Society (MPS)was the second [third?] such society to form in America on December 28, 1815, organized primarily by Noah Worcester (1758-1837), a Unitarian minister. By 1819 the MPS had over 850 members, with branches established throughout the state and beyond. The MPS merged,...
Dates: 1816-1917; Majority of material found within 1911-1917

National Peace Federation Collected Records

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

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

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Names
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 5
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 4
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 3
People's Council of America for Democracy and Peace 3
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 3
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American Friends Service Committee 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 2
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 2
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 2
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 2
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 2
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 2
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 2
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Abercrombie, Daniel Webster, 1853-1932 1
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 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 1
American Union Against Militarism. Civil Liberties Bureau 1
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Blakeslee, George Hubbard, 1871-1954 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Call, Arthur Deerin, 1869-1941 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 1
Conference of Christian Pacifists 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame, 1878-1974 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Denny, Ludwell, 1894-1970 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Elderkin, Noble S. (Noble Strong), 1878-1966 1
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 1
Emergency Peace Federation (U.S.) 1
Engelbrecht, H. C. (Helmuth Carol), 1895-1939 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Ford, Henry, 1863-1947 1
Frankfurter, Felix, 1882-1965 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Fuller, Walter G. 1
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 1
Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 1
Gordon, Mitchell 1
Grant, Donald, 1889- 1
Gray, Philip, 1906- 1
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 1
Gulick, Sidney L. (Sidney Lewis), 1902-1988 1
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 1
Hallinan, Charles T. 1
Hardin, Floyd, 1890-1974 1
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 1
Haskins, Henry S. 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
Henry Ford Peace Expedition (1915-1916) 1
Hodgkin, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1877-1933 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Hostetler, Theodore A. (Theodore Allen), 1864-1948 1
Hudson, Jay William, 1874- 1
Huebsch, B. W. (Benjamin W.), 1876-1964 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Hunt, Dorothy H. 1
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