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Devere Allen Papers

 Collection
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 Civil Liberties Union: National Committee on Conscientious Objectors Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-022
Overview The roots of the NCCO began shortly after conscription in WWII was instituted. Little is known about the New York Office of the NCCO. It was headquartered at 31 Union Square West in New York City (NY) where the ACLU had its offices, and was likely set up in 1940, under the chairmanship of Norman Angell, and stayed in existence through 1945. In Washington (DC), the Temporary Committee for Legal Aid to Conscientious Objectors was formed in 1940. R. Boland Brooks had gone to NSBRO (National...
Dates: 1940-1946

Post-War World Council Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-062
Overview

Founded in 1942 to continue the efforts begun by Keep America Out of War Congress; December 1941 KAOWC dissolved and reorganized as Provisional Committee Toward a Democratic Peace; February 1942 a more permanent group organized; ceased activities December 1967.

Dates: 1942-1967

Sydney Dix Strong Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-036
Overview Sydney Dix Strong (1860-1938) was an outspoken pacifist and strong supporter of disarmament, war resistance, and organized labor. He was the pastor for churches in Ohio and Illinois and did settlement work in Chicago. For his peace stance made him unpopular during WWI and in Oct. 1917 he was expelled from membership in the Municipal League of Seattle because of a speech he had given before the National Council of Congregational Churches, in which he praised the I.W.W. (International Workers...
Dates: 1890-1938

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  • Names: Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 X
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Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
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Names
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 3
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 3
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 2
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 2
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 2
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Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Worthy, William, 1921- 2
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
American Civil Liberties Union 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Annes, A.B 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Baldridge, Cyrus Leroy, 1889-1977 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Bingham, Alfred M. (Alfred Mitchell), 1905-1998 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Butcher, Agnes Young, 1921-2005 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
DeSilver, Harrison 1
Denton, Mary 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 1
Engelbrecht, H. C. (Helmuth Carol), 1895-1939 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 1
Gladden, Washington, 1836-1918 1
Grant, Donald, 1889- 1
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 1
Gray, Philip, 1906- 1
Greenfield, George H. 1
Harkness, Georgia Elma, 1891-1974 1
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
Hill, Lewis K. 1
Hillyer, Mary W. 1
Hunt, Dorothy H. 1
Hutchins, Grace 1
Inman, Samuel Guy, 1877-1965 1
Jones, Paul, 1880-1941 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 1
Keep America Out of War Congress 1
Kimball, Frank 1
Labor Party of Connecticut 1
Labour and Socialist International 1
League for Independent Political Action 1
Leo, Ernest 1
Lester, Muriel, 1883-1968 1
Lewis, Alfred Baker, 1897- 1
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
Lloyd, William Bross, 1908- 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
National Committee on Conscientious Objectors (U.S.) 1
Newton, Ray 1
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 1
Nilsson, Anna T. 1
Nofrontier News Service 1
Olmstead, Frank 1
Pacifist Action Committee 1
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 1
Phillips, Randolph Godfrey 1
Ponsonby, Arthur Ponsonby, Baron, 1871-1946 1
Post War World Council 1
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