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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

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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

Center on Conscience and War Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-025
Overview

Organization still in existence that was formed to aid conscientious objectors in World War II.

Dates: 1940-2015

Julien D. Cornell Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-010
Abstract

Julien Cornell (1910-1994) practiced law in New York City, with a special interest in civil liberties. During World War II, he handled many cases for conscientious objectors, as well as advising many other COs about their various problems with the legal system. He was considered an expert on legal issues regarding conscientious objection and Civilian Public Service, and was consulted by many lawyers throughout the country for his opinions.

Dates: 1940-1947

Federation Against War Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Federation Against War
Dates: 1921

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

John Nevin Sayre Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-117
Overview

John Nevin Sayre was a pacifist who spent over 40 years at the helm of the Fellowship of Reconciliation.

Dates: 1885-1982; Majority of material found within 1922-1967

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  • Names: Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 X
  • Names: Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 X

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Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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Authors, American -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Brethren in Christ Church -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Mennonites -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Journalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Labor -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lawyers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lecturers -- United States -- Biography -- Sources 1
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
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Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Periodical editors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Selective conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Socialist parties -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- 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
Kaufman, Abraham 4
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 4
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 3
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 3
Newton, Ray 3
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Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 3
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 3
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 2
American Civil Liberties Union 2
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 2
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 2
Butcher, Agnes Young, 1921-2005 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
Civilian Public Service 2
Committee on Militarism in Education (U.S.) 2
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 2
DeSilver, Harrison 2
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 2
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 2
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 2
Hill, Lewis K. 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Lester, Muriel, 1883-1968 2
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
National Committee on Conscientious Objectors (U.S.) 2
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 2
Phillips, Randolph Godfrey 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Trocmé, Magda, 1901-1996 2
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 2
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Albert, Alfred, 1908- 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
Alley, Alden Gifford 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
Angell, Ernest, 1889-1973 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Ayusawa, Iwao, 1894-1972 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Barr, Allen H. 1
Bartlett, Percy W. 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Beverage, Albion P. 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Blaxall, Arthur W. 1
Boeckel, Florence Brewer, 1885- 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Borkholder, Philip L. 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
Brookwood Labor College (Katonah, N.Y.) 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Burton, O. E. (Ormond Edward), 1893-1974 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Center on Conscience and War 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chandy, K. K., 1908- 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Doty, C. LeRoy 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Eastman, E. Philip 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Embassies of Reconciliation (Organization) 1
Engelbrecht, H. C. (Helmuth Carol), 1895-1939 1
Fangmeier, Robert 1
Federation Against War 1
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 1
Finucane, James F. 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 1
Forster, Clifford 1
Fosdick, Raymond B. (Raymond Blaine), 1883-1972 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 1
Goss-Mayr, Hildegard 1
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