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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 Union Against Militarism Records

 Collection
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

Committee on Militarism in Education Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-009
Abstract Includes minutes of the executive committee, annual reports, correspondence (1925-1940), financial records, form letters, articles and manuscripts, pamphlets, CME periodicals and other publications, photographs, and newspaper clippings. Subject files provide state-by-state coverage of the U.S. Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC), Citizens Military Training Corps (CMTC) and Civilian Conservation Corps, and congressional anti-conscription campaigns. Correspondents include Devere Allen,...
Dates: 1925-1940

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Dana Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-011
Abstract

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Dana was a writer and pacifist who taught comparative literature at Columbia University from 1912 until 1917. Dana lost his teaching post as an opponent of American participation in World War I. Dana continued to advocate civil liberties and the rights of conscientious objectors.

Dates: 1914-1950

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

Jessie Wallace Hughan Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-251
Abstract

Jessie Wallace Hughan (December 25, 1875 – April 10, 1955) was an American educator, social activist, and a radical pacifist. During her college days she was one of four co-founders of Alpha Omicron Pi, a national sorority for university women. She also was a founder and the first Secretary of the War Resisters League, established in 1923. For over two decades, she was a perennial candidate for political office on the ticket of the Socialist Party of America in her home state of New York.

Dates: 1870-1998

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

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

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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
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Names
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 4
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 4
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 3
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 3
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 3
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Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 3
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 3
Newton, Ray 3
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 3
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 3
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 2
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 2
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 2
Committee on Militarism in Education (U.S.) 2
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 2
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 2
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 2
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 2
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 2
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 2
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 2
Morgan, Laura Puffer, 1874-1962 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 2
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Socialist Party (U.S.) 2
War Resisters League 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Worthy, William, 1921- 2
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
Alley, Alden Gifford 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
American Union Against Militarism 1
American Union Against Militarism. Civil Liberties Bureau 1
Anti-Enlistment League 1
Armstrong, Eunice B. 1
Atkinson, Henry A. 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Baldridge, Cyrus Leroy, 1889-1977 1
Barnes, Roswell P. (Roswell Parkhurst), 1901-1949 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Beverage, Albion P. 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Bingham, Alfred M. (Alfred Mitchell), 1905-1998 1
Boeckel, Florence Brewer, 1885- 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Bridges, Harry, 1901- 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Bromley, Dorothy Dunbar, 1896-1986 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Browning, Hilda 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Citizens Victory Committee for Harry Bridges 1
Civil Rights Congress (U.S.) 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Coe, George Albert, 1862-1951 1
Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 1
Conference of Christian Pacifists 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Dana, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1881-1950 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Dunn, Robert W. (Robert Williams), 1895- 1
Durant, Ariel 1
Early, Frances H. 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Elderkin, Noble S. (Noble Strong), 1878-1966 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
Finch, Henry Le Roy 1
Finch, Margaret Rockwell, 1921- 1
Finucane, James F. 1
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