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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

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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

Charles Bloomstein Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Bloomstein, Charles
Abstract

Charles Bloomstein (1913 - 2002) was involved in a number of organizations that promoted civil rights, as well as peace. He was a conscientious objector during World War II, and served in Civilian Public Service (CPS) for three years.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1938-2002

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

Committee to End Slave Labor in America Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee to End Slave Labor in America
Abstract

Includes correspondence, flyers, reports.

Dates: Majority of material found in 1946

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

Emergency Peace Campaign Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-012
Abstract Initiated in late 1935 by the American Friends Service Committee and other pacifists; originally planned as a two-year campaign to rally peace, religious, labor, African-American and student groups; aim was to organize a national campaign to promote peace principles in the face of preparation for war in Europe, and to keep the United States out of war; may have been preceded by the Emergency Peace Committee (1931-1933), though this has not been documented. The first EPC office opened in...
Dates: 1936-1937

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

Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-013
Abstract

The Fellowship of Reconciliation in the U.S. was founded in 1915 by Christian pacifists. The organization, whose members are now drawn from many religious groups, seeks to apply principles of peace and social justice and non-violent social change to issues such as disarmament, conscription, race relations, economic justice, and civil liberties.

Dates: 1915-

Anna Melissa Graves Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-015
Abstract

Anna Melissa Graves was a writer, teacher, world traveler, and internationalist. From the 1920s to the 1940s Graves traveled through Africa, Central and South America, China, Europe, and the Middle East. She taught school in many of these places and maintained a voluminous correspondence with the teachers, acquaintances, and former students she met on her travels.

Dates: 1919-1953

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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 13
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Names
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 8
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 7
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 7
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 6
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 6
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Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 6
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 5
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 5
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 5
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 5
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 5
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 5
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 5
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 4
American Friends Service Committee 4
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 4
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 4
Newton, Ray 4
Pickus, Robert 4
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 4
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 4
War Resisters League 4
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 3
Cousins, Norman 3
Drevet, Camille 3
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 3
Gottlieb, Sanford 3
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 3
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 3
Kaufman, Abraham 3
Keys, Donald 3
Lyttle, Bradford 3
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 3
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 3
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 3
Socialist Party (U.S.) 3
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 3
Willoughby, George, pacifist 3
Allen, Steve, 1921-2000 2
Baer, Gertrude 2
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 2
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 2
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 2
Civilian Public Service 2
Committee for Nonviolent Action 2
Committee on Militarism in Education (U.S.) 2
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 2
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 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
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 2
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 2
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 2
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 2
Forest, Jim (James H.) 2
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 2
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 2
Gilmore, Robert Wallace, 1921-1988 2
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 2
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 2
Harrington, Michael, 1928-1989 2
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 2
Hillyer, Mary W. 2
Houser, George M. 2
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 2
Johnson, Edwin C. (Edwin Carl), 1884-1970 2
Jones, Paul, 1880-1941 2
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 2
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 2
Keep America Out of War Congress 2
Lens, Sidney 2
Lloyd, William Bross, 1908- 2
McReynolds, David 2
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 2
Morgan, Laura Puffer, 1874-1962 2
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 2
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 2
Nhất Hạnh, Thích 2
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip), 1889-1979 2
Reynolds, Reginald, 1905-1958 2
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 2
Royden, A. Maude (Agnes Maude), 1876-1956 2
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
Tatum, Arlo D. 2
Turn Toward Peace (Organization) 2
United Nations 2
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 2
Walker, Charles C. 2
Waskow, Arthur Ocean, 1933- 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Worthy, William, 1921- 2
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 1
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Acts for Peace (Organization) 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
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