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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 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

Committee for Amnesty for All Objectors to War and Conscription Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee for Amnesty...
Overview On January 12, 1946, the Committee for Amnesty for All Objectors to War and Conscription was established to seek an amnesty for "all objectors to war and conscription," which included men under army court-martial for their stance against war. The Committee's most widely publicized work was the sponsorship of picketing demonstrations at the White House in May and December 1946 calling for amnesty, but the organization also promoted its objectives through lobbying of Congressional and other...
Dates: 1945-1948

Women's Committee to Oppose Conscription Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-068
Overview This group was originally named the Committee to Oppose the Conscription of Women [WCOC], and then the National Committee to Oppose the Conscription of Women. It was formed in 1942 to protest the Austin-Wadsworth legislative bills and similar measures, which proposed that American women be drated into a civilian workforce for the duration of World War II. When the immediate threat of drafting women had passed, the group changed its name again, this time to the Women's Committee to Oppose...
Dates: 1942-1948

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Names
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 3
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 2
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Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 2
Scudder, Vida Dutton, 1861-1954 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 2
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 2
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 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
Baer, Gertrude 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Berg, Russel O. 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
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chalmers, Frances K. (Frances Kinghorn) 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Committee for Amnesty for All Objectors to War and Conscription 1
Committee to Oppose the Conscription of Women 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Elfenbein, Elsie Wright 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
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 1
Garst, Eleanor 1
Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 1
Grant, Donald, 1889- 1
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 1
Gray, Philip, 1906- 1
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 1
Hallinan, Charles T. 1
Harkness, Georgia Elma, 1891-1974 1
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 1
Hunt, Dorothy H. 1
Hutchins, Grace 1
Inman, Samuel Guy, 1877-1965 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Keep America Out of War Congress 1
La Force, Pearl A. 1
Labor Party of Connecticut 1
Labour and Socialist International 1
League for Independent Political Action 1
Lester, Muriel, 1883-1968 1
Lewis, Alfred Baker, 1897- 1
Lynch, Frederick, 1867-1934 1
Mussey, Henry Raymond, 1875-1940 1
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 1
Newton, Ray 1
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 1
Nilsson, Anna T. 1
Nofrontier News Service 1
Pacifist Action Committee 1
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 1
Pierce, Katharine C. (Katharine Curtis), 1882- 1
Ponsonby, Arthur Ponsonby, Baron, 1871-1946 1
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip), 1889-1979 1
Rankin, Belle 1
Raven, Charles E. (Charles Earle), 1885-1964 1
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