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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 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

Mohandas K. Gandhi Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-India-Gandhi, Mahatma
Overview Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was born in 1869 in Porbandar in Gujarat, India. He trained as a barrister and worked in Durban, South Africa. Influenced primarily by Hinduism, but also by elements of Jainism and Christianity as well as writers including Tolstoy and Thoreau, Gandhi developed the satyagraha ('devotion to truth'), a new nonviolent way to redress wrongs. Gandhi returned to India and in 1919, he announced a new satyagraha which attracted millions of followers. By 1920, Gandhi was a...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1919-

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Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Reynolds, Reginald, 1905-1958 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
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Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Alexander, Horace Gundry, 1889-1989 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 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
Baer, Gertrude 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 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
Chertkov, V. G. (Vladimir Grigor╩╣evich), 1854-1936 1
Chintamani, Chirravoori Yajneswara, Sir, 1880-1941 1
Civilian Public Service 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
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 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
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 1
Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 1
Grant, Donald, 1889- 1
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 1
Gray, Philip, 1906- 1
Harkness, Georgia Elma, 1891-1974 1
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
Hill, Lewis K. 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 1
Hunt, Dorothy H. 1
Hutchins, Grace 1
Inman, Samuel Guy, 1877-1965 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 1
Keep America Out of War Congress 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
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
Mahmud, Syed, 1889-1971 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
National Committee on Conscientious Objectors (U.S.) 1
Newman, Dorothy K. (Dorothy Krall) 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
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 1
Raven, Charles E. (Charles Earle), 1885-1964 1
Reeves, George B., 1905- 1
Rochester, Anna, 1880- 1
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 1
Root, Robert Cromwell, 1858- 1
Rosen, Harry 1
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