Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 4 of 4

National Council Against Conscription Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-052
Overview The National Council Against Conscription had its first official meeting on December 13, 1945 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Nation Council Against Conscription worked to defeat various legislative measures which promoted universal military training and peacetime conscription, by lobbying Congress, public speaking, publishing detailed analyses of proposed legislation, corresponding with magazine and newspaper editors about their coverage of Universal Military Training, and producing...
Dates: 1944-1960

New York Peace Society Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-026
Overview

The New York Peace Society was the first peace society in the United States beginning in 1815, and lasting in various incarnations until 1940.

Dates: 1818-1940; Majority of material found within 1906-1940

Post-War World Council Records

 Collection
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

War Resisters League Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-040
Overview The War Resisters League is a pacifist organization whose members are against all war. Witnessing the establishment of the War Resisters' International in Europe in 1921, and sensing a need for a similar organization in the United States, Dr. Jessie Wallace Hughan established the War Resisters League as an independent organization. The War Resisters League membership pledge, which has remained essentially unchanged since its inception, reads: "The War Resisters League affirms that war is a...
Dates: 1923-1994

Filtered By

  • Names: Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 X
  • Subject: Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
∨ more  
Names
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 2
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 2
Aberman, Sidney 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
American Legion 1
∨ more
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 1
Baldridge, Cyrus Leroy, 1889-1977 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Barr, Allen H. 1
Barton, Bruce, 1886-1967 1
Bingham, Alfred M. (Alfred Mitchell), 1905-1998 1
Bromfield, Louis, 1896-1956 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Conkling, Roscoe S. (Roscoe Seely), 1884-1956 1
Corfman, Rex 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
DiGia, Ralph 1
Dodge, David Low, 1774-1852 1
Dunbar, Olivia Howard, 1873-1953 1
Eichel, Julius, 1896- 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Finch, Henry Le Roy 1
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 1
Fosdick, Harry Emerson 1
Gompers, Samuel, 1850-1924 1
Gordon, Lindley V. 1
Gottlieb, Edward P. 1
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 1
Hartmann, George W. (George Wilfried), 1904-1955 1
Hedemann, Ed 1
Hedemann, Grace 1
Hennacy, Ammon, 1893-1970 1
Hillyer, Mary W. 1
Holdridge, Herbert C. (Herbert Charles), 1892-1974 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Kepler, Roy C. 1
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 1
Levermore, Charles H. (Charles Herbert), 1856-1927 1
Lloyd, William Bross, 1908- 1
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 1
McReynolds, David 1
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 1
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
National Council Against Conscription (U.S.) 1
National Council Against Peacetime Conscription Now (U.S.) 1
New York Peace Society (1815-1828) 1
New York Peace Society (1837-1844) 1
New York Peace Society (1844-18??) 1
New York Peace Society (1906-1940) 1
Newton, Ray 1
Olmstead, Frank 1
Peace Society of the City of New York 1
Post War World Council 1
Provisional Committee Toward a Democratic Peace 1
Ransom, Frances Rose 1
Reuter, Richard W. (Richard Ward), 1918- 1
Richards, Edward C. M., 1886-1974 1
Roodenko, Igal 1
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 1
Rorty, James, 1890-1973 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
Schaum, Winifred W. 1
Schwartz, Wendy (Editor) 1
Short, William H. (William Harrison), 1868-1935 1
Siteman, Stephen 1
Straus, Oscar S. (Oscar Solomon), 1850-1926 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Tatum, Arlo D. 1
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
United Nations 1
War Resisters League 1
Weaver, E. Paul 1
Wentworth, Lydia G., 1858- 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 1
Worthy, William, 1921- 1
Youth Committee for Democracy (U.S.). Philadelphia Branch 1
∧ less