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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

Consultative Peace Council Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Consultative Peace Council
Abstract

Includes correspondence, reports, financial records, administrative files, minutes of meetings, publicity materials, brochures, newspaper clippings. Correspondents include: Devere Allen, Dorothy Detzer, Alfred Hassler, Jessie Wallace Hughan, Abe Kaufman, Frederick J. Libby, A.J. Muste, Ray Newton, Mildred Scott Olmsted, John Swomley, E. Raymond Wilson, and M.R. Zigler.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1930-1969; Majority of material found within 1939-1955

William Bacon Evans papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1020
Overview

The papers of Quaker William Bacon Evans (1875-1964), a traveler to the Middle East, including Palestine, Syria and Lebanon and to Europe. His letters and journals are complemented by letters to him from a number of prominent people.

Dates: 1787-1963

Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-048
Abstract

The Federal Council of Churches organized its Committee on the Conscientious Objector under its Department of International Justice and Goodwill in 1941. The Committee was interested in all aspects of conscientious objection, especially religious life in Civilian Public Service camps. Among the Committee's projects was the organizing of a program of visitation to CPS camps.

Dates: 1941-1946

National Council for Prevention of War Records

 Collection
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

Helene Stöcker Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-035
Overview

Dr. Helene Stöcker (1869-1943) was one of the first woman students to enter a German University. In the 1920s she helped found Germany's first woman suffrage organization, and later the Bund für Mutterschutz (Protection of Motherhood). Dr. Stöcker immigrated to the United States in 1941 under the sponsorship of friends and colleagues in the peace movement.

Dates: 1897-1994; Majority of material found within 1913-1943

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: Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 X
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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 6
Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections 1
 
Subject
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
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Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Feminists 1
Feminists -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
Germany 1
Journalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lecturers -- United States -- Biography -- Sources 1
Methodist Church -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
Middle East -- Description and travel 1
Military nursing -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists 1
Pacifists -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 1
Periodical editors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Middle East 1
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Socialist parties -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- Missions -- Lebanon 1
Society of Friends -- Missions -- Syria 1
Suffragists 1
Suffragists -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
War -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Women -- Political activity 1
Women -- Political activity -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
Women and peace 1
Women and peace -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Women and the military -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Women and war -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Women social reformers 1
Women social reformers -- Germany -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Religious aspects -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Sources 1
World tomorrow (Periodical) 1
Young democracy (Periodical) 1
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 1
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Language
English 6
German 1
 
Names
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 4
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 4
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 4
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 4
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 3
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Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 3
Newton, Ray 3
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 3
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 3
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 2
American Friends Service Committee 2
Baer, Gertrude 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 2
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 2
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 2
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 2
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Pacifist Action Committee 2
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 2
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
Scudder, Vida Dutton, 1861-1954 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
Alley, Alden Gifford 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
Anti-War Mobilization Mass Meeting (1940 : Washington, D.C.) 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Beard, Mary Ritter, 1876-1958 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Beverage, Albion P. 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Boeckel, Florence Brewer, 1885- 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brethren Service Committee 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Carter family 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chalmers, Frances K. (Frances Kinghorn) 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Committee on Militarism in Education (U.S.) 1
Committee to Oppose the Conscription of Women 1
Consultative Peace Council (U.S.) 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
Einstein, Albert 1
Elfenbein, Elsie Wright 1
Engelbrecht, H. C. (Helmuth Carol), 1895-1939 1
Evans family 1
Evans, William Bacon, 1875-1964 1
Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America. Committee on the Conscientious Objector 1
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 1
Finucane, James F. 1
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 1
Fosdick, Raymond B. (Raymond Blaine), 1883-1972 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Gage-Colby, Ruth 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
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 1
Harkness, Georgia Elma, 1891-1974 1
Hartman, Grover L. 1
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Horney, Karen, 1885-1952 1
Hunt, Dorothy H. 1
Hutchins, Grace 1
Inman, Samuel Guy, 1877-1965 1
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