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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

Committee on Militarism in Education Records

 Collection
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

Consultative Peace Council Records

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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

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

National Council for Prevention of War Records

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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

Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-030
Overview The Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament was active from 1930 to 1936, chiefly in and around Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Through public opinion and personal contacts, PCTD supporters pressured Congress to support total disarmament, including passage of the Frazier Amendment outlawing war. Other objectives of the Committee included a Congressional investigation of the munitions industry, opposition to all preparations and training for war (including ROTC), and support for...
Dates: 1930-1938

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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 5
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 5
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 4
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 4
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 4
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Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 3
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 3
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 3
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 3
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 3
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 3
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 3
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 3
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 3
American Friends Service Committee 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Committee on Militarism in Education (U.S.) 2
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 2
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 2
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Johnson, Edwin C. (Edwin Carl), 1884-1970 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Morgan, Laura Puffer, 1874-1962 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 2
Pacifist Action Committee 2
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
Van Kirk, Walter W. (Walter William), 1891-1956 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
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 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
Armstrong, Eunice B. 1
Atkinson, Henry A. 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Barnes, Roswell P. (Roswell Parkhurst), 1901-1949 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 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
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Bromley, Dorothy Dunbar, 1896-1986 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Butler, Smedley D. (Smedley Darlington), 1881-1940 1
Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Coe, George Albert, 1862-1951 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Consultative Peace Council (U.S.) 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Cope, Eliza M. 1
Cox, Lucy A. 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard), 1892-1976 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Drexel, Constance 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Dulles, Sophia H. 1
Eichelberger, Clark M. (Clark Mell), 1896-1980 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Engelbrecht, H. C. (Helmuth Carol), 1895-1939 1
Eves, William 1
Finucane, James F. 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 1
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 1
Fosdick, Harry Emerson 1
Fosdick, Raymond B. (Raymond Blaine), 1883-1972 1
Frazier, Lynn J. (Lynn Joseph), 1874-1947 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 1
Gordon, Lindley V. 1
Grant, Donald, 1889- 1
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