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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

American Civil Liberties Union: National Committee on Conscientious Objectors Records

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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

Committee on Militarism in Education Records

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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

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

John Nevin Sayre Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-117
Overview

John Nevin Sayre was a pacifist who spent over 40 years at the helm of the Fellowship of Reconciliation.

Dates: 1885-1982; Majority of material found within 1922-1967

Sydney Dix Strong Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-036
Overview Sydney Dix Strong (1860-1938) was an outspoken pacifist and strong supporter of disarmament, war resistance, and organized labor. He was the pastor for churches in Ohio and Illinois and did settlement work in Chicago. For his peace stance made him unpopular during WWI and in Oct. 1917 he was expelled from membership in the Municipal League of Seattle because of a speech he had given before the National Council of Congregational Churches, in which he praised the I.W.W. (International Workers...
Dates: 1890-1938

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Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 4
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 4
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 3
Committee on Militarism in Education (U.S.) 3
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 3
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Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 3
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 3
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 3
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 3
Newton, Ray 3
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 3
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 3
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 3
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 3
American Civil Liberties Union 2
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 2
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 2
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 2
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 2
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Lester, Muriel, 1883-1968 2
Morgan, Laura Puffer, 1874-1962 2
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 2
Trocmé, Magda, 1901-1996 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 Friends Service Committee 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Annes, A.B 1
Armstrong, Eunice B. 1
Atkinson, Henry A. 1
Ayusawa, Iwao, 1894-1972 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Barnes, Roswell P. (Roswell Parkhurst), 1901-1949 1
Bartlett, Percy W. 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
Blaxall, Arthur W. 1
Boeckel, Florence Brewer, 1885- 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Bromley, Dorothy Dunbar, 1896-1986 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
Brookwood Labor College (Katonah, N.Y.) 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Burton, O. E. (Ormond Edward), 1893-1974 1
Butcher, Agnes Young, 1921-2005 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chandy, K. K., 1908- 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Coe, George Albert, 1862-1951 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 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
Denton, Mary 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, E. Philip 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Embassies of Reconciliation (Organization) 1
Engelbrecht, H. C. (Helmuth Carol), 1895-1939 1
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 1
Finucane, James F. 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 1
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 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
Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 1
Gladden, Washington, 1836-1918 1
Goss-Mayr, Hildegard 1
Grant, Donald, 1889- 1
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 1
Gray, Philip, 1906- 1
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