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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

Church Peace Mission Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-177
Abstract The Church Peace Mission began as an outgrowth of a conference on the "Church and War," held in Detroit in May 1950, with its purpose being to disseminate the findings of the conference to as many churches and seminaries as possible in the next six months. Its objective was to challenge the various peace groups "to face anew their responsibility to Christ, to his Church, and to mankind," by appealing to Christians not to make or use weapons of war and to "devote their energies to the removal...
Dates: 1950-1967; Majority of material found within 1959-1965

Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-013
Abstract

The Fellowship of Reconciliation in the U.S. was founded in 1915 by Christian pacifists. The organization, whose members are now drawn from many religious groups, seeks to apply principles of peace and social justice and non-violent social change to issues such as disarmament, conscription, race relations, economic justice, and civil liberties.

Dates: 1915-

A. J. Muste Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-050
Overview A.J. Muste (1885-1967), was ordained a minister in the Dutch Reformed Church, but later (1917), he became a member of the Society of Friends. During World War I, Muste's refusal to abandon his pacifist position led to his forced resignation from the Central Congregational Church in Newtonville, Massachusetts. Muste's involvement as a labor organizer began in 1919 when he led strikes in the textile mills of Lawrence, Massachusetts. He became the director of the Brookwood Labor College in...
Dates: 1920-1967

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

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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Authors, American -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Ballistic missiles -- United States 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Historic peace churches -- History -- Sources 1
Journalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Labor leaders -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lecturers -- United States -- Biography -- Sources 1
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 1
Periodical editors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Polaris (Missile) 1
Selective conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Socialist parties -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
United States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
War victims -- Services for -- 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 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Sources 1
World tomorrow (Periodical) 1
Young democracy (Periodical) 1
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 1
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Names
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 6
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 4
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 4
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 4
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 3
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Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 3
Smiley, Glenn E. 3
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 3
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 3
American Civil Liberties Union 2
American Friends Service Committee 2
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
Church Peace Mission (U.S.) 2
Civilian Public Service 2
Committee on Militarism in Education (U.S.) 2
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 2
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 2
Heidbrink, John 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
International Fellowship of Reconciliation 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Lens, Sidney 2
Lester, Muriel, 1883-1968 2
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 2
Newton, Ray 2
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Thomson, Charles A. (Charles Alexander), 1893-1961 2
Trocmé, Magda, 1901-1996 2
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 2
War Resisters League 2
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Yoder, John Howard 2
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Acts for Peace (Organization) 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
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Arvio, Raymond Paavo 1
Ayusawa, Iwao, 1894-1972 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Bartlett, Percy W. 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Becker, Jo 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Beverage, Albion P. 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Blaxall, Arthur W. 1
Boeckel, Florence Brewer, 1885- 1
Boehmer, Peter J. 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brick, Allan 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 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
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chandy, K. K., 1908- 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Clergymen's Emergency Committee for Vietnam 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 1
Cornell, Thomas C. (Thomas Charles), 1934- 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Dai Dong (Organization) 1
DeSilver, Harrison 1
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 1
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 1
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