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American Union Against Militarism Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-004
Overview In 1915 a group of New York pacifists and near-pacifists organized the "Anti-militarism Committee" to combat the war spirit of the time. Activities included lobbying, publishing, a lecture campaign, and the establishment of a Civil Liberties Bureau. The most notable achievements were the work in the successful effort to avert war with Mexico in 1916 and the encouragement of opposition to peacetime conscription following World War I. The office was raided by the government and American Union...
Dates: 1915 - 1922

Henry Joel Cadbury Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-081
Abstract

Henry J. Cadbury (1883-1974) was a distinguished Biblical scholar, teacher, and a member of the Society of Friends. Cadbury was one of the founders of the American Friends Service Committee. He served as its chairman from both 1928 to 1934 and again from 1944 to 1960. Cadbury supervised famine relief both in the United States and in Europe.

Dates: 1917-1974

Center for Constitutional Rights Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Center for Constitutional Rights
Dates: 1970-

Committee for Non-Violent Integration Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee for Non-Violent Integration
Dates: 1956

Julien D. Cornell Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-010
Abstract

Julien Cornell (1910-1994) practiced law in New York City, with a special interest in civil liberties. During World War II, he handled many cases for conscientious objectors, as well as advising many other COs about their various problems with the legal system. He was considered an expert on legal issues regarding conscientious objection and Civilian Public Service, and was consulted by many lawyers throughout the country for his opinions.

Dates: 1940-1947

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Dana Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-011
Abstract

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Dana was a writer and pacifist who taught comparative literature at Columbia University from 1912 until 1917. Dana lost his teaching post as an opponent of American participation in World War I. Dana continued to advocate civil liberties and the rights of conscientious objectors.

Dates: 1914-1950

James W. Douglass Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Douglass, James and Shelley
Abstract

Collection is primarily printed materials, including pamphlets, reprints, photocopies of interviews with and letters to various correspondents, including Ramsey Clark, Glenda Grabow, Pope John Paul II, and Cardinal Roger Etchegaray.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1990-

Esther S. Frankel Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-097
Abstract Esther Strum Frankel was a New Jersey attorney in the firm of Frankel and Frankel (along with her husband, Leopold), a pacifist, and civil rights activist; member of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, served as head its Human Rights Committee, especially active in its New Jersey branch; also involved with Women Strike for Peace and other reform movements relating to feminism and disarmament; specialized in civil rights litigation in the 1950s and Selective Service...
Dates: 1948-1975; Majority of material found within 1967-1971

Friends Committee on National Legislation Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-047
Abstract

A Quaker lobbying group established in 1943 to bring conscience and spiritual values to the political process in Washington; it grew out of the work of the Friends War Problems Committee in 1940.



Dates: 1943-

Dorothy H. Hutchinson Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-125
Abstract Dorothy Hewitt Hutchinson (l905-l984) began to gain influence in the peace movement when her pamphlet A Call to Peace Now was printed by the Friends in l943. That summer, Hutchinson and a small group of people started the Peace Now Movement, using her pamphlet to rally support for the principle of a negotiated settlement rather than unconditional surrender of the Axis powers. This group included George W. Hartmann, a psychology professor at Columbia, and John Collett. Hutchinson also worked...
Dates: 1942-1980

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Names
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 5
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 4
American Friends Service Committee 3
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 3
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 3
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Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 2
Baer, Gertrude 2
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 2
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 2
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 2
Harker, Charles H. 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Innerst, J. Stuart, 1894-1975 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 2
New York Bureau of Legal Advice 2
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip), 1889-1979 2
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 2
Snyder, Edward F. 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
War Resisters League 2
Willoughby, George, pacifist 2
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 2
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Albert, Alfred, 1908- 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
American Civil Liberties Union 1
American Friends Service Committee. Committee on Rights of Conscience 1
American Legion 1
American Union Against Militarism 1
American Union Against Militarism. Civil Liberties Bureau 1
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 1
Angell, Ernest, 1889-1973 1
Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Annes, A.B 1
Ballantyne, Edith 1
Barton, Clara, 1821-1912 1
Beard, Mary Ritter, 1876-1958 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Boulding, Elise 1
Bowie, Walter Russell, 1882-1969 1
Bridges, Harry, 1901- 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Bromley, Marion, -1996 1
Browning, Hilda 1
Butcher, Agnes Young, 1921-2005 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Cakars, Maris 1
Campaign for World Government (Organization) 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Carter, Arabella, 1867- 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Casanova, Margaret 1
Center for Constitutional Rights (New York, N.Y.) 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Citizens Victory Committee for Harry Bridges 1
Civil Rights Congress (U.S.) 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Collett, John A. (John Albert), 1911- 1
Committee for Non-violent Integration 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cooper, Wilmer A. (Wilmer Albert) 1
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 1
Dana, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1881-1950 1
Darby, W. Evans (William Evans), 1844-1922 1
Darlington, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1894-1966 1
Davidon, Ann Morrissett 1
DeSilver, Harrison 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
Denton, Mary 1
Deyo, Amanda 1
DiGia, Ralph 1
Douglass, James W. 1
Dunn, Robert W. (Robert Williams), 1895- 1
Emergency Civil Liberties Committee 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Evans, Mary Frost Ormsby, 1845-1931 1
Fangmeier, Robert 1
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 1
Flynn, Bina 1
Flynn, Elizabeth Gurley 1
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 1
Forster, Clifford 1
Foulke, Thomas Albert, 1893-1962 1
Frankel, Esther S. (Esther Strum) 1
Friends Committee on Legislation of Northern California 1
Friends Committee on Legislation. Southern California Section 1
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 1
Gara, Larry 1
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 1
Gjermoe, Johanne Ruetz 1
Gladden, Washington, 1836-1918 1
Goldman, Emma, 1869-1940 1
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