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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

Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) Records

 Collection
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-

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-

David McReynolds Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-134
Abstract David McReynolds (1929-2018), was an activist with the War Resisters League, the Socialist Party USA and the Democratic Socialists of America. He was an editor of Liberation magazine in the 1950s and a leader of the WRL from the 1950s until his retirement in 1999. McReynolds ran for Congress twice and for President of the U.S. twice, including a run in 2000. McReynolds has attempted to integrate anti-war and pacifist philosophy with Socialist economics. David McReynolds was openly gay and...
Dates: 1943-

National Council Against Conscription Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-052
Overview The National Council Against Conscription had its first official meeting on December 13, 1945 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Nation Council Against Conscription worked to defeat various legislative measures which promoted universal military training and peacetime conscription, by lobbying Congress, public speaking, publishing detailed analyses of proposed legislation, corresponding with magazine and newspaper editors about their coverage of Universal Military Training, and producing...
Dates: 1944-1960

John M. Swomley, Jr., Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-226
Overview

John M. Swomley, Jr.; minister in the Methodist Church; served as Director of the National Council Against Conscription, editor of Conscription News, and as National Secretary of the Fellowship of Reconciliation; active with the American Friends Service Committee and the American Civil Liberties Union; campaigned against universal military training; author of books on militarism and the Cold War.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1940-2002

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  • Names: Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 X

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Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 3
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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African Americans -- Civil rights 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Sources 1
California -- Politics and government 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights -- United States 1
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- United States 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- United States 1
Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Food supply 1
Illinois -- Politics and government 1
Indians of North America -- Civil rights 1
Journalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lecturers -- United States -- Biography -- Sources 1
Lobbying -- California 1
Lobbying -- Illinois 1
Lobbying -- United States 1
Lobbying -- Wisconsin 1
Methodist Church -- Clergy -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Militarism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
National service -- United States 1
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- United States 1
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- United States 1
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. 1
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- United States 1
Periodical editors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Political activity 1
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Socialist parties -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- Political activity 1
Society of Friends -- Societies, etc. 1
United States -- Armed Forces -- African Americans -- History -- Sources 1
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century 1
United States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
United States -- Race relations -- History -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Religious aspects 1
War -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
War -- Religious aspects 1
War victims -- Services for -- History -- Sources 1
Wisconsin -- Politics and government 1
Women -- Societies and clubs 1
Women and the military -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
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World War, 1939-1945 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
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World tomorrow (Periodical) 1
Young democracy (Periodical) 1
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 1
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Names
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 3
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 3
Newton, Ray 3
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 3
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 3
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American Friends Service Committee 2
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 2
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 2
Einstein, Albert 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Forest, Jim (James H.) 2
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 2
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 2
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
McReynolds, David 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
Nhất Hạnh, Thích 2
Pacifist Action Committee 2
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 2
Pickus, Robert 2
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 2
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
Socialist Party (U.S.) 2
War Resisters League 2
Waskow, Arthur Ocean, 1933- 2
Willoughby, George, pacifist 2
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Acts for Peace (Organization) 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
Allen, Steve, 1921-2000 1
Altbach, Philip G. 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
American Legion 1
Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Anti-War Mobilization Mass Meeting (1940 : Washington, D.C.) 1
Arvio, Raymond Paavo 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Barton, Bruce, 1886-1967 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Becker, Jo 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Bliss, George I. 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
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Bromfield, Louis, 1896-1956 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Chomsky, Noam 1
Church Peace Mission (U.S.) 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clergymen's Emergency Committee for Vietnam 1
Conkling, Roscoe S. (Roscoe Seely), 1884-1956 1
Consultative Peace Council (U.S.) 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Cooper, Wilmer A. (Wilmer Albert) 1
Cornell, Thomas C. (Thomas Charles), 1934- 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Dai Dong (Organization) 1
Darlington, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1894-1966 1
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
DiGia, Ralph 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Drinan, Robert F. 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Duff, Peggy 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 1
Engelbrecht, H. C. (Helmuth Carol), 1895-1939 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 1
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