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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

Charles Bloomstein Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Bloomstein, Charles
Abstract

Charles Bloomstein (1913 - 2002) was involved in a number of organizations that promoted civil rights, as well as peace. He was a conscientious objector during World War II, and served in Civilian Public Service (CPS) for three years.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1938-2002

Committee to End Slave Labor in America Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee to End Slave Labor in America
Abstract

Includes correspondence, flyers, reports.

Dates: Majority of material found in 1946

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

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Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip), 1889-1979 2
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American Friends Service Committee 1
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American Union Against Militarism. Civil Liberties Bureau 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Bloomstein, Charles 1
CARE Inc. 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Committee to End Slave Labor in America 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 1
Frankel, Morton 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 1
Gilmore, Robert Wallace, 1921-1988 1
Hallinan, Charles T. 1
Harrington, Michael, 1928-1989 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 1
Hunter, Allan A. (Allan Armstrong), 1893- 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 1
Kennan, George F. (George Frost), 1904-2005 1
Lens, Sidney 1
Lynch, Frederick, 1867-1934 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
Mayer, Milton, 1908-1986 1
Mussey, Henry Raymond, 1875-1940 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 1
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 1
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 1
Pickus, Robert 1
Rankin, Belle 1
Rapoport, Anatol, 1911-2007 1
Roszak, Theodore, 1933-2011 1
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 1
Sobell, Morton 1
Sterner, Beverly 1
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 1
Thurman, Howard, 1900-1981 1
Van Dusen, Henry P. (Henry Pitney), 1897-1975 1
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 1
War Resisters League 1
Warbasse, James Peter, 1866-1957 1
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