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Devere Allen Papers

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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

Another Mother for Peace Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-102
Abstract

Another Mother for Peace was a women's peace group born from the antipathy to the war in Vietnam, based in Los Angeles, California. The stated purpose of this non-partison, non-profit organization was "to educate women to take an active role in eliminating war as a means of solving disputes between nations, people and ideologies." AMP closed its offices in January 1986.

Dates: 1964-1978; Majority of material found within 1964-1978

Katherine Devereux Blake Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Blake, Katherine Devereux
Abstract

Katherine Devereux Blake was a suffragist and peace activist through the first half of the twentieth century. She was a member of the Ford Peace Expedition in 1915-1916, served on the national board of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and its international executive board, and was the chief speaker for the Disarmament Caravan, which toured 9,000 miles in 1931.

Dates: 1911-1950

Kay Camp Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-169
Abstract Katherine Lindsley Camp was born in 1918 [1919?], Mt. Kisco New York. She was a graduate of Swarthmore College (Class of 1940). Camp was elected president of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom in 1967, and served as international president, 1974-1980. In addition Camp was founder of the Citizens Bi-Racial Study Group; former president of the Pennsylvania Women's Political Caucus; made unsuccessful bid for Congress in 1972 on the Democratic ticket in...
Dates: 1955-2006

Codepink Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Codepink
Abstract

Includes letters, flyers, reports, printed emails, and materials from local branches.

Dates: Majority of material found within 2003-

Dorothy Detzer Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-086
Abstract

Dorothy Detzer was a peace activist, writer, and lobbyist. She served as the National Executive Secretary of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, 1924-1946.. Detzer influenced a Congressional investigation of the munitions industry, 1934-1936, and later wrote the book Appointment on the Hill, 1948, describing her two decades in Washington, D.C.

Dates: 1913-1981

Keep America Out of War Congress Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Keep America Out of War
Overview The Keep America Out of War Congress was founded in 1938 (as the Keep America Out of War Comittee), by several leading peace organizations. The Congress was to pursue a joint, minimum six-point peace program. The aims of this program included the removal of U.S. ships and nationals from belligerent zones, a war referendum, the abandonment of plans for conscription and industrial mobilization, and greater economic and social justice at home and abroad. The Keep America Out of War Congress was...
Dates: 1938-1942

Belva Ann Lockwood Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-098
Overview Belva Ann McNall Lockwood (1830-1917), was the first woman attorney to practice before the Supreme Court. She personally lobbied members of Congress to pass a special act admitting women to the bar of the Court, and first practiced before the Court in 1879. Lockwood ran for the U.S. presidency in 1884 and 1888, being the first woman to have a complete, national campaign for that office. From the 1870s onward Lockwood was active with the radical peace group, the Universal Peace Union,...
Dates: 1878-1917, 1984, 1986, 1992

Massachusetts Peace Society Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-020
Abstract The Massachusetts Peace Society was first formed in 1815, and a new organization reformed in 1911. The records of both groups have been combined here to form one archival collection. The Massachusetts Peace Society (MPS)was the second [third?] such society to form in America on December 28, 1815, organized primarily by Noah Worcester (1758-1837), a Unitarian minister. By 1819 the MPS had over 850 members, with branches established throughout the state and beyond. The MPS...
Dates: 1816-1917; Majority of material found within 1911-1917

Edwin D. Mead and Lucia Ames Mead Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-021
Overview Edwin D. Mead (1849-1937), and Lucia Ames Mead (1856-1936), were both leading pacifists, writers, and social reformers of the U.S. and international peace movement. Edwin Mead directed the work of the World Peace Foundation and participated in many international peace congresses. He was an American delegate to the International Peace Bureau. Mead helped found the School Peace League and was a prominent member of the American Peace League. Lucia Ames Mead was a leading member of many feminist...
Dates: 1876-1938

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Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 6
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 4
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 4
Camp, Kay 3
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 3
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Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 3
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 3
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 3
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 3
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 2
American Friends Service Committee 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Ballantyne, Edith 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 2
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 2
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 2
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 2
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 2
Keep America Out of War Congress 2
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 2
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 2
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 2
Steffens, Dorothy R. 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 2
Young Democracy (Organization) 2
Abercrombie, Daniel Webster, 1853-1932 1
Accra Assembly (Organization) 1
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Alexander, Magnus W. (Magnus Washington), 1870-1932 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
Altbach, Philip G. 1
Amdur, Stephen 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
American Peace League 1
American Woman's Republic 1
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Axelrod, Beverly 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Bassford, Abraham 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Bennett, Fay 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Berman, Aline 1
Blackwell, Alice Stone, 1857-1950 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Blakeslee, George Hubbard, 1871-1954 1
Blass, Dorothy 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Boulding, Elise 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Brown, George Edward, 1920-1999 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Call, Arthur Deerin, 1869-1941 1
Campus Americans for Democratic Action 1
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Carter, Arabella, 1867- 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chalmers, Ruth 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Clarke, Mary S., 1916- 1
Codepink (Organization) 1
College Peace Union 1
Cookson, Sybil, 1890- 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame, 1878-1974 1
Cranston, Alan, 1914-2000 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Denny, Ludwell, 1894-1970 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Dodge, Alice L. 1
Doty, Edward G. 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Dunsavage, William 1
Dworkin, Andrea 1
Dyer, Henry W. 1
Eaby, Gail 1
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 1
Edelman, Marc 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 1
Engelbrecht, H. C. (Helmuth Carol), 1895-1939 1
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