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Consultative Peace Council Records

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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

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

Mildred Scott Olmsted Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-082
Abstract Mildred Scott Olmsted, peace activist and suffragist, was born in Glenolden, Pennsylvania, in 1890. In 1922, Olmsted became Executive Secretary of the Pennsylvania Branch of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF). From 1934 onward she assumed national positions with the organization. In 1946, Olmsted became National Administrative Secretary and held that position (until her retirement in 1966. She remained active as Executive Director Emerita of WILPF and also served...
Dates: 1881-1990; Majority of material found within 1907-1990

Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-030
Overview The Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament was active from 1930 to 1936, chiefly in and around Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Through public opinion and personal contacts, PCTD supporters pressured Congress to support total disarmament, including passage of the Frazier Amendment outlawing war. Other objectives of the Committee included a Congressional investigation of the munitions industry, opposition to all preparations and training for war (including ROTC), and support for...
Dates: 1930-1938

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Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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Names
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 3
Newton, Ray 2
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 2
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
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Anti-War Mobilization Mass Meeting (1940 : Washington, D.C.) 1
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Ballantyne, Edith 1
Bennett, Fay 1
Boulding, Elise 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
Camp, Kay 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Chalmers, Ruth 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Consultative Peace Council (U.S.) 1
Cookson, Sybil, 1890- 1
Cope, Eliza M. 1
Cox, Lucy A. 1
Dodge, Alice L. 1
Drexel, Constance 1
Dulles, Sophia H. 1
Dyer, Henry W. 1
Eves, William 1
Frazier, Howard 1
Frazier, Lynn J. (Lynn Joseph), 1874-1947 1
Freeman, Ruth, 1901- 1
Gage-Colby, Ruth 1
Gordon, Lindley V. 1
Hamilton, Albert W. 1
Harvey, William Brinton, 1862- 1
Hasegawa, Marii 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
Hayes, Dorothy M. 1
Hillyer, Mary W. 1
Hollister, Alvaine 1
Holmes, Margaret 1
Hoopes, Darlington, b. 1896 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Joint Peace Board 1
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Keep America Out of War Committee 1
Keep America Out of War Congress 1
Labor Anti-War Council 1
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 1
Lee, Jennie, 1904- 1
Lief, Alfred, 1901- 1
Littell, Franklin H. (Franklin Hamlin), 1917-2009 1
Mellor, Ruth 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Neutrality Bloc 1
Nicholson, Vincent D. (Vincent De Witt), 1890-1945 1
Olmsted, Allen S. (Allen Seymour), 1888-1977 1
Pacifist Action Committee 1
Peace Strategy Board 1
Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament 1
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 1
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 1
Shannon, K. Patricia 1
Smith, Lyn 1
Smith, Tucker P. 1
Steffens, Dorothy R. 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Van Kirk, Walter W. (Walter William), 1891-1956 1
Van Voris, Jacqueline 1
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 1
Weideman, Elizabeth W. 1
Wentworth, Lydia G., 1858- 1
Williams, H. Justice 1
Winsor, Mary, 1869-1956 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Pennsylvania Branch 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 1
Wright, Edward Needles, 1897- 1
Youth Committee Against War 1
Zigler, M. R. 1
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