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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

American Union Against Militarism Records

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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 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

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

National Council for Prevention of War Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-023
Abstract

The National Council for Prevention of War (NCPW) was directed by J. Frederick Libby for many years; it lobbied Congress and created educational peace material, among other activities and campaigns.

Dates: 1921-1975

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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 2
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Sources 1
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Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 4
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 3
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 3
American Friends Service Committee 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
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Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 2
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 2
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 2
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 2
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 2
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 2
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 2
Newton, Ray 2
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 2
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
Alley, Alden Gifford 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
American Union Against Militarism 1
American Union Against Militarism. Civil Liberties Bureau 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Beverage, Albion P. 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Boeckel, Florence Brewer, 1885- 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Bridges, Harry, 1901- 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Browning, Hilda 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Citizens Victory Committee for Harry Bridges 1
Civil Rights Congress (U.S.) 1
Committee on Militarism in Education (U.S.) 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame, 1878-1974 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Dana, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1881-1950 1
Denny, Ludwell, 1894-1970 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Dunn, Robert W. (Robert Williams), 1895- 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Engelbrecht, H. C. (Helmuth Carol), 1895-1939 1
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 1
Finucane, James F. 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 1
Fosdick, Raymond B. (Raymond Blaine), 1883-1972 1
Frankfurter, Felix, 1882-1965 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 1
Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 1
Goldman, Emma, 1869-1940 1
Gordon, Mitchell 1
Grant, Donald, 1889- 1
Gray, Philip, 1906- 1
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 1
Gulick, Sidney L. (Sidney Lewis), 1902-1988 1
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 1
Hallinan, Charles T. 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 1
Hunt, Dorothy H. 1
Hutchins, Grace 1
Inman, Samuel Guy, 1877-1965 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Keep America Out of War Congress 1
Labor Party of Connecticut 1
Labour and Socialist International 1
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