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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

Emergency Peace Campaign Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-012
Abstract Initiated in late 1935 by the American Friends Service Committee and other pacifists; originally planned as a two-year campaign to rally peace, religious, labor, African-American and student groups; aim was to organize a national campaign to promote peace principles in the face of preparation for war in Europe, and to keep the United States out of war; may have been preceded by the Emergency Peace Committee (1931-1933), though this has not been documented. The first EPC office opened in...
Dates: 1936-1937

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

Women's Committee to Oppose Conscription Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-068
Overview This group was originally named the Committee to Oppose the Conscription of Women [WCOC], and then the National Committee to Oppose the Conscription of Women. It was formed in 1942 to protest the Austin-Wadsworth legislative bills and similar measures, which proposed that American women be drated into a civilian workforce for the duration of World War II. When the immediate threat of drafting women had passed, the group changed its name again, this time to the Women's Committee to Oppose...
Dates: 1942-1948

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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
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Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 3
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 3
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 3
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 3
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 3
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Newton, Ray 3
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 3
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 3
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 2
American Friends Service Committee 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 2
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 2
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 2
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 2
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 2
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Scudder, Vida Dutton, 1861-1954 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
Alley, Alden Gifford 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American League against War and Fascism 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
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Butler, Smedley D. (Smedley Darlington), 1881-1940 1
Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chalmers, Frances K. (Frances Kinghorn) 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Committee on Militarism in Education (U.S.) 1
Committee to Oppose the Conscription of Women 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard), 1892-1976 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Eichelberger, Clark M. (Clark Mell), 1896-1980 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Elfenbein, Elsie Wright 1
Engelbrecht, H. C. (Helmuth Carol), 1895-1939 1
Finucane, James F. 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 1
Fosdick, Harry Emerson 1
Fosdick, Raymond B. (Raymond Blaine), 1883-1972 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Garst, Eleanor 1
Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 1
Grant, Donald, 1889- 1
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 1
Gray, Philip, 1906- 1
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 1
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 1
Harkness, Georgia Elma, 1891-1974 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
Hull, Cordell, 1871-1955 1
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 1
Hunt, Dorothy H. 1
Hutchins, Grace 1
Inman, Samuel Guy, 1877-1965 1
Johnson, Edwin C. (Edwin Carl), 1884-1970 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Keep America Out of War Congress 1
La Follette, Robert M. (Robert Marion), 1855-1925 1
La Force, Pearl A. 1
Labor Party of Connecticut 1
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