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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

American Civil Liberties Union: National Committee on Conscientious Objectors Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-022
Overview The roots of the NCCO began shortly after conscription in WWII was instituted. Little is known about the New York Office of the NCCO. It was headquartered at 31 Union Square West in New York City (NY) where the ACLU had its offices, and was likely set up in 1940, under the chairmanship of Norman Angell, and stayed in existence through 1945. In Washington (DC), the Temporary Committee for Legal Aid to Conscientious Objectors was formed in 1940. R. Boland Brooks had gone to NSBRO (National...
Dates: 1940-1946

Broomell-Cleghorn-Fisher Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-278
Overview

This collection contains material collected by Anna Pettit Broomell and primarily consists of the writings and correspondence of Broomell, Dorothy Canfield Fisher, and Sarah Cleghorn.

Dates: 1876-1967

Thalia Yaffey Stern Broudy Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Broudy, Thalia Yaffey Stern
Overview

Papers of a woman who has been active in the peace movement from the 1950s to the present day.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1961-2004

Center on Conscience and War Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-025
Overview

Organization still in existence that was formed to aid conscientious objectors in World War II.

Dates: 1940-2015

Civil Defense Protest Committee Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Civil Defense Protest Committee
Abstract

Collection includes meeting minutes, correspondence, legal documents, pamphlets, publicity materials, and newspaper clippings; the bulk of the collection is from 1955.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1955-1962

Committee for Amnesty for All Objectors to War and Conscription Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee for Amnesty...
Overview On January 12, 1946, the Committee for Amnesty for All Objectors to War and Conscription was established to seek an amnesty for "all objectors to war and conscription," which included men under army court-martial for their stance against war. The Committee's most widely publicized work was the sponsorship of picketing demonstrations at the White House in May and December 1946 calling for amnesty, but the organization also promoted its objectives through lobbying of Congressional and other...
Dates: 1945-1948

Committee for Nonviolent Action Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-017
Overview CNVA was one of the first American peace groups to focus on nonviolentdirect action including civil disobedience. Its purpose of organizing imaginative and dramatic protest demonstrations on both land and sea attracted radical pacifists and called the attention of the American public to the atrocities of nuclear warfare. CNVA's first protest action was a vigil held outside the atomic weapons test grounds in Las Vegas, Nevada, in 1957. In the second half of its existence CNVA efforts began to...
Dates: 1958-1968

Committee for Peaceful Alternatives Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee for Peaceful Alternatives
Dates: 1950-1952

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

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 31
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Subject
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 14
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 9
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
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Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 5
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 4
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 4
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Peace walks and marches -- History -- Sources 3
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 3
Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 2
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 2
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Societies, etc. 2
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 2
Quaker women -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 2
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 2
African American churches -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
American Literature -- New England 1
American Poetry -- Women authors 1
American fiction 1
American fiction -- Women authors 1
American poetry 1
American poetry -- 20th century 1
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 1
Atomic bomb -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Ballistic missiles -- United States 1
Biological warfare -- History -- Sources 1
Chemical warfare -- History -- Sources 1
Children's literature 1
Civil defense -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Clergy -- California -- History -- Sources 1
Cold War -- Sources 1
College chaplains -- Ohio -- History -- Sources 1
Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Brethren in Christ Church -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Mennonites -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States 1
Counseling -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Direct action -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Eniwetok Proving Grounds (Marshall Islands) -- History -- Sources 1
Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) -- History -- Sources 1
Hydrogen bomb -- History -- Sources 1
International organization -- History -- Sources 1
Internationalism -- History -- Sources 1
Journalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
Labor -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Labor leaders -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lawyers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lecturers -- United States -- Biography -- Sources 1
Liberation (New York, N.Y. : 1956) 1
Literature -- Women authors 1
Lobbyists -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Sources 1
Manuscripts, American 1
Methodist Church -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
Military nursing -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Missionaries -- China -- History -- Sources 1
Montessori method of education 1
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Nigeria -- History -- Civil War, 1967-1970 -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Biography 1
Nuclear weapons -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Florida -- Miami -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Sources 1
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Names
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 8
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 8
Civilian Public Service 7
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 7
Kaufman, Abraham 7
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Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 7
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 6
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 6
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 6
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 5
Committee for Nonviolent Action 5
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 5
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 5
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 5
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 5
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 5
War Resisters League 5
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 5
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 4
American Friends Service Committee 4
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 4
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 4
Lens, Sidney 4
Newton, Ray 4
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 4
Willoughby, George, pacifist 4
Barr, Allen H. 3
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 3
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 3
Brooks, R. Boland 3
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 3
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 3
Day, Dorothy, 1897-1980 3
DeSilver, Harrison 3
DiGia, Ralph 3
Finch, Henry Le Roy 3
Golden Rule (Ketch) 3
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 3
Lyttle, Bradford 3
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 3
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 3
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 3
Swann, Marjorie 3
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 3
Walker, Charles C. 3
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 3
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 3
Baer, Gertrude 2
Butcher, Agnes Young, 1921-2005 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 2
Corson, Helen H. 2
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 2
Davidov, Marv 2
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 2
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 2
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 2
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 2
Gottlieb, Edward P. 2
Harkness, Georgia Elma, 1891-1974 2
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 2
Hartmann, George W. (George Wilfried), 1904-1955 2
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 2
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 2
Hennacy, Ammon, 1893-1970 2
Herrick, Scott 2
Hill, Lewis K. 2
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 2
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 2
MacAdam, Ruth E. 2
McReynolds, David 2
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 2
National Committee on Conscientious Objectors (U.S.) 2
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 2
National Service Board for Religious Objectors 2
Nelson, Wallace F. 2
New England Committee for Nonviolent Action 2
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 2
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization) 2
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Nevada Project 2
Olmstead, Frank 2
Olson, Theodore, 1932- 2
Omaha Action (Project) 2
Pacifist Action Committee 2
Peace Action Center (Washington, D.C.) 2
Peacemaker Movement 2
Pfeiffer, Stephen D. 2
Phillips, Randolph Godfrey 2
Pickus, Robert 2
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip), 1889-1979 2
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 2
Roodenko, Igal 2
Scudder, Vida Dutton, 1861-1954 2
Sterner, Beverly 2
Stewart, Annalee, 1900?- 2
Swann, Robert S. 2
Tatum, Lyle 2
Uphaus, Willard E. (Willard Edwin), 1890-1983 2
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 2
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