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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

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

Dorothy H. Hutchinson Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-125
Abstract Dorothy Hewitt Hutchinson (l905-l984) began to gain influence in the peace movement when her pamphlet A Call to Peace Now was printed by the Friends in l943. That summer, Hutchinson and a small group of people started the Peace Now Movement, using her pamphlet to rally support for the principle of a negotiated settlement rather than unconditional surrender of the Axis powers. This group included George W. Hartmann, a psychology professor at Columbia, and John Collett. Hutchinson also worked...
Dates: 1942-1980

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

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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Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 4
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 4
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 3
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 3
American Friends Service Committee 2
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Baer, Gertrude 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Ballantyne, Edith 2
Boulding, Elise 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 2
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 2
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
Scudder, Vida Dutton, 1861-1954 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 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
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Camp, Kay 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chalmers, Frances K. (Frances Kinghorn) 1
Chalmers, Ruth 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Collett, John A. (John Albert), 1911- 1
Committee to Oppose the Conscription of Women 1
Cookson, Sybil, 1890- 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame, 1878-1974 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Denny, Ludwell, 1894-1970 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Elfenbein, Elsie Wright 1
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 1
Engelbrecht, H. C. (Helmuth Carol), 1895-1939 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 1
Frankfurter, Felix, 1882-1965 1
Frazier, Howard 1
Freeman, Ruth, 1901- 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Gage-Colby, Ruth 1
Garst, Eleanor 1
Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 1
Gjermoe, Johanne Ruetz 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
Harkness, Georgia Elma, 1891-1974 1
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 1
Hartmann, George W. (George Wilfried), 1904-1955 1
Hasegawa, Marii 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
Hayes, Dorothy M. 1
Hickie, Dorothy 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Holmes, Margaret 1
Hunt, Dorothy H. 1
Hutchins, Grace 1
Inman, Samuel Guy, 1877-1965 1
Isono, Fujiko, 1918- 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 1
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Keep America Out of War Congress 1
La Force, Pearl A. 1
Labor Party of Connecticut 1
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