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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

Julien D. Cornell Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-010
Abstract

Julien Cornell (1910-1994) practiced law in New York City, with a special interest in civil liberties. During World War II, he handled many cases for conscientious objectors, as well as advising many other COs about their various problems with the legal system. He was considered an expert on legal issues regarding conscientious objection and Civilian Public Service, and was consulted by many lawyers throughout the country for his opinions.

Dates: 1940-1947

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

Allen S. Olmsted II Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-095
Scope and Contents The bulk of the Allen S. Olmsted papers is correspondence (1898-1977). Most of these are carbon copies of letters dictated by Olmsted and filed in subject transfer files at his law offices in Philadelphia and Media (Pennsylvania) [note: there are also many letters from Allen Olmsted in the papers of his wife, Mildred Scott Olmsted (DG 082)]. Correspondents include Brent Dow Allinson, Gertrude Baer, Emily Greene Balch, Roger Nash Baldwin, Witter Brynner, Joseph S. Clark, Sophia H. Dulles,...
Dates: 1898-1986

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Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 4
Kaufman, Abraham 3
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 3
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 3
American Civil Liberties Union 2
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Baer, Gertrude 2
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Butcher, Agnes Young, 1921-2005 2
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 2
Cornell, Julien D., 1910- 2
DeSilver, Harrison 2
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 2
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 2
Hill, Lewis K. 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
National Committee on Conscientious Objectors (U.S.) 2
Newton, Ray 2
Phillips, Randolph Godfrey 2
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 2
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Albert, Alfred, 1908- 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 Friends Service Committee 1
American Friends Service Committee. Committee on Rights of Conscience 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
American Legion 1
Angell, Ernest, 1889-1973 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 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
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Committee on Militarism in Education (U.S.) 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Engelbrecht, H. C. (Helmuth Carol), 1895-1939 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Fangmeier, Robert 1
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 1
Finucane, James F. 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 1
Forster, Clifford 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
Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 1
Grant, Donald, 1889- 1
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 1
Gray, Philip, 1906- 1
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 1
Harkness, Georgia Elma, 1891-1974 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Hunt, Dorothy H. 1
Hutchins, Grace 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Inman, Samuel Guy, 1877-1965 1
Joint Peace Committee of Providence and Chester Monthly Meetings (Society of Friends : Media, Pa.) 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 1
Keep America Out of War Congress 1
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