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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

Eichel Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-131
Overview

The Eichel Family papers provide a unique glimpse into the lives of conscientious objectors and peace activists from one family over two generations, from 1916 onward. Julius Eichel, David Eichel and Albert Eichel were all C.O.s during WWI. Julius Eichel and his wife Esther Eichel protested WWII. Their son Seymour Eichel also served time in prison for his refusal to serve in the military in the 1950s.

Dates: 1918 - 2008

Friends Ambulance Unit Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Friends Ambulance Unit
Abstract

Collection contains pamphlets, periodicals, and annual reports.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1914-1954

Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee
Abstract

Collection includes pamphlets, annual reports, and periodicals.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1914-1942

Mercedes M. Randall Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-110
Overview

Mercedes M. Randall was an early, and lifelong, member of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. She held many positions of responsibility in the organization, including chairmanship of the National Education Committee, and presidency of the Manhattan Branch. Randall was the first biographer of Nobel Peace Prize winner, Emily Greene Balch.

Dates: 1914-1977

Jeannette Rankin Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Rankin, Jeannette
Overview

Jeannette Rankin (1880-1973), was the first woman to serve in Congress (1917-1919). She was an active suffragist and later worked in peace organizations such as the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and the National Council for Prevention of War. Rankin founded the Georgia Peace Society in the 1940s, and led the Jeannette Rankin Brigade, an all-women's protest march against the Vietnam war shortly before her death.

Dates: 1917-2011

Edward Thomas and Margaret Loring Thomas Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Thomas, Edward-Margaret Loring Thomas
Overview

Edward Thomas was a chemist and chemical patent lawyer in New York City. His wife Margaret Loring Thomas had been active in settlement work and a teacher of home economics before marriage. Both were activist, pacifist Quakers.

Dates: 1917-1952

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  • Subject: World War, 1939-1945 X
  • Subject: World War, 1914-1918 X
  • Library: Swarthmore College Peace Collection X

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Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Society of Friends -- Charities 2
Society of Friends -- International assistance 2
Society of Friends -- War relief and reconstruction 2
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World War, 1914-1918 -- Civilian relief 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Prisoners and prisons -- Sources 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- War work -- Society of Friends 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Civilian relief 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- Society of Friends 2
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- Great Britain 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Sources 1
International cooperation -- History -- Sources 1
International relief 1
Internationalism -- History -- Sources 1
Jewish refugees -- History -- Sources 1
Jews -- Europe -- History -- Sources 1
Journalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lecturers -- United States -- Biography -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Georgia -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Periodical editors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Reconstruction (1914-1939) 1
Selective conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Socialist parties -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Socialists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Suffragists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 1
Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Conscientious objectors -- Great Britain 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Refugees -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Great Britain 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Rescue -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Refugees -- Sources 1
World tomorrow (Periodical) 1
Young democracy (Periodical) 1
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 1
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Language
Germanic languages 1
 
Names
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
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Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 2
War Resisters League 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Young Democracy (Organization) 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 Friends Service Committee 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Blickenstaff, Harold 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brandt, Wilmer, 1920- 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Bromley, Marion, -1996 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Eichel family 1
Eichel, Esther 1
Eichel, Julius, 1896- 1
Eichel, Seymour 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Emergency Committee for the Assistance of Germans, Austrians, and Hungarians in Distress (Society of Friends) 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
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friends Ambulance Unit 1
Friends Ambulance Unit Post-War Service 1
Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Gara, Larry 1
Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 1
Grant, Donald, 1889- 1
Gray, Philip, 1906- 1
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 1
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
Hunt, Dorothy H. 1
Hutchins, Grace 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Inman, Samuel Guy, 1877-1965 1
Jeannette Rankin Brigade 1
Johnson, Emily Cooper 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 1
Jouve, Andrée, 1884-1972 1
Kantor, William Marx 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Keep America Out of War Congress 1
Labor Party of Connecticut 1
Labour and Socialist International 1
League for Independent Political Action 1
Lester, Muriel, 1883-1968 1
Lewis, Alfred Baker, 1897- 1
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
Lunde, Erling H. 1
Lynd, Alice 1
Man, Albon 1
Marston, Helen, 1892-1982 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
Newton, Ray 1
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 1
Nilsson, Anna T. 1
Nofrontier News Service 1
Pacifist Action Committee 1
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