American Defense Society

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Ultra-patriotic, traditionalist organization, based in New York City.

From the description of Records, 1915-1942. (New York University, Group Batchload). WorldCat record id: 58776278

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf American Defense Society. Records, 1915-1942. New-York Historical Society
referencedIn New York State Defense Council. Correspondence files, 1917-1918. New York State Archives
referencedIn Lord, Bert, 1869-1939. Bert Lord papers, 1902-1939. Cornell University Library
referencedIn J. B. Matthews Papers, 1862-1986 and undated David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Rudd, Malcolm Day, b. 1877. Malcolm Day Rudd papers, 1796-1939. University of Connecticut, Homer Babbidge Library
referencedIn Henry Atherton Forster papers, 1914-1932 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Immigration Restriction League (U.S.) records, 1893-1921 Houghton Library
creatorOf Forster, Henry Atherton, 1868-1932. Henry Atherton Forster papers, 1914-1932. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Malcolm Day Rudd Papers, undated, 1796-1939. Archives and Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, University of Connecticut Libraries
referencedIn Bert Lord papers, 1902-1939. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn John Jay Chapman additional papers, 1841-1940. Houghton Library
Role Title Holding Repository
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associatedWith Bert, Lord 1869-1939. person
correspondedWith Chapman, John Jay, 1862-1933 person
associatedWith Davison, Charles Stewart, 1855-1942. person
associatedWith Forster, Henry Atherton, 1868-1932. person
associatedWith Grant, Madison, 1865-1937. person
associatedWith Harding, Warren G. 1865-1923. person
associatedWith Hearst, William Randolph, 1863-1951. person
associatedWith Hooker, Elon Huntington, 1869-1938. person
correspondedWith Immigration Restriction League (U.S.). corporateBody
associatedWith Industrial Workers of the World. corporateBody
associatedWith Lord, Bert, 1869-1939. person
associatedWith Matthews, J. B. (Joseph Brown), 1894-1966 person
associatedWith Mooney, Thomas J., 1882-1942. person
associatedWith New York State Defense Council. corporateBody
associatedWith Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919. person
associatedWith Rudd, Malcolm Day, b. 1877. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Patriotic societies
Immigration opponents
World War, 1914-1918
Anti--Jewish propaganda
Anti-communist movements
Internal security
Nativistic movements

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Active 1914

Active 1932



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