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J. Stuart Innerst Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-103
Overview J. Stuart Innerst was a United Brethren in Christ missionary to China in the 1920s. Innerst and his wife Marion Reachard Innerst left China in 1927 with great concerns about the influence of western imperialism in that country. J. Stuart Innerst served as pastor of several churches and joined the Society of Friends in 1943. In addition to his pastoral work, Innerst also served as the Director of the Quaker Friends in Washington Program (1960-1961, lobbied members of Congress regarding China,...
Dates: 1920-1975

Bradford Lyttle Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-079
Overview Bradford Lyttle is a long time leading peace activist involved in the promotion of nonviolence for social change and the elimination of war and nuclear weapons. Lyttle was the organizer of the San Francisco to Moscow walk in the 1960-1961, to highlight the message of disarmament and nonviolent resistance and bringing together U.S. and Soviet citizens together during the height of the Cold War. He went on to organize and participate in other marches and protests, including the Quebec - ...
Dates: 1954-

A. J. Muste Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-050
Overview A.J. Muste (1885-1967), was ordained a minister in the Dutch Reformed Church, but later (1917), he became a member of the Society of Friends. During World War I, Muste's refusal to abandon his pacifist position led to his forced resignation from the Central Congregational Church in Newtonville, Massachusetts. Muste's involvement as a labor organizer began in 1919 when he led strikes in the textile mills of Lawrence, Massachusetts. He became the director of the Brookwood Labor College in...
Dates: 1920-1967

Edward F. Snyder Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-241
Overview Edward Furnas Snyder is a Quaker lobbyist for peace, civil rights, and economic justice. He joined staff of Friends Committee on National Legislation in 1955 and retired in 1990 as Executive Secretary of the FCNL Snyder argued against legislation for a U.S. military draft and excessive military spending; worked for cultural and scientific exchanges between Soviet and U.S. citizens to lessen tensions of the Cold War. Edward and Dorothy Snyder have long been tax resisters arguing that the...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1950-

George Willoughby and Lillian Willoughby Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-236
Overview George Willoughby (December 9, 1914 - January 5, 2010) and Lillian Willoughby (c. 1916 - January 15, 2009) were Quaker activists who took part in nonviolent protests against war, conducted nonviolence trainings in India and other countries, and advocated for preservation of land in New Jersey and elsewhere.
Dates: 1931-2010

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Committee for Nonviolent Action 2
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Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
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Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
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Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Delaware Valley Land Trust 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Enzer, Erica 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Frankel, Morton 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
Gloor, Michele 1
Golden Rule (Ketch) 1
Gregonis, Peter 1
Haines, Jennifer 1
Harker, Charles H. 1
Holifield, Chet, 1903-1995 1
Innerst, J. Stuart, 1894-1975 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Johnson, Clare Sturges 1
Kennan, George F. (George Frost), 1904-2005 1
Klein, Yvonne 1
La Jolla Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Peace Committee 1
Lakey, George 1
Lens, Sidney 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
McReynolds, David 1
Movement for a New Society 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 1
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 1
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 1
Omaha Action (Project) 1
Pacific Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Friend in the Orient Committee 1
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 1
Peace Brigades International 1
Pearson, Drew, 1897-1969 1
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 1
Polaris (Missile) 1
Québec-Washington-Guantánamo Walk for Peace 1
Rapoport, Anatol, 1911-2007 1
Reynolds, Earle L. 1
Right Sharing of World Resources 1
Roszak, Theodore, 1933-2011 1
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 1
San Francisco to Moscow Walk for Peace 1
Sanders, Edwin A. 1
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 1
Shivers, Lynne 1
Sobell, Morton 1
Stephens, John, pacifist 1
Sterner, Beverly 1
United States Pacifist Party 1
United States. War Relocation Authority 1
Van Dusen, Henry P. (Henry Pitney), 1897-1975 1
Wadsworth, Arthur J. 1
War Resisters League 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Willoughby, Lillian, 1915-2009 1
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 1
World Peace Tax Fund 1
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