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Center for Economic Conversion Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-215
Overview The Center for Economic Conversion was a nonprofit organization which promoted the conversion of the military-based U.S. economy to a civilian-based, peace-oriented, and environmentally sustainable one. It was founded in 1975 as a project of the American Friends Service Committee. CEC was a leading advocate for using military base conversion as a tool to foster sustainable development.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1975-2000

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

Friends Committee on National Legislation Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-047
Abstract A Quaker lobbying group established in 1943 to bring conscience and spiritual values to the political process in Washington; it grew out of the work of the Friends War Problems Committee in 1940.

Dates: 1943-

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-

National Peace Conversion Campaign Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-National Peace Conversion Campaign
Dates: 1974-1977

Nuclear Weapons Facilities Task Force Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Nuclear Weapons Facilities Task Force
Abstract Collection includes printed correspondence, flyers, newsletters, memos, booklets. Correspondents include Sam Day, Mike Jendrzejczyk and Pam Solo. This collection includes material about the Rocky Flats/Nuclear Weapons Facilities Project and other Rocky Flats related material.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1977-1984

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-

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Names
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 3
Snyder, Edward F. 3
Harker, Charles H. 2
Innerst, J. Stuart, 1894-1975 2
Pearson, Drew, 1897-1969 2
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Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 2
Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946 1
Center for Economic Conversion (Calif.) 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Cooper, Wilmer A. (Wilmer Albert) 1
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame, 1878-1974 1
Darlington, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1894-1966 1
Day, Samuel H. 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
Denny, Ludwell, 1894-1970 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Enzer, Erica 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Foulke, Thomas Albert, 1893-1962 1
Frankfurter, Felix, 1882-1965 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friends Committee on Legislation of Northern California 1
Friends Committee on Legislation. Southern California Section 1
Gloor, Michele 1
Gordon, Mitchell 1
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 1
Gregonis, Peter 1
Gulick, Sidney L. (Sidney Lewis), 1902-1988 1
Hadley, Jeanette 1
Haines, Jennifer 1
Hester, Hugh B. (Hugh Bryan), 1895-1983 1
Holifield, Chet, 1903-1995 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Illinois-Wisconsin Friends Committee on Legislation 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Jendrzejczyk, Michael 1
Johnson, Clare Sturges 1
Klein, Yvonne 1
La Jolla Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Peace Committee 1
Levering, Samuel R. 1
Lyttle, Bradford 1
Mid-peninsula Conversion Project 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
National Peace Conversion Campaign 1
Neely, Frances E. 1
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 1
Niles, Mary Cushing Howard 1
Noel-Baker, Philip, 1889-1982 1
Nuclear Weapons Facilities Task Force 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
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Civilian Public Service Fund Committee 1
Polaris (Missile) 1
Québec-Washington-Guantánamo Walk for Peace 1
Rainbolt, Rosemary 1
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 1
Randell, Huldah W. 1
Right Sharing of World Resources 1
Riseman, Meta 1
Rocky Flats/Nuclear Weapons Facilities Project 1
San Francisco to Moscow Walk for Peace 1
Sanders, Edwin A. 1
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 1
Sicherman, Barbara 1
Solo, Pam 1
Stephens, John, pacifist 1
Stewart, Annalee, 1900?- 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
United States Pacifist Party 1
Wadsworth, Arthur J. 1
Weller, George, 1907-2002 1
Welles, Sumner, 1892-1961 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 1
World Peace Tax Fund 1
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