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Robert Levering Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-080
Abstract Robert E. Levering is a pacifist and Quaker. He has been the co-author of Fortune magazine's annual list of the "100 Best Companies to Work For," and a speaker on workplace trends and management strategies aimed at improving workplace productivity. Levering is a graduate of Swarthmore College and the Martin Luther King Jr. School of Social Change.
Dates: 1967-1972

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

National Action/Research on the Military-Industrial Complex Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-208
Overview Began in 1969 as a project of the American Friends Service Committee. NARMIC served as a resource for journalists, educators and students, the religious community, peace organizations, and concerned citizens from the U.S., Canada, and overseas by providing information about the role of the military-industrial complex in American society.
Dates: 1969-1988

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

Quaker United Nations Office Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Quaker United Nations Office
Dates: 1970-

Rockland County Peace Association Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-121
Overview The Rockland County Peace Association was a small local peace group begun in 1930 to stimulate popular education and public opinion with a view to the prevention of war. It carried on relief work during World War II through the American Friends Service Committee.
Dates: 1930-1950

Daniel A. Seeger Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Seeger, Daniel A.
Overview Seeger is best known for the 1965 Supreme Court court case regarding his conscientious objector claim without belief in a Supreme Being as grounds for C.O. status.
Dates: 1958-2008

Lynne Shivers Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-263
Overview Enid Lynne Shivers was a peace activist and prominent member of Movement for a New Society, for which she organized and wrote informational materials. This collection of her personal materials is primarily composed of journals dating from the 1960s until 2014 and materials from time she spent doing peace work in Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1941-2015

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Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 13
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 13
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 9
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 6
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Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 4
Peace movements -- United States 4
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 4
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 3
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 3
Peace -- Societies, etc. 3
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 3
Society of Friends -- Societies, etc. 3
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 2
Direct action -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 2
Economic conversion -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 2
Political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Society of Friends and world politics -- History -- Sources 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Civilian relief -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 2
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 2
Adoption -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Adoption -- Vietnam -- History -- Sources 1
African American churches -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Civil rights 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Political activity 1
Antinuclear movement -- United States 1
Arms race -- Economic aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Atomic bomb victims -- Japan -- Hiroshima-shi 1
Atomic bomb victims -- Japan -- Nagasaki-shi 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Ballistic missiles -- United States 1
Biological warfare 1
California -- Politics and government 1
Charities -- Vietnam 1
Chemical warfare 1
Child welfare -- Germany 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights -- United States 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Clergy -- California -- History -- Sources 1
College chaplains -- Ohio -- History -- Sources 1
Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- United States 1
Conscientious objectors -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States 1
Counterinsurgency -- United States 1
Crime prevention -- Citizen participation -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Disarmament 1
Disarmament -- Economic aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Economic aspects -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- United States 1
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Economic conversion -- California -- History -- Sources 1
Education -- Vietnam 1
Educators -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Famines -- Soviet Union -- History -- Sources 1
Food supply 1
Government, Resistance to -- History -- Sources 1
Harrisburg Seven Trial, Harrisburg, Pa., 1972 1
Illinois -- Politics and government 1
Indians of North America -- Civil rights 1
Intercountry adoption -- History -- Sources 1
International relief -- Soviet Union -- History -- Sources 1
Journalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Labor leaders -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lecturers -- United States -- Biography -- Sources 1
Lobbying -- California 1
Lobbying -- Illinois 1
Lobbying -- United States 1
Lobbying -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lobbying -- Wisconsin 1
Lobbyists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lobbyists -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Sources 1
Loyalty oaths -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Methodist Church -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
Militarism -- History -- Sources 1
Military-industrial complex -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Missionaries -- China -- History -- Sources 1
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Names
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 8
A Quaker Action Group 4
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 4
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 4
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 4
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Willoughby, George, pacifist 4
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 4
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 3
Civilian Public Service 3
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 3
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 3
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 3
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 3
Lyttle, Bradford 3
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 3
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 3
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 3
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 3
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 3
Snyder, Edward F. 3
War Resisters League 3
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 3
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 2
Canadian Friends Service Committee 2
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 2
Committee for Nonviolent Action 2
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 2
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 2
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 2
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 2
Harker, Charles H. 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Innerst, J. Stuart, 1894-1975 2
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Lynd, Staughton 2
McReynolds, David 2
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 2
Neely, Frances E. 2
Newton, Ray 2
Pearson, Drew, 1897-1969 2
Phoenix (Yacht) 2
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 2
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 2
Reynolds, Earle L. 2
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 2
Shivers, Lynne 2
Stern, Lee, 1915-1992 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
War Resisters' International 2
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 2
Willoughby, Lillian, 1915-2009 2
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Allen, Henry T. (Henry Tureman), 1859-1930 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
American Committee for Relief of German Children 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American Friends Service Committee. Committee on Rights of Conscience 1
American Interracial Peace Committee 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Anh, Le Thi 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Ashley, Bruce 1
Babb, Nancy J. (Nancy Jones), 1884-1948 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Berrigan, Philip 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Block Association of West Philadelphia 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Bourdet, Claude, 1909- 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brethren Service Committee 1
British Withdrawal from Northern Ireland Campaign 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946 1
Burr, Barbara R. 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Butler, Smedley D. (Smedley Darlington), 1881-1940 1
Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Center for Economic Conversion (Calif.) 1
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