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Edward W. Evans Quaker Concerns Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-237
Overview Edward W. Evans (1882-1976) was a Quaker leader and lawyer active in the educational and peace concerns of the Society of Friends. The collection primarily contains papers compiled by Edward W. Evans during his time as Secretary of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Orthodox), from 1938-1946. Of particular interest are the materials concerning Civilian Public Service. The collection is significant in its documentation of pacifist attitudes and the ways in which the Society of Friends was active...
Dates: 1938-1951

Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-048
Abstract The Federal Council of Churches organized its Committee on the Conscientious Objector under its Department of International Justice and Goodwill in 1941. The Committee was interested in all aspects of conscientious objection, especially religious life in Civilian Public Service camps. Among the Committee's projects was the organizing of a program of visitation to CPS camps.
Dates: 1941-1946

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-

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-

Norman J. Whitney Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-061
Overview Norman Jehiel Whitney (1891-1967) was a Quaker teacher, writer and devoted peace worker. From 1919-1957 he helped establish, and directed for many years, the Syracuse Peace Council. He left Syracuse in 1957 to work for the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) in peace education. Whitney's major peace work was in the area of counseling conscientious objectors to war (COs), particularly those in Civilian Public Service (CPS) camps. In 1941 he helped establish the New York State Board for...
Dates: 1938-1967

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War -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
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War tax resistance -- United States 1
Wisconsin -- Politics and government 1
Women -- Societies and clubs 1
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World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious Objectors 1
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French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 4
Civilian Public Service 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 2
Furnas, Paul J. 2
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Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Brethren Service Committee 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Cooper, Wilmer A. (Wilmer Albert) 1
Darlington, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1894-1966 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
Enzer, Erica 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America. Committee on the Conscientious Objector 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Foulke, Thomas Albert, 1893-1962 1
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 1
Friends Committee on Legislation of Northern California 1
Friends Committee on Legislation. Southern California Section 1
Gloor, Michele 1
Gregonis, Peter 1
Hadley, Jeanette 1
Harker, Charles H. 1
Hartman, Grover L. 1
Hester, Hugh B. (Hugh Bryan), 1895-1983 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Illinois-Wisconsin Friends Committee on Legislation 1
Innerst, J. Stuart, 1894-1975 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Jacob, Philip E. 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Klein, Yvonne 1
Levering, Samuel R. 1
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
Lyttle, Bradford 1
Mennonite Central Committee 1
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
National Service Board for Religious Objectors 1
Neely, Frances E. 1
New York State Board for Civilian Public Service 1
Niles, Mary Cushing Howard 1
Noel-Baker, Philip, 1889-1982 1
Omaha Action (Project) 1
Pacifist Research Bureau 1
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Civilian Public Service Fund Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 1
Polaris (Missile) 1
Québec-Washington-Guantánamo Walk for Peace 1
San Francisco to Moscow Walk for Peace 1
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 1
Snyder, Edward F. 1
Stephens, John, pacifist 1
Stewart, Annalee, 1900?- 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Syracuse Peace Council 1
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 1
United States Pacifist Party 1
Vogel, Robert S. 1
Whitney, Mildred C. 1
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 1
Winchester, Harold P. 1
World Alliance for International Friendship through Religion 1
World Council of Churches 1
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