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Henry Joel Cadbury Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-081
Abstract Henry J. Cadbury (1883-1974) was a distinguished Biblical scholar, teacher, and a member of the Society of Friends. Cadbury was one of the founders of the American Friends Service Committee. He served as its chairman from both 1928 to 1934 and again from 1944 to 1960. Cadbury supervised famine relief both in the United States and in Europe.
Dates: 1917-1974

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-

Friends Meeting for Sufferings of Vietnamese Children Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-111
Abstract The Friends Meeting for Sufferings of Vietnamese Children was founded in 1966, to bring injured and orphaned Vietnamese and Amerasian children to the United States for medical treatment. Some children were placed in foster homes or were permanent adopted. The organizers worked in cooperation with Welcome House in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, and with other organizations. The group disbanded in October 1969.
Dates: 1966-1969

Rockland County Peace Association Records

 Collection
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

Sky Island Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-121
Overview Sky Island was a refugee vacation hostel run by the American Friends Service Committee in copperation with the American Christian Committee for Refugees from about 1938 until at least 1947. Flora E. Pottenger was a teacher from Warsaw, Indiana, who worked at Sky Island during the summer of 1946. Her Sky Island papers, all photocopies, include correspondence, reports, and photographs.
Dates: 1945-1947

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Names
Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Burr, Barbara R. 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
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Committee of Responsibility to Save War-Burned and War-Injured Vietnamese Children 1
Cooper, Wilmer A. (Wilmer Albert) 1
Darlington, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1894-1966 1
De Hartog, Jan, 1914-2002 1
De Hartog, Marjorie 1
De Leeuw, Rachel 1
Dietze, Carla 1
Foulke, Thomas Albert, 1893-1962 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friends Committee on Legislation of Northern California 1
Friends Committee on Legislation. Southern California Section 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Friends Meeting for Sufferings of Vietnamese Children 1
Fulford, Dawn B. 1
Gamble, Ralph A. (Ralph Abernathy), 1885-1959 1
Grant, Wendy 1
Graves, Mary L. 1
Hadley, Jeanette 1
Harker, Charles H. 1
Hartsough, Ruth 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
International Social Service 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Leiper, McCarrell H. 1
Levering, Samuel R. 1
MacKellar, Walter 1
National Peace Conference (U.S.) 1
Neely, Frances E. 1
Niles, Mary Cushing Howard 1
Noel-Baker, Philip, 1889-1982 1
O'Day, Caroline, 1875-1943 1
Ortloff, C. Frank 1
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Civilian Public Service Fund Committee 1
Physicians for Social Responsibility (U.S.) 1
Pottenger, Flora E., 1890-1980 1
Rockland County Peace Association (Rockland County, N.Y.) 1
Sayre, Kathleen Whitaker 1
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 1
Sibbett, Morgan 1
Sky Island Hostel (Nyack, N.Y.) 1
Snyder, Edward F. 1
Stewart, Annalee, 1900?- 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Welcome House (Adoption agency) 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 1
Wilson, Robert D. 1
Youth Peace Group (U.S.) 1
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