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Edward W. Evans Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-122
Overview Edward Wyatt Evans (1882-1976) was a lifelong member of the Germantown (Pennsylvania) Monthly Meeting and was active in the Friends Peace Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. Evans was instrumental in the founding of the Fellowship of Reconciliation (Fellowship of Reconcilation), and was the executive secretary from 1916-1919. During the 1920s, he was also active in educational and peace programs of the Society of Friends.
Dates: 1916-1922

Friends Peace Committee Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-770
Overview The Friends Peace Committee (FPC) of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting was formed in 1933 by the merger of similar committees that had been established in 1892 by the Race Street Yearly Meeting (Hicksite) and in 1916 by the Arch Street Yearly Meeting (Orthodox) in Philadelphia. Since 1933, the committee has undergone a series of structural changes, perhaps most strikingly under the direction of Executive Secretary George Hardin from 1949-1973. There are a number of different subcommittees under the...
Dates: 1891-2007

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 1
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Conflict management 1
Lawyers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
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Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 1
Conference of Christian Pacifists 1
Elderkin, Noble S. (Noble Strong), 1878-1966 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Field Secretaries Program 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). General Education Subcommittee 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Legislative Letter Writing Campaign 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Middle East Working Group 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Militarism and Recruitment Subcommittee 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Nonviolent Direct Action Committee 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Peace in the Media Subcommittee 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Policy and Legislation Subcommittee 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Public Witness Working Party 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Speakers Bureau 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Subcommittee on Pacifist Principles 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Waging Peace Project 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). War Tax Concerns Subcommittee 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Working Party on Civil Defense 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Working Party on Nonviolence 1
Friends Peace Committee. Peace Conversion and Disarmament 1
Fuller, Walter G. 1
Hardin, Floyd, 1890-1974 1
Hodgkin, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1877-1933 1
Jones, Paul, 1880-1941 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Kelsey, Mary 1
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 1
Nicholson, Vincent D. (Vincent De Witt), 1890-1945 1
Pennell, Anne Walton 1
Philadelphia Peace Association of Friends (Orthodox) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Committee on Philanthropic Labor (1892-1936). Peace Section (1892-1916) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Peace and Arbitration Subcommittee (1892-1916) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Peace and Service Committee (1916-1933) 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Thomas, Wilbur K. (Wilbur Kelsey), 1882-1953 1
Whitaker, Robert, 1863-1944 1
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