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Peace Action Center Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-093
Overview The Peace Action Center began in 1961 as a continuation of the vigil at Fort Detrick, Md. Peace activists had sponsored a continuous vigil as early as 1959 seeking the abandonment of biological weapons and appealed for the conversion of the fort into a world health center. The Peace Action Center included cooperative living quarters for the staff of religious pacifists, mostly Quakers. PAC staff including Lawrence Scott, director, and Jack L. Bagley, Sarah Bishop, Florence Y. Carpenter, Bertha...
Dates: 1959-1965

Bayard Rustin Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Rustin, Bayard
Dates: 1947-1987

Lawrence Scott Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-090
Overview Lawrence Scott was a construction engineer, Baptist clergyman, and Quaker activist. He worked as an activist against the testing of nuclear weapons and biological weapons research. He was the supervisor for the Friends Mississippi Project, project director of the Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick in Maryland, executive secretary of the Peace Action Center and a founder of A Quaker Action Group.
Dates: 1955-1965

War Resisters League Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-040
Overview The War Resisters League is a pacifist organization whose members are against all war. Witnessing the establishment of the War Resisters' International in Europe in 1921, and sensing a need for a similar organization in the United States, Dr. Jessie Wallace Hughan established the War Resisters League as an independent organization. The War Resisters League membership pledge, which has remained essentially unchanged since its inception, reads: "The War Resisters League affirms that war is a...
Dates: 1923-1994

World Without War Council-Midwest Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-128
Overview The World Without War Council-Midwest developed about 1970. It was affiliated with the World With War Council national office, but functioned independently in terms of programming and operations. The WWWC-Midwest worked with leaders of NGOs, business, labor, religious bodies, professional organizations, and education, for the nonviolent resolution of international conflict and constructive global change.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1961-2005

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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 4
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African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 3
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Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 3
African Americans -- History -- Sources 2
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Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Segregation -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
African American Quakers 1
African American churches -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
African American civil rights workers -- History -- Sources 1
African American gay men -- History -- Sources 1
African American pacifists -- History -- Sources 1
African American soldiers -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 1
Atomic bomb -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Biological warfare -- History -- Sources 1
Chemical warfare -- History -- Sources 1
Civil defense -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Eniwetok Proving Grounds (Marshall Islands) -- History -- Sources 1
Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) -- History -- Sources 1
Hydrogen bomb -- History -- Sources 1
Iraq War, 2003-2011 -- Peace -- History -- Sources 1
Journalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lecturers -- United States -- Biography -- Sources 1
Montgomery (Ala.) -- Race relations -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear weapons -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. 1
Peace -- Study and teaching -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Sources 1
Periodical editors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Race relations -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
Race relations -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Socialist parties -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
United States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Peace -- History -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
War victims -- Services for -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
World tomorrow (Periodical) 1
Young democracy (Periodical) 1
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 1
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