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Ahimsa Farm Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Ahimsa Farm
Dates: 1940-1942

John D'Emilio Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-D'Emilio, John
Abstract Audiocassettes and typed transcripts of interviews with Bayard Rustin, his friends and co-workers for D'Emilio's book Lost Prophet: the Life and Times of Bayard Rustin. Rustin was an African-American conscientious objector, civil rights worker, pacifist, Quaker. Interviews were between 1992 and 2002. Interviewees include: Bayard Rustin, Charles Bloomstein, Ernest Bromley, Marion Bromley, Stephen Carey, Ralph DiGia, Roy Finch, Caleb Foote, Larry Gara, Norman Hill, Rachelle Horowitz, George...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1992-2002

Charles Fisher Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Fisher, Charles
Overview Charles Fisher was a draft counselor for the Boston Draft Resistance Group (BDRG), and involved with the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE).
Dates: Majority of material found within 1964-1971

Ross Flanagan Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-064
Overview Ross Flanagan (1934- ), is Quaker pacifist and activist, has been involved in many Quaker-sponsored projects, peace, and civil rights activities. In the 1950s he served on the staff of the American Friends Service Committee. He was an early protestor against the Vietnam war and worked with A Quaker Action Group in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In the 1970s Flanagan was involved in neighborhood revitalization projects in West Philadelphia.
Dates: 1962-1993; Majority of material found within 1964-1978

National Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-075
Overview The National Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam was a conference of groups opposed to the United States' involvement in Vietnam. This groups in1966 and its first major undertaking at that time was to organize a mass rally on April 15, 1967, both in New York City and in San Francisco. The Mobe's chief aim was to mobilize public opinion against the Vietnamese War and against such other injustices of society as black inequality. It sought to weld a coalition of existing peace groups...
Dates: 1966-1969

Allen S. Olmsted II Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-095
Scope and Contents The bulk of the Allen S. Olmsted papers is correspondence (1898-1977). Most of these are carbon copies of letters dictated by Olmsted and filed in subject transfer files at his law offices in Philadelphia and Media (Pennsylvania) [note: there are also many letters from Allen Olmsted in the papers of his wife, Mildred Scott Olmsted (DG 082)]. Correspondents include Brent Dow Allinson, Gertrude Baer, Emily Greene Balch, Roger Nash Baldwin, Witter Brynner, Joseph S. Clark, Sophia H. Dulles, Caleb...
Dates: 1898-1986

Post-War World Council Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-062
Overview Founded in 1942 to continue the efforts begun by Keep America Out of War Congress; December 1941 KAOWC dissolved and reorganized as Provisional Committee Toward a Democratic Peace; February 1942 a more permanent group organized; ceased activities December 1967.
Dates: 1942-1967

A. Philip Randolph Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Randolph, A. Philip
Dates: 1926-1969; Majority of material found within 1926-1948

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

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Willoughby, George, pacifist 5
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 3
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
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Heisler, Francis, 1895- 2
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
Tatum, Arlo D. 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
Ahimsa Farm 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
American Civil Liberties Union 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American Friends Service Committee. Committee on Rights of Conscience 1
American Legion 1
Anthony, Robert L. 1
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Apsey, Lawrence S. 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Baldridge, Cyrus Leroy, 1889-1977 1
Bevel, James L. (James Luther), 1936- 1
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 1
Bingham, Alfred M. (Alfred Mitchell), 1905-1998 1
Block Association of West Philadelphia 1
Bloomstein, Charles 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Boston Draft Resistance Group 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Bromley, Marion, -1996 1
Buch, Peter 1
Canadian Friends Service Committee 1
Carey, Stephen 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Citizens Local Alliance for a Safer Philadelphia 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Corson, Helen H. 1
D'Emilio, John 1
Davis, Rennie 1
Dawson, Kipp 1
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
DiGia, Ralph 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Finch, Henry Le Roy 1
Fisher, Charles, 1938- 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Foote, Caleb, 1917-2006 1
Free India Committee 1
Friends Committee for Reconciliation and Church Reconstruction 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Gara, Larry 1
Golden Rule (Ketch) 1
Greenblatt, Robert, economist 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 1
Hill, Norman, 1933- 1
Hillyer, Mary W. 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Horowitz, Rachelle 1
Houser, George M. 1
Huffman, Herbert 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Interfaith Peacemakers Association 1
Jamison, Jeannette 1
Joint Peace Committee of Providence and Chester Monthly Meetings (Society of Friends : Media, Pa.) 1
Lape, Esther Everett, 1881-1981 1
Lens, Sidney 1
Lloyd, William Bross, 1908- 1
Longstreth, Walter C. 1
Lyttle, Bradford 1
Malz, Gertrude 1
McReynolds, David 1
Meacham, Stewart 1
Miller, Lawrence McK 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
Naegle, Walter 1
National Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam 1
Neely, Frances E. 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Newlands, David L., 1938- 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization) 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). European Project 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Nevada Project 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Pacific Project 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Washington Prayer Vigil 1
Non-Violent Expeditionary Force to India 1
Olmsted, Allen S. (Allen Seymour), 1888-1977 1
Olson, Theodore, 1932- 1
Pacific Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 1
Peace Action Center (Washington, D.C.) 1
Peace in Vietnam Committee of the New York Yearly Meeting 1
Peck, Sidney M. (Sidney Morris), 1926- 1
Pfeiffer, Stephen D. 1
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