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Albert Bigelow Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-076
Abstract Albert S. Bigelow (1906-1993) was an artist, architect, former Navy commander, and Quaker. He served as captain of Golden Rule, a thirty foot ketch which he and colleagues attempted to sail into the Eniwetok Proving Grounds, the U.S. nuclear test site in the Marshall Islands of the Pacific in February 1958. The action was sponsored by the Committee for Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons.
Dates: 1956-1961

Delaware County Pledge of Resistance Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-242
Abstract Delaware County [Pennsylvania] Pledge of Resistance (aka Delco Pledge of Resistance) was organized in the Fall of 1986. It was originally founded as a response to the threat of a U.S. invasion into Nicaragua and U.S. government's policies toward Central America. Delaware County Pledge of Resistance persisted as a local group, working for economic and social justice for oppressed people in the United States and abroad. The group disbanded in winter 2008.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1985-2002

Pledge of Resistance Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Pledge of Resistance
Abstract This collection includes: reports of national board meetings, 1985-1992; programs and actions, 1984-1993; information about the national convention, 1986-1991; also includes information about the following POR chapters: Bay Area and Los Angeles, California; Colorado; New Haven, Connecticut; District of Columbia, Washington D.C. area; Mid-Atlantic; Chicago, Illinois; Indiana; Louisville, Kentucky; Baltimore, Maryland; Michigan; Minnesota; Missouri; New Jersey; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania;...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1984 - 1993

George Willoughby and Lillian Willoughby Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-236
Overview George Willoughby (December 9, 1914 - January 5, 2010) and Lillian Willoughby (c. 1916 - January 15, 2009) were Quaker activists who took part in nonviolent protests against war, conducted nonviolence trainings in India and other countries, and advocated for preservation of land in New Jersey and elsewhere.
Dates: 1931-2010

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Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Central America -- Politics and government -- 1979- -- Sources 2
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Human rights -- Central America -- History -- Sources 2
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Human rights -- Latin America -- History -- Sources 2
Latin America -- Politics and government -- 1980- -- Sources 2
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Antinuclear movement 1
Antinuclear movement -- Nevada -- History -- Sources 1
Atomic bomb -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
Atomic bomb -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Atomic bomb -- Testing 1
Atomic bomb -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
Chiapas (Mexico) -- History -- Peasant Uprising, 1994- -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience 1
Civil disobedience -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Civil rights demonstrations 1
Civil rights demonstrations -- Alabama -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Eniwetok Proving Grounds (Marshall Islands) 1
Government, Resistance to 1
Government, Resistance to -- History -- Sources 1
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Nuclear weapons -- Testing 1
Nuclear weapons -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History 1
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
United States -- Foreign relations -- Central America 1
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Women political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Golden Rule (Ketch) 2
Reynolds, Earle L. 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 1