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A Quaker Action Group Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-074
Scope and Contents A Quaker Action Group (AQAG) records in the Swarthmore College Peace Collection include minutes, correspondence (1966-1971), memoranda, financial records, subject files (organizations), research files (topics), project files, newsletters, press releases, statements of Quaker yearly meetings in various cities, clippings, photographs and sound recordings. The files were first processed in 1974, and then again in 1980. In 2004, archival intern, Joe Clark, sorted the papers into the present order,...
Dates: 1965-1973

American Peace Society Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-003
Overview In the 1820s William Ladd of the Maine Peace Society suggested that the regional US peace societies become associated in a national organization. As a result, the peace societies of Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, New York, and Pennsylvania (Philadelphia) merged in May 1828 to form the American Peace Society [APS]. The stated purpose of the American Peace Society was to "promote permanent international peace through justice; and to advance in every proper way the general use of...
Dates: 1828-1947

American Peace Terms Committee Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Peace Terms Committee
Dates: 1944-1953

American Union for Concerted Peace Efforts Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Union for Concerted Peace Efforts
Dates: 1938-1939

Another Mother for Peace Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-102
Abstract Another Mother for Peace was a women's peace group born from the antipathy to the war in Vietnam, based in Los Angeles, California. The stated purpose of this non-partison, non-profit organization was "to educate women to take an active role in eliminating war as a means of solving disputes between nations, people and ideologies." AMP closed its offices in January 1986.
Dates: 1964-1978; Majority of material found within 1964-1978

Henry Joel Cadbury Papers

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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

CarEth Foundation Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-200
Abstract The CarEth Foundation is a family-run funding resource for the peace and social justice movement. It was founded in 1967 by G. Sterling Grumman to promote enduring world peace.
Dates: 1988-

Citizens Peace Petition Committee Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Citizens Peace Petition Committee
Dates: 1941-1942

Clergy and Laity Concerned Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-120
Overview The collection includes minutes (1966-1973), correspondence (1965-1978), material on Clergy and Laity Concerned's programs and projects, Clergy and Laity Concerned (CALC) publications and posters, press releases, clippings, photographs, and files on local CALC groups, particularly the Metropolitan Chicago Chapter (1969-1981). Also included are files of the newspaper American Report (1970-1974) and material relating to Help Unsell the War, a mass media campaign in 1971-1972. Correspondents...
Dates: 1965-1983

Consultative Peace Council Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Consultative Peace Council
Abstract Includes correspondence, reports, financial records, administrative files, minutes of meetings, publicity materials, brochures, newspaper clippings. Correspondents include: Devere Allen, Dorothy Detzer, Alfred Hassler, Jessie Wallace Hughan, Abe Kaufman, Frederick J. Libby, A.J. Muste, Ray Newton, Mildred Scott Olmsted, John Swomley, E. Raymond Wilson, and M.R. Zigler.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1930-1969; Majority of material found within 1939-1955

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 59
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 4
Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 1
 
Subject
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 55
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 37
Peace -- Societies, etc. 12
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 10
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 9
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Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 8
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 6
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 5
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 4
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 4
Peace -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 4
Peace -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 4
Students -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 4
United States 4
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 3
Disarmament -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 3
Peace movements -- Europe -- History -- Sources 3
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 3
Suffragists -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
World War, 1914-1918 -- United States -- Sources 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Sources 3
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 3
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Arbitration (International law) -- History -- Sources 2
Civil rights -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 2
College students -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objection -- United States 2
Direct action -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament 2
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Indians of North America -- Civil rights 2
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 2
Loyalty oaths -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Militarism -- History -- Sources 2
Nuclear disarmament -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism 2
Peace -- Awards -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements 2
Peace movements -- Massachusetts -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- United States 2
Peace walks and marches -- History -- Sources 2
Practice of law -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 2
Society of Friends -- Societies, etc. 2
Society of Friends -- United States 2
Society of Friends -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Students -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
United States -- Race relations -- History -- Sources 2
Women -- Societies and clubs 2
Women -- Suffrage -- History -- Sources 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Peace -- History -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Moral and ethical aspects 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Religious aspects 2
African Americans -- Civil rights 1
African Americans -- Education -- South Carolina -- Aiken 1
African Americans -- Education -- South Carolina -- History -- 19th century 1
Aiken (S.C.) -- Social conditions -- History -- 19th century 1
Anti-fascist movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement 1
Arbitration (International law) 1
Arbitration, Industrial 1
Arbitration, Industrial -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Arms control -- History -- Sources 1
Ballistic missiles -- United States 1
California -- Politics and government 1
Children's literature -- Awards 1
Children's literature -- Awards -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights 1
Civil rights -- Trial practice -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights -- United States 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Clergy -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
College students -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
College students -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
College teachers -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
College teachers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Congresses and conventions 1
Congresses and conventions -- Japan -- History -- Sources 1
Congresses and conventions -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 8
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 6
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 6
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 6
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 6
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Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 5
Lyttle, Bradford 5
Willoughby, George, pacifist 5
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 4
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 4
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 4
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 4
Newton, Ray 4
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 4
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 4
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 4
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 4
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 4
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 3
American Peace Society 3
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 3
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 3
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 3
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 3
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 3
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 3
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 3
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 3
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 3
Kaufman, Abraham 3
Lens, Sidney 3
Levering, Robert, 1944- 3
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 3
McReynolds, David 3
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 3
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 3
Peck, Sidney M. (Sidney Morris), 1926- 3
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 3
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 3
Sewall, May Wright, 1844-1920 3
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 3
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 3
Walker, Charles C. 3
War Resisters League 3
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 3
Young, Ronald J., 1942- 3
A Quaker Action Group 2
Affeldt, Allan 2
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 2
American Legion 2
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 2
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 2
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 2
Baer, Gertrude 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 2
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 2
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 2
Brickner, Balfour, 1926-2005 2
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 2
Byrns, Elinor 2
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 2
Call, Arthur Deerin, 1869-1941 2
Camp, Kay 2
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 2
Carter, Arabella, 1867- 2
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 2
Chalmers, Ruth 2
Chavez, Daniel 2
Christian Arbitration and Peace Society 2
Civilian Public Service 2
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 2
Coffin, William Sloane, Jr., 1924-2006 2
Committee for Nonviolent Action 2
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 2
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 2
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 2
Fernandez, Richard R. (Richard Ritter) 2
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 2
Folsom, Franklin, 1907-1995 2
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 2
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 2
Furnas, Paul J. 2
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 2
Gara, Larry 2
Great Peace March for Global Nuclear Disarmament (Organization) 2
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 2
Hedemann, Ed 2
Hester, Hugh B. (Hugh Bryan), 1895-1983 2
Hillyer, Mary W. 2
International Federation of Students 2
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 2
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 2
Lloyd, Lola Maverick, 1875-1944 2
Lockwood, Belva Ann, 1830-1917 2
Love, Alfred H. (Alfred Harry), 1830-1913 2
Lynd, Staughton 2
Meacham, Stewart 2
New Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam 2
Olmsted, Allen S. (Allen Seymour), 1888-1977 2
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