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Devere Allen Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-053
Abstract Author, editor, journalist and lecturer; advocate of internationalist pacifism; influential member of the Socialist Party in the 1930s; genealogist; recorder of Rhode Island history and lore; named Harold Devere Allen.
Dates: 1809-1978; Majority of material found within 1910-1955

American Interracial Peace Committee Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Interracial Peace Committee
Abstract Pamphlets and leaflets.
Dates: 1928-

Biddle family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-177
Overview This collection contains the papers of Philadelphia Quaker Owen Biddle (1737-1799), his son, Clement Biddle (1778-1856), and numerous descendants. Owen Biddle, a scientist and merchant, was a member of Philadelphia Monthly Meeting and helped in the establishment of Westtown School (1799). Owen Biddle's papers, 1772-1793, (Series 1) include correspondence, and journals, some of which relate to his Revolutionary War activities. Three of his letterbooks, 1778-1779, have been microfilmed. The...
Dates: 1793-1951

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

Center for Economic Conversion Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-215
Overview The Center for Economic Conversion was a nonprofit organization which promoted the conversion of the military-based U.S. economy to a civilian-based, peace-oriented, and environmentally sustainable one. It was founded in 1975 as a project of the American Friends Service Committee. CEC was a leading advocate for using military base conversion as a tool to foster sustainable development.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1975-2000

College Peace Union Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-College Peace Union
Dates: 1960

Ann Morrissett Davidon and William C. Davidon Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-144
Abstract Ann Morrissett Davidon (1925-2004), was a writer, editor, educator, pacifist and peace activist through her entire life. William Cooper Davidon(1927- 2013), was a professor of physics at Haverford College and (retired 1994), pacifist, peace activist. The two were married in 1963 and both continued to be very active in peace, pacifist, anti-Vietnam War, and social justice organizations. They advocated and practiced war-tax resistance. In 1971, William Davidon was named an "unindicted...
Dates: 1949-

Dorothy Detzer Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-086
Abstract Dorothy Detzer was a peace activist, writer, and lobbyist. She served as the National Executive Secretary of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, 1924-1946.. Detzer influenced a Congressional investigation of the munitions industry, 1934-1936, and later wrote the book Appointment on the Hill, 1948, describing her two decades in Washington, D.C.
Dates: 1913-1981

Emergency Peace Campaign Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-012
Abstract Initiated in late 1935 by the American Friends Service Committee and other pacifists; originally planned as a two-year campaign to rally peace, religious, labor, African-American and student groups; aim was to organize a national campaign to promote peace principles in the face of preparation for war in Europe, and to keep the United States out of war; may have been preceded by the Emergency Peace Committee (1931-1933), though this has not been documented. The first EPC office opened in...
Dates: 1936-1937

Edward W. Evans Quaker Concerns Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-237
Overview Edward W. Evans (1882-1976) was a Quaker leader and lawyer active in the educational and peace concerns of the Society of Friends. The collection primarily contains papers compiled by Edward W. Evans during his time as Secretary of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Orthodox), from 1938-1946. Of particular interest are the materials concerning Civilian Public Service. The collection is significant in its documentation of pacifist attitudes and the ways in which the Society of Friends was active...
Dates: 1938-1951

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 21
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Subject
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 10
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 10
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Peace -- Societies, etc. 6
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 5
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Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 4
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 4
Peace movements -- United States 4
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 3
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 3
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 3
Society of Friends -- Societies, etc. 3
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 3
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objection -- United States 2
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Direct action -- History -- Sources 2
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 2
Political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Reconstruction (1914–1939) -- France 2
Society of Friends -- United States 2
Society of Friends -- War relief and reconstruction 2
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious Objectors -- United States 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Moral and ethical aspects 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Religious aspects 2
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 2
African Americans -- Civil rights 1
African Americans -- Education 1
African Americans -- Political activity 1
Antinuclear movement -- United States 1
Atomic bomb victims -- Japan -- Hiroshima-shi 1
Atomic bomb victims -- Japan -- Nagasaki-shi 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Ballistic missiles -- United States 1
California -- Politics and government 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights -- United States 1
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States 1
Cooking, American 1
Disarmament 1
Disarmament -- Economic aspects -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- United States 1
Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Economic conversion -- California -- History -- Sources 1
Economic conversion -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Educators -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Food service 1
Food supply 1
Government, Resistance to -- History -- Sources 1
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Harrisburg Seven Trial, Harrisburg, Pa., 1972 1
Illinois -- Politics and government 1
Indians of North America -- Civil rights 1
International relief 1
International relief -- Russia 1
Journalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Labor leaders -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lawyers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Lecturers -- United States -- Biography -- Sources 1
Lobbying -- California 1
Lobbying -- Illinois 1
Lobbying -- United States 1
Lobbying -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lobbying -- Wisconsin 1
Lobbyists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Loyalty oaths -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Militarism -- History -- Sources 1
National service -- United States 1
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence 1
Nonviolence -- United States 1
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear arms control -- United States 1
Nuclear disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear disarmament -- United States 1
Nuclear facilities -- Environmental aspects -- United States 1
Nuclear nonproliferation -- United States 1
Pacifism -- United States 1
Pacifists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- United States 1
Peace 1
Peace -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
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Names
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 6
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 4
Civilian Public Service 3
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 3
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 3
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French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 3
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 3
Haverford College 3
Lyttle, Bradford 3
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 3
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 3
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 3
War Resisters League 3
Willoughby, George, pacifist 3
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 3
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 3
A Quaker Action Group 2
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 2
Committee for Nonviolent Action 2
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 2
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 2
Furnas, Paul J. 2
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Lewis, Lucy Biddle, 1861- 2
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
Lynd, Staughton 2
McReynolds, David 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 2
Newton, Ray 2
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 2
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 2
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 2
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 2
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
Shivers, Lynne 2
Snyder, Edward F. 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
War Resisters' International 2
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 2
Willoughby, Lillian, 1915-2009 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 2
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
American Civil Liberties Union 1
American Commission on Conditions in Ireland 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American Friends Service Committee. China Program 1
American Friends Service Committee. Civilian Public Service 1
American Interracial Peace Committee 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Berrigan, Philip 1
Biddle family 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Biddle, Owen, 1737-1799 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Bourdet, Claude, 1909- 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brethren Service Committee 1
British Withdrawal from Northern Ireland Campaign 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Butler, Smedley D. (Smedley Darlington), 1881-1940 1
Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Center for Economic Conversion (Calif.) 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Big Flats, NY) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (China Unit) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Lagro, Ind.) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Powellsvile, Md.) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Trenton, N.D.) 1
Civilian War Services Conference (1943 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
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