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Edward W. Evans Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-122
Overview Edward Wyatt Evans (1882-1976) was a lifelong member of the Germantown (Pennsylvania) Monthly Meeting and was active in the Friends Peace Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. Evans was instrumental in the founding of the Fellowship of Reconciliation (Fellowship of Reconcilation), and was the executive secretary from 1916-1919. During the 1920s, he was also active in educational and peace programs of the Society of Friends.
Dates: 1916-1922

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

Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-013
Abstract The Fellowship of Reconciliation in the U.S. was founded in 1915 by Christian pacifists. The organization, whose members are now drawn from many religious groups, seeks to apply principles of peace and social justice and non-violent social change to issues such as disarmament, conscription, race relations, economic justice, and civil liberties.
Dates: 1915-

William I. Hull Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-069
Overview William I. Hull, a Quaker pacifist, taught history at Swarthmore College from 1892 until his death in 1939. He was the Librarian of Friends Historical Library and also authored numerous books and articles, particularly on the subjects of Quakers in Holland, William Penn, peace, and international relations. The Papers contain correspondence (1900-1939), diaries (1892-1939), published and unpublished writings, papers relating to conferences and committees in which he participated, reference...
Dates: 1843-1939 (bulk 1900-1939)

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

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Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 4
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 2
Jones, Paul, 1880-1941 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
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Acts for Peace (Organization) 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
American Civil Liberties Union 1
American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American Friends Service Committee. Committee on Rights of Conscience 1
American Legion 1
American Peace Society 1
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 1
Arvio, Raymond Paavo 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Becker, Jo 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Billikopf, Jacob, 1883-1950 1
Boehmer, Peter J. 1
Boynton, Percy Holmes, 1875-1946 1
Brick, Allan 1
Butler, Thomas S. (Thomas Stalker), 1855-1928 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Church Peace Mission (U.S.) 1
Church Peace Union 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clergymen's Emergency Committee for Vietnam 1
Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 1
Conference of Christian Pacifists 1
Cornell, Thomas C. (Thomas Charles), 1934- 1
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Dai Dong (Organization) 1
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 1
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 1
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard), 1892-1976 1
Drinan, Robert F. 1
Elderkin, Noble S. (Noble Strong), 1878-1966 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Flexner, Abraham, 1866-1959 1
Food for China (Project) 1
Forest, Jim (James H.) 1
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Fuller, Walter G. 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Gara, Larry 1
Ginn, Edwin, 1838-1914 1
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 1
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 1
Hardin, Floyd, 1890-1974 1
Haskell, Henry S Allen ( Devere), 1891-1955 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 1
Heidbrink, John 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
Hodgkin, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1877-1933 1
Hostetter, C. Douglas, 1944- 1
Houser, George M. 1
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 1
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 1
Hunter, Barton 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
International Committee of Conscience on Vietnam 1
International Fellowship of Reconciliation 1
International Fellowship of Reconciliation. North American Committee 1
International International Peace Conference (2nd : 1907 : Hague, Netherlands) 1
Jameson, J. Franklin (John Franklin), 1859-1937 1
Jendrzejczyk, Michael 1
Joint Peace Committee of Providence and Chester Monthly Meetings (Society of Friends : Media, Pa.) 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Juram, Catharine 1
Kelsey, Mary 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
Kirchwey, George W. (George Washington), 1855-1942 1
Lape, Esther Everett, 1881-1981 1
Lens, Sidney 1
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
Longstreth, Walter C. 1
Matthews, J. B. (Joseph Brown), 1894-1966 1
McReynolds, David 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 1
Nevin, Ethan Allen 1
Nhất Hạnh, Thích 1
Nicholson, Vincent D. (Vincent De Witt), 1890-1945 1
Olmsted, Allen S. (Allen Seymour), 1888-1977 1
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 1
Penn, William, 1644-1718 1
Pennell, Anne Walton 1
Philadelphia Peace Council (1925-approximately 1932) 1
Philadelphia Peace Council (1937-ca. 1943) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
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