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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

Friends Committee on National Legislation Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-047
Abstract A Quaker lobbying group established in 1943 to bring conscience and spiritual values to the political process in Washington; it grew out of the work of the Friends War Problems Committee in 1940.

Dates: 1943-

International Arms Trade Action Group Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-International Arms Trade Action Group
Abstract Includes correspondence, meeting agendas, minutes and notes, flyers, and reference material. Correspondents include Alison D. Oldham, J. Tucker Taylor, Willard C. Richan, and Curt Weldon.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1994-1995

National Council for Prevention of War Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-023
Abstract The National Council for Prevention of War (NCPW) was directed by J. Frederick Libby for many years; it lobbied Congress and created educational peace material, among other activities and campaigns.
Dates: 1921-1975

Edward F. Snyder Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-241
Overview Edward Furnas Snyder is a Quaker lobbyist for peace, civil rights, and economic justice. He joined staff of Friends Committee on National Legislation in 1955 and retired in 1990 as Executive Secretary of the FCNL Snyder argued against legislation for a U.S. military draft and excessive military spending; worked for cultural and scientific exchanges between Soviet and U.S. citizens to lessen tensions of the Cold War. Edward and Dorothy Snyder have long been tax resisters arguing that the...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1950-

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 4
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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Conscientious objection -- United States 2
Peace -- Societies, etc. 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Moral and ethical aspects 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Religious aspects 2
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African Americans -- Civil rights 1
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
California -- Politics and government 1
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Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States 1
Defense industries -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County -- History -- Sources 1
Delaware County (Pa.) -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament 1
Draft -- United States 1
Food supply 1
Illinois -- Politics and government 1
Indians of North America -- Civil rights 1
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Lobbying -- Illinois 1
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Lobbying -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lobbying -- Wisconsin 1
Military-industrial complex -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County -- History -- Sources 1
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Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- United States 1
Nuclear disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- United States 1
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- United States 1
Quakers -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
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Quakers -- Political activity -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- Political activity 1
Society of Friends -- Political activity -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- Societies, etc. 1
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Religious aspects 1
War -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
War -- Religious aspects 1
Wisconsin -- Politics and government 1
Women -- Societies and clubs 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Civilian relief 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious Objectors 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious Objectors -- United States 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Sources 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 3
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 2
Snyder, Edward F. 2
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 2
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Alley, Alden Gifford 1
Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Beverage, Albion P. 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Boeckel, Florence Brewer, 1885- 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Committee on Militarism in Education (U.S.) 1
Cooper, Wilmer A. (Wilmer Albert) 1
Darlington, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1894-1966 1
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Finucane, James F. 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Fosdick, Raymond B. (Raymond Blaine), 1883-1972 1
Foulke, Thomas Albert, 1893-1962 1
Friends Committee on Legislation of Northern California 1
Friends Committee on Legislation. Southern California Section 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 1
Hadley, Jeanette 1
Harker, Charles H. 1
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 1
Hester, Hugh B. (Hugh Bryan), 1895-1983 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Illinois-Wisconsin Friends Committee on Legislation 1
Innerst, J. Stuart, 1894-1975 1
International Arms Trade Action Group 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Levering, Samuel R. 1
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
MacKnight, Jesse M. (Jesse Mackenzie), 1910- 1
Mackenzie, Gladys K. G. 1
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 1
Morgan, Laura Puffer, 1874-1962 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
National Committee on the Cause and Cure of War (U.S.) 1
National Council Against Conscription (U.S.) 1
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 1
National Peace Conference (U.S.) 1
Neely, Frances E. 1
Newton, Ray 1
Niles, Mary Cushing Howard 1
Noel-Baker, Philip, 1889-1982 1
Oldham, Alison D. 1
Ormsbee, Carrie Wyckoff 1
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Civilian Public Service Fund Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 1
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 1
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 1
Richan, Willard C. 1
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 1
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 1
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 1
Stewart, Annalee, 1900?- 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Taylor, J. Tucker 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 1
Weldon, Curt 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Winder, Mary Ida 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 1
World Alliance for International Friendship through Religion 1
World Council of Churches 1
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