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Abraham Egnal Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-136
Overview Abraham Egnal was a former teacher of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was very active in the Philadelphia area peace movement. He received his B.S. and M.A. degrees in economics from the University of Pennsylvania. Egnal organized many peace rallies and marches. He was the chairman of the West Philadelphia-Main Line Committee of the National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy, the Greater Philadelphia Council, and the Philadelphia Mobilization Committee in 1967.
Dates: 1949-1968; Majority of material found within 1960-1968

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-

Homer A. Jack Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-063
Abstract Homer A. Jack (1916-1993) was a Unitarian Universalist clergyman and denominational official who sought to apply religious values to national and international affairs. Jack was executive secretary of the Chicago Council Against Racial and Religious Discrimination (1943-1948), executive director of SANE (1960-1964), and secretary general of the World Conference on Religion and Peace (1970-1983). He had been minister of churches in Lawrence, Kansas (1942-1943), Evanston, Illinois (1948-1959),...
Dates: 1930-1995

A. J. Muste Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-050
Overview A.J. Muste (1885-1967), was ordained a minister in the Dutch Reformed Church, but later (1917), he became a member of the Society of Friends. During World War I, Muste's refusal to abandon his pacifist position led to his forced resignation from the Central Congregational Church in Newtonville, Massachusetts. Muste's involvement as a labor organizer began in 1919 when he led strikes in the textile mills of Lawrence, Massachusetts. He became the director of the Brookwood Labor College in...
Dates: 1920-1967

Lawrence Scott Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-090
Overview Lawrence Scott was a construction engineer, Baptist clergyman, and Quaker activist. He worked as an activist against the testing of nuclear weapons and biological weapons research. He was the supervisor for the Friends Mississippi Project, project director of the Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick in Maryland, executive secretary of the Peace Action Center and a founder of A Quaker Action Group.
Dates: 1955-1965

World Conference on Religion and Peace Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-078
Overview survival. Five world conferences have been held (Kyoto, 1970; Louvain, 1974; Princeton, 1979; Nairobi, 1984; and Melbourne, 1989) as well as numerous regional assemblies. From 1970-1984, the international headquarters in New York was directed by Homer A. Jack, Secretary-General. The headquarters was moved to Geneva, Switzerland in 1984, with John B. Taylor as Secretary-General. The collection includes meeting minutes (1970-1987); correspondence (1968-1984); WCRP publications, reports, press...
Dates: 1967-1995

World Conference on Religion and Peace, USA Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-059
Abstract In the early 1960s religious leaders, Rabbi Maurice Eisendrath and Dana McLean Greeley (Unitarian-Universalist) independently saw the need for national confernce on religion and peace. The organized the National Inter-religious Conference on Peace held March 15-17, 1966, in Washington, D.C., which brought together clergymen and laymen from all peace oriented viewpoints to discuss the relation of religion to peace. Minister and peace activist Homer A. Jack was also involved in organizing the...
Dates: 1962-1989

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Cousins, Norman 3
Noel-Baker, Philip, 1889-1982 3
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 3
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 3
American Friends Service Committee 2
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Brickner, Balfour, 1926-2005 2
Committee for Nonviolent Action 2
Eisendrath, Maurice Nathan, 1902-1973 2
Fernandes, Angelo 2
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 2
Gottlieb, Sanford 2
Greeley, Dana McLean, 1908-1986 2
Keys, Donald 2
Lyttle, Bradford 2
Mahadevan, T. K. 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 2
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 2
Roche, Douglas J., 1929- 2
Schomer, Howard, 1915- 2
Stewart, Annalee, 1900?- 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
Willoughby, George, pacifist 2
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 2
World Conference on Religion and Peace (Organization) 2
Agus, Jacob B. (Jacob Bernard), 1911-1986 1
Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Anthony, Robert L. 1
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Apsey, Lawrence S. 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Baugher, Norman J., 1917-1968 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 1
Blake, Eugene Carson, 1906-1985 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Chicago Council Against Racial and Religious Discrimination 1
Clark, Joseph S. 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Cooper, Wilmer A. (Wilmer Albert) 1
Corson, Helen H. 1
Darlington, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1894-1966 1
Diwakar, Ranganath Ramachandra, 1894-1990 1
Earle, Clifford J., 1904-1982 1
Egnal, Abraham, 1908- 1
Eldredge, David 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Foulke, Thomas Albert, 1893-1962 1
Frankel, Morton 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friends Committee on Legislation of Northern California 1
Friends Committee on Legislation. Southern California Section 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Friends Mississippi Project 1
Gandhi, Manilal, 1892-1956 1
Golden Rule (Ketch) 1
Greeley, Dana McLean, 1908- 1
Hadley, Jeanette 1
Halbert, Herschel 1
Hardin, George C. 1
Harker, Charles H. 1
Harrington, Donald Szantho 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 1
Hawk, David R. 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
Hester, Hugh B. (Hugh Bryan), 1895-1983 1
Hoagland, Robert S. 1
Holcombe, Arthur Norman, 1884- 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Houser, George M. 1
Hunnius, F. C. 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Illinois-Wisconsin Friends Committee on Legislation 1
Innerst, J. Stuart, 1894-1975 1
Jamison, Jeannette 1
Japan/U.S. Inter-religious Consultation (3rd : 1983) (Tokyo, Japan) 1
Katsuyama, Yasuo 1
Keenan, Marjorie 1
Kennan, George F. (George Frost), 1904-2005 1
Khan, Inamullah 1
Lally, Francis J. (Francis Joseph), 1918- 1
Lens, Sidney 1
Levering, Samuel R. 1
Lloyd, William Bross, 1908- 1
Lord, John Wesley, 1903- 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
Lücker, Maria Alberta 1
Malz, Gertrude 1
Meacham, Stewart 1
Miller, Lawrence McK. 1
Miyake, Toshio 1
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