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Robert J. Gwyn Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Gwyn, Robert J.
Abstract Collection includes extensive information about the San Francisco to Moscow Walk for Peace (1960-1961), including material from a dismounted scrapbook; also includes three folders about the Committee of Correspondence (New York).
Dates: Majority of material found within 1960-

Hague Appeal for Peace Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-211
Abstract The Hague Appeal for Peace is an organization with a global campaign to create a "culture of peace" through the following means: by strengthening humanitarian and human rights laws and institutions, by advancing the prevention, peaceful resolution, and transformation of conflicts, by abolishing nuclear weapons and develop disarmament campaigns, and identifying the root causes of war. More than 800 organizations--human rights, environmental, gender, disarmament-- have endorsed the HAP campaign.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1997-2007

Milada Marsalka Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-217
Abstract Milada Marsalka was a member of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, U.S. Section, active with the New Haven, Connecticut Branch. Marsalka worked for American-Soviet friendship and conversion of economy from military to civilian production. She was born in Czechoslovakia and later moved to the United States. Marsalka died in 1999 or 2000.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1965-1998

Victor Paschkis Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-119
Overview Victor Paschkis (1898-1991), born in Vienna, was a Quaker, a mechanical engineer, and a professor. He was the founder, and first president, of the Society for Social Responsibility in Science. He also served as the chairman of the National Friends Conference on Race Relations, the American Friends Service Committee's Race Relations Committee, and the Committee on Fair Employment. Paschkis taught at Columbia University.
Dates: 1946-1976

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

Women Strike for Peace Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-115
Overview Women Strike for Peace came into existence on November 1, 1961, as a protest against atmospheric nuclear tests by the U.S. and the Soviet Union. By the late 1980s the national WSP office in Philadelphia closed, but the WSP legislative office and various WSP branches around the U.S. remained active through the 1990s.
Dates: 1961-1996

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Peace movements -- History -- Sources 3
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Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States 2
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Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
African American churches -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Biological warfare -- History -- Sources 1
Chemical warfare -- History -- Sources 1
College teachers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Demonstrations -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Economic conversion -- History -- Sources 1
Economic development -- History -- Sources 1
Engineering -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
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Eniwetok Proving Grounds (Marshall Islands) -- History -- Sources 1
Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) -- History -- Sources 1
Human rights movements -- History -- Sources 1
Max Born Memorial Medal 1
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Names
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 2
Accra Assembly (Organization) 1
American Society of Mechanical Engineers 1
Anthony, Robert L. 1
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
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Apsey, Lawrence S. 1
Axelrod, Beverly 1
Berman, Aline 1
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Clarke, Mary S., 1916- 1
Club of Rome 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Committee of Correspondence (New York, N.Y. : 1960-1962) 1
Corson, Helen H. 1
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 1
Dreher, Carl, 1896- 1
Eaby, Gail 1
Friends Mississippi Project 1
Gitlin, Nancy 1
Golden Rule (Ketch) 1
Gwyn, Robert J., 1928-2010 1
Hague Appeal for Peace 1
Hague Appeal for Peace. Conference (1999) 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
Herring, Frances W. 1
Hewitt, William F. 1
Hilton, Alice Mary 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Jamison, Jeannette 1
Kovner, Jean 1
Lens, Shirley 1
Lyttle, Bradford 1
Malz, Gertrude 1
Marsalka, Milada, 1904-2000 1
Medlock, Julie 1
Miller, Lawrence McK. 1
Mugdan, Heinrich 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization) 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). European Project 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Nevada Project 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Pacific Project 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Washington Prayer Vigil 1
Olson, Theodore, 1932- 1
Peace Action Center (Washington, D.C.) 1
Pfeiffer, Stephen D. 1
Pickus, Robert 1
Polster, Norman E. 1
Rabins, Michael J. (Michael Jerome), 1932- 1
Raitt, Walton A. 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
Sachsse, Hans, 1906- 1
San Francisco to Moscow Walk for Peace 1
Schimpf, Georg Wolfgang 1
Schmidt, Phyllis 1
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 1
Simon, Emily Parker 1
Society for Social Responsibility in Science 1
Southern California SANE 1
Stewart, Annalee, 1900?- 1
Swerdlow, Amy 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Taylor, Ethel Barol 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Van Beers, G. G. 1
Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Walker, Charles C. 1
Walton, Clarence Cyril, 1915- 1
Weiss, Cora, 1934- 1
Weisskopf, Walter A. 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Wilson, Dagmar 1
Windmiller, Marshall 1
Women Strike for Peace 1
Women Strike for Peace. National Information Clearing House (Washington, D.C.) 1
Women Strike for Peace. New York City Branch 1
Women Strike for Peace. Southern California Branch 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 1
Young, Wilmer J. 1
Zigas, Irma 1
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