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A Quaker Action Group Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-074
Scope and Contents A Quaker Action Group (AQAG) records in the Swarthmore College Peace Collection include minutes, correspondence (1966-1971), memoranda, financial records, subject files (organizations), research files (topics), project files, newsletters, press releases, statements of Quaker yearly meetings in various cities, clippings, photographs and sound recordings. The files were first processed in 1974, and then again in 1980. In 2004, archival intern, Joe Clark, sorted the papers into the present order,...
Dates: 1965-1973

Another Mother for Peace Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-102
Abstract Another Mother for Peace was a women's peace group born from the antipathy to the war in Vietnam, based in Los Angeles, California. The stated purpose of this non-partison, non-profit organization was "to educate women to take an active role in eliminating war as a means of solving disputes between nations, people and ideologies." AMP closed its offices in January 1986.
Dates: 1964-1978; Majority of material found within 1964-1978

Esther S. Frankel Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-097
Abstract Esther Strum Frankel was a New Jersey attorney in the firm of Frankel and Frankel (along with her husband, Leopold), a pacifist, and civil rights activist; member of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, served as head its Human Rights Committee, especially active in its New Jersey branch; also involved with Women Strike for Peace and other reform movements relating to feminism and disarmament; specialized in civil rights litigation in the 1950s and Selective Service...
Dates: 1948-1975; Majority of material found within 1967-1971

Larry Gara Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Gara, Larry
Abstract Includes two typescripts: Amnesty and Reconciliation, and Peace Testimony: Root and Branch [annotated photocopy]; leaflet and periodical with mention of Gara's conscientious objection; slide show titled Active Nonviolence stored separately as Slide Show 2.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1949-1972

Edward Hasbrouck Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Hasbrouck, Edward
Overview Edward Hasbrouck was born in 1960 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. In 1980, when registration for the draft was reinstituted, he refused to register. Hasbrouck worked with the National Resistance Committee and affiliated local organizations. In June 1983, he was put on probation because of his draft refusal and sentenced to 1,000 hours of community service. This sentence was revoked in November 1983 in favor of a six month prison term, which Hasbrouck served at the federal prison camp in Lewisburg,...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1965-1987

Abraham Kaufman Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Kaufman, Abraham
Overview In October 1928, Kaufman became the first paid employee of the War Resisters League, eventually becoming its Executive Secretary through 1947. He co-founded the Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1942-1997

Robert Levering Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-080
Abstract Robert E. Levering is a pacifist and Quaker. He has been the co-author of Fortune magazine's annual list of the "100 Best Companies to Work For," and a speaker on workplace trends and management strategies aimed at improving workplace productivity. Levering is a graduate of Swarthmore College and the Martin Luther King Jr. School of Social Change.
Dates: 1967-1972

Milwaukee 14 Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Milwaukee 14
Abstract Collection includes printed statements, correspondence, leaflets, and newsletters, about the arrest, incarceration and legal defense of the Milwaukee 14. Correspondents include James H. Forest, James Harney.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1968-1969

Peacemaker Movement Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Peacemaker Movement
Overview A group working on nonviolence from the late 1940s through the 1970s, particularly as it was expressed through tax refusal.
Dates: 1948-1980

People's Coalition for Peace and Justice Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-084
Overview The People's Coalition for Peace and Justice included various peace, anti-poverty, and labor groups. These groups worked together to confront the related issues of war in Southeast Asia and racism, sexism, poverty, and repression in the United States. The People's Coalition for Peace and Justice was founded in 1970 as National Coalition Against War, Racism, and Repression and organized several specific campaigns including People's Peace Treaty, Citizen's Action Pledge, and Nixon Eviction...
Dates: 1970-1974

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Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 16
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War -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
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Names
Lyttle, Bradford 4
Levering, Robert, 1944- 3
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 3
A Quaker Action Group 2
American Friends Service Committee 2
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Gara, Larry 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 2
People's Coalition for Peace and Justice 2
Spock, Benjamin, 1903-1998 2
Young, Ronald J., 1942- 2
Accra Assembly (Organization) 1
Alperovitz, Gar 1
Anderson, Jervis 1
Andresen, Bent, 1908-1991 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Axelrod, Beverly 1
Beheiren 1
Bennett, Scott H. 1
Berkel, Bob 1
Berkeley Resistance (Organization) 1
Berman, Aline 1
Blass, Dorothy 1
Blood, Peter, -1946 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Bohn, Lewis Christian 1
Boss, Jay 1
Boston-Pentagon Peace Walk (1967) 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Bromley, Marion, -1996 1
Brown, George Edward, 1920-1999 1
Butterworth, Harrison 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Champney, Horace 1
Charlotte Citizens for Peace (Port Charlotte, Fla.) 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clarke, Mary S., 1916- 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Committee Against Registration and the Draft 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Cowley, Christopher 1
Cranston, Alan, 1914-2000 1
Davidov, Marv 1
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
Desai, Narayan 1
Doherty, Will 1
Dolci, Danilo 1
Drath, Phillip 1
Eaby, Gail 1
Early, Frances H. 1
Eaton, Robert Whittington 1
Ede, Roderick 1
Emerson, Gloria 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Fernandez, Richard R. (Richard Ritter) 1
Fifth Avenue Peace Parade Committee 1
Finger, Gregory H. 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Forest, Jim (James H.) 1
Frankel, Esther S. (Esther Strum) 1
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Fulbright, J. William (James William), 1905-1995 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 1
Geiger, Nicola 1
Geiger, Walton 1
Gitlin, Nancy 1
Halpern, Seymour, 1913-1997 1
Hanlon, Joseph 1
Harney, James 1
Hartke, Vance 1
Hartman, Chester W. 1
Hasbrouck, Edward 1
Herring, Frances W. 1
Holtzapple, Robert 1
Homer, S. (Steven) 1
Horton, Robert, 1900-1991 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Jacob, Philip E. 1
Jewish Peace Fellowship (U.S.) 1
Jones, Dorothy B. 1
Kalish, Donald 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
Koch, Ed, 1924- 1
Kovner, Jean 1
Kreig, Florence Ain 1
Lakey, George 1
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 1
Lee, Kenneth, 1944- 1
Legg, Samuel 1
Leland, Wilma Smith, 1903- 1
Lens, Shirley 1
Levering, Susan Dworkin 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
Massar, Ivan 1
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