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A. J. Muste Memorial Institute Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-A.J. Muste Memorial Institute
Dates: 1974-

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

Grace Contrino Abrams and Fran Contrino Schmidt Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Schmidt, Fran Contrino and Grace Contrino Abrams
Overview This small collection of papers details especially the life of Grace Contrino Abrams and her strong interests in teaching and in working against injustice in whatever form. The clippings from newspapers of media coverage, as well as the many Letters to the Editor, show some of her public life, while letters, and reminiscences of sister Fran Contrino Schmidt, fill out her private life. It should be noted that though there were five siblings, Grace and Fran spent much of their time together in...
Dates: 1942-1980

Ailanthus Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Ailanthus
Abstract The collection consists primarily of printed material; includes flyers, notes from meetings, newspaper clippings, photographs, banners, legal briefs, publicity materials, and reference files. Also includes a memoir by Robert W. Hillegass about the making of the play "Handy Dandy" by William Gibson which draws heavily on Ailanthus courtroom experience and spirituality.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1979-1992

Albert Einstein Institution Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-220
Abstract The Albert Einstein Institution was founded in 1983 and is dedicated to advancing the study and use of strategic nonviolent action in conflicts throughout the world. It is committed to the defense of freedom, democracy, and the reduction of political violence through the use of nonviolent action. The principle founder of the Albert Einstein Institution is Dr. Gene Sharp. To further its mission, the Institution has supported research projects, actively consulted with resistance and pro-democracy...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1974 -

Alliance Universelle des Femmes pour la Paix par l'Éducation Collection

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Alliance universelle des femmes...
Abstract Includes newspaper clippings, periodicals, and the constitution of the organization.
Dates: 1896-1909

Alternatives to Violence Project USA Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-271
Abstract Collection is primarily printed material; includes minutes, by-laws, flyers, manuals, newsletters.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1982-

Archives of War Resisters' International, 1921-1974 : [microform]

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Identifier: SCPC-Microfiche-2.1-2.103
Dates: 1977

André de Ballardière collection

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-de Ballardiere, Andre
Abstract Correspondence and newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1973-1973

Brandywine Peace Community Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-158
Abstract The Brandywine Peace Community was founded in April, 1972 by Delaware County (Pennsylvana.) and Chester County (Pennsylvania) citizens who advocated nonviolent direct action. The group was especially active against nuclear weapons manufactured by the General Electric Company, and later Lockheed Martin Marietta.. The Brandywine Peace Community was headquartered in Media, Pennsylvania. until 1983, then moved to Swarthmore, Pennsylvania.
Dates: 1976-

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 54
Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections 1
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 1
Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 1
 
Subject
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 15
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 11
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 9
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 9
Nonviolence 8
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Peace -- Societies, etc. 7
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 7
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 7
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Peace movements -- United States 6
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 5
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Direct action -- History -- Sources 4
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Nonviolence -- France -- History -- Sources 4
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Christianity 4
Peace movements 4
Peace movements -- France -- History -- Sources 4
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 4
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Nonviolence -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 3
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity 3
Church and social problems -- Catholic Church -- History -- Sources 2
Civil rights -- United States 2
Conscientious objection -- Great Britain 2
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Direct action -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Christianity 2
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Feminism -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church -- History -- Sources 2
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 2
Nonviolence -- Study and teaching 2
Pacifism 2
Pacifism -- France -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- Religious aspects 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- Great Britain 2
Peace movements -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 2
Peace-building 2
Peacekeeping forces 2
Political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Quaker women -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Society of Friends -- Peace testimony 2
Society of Friends -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
War -- Moral and ethical aspects 2
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
African Americans -- Civil rights 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Brandywine Creek Valley (Pa. and Del.) -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Europe -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- United States 1
Atomic bomb -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
Atomic bomb victims -- Japan -- Hiroshima-shi 1
Atomic bomb victims -- Japan -- Nagasaki-shi 1
Ballistic missiles -- United States 1
California -- Politics and government 1
Central America -- Politics and government -- 1979- -- Sources 1
Central America -- Social conditions -- History -- Sources 1
Child rearing -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Children and peace 1
Children and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Children and war -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Christianity and justice -- Catholic Church -- History -- Sources 1
Church work -- Washington (D.C.) 1
City churches -- Washington (D.C.) 1
City clergy -- Washington (D.C.) 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Civil rights -- New York (State) 1
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civilian-based defense -- History -- Sources 1
Communal living -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conflict management -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Conflict management -- Religious aspects -- Mennonites -- History -- Sources 1
Conflict management -- Societies, etc. 1
Conflict management -- Study and teaching 1
Conscientious objection 1
Conscientious objection -- France -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- United States 1
Conscientious objectors -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States 1
Conspiracies -- United States 1
Democracy -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 1
Direct action 1
Disarmament 1
Disarmament -- France -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- United States 1
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters 1
Food supply 1
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Language
English 52
French 5
 
Names
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 8
American Friends Service Committee 6
Lyttle, Bradford 6
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 6
Willoughby, George, pacifist 6
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Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 4
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 4
War Resisters League 4
Berrigan, Daniel 3
Committee for Nonviolent Action 3
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 3
Forest, Jim (James H.) 3
Lens, Sidney 3
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 3
Omaha Action (Project) 3
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 3
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 3
Shivers, Lynne 3
Swann, Marjorie 3
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 3
Walker, Charles C. 3
A Quaker Action Group 2
Berg, Lloyd A. 2
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 2
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 2
Davidov, Marv 2
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 2
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 2
DiGia, Ralph 2
Douglass, James W. 2
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 2
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 2
Golden Rule (Ketch) 2
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 2
Hester, Hugh B. (Hugh Bryan), 1895-1983 2
Hostetter, C. Douglas, 1944- 2
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 2
Levering, Robert, 1944- 2
Lynd, Staughton 2
McAlister, Elizabeth 2
McReynolds, David 2
New England Committee for Nonviolent Action 2
Nhất Hạnh, Thích 2
Parkman, Patricia 2
Peacemaker Movement 2
Pickus, Robert 2
Québec-Washington-Guantánamo Walk for Peace 2
Reynolds, Earle L. 2
San Francisco to Moscow Walk for Peace 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
Smiley, Glenn E. 2
Sterner, Beverly 2
Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) 2
Swann, Robert S. 2
Uphaus, Willard E. (Willard Edwin), 1890-1983 2
War Resisters' International 2
Waskow, Arthur Ocean, 1933- 2
Young, Ronald J., 1942- 2
Young, Wilmer J. 2
Zahn, Gordon C. (Gordon Charles), 1918-2007 2
A. J. Muste Memorial Institute 1
Abrams, Grace Contrino 1
Acts for Peace (Organization) 1
Ailanthus (Organization) 1
Albert Einstein Institution (Cambridge, Mass.) 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allen, Steve, 1921-2000 1
Alliance universelle des femmes pour la paix par l'éducation 1
Altbach, Philip G. 1
Alternatives to Violence Project 1
American Friends Service Committee. New England Regional Office 1
Anderson, Ross W. 1
Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Annual Training Institute in Non-Violence, Grindstone Island (Portland, Ontario, Canada) 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Arvio, Raymond Paavo 1
Backe, John 1
Bagley, Jack L. 1
Ballardière, André de 1
Beaton, Grace M. 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Becker, Jo 1
Beheiren 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Berrigan, Carol 1
Berrigan, Jerome 1
Berrigan, Philip 1
Bevel, James L. (James Luther), 1936- 1
Bishop, Sarah 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Block, Bonnie 1
Boehmer, Peter J. 1
Boylan, Kathy Shields 1
Brandywine Alternative Fund 1
Brandywine Peace Community 1
Brandywine Peace Community and Alternative Fund 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Brick, Allan 1
British Withdrawal from Northern Ireland Campaign 1
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