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Exploratory Project on the Conditions of Peace Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-160
Abstract The Exploratory Project on the Conditions of Peace, founded by W. H. Ferry, was established at Boston College in 1987 to explore the conditions for a sustainable peace. The group worked on concepts such as "peace systems" and "war systems", and its members developed the Citizens' Peace Treaty. After relocating to Washington, D.C., the organization ceased operation 1990 or 1991.
Dates: 1985-1991

Mobilization for Survival Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Mobilization for Survival
Dates: 1977-

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

Linus Pauling Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Pauling, Linus and Ava
Dates: 1957-1987; Majority of material found within 1961-1979

Peace Action Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-151
Abstract The Peace Action collection is a continuation of the SANE and SANE Education Fund (DG 58) collection, which also resides at the SCPC (the papers of the Nuclear Weapons Freeze Campaign are at the University of Missouri at St. Louis). It documents the merger of SANE and the NWFC, as well as the goals and work of the merged organization, through meeting minutes, correspondence, program files, press clippings and other publicity, statements and communications with Congress and other leaders, as...
Dates: 1986-

Physicians for Social Responsibility Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-175
Overview Founded in 1961 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, by a group of physicians. PSR is an organization, and association of doctors concerned with the challenge of the nuclear age: "man's scientific knowledge now provides an unprecedented opportunity for medical and social advance; yet thermonuclear war poses a supreme threat to the health and survival of mankind." Since prevention is the only effective remedy, and therapy, these physicians are attempting to explore a new area of preventive medicine: the...
Dates: 1970-

Records of the Witness Coordinating Committee and of the Outreach Committees of New York Yearly Meeting

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Identifier: QM-NYy-600_799
Scope and Contents Records include minutes, reports, and general files of the New York Yearly Meeting committees particularly involved in carrying out the Quaker testimonies which involved outreach. Each committee is described and ennumerated separately, with reference to its predecessors and sucessors.
Dates: 1795-2011

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-

Topsfield Foundation Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-256
Overview The Topsfield Foundation was founded by Paul J.Aicher in 1982. Aicher, a former engineer later turned philanthropist created a Foundation to aid grassroots citizens' groups in working against nuclear proliferation. In 1984 the Foundation began publishing the state-by-state Grassroots Peace Directories to provide networking information for these organizations and the larger peace movement. In the mid-1980s Aicher created two additional projects: ACCESS, a security information service based in...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1983-1997

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Access (Organization : Washington, D.C.) 1
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Carter, Nick 1
Clark, Gordon 1
Club of Rome 1
Coffin, William Sloane, Jr., 1924-2006 1
Community Peace Squad (New York, N.Y.) 1
Cortright, David, 1946- 1
Cottom, Carolyn 1
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 1
Deccy, Peter 1
Dreher, Carl, 1896- 1
Exploratory Project on the Conditions of Peace (U.S.) 1
Ferry, W. H. (Wilbur Hugh) 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Green, Monica 1
Hewitt, William F. 1
Hilton, Alice Mary 1
Mobilization for Survival (Organization) 1
Mugdan, Heinrich 1
New Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Committee on Conscription and the Military 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Committee on Legislation 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Committee on Peace in Vietnam 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Peace Action Committee 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Peace Concerns Committee 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Peace and Service Committee (1955-1966) 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Peace and Social Action Steering Committee 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Sharing Fund Committee 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Witness Coordinating Committee 1
Nuclear Weapons Freeze Campaign 1
OPTIONS (Organization) 1
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 1
Pauling, Ava Helen 1
Peace Action (Organization) 1
Peace Institute (New York, N.Y.) 1
Peace and Service Committee of the New York Yearly Meetings 1
Physicians for Social Responsibility (U.S.) 1
Polster, Norman E. 1
Quaker Project on Community Conflict of the New York Yearly Meeting 1
Rabins, Michael J. (Michael Jerome), 1932- 1
SANE/FREEZE (Organization) 1
SANE/FREEZE: Campaign for Global Security 1
Sachsse, Hans, 1906- 1
Schimpf, Georg Wolfgang 1
Shank, Duane 1
Shorr, Ira 1
Snyder, Edward F. 1
Society for Social Responsibility in Science 1
Spock, Benjamin, 1903-1998 1
Topsfield Foundation 1
Van Beers, G. G. 1
Walton, Clarence Cyril, 1915- 1
Weisskopf, Walter A. 1
White House Daily Meeting (Washington, D.C.) 1
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