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Jane Addams Collection

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-001
Overview A world-famous social reformer; co-founded the first settlement house in America in 1889; championed many causes on behalf of the urban poor, such as protection of immigrants, child labor laws, industrial safety, juvenile courts, and recognition of labor unions; a leading figure in the movement for international peace; awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1931.
Dates: 1838-; Majority of material found within 1880-1935

Devere Allen Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-053
Abstract Author, editor, journalist and lecturer; advocate of internationalist pacifism; influential member of the Socialist Party in the 1930s; genealogist; recorder of Rhode Island history and lore; named Harold Devere Allen.
Dates: 1809-1978; Majority of material found within 1910-1955

William Charles Allen Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Allen, William Charles
Overview William C. Allen was born in 1857 in Chester County, Pennsylvania. He was a member of the Society of Friends. Allen was deeply opposed to war and wrote often about the problems of propaganda, censorship, conscription, imperialism, and the munitions industry. He traveled widely and wrote many articles about his experiences abroad.
Dates: 1895-1937; Majority of material found within 1913-1937

Hannah J. Bailey Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-005
Overview Hannah Johnston Bailey was a Quaker pacifist, suffragist, reformer,temperance leader, superintendent of the Department of Peace and Arbitration of the National Woman's Christian Temperance Union from 1887 to 1916, president and business manager of the Woman's Temperance Publication Association, the publishing arm of the WCTU, president of the Maine Woman Suffrage Association (1891-1899), and a member of the National American Woman Suffrage Association. Included in her papers is material that...
Dates: 1836-1923

Elihu Burritt Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-096
Overview Elihu Burritt was born on December 10, 1810, in New Britain, Connecticut, into a working class family. He attended school briefly, but was largely self-educated. Burritt became a blacksmith to support himself, but he continued to study languages at night. Word of his erudition spread; he became known as the "Learned Blacksmith", and was offered opportunities to speak in public. While writing a lecture on "The Anatomy of the Earth", he was so impressed by the interdependency of its parts that he...
Dates: 1840-1965; Majority of material found within 1841-1878

Henry Joel Cadbury Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-081
Abstract Henry J. Cadbury (1883-1974) was a distinguished Biblical scholar, teacher, and a member of the Society of Friends. Cadbury was one of the founders of the American Friends Service Committee. He served as its chairman from both 1928 to 1934 and again from 1944 to 1960. Cadbury supervised famine relief both in the United States and in Europe.
Dates: 1917-1974

Kay Camp Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-169
Abstract Katherine Lindsley Camp was born in 1918 [1919?], Mt. Kisco New York. She was a graduate of Swarthmore College (Class of 1940). Camp was elected president of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom in 1967, and served as international president, 1974-1980. In addition Camp was founder of the Citizens Bi-Racial Study Group; former president of the Pennsylvania Women's Political Caucus; made unsuccessful bid for Congress in 1972 on the Democratic ticket in...
Dates: 1955-2006

Civil Defense Protest Committee Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Civil Defense Protest Committee
Abstract Collection includes meeting minutes, correspondence, legal documents, pamphlets, publicity materials, and newspaper clippings; the bulk of the collection is from 1955.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1955-1962

David Cortright Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-101
Abstract David Cortright is an anuthor and antimilitarist. He was a co-founder of GI's United Against the War in Vietnam. After the early 1970s Cortright led several peace organizations, including SANE, Inc. and SANE/FREEZE. Cortright current serves as president of the Fourth Freedom Forum [ca. 1996 - date].
Dates: 1968 -

Ann Morrissett Davidon and William C. Davidon Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-144
Abstract Ann Morrissett Davidon (1925-2004), was a writer, editor, educator, pacifist and peace activist through her entire life. William Cooper Davidon(1927- 2013), was a professor of physics at Haverford College and (retired 1994), pacifist, peace activist. The two were married in 1963 and both continued to be very active in peace, pacifist, anti-Vietnam War, and social justice organizations. They advocated and practiced war-tax resistance. In 1971, William Davidon was named an "unindicted...
Dates: 1949-

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Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 56
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 25
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 18
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 13
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Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 9
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Suffragists -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
Quaker women -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 5
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 4
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Feminists -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
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Disarmament -- History -- Sources 2
Internationalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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Peace -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 2
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Peace walks and marches -- History -- Sources 2
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 2
Women and peace 2
Women pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Women political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Women social reformers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 2
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 2
Abolitionists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Aliens -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Americans -- Canada -- History -- Sources 1
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Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 1
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Arbitration (International law) -- History -- Sources 1
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Arbitration, Industrial -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Atomic bomb victims -- Japan -- Hiroshima-shi 1
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Authors, American -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Ballistic missiles -- United States 1
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Church and social problems -- Catholic Church -- History -- Sources 1
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Economic conversion -- History -- Sources 1
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Free trade -- History -- Sources 1
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Government, Resistance to -- History -- Sources 1
Harrisburg Seven Trial, Harrisburg, Pa., 1972 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 10
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 8
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 8
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 8
War Resisters League 8
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Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 6
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 6
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 6
Kaufman, Abraham 6
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 6
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 5
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 5
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 5
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 5
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 5
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 5
Baer, Gertrude 4
Committee for Nonviolent Action 4
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 4
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 4
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 4
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 4
Lyttle, Bradford 4
McReynolds, David 4
Willoughby, George, pacifist 4
Camp, Kay 3
DiGia, Ralph 3
Drevet, Camille 3
Finch, Henry Le Roy 3
Henry Ford Peace Expedition (1915-1916) 3
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 3
Omaha Action (Project) 3
Roodenko, Igal 3
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 3
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 3
Socialist Party (U.S.) 3
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 3
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 3
Woods, Amy 3
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 2
American Peace Society 2
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 2
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Ballantyne, Edith 2
Berrigan, Philip 2
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 2
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 2
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 2
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 2
Civilian Public Service 2
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 2
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 2
Early, Frances H. 2
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 2
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 2
Forest, Jim (James H.) 2
Golden Rule (Ketch) 2
Gottlieb, Edward P. 2
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 2
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 2
Hartmann, George W. (George Wilfried), 1904-1955 2
Hennacy, Ammon, 1893-1970 2
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 2
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 2
Lakey, George 2
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 2
Lloyd, Lola Maverick, 1875-1944 2
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 2
McAlister, Elizabeth 2
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 2
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 2
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 2
National Council of Women of the United States 2
Peacemaker Movement 2
Peck, James 2
Pickus, Robert 2
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 2
Prasad, Devi 2
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 2
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 2
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 2
Reynolds, Earle L. 2
Reynolds, Reginald, 1905-1958 2
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 2
Sayre, Kathleen Whitaker 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
Shivers, Lynne 2
Starr, Ellen Gates 2
Steffens, Dorothy R. 2
Swann, Marjorie 2
Swarthmore College. Peace Collection 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
Thomas, Margaret Loring 2
Villard, Fanny Garrison, 1844-1928 2
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 2
War Resisters' International 2
Willoughby, Lillian, 1915-2009 2
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