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A Quaker Action Group Records

 Collection
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

Elizabeth Newlin Baker Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-248
Overview Elizabeth Newlin Baker was a Pennsylvania Quaker peace activist and graduate of Swarthmore College, Class of 1902. This small collection contains drafts of letters she wrote, miscellaneous correspondence received, and papers concerning the Pennsylvania Job Mobilization Program of the late 1930s.
Dates: 1932-1969

Biddle family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-177
Overview This collection contains the papers of Philadelphia Quaker Owen Biddle (1737-1799), his son, Clement Biddle (1778-1856), and numerous descendants. Owen Biddle, a scientist and merchant, was a member of Philadelphia Monthly Meeting and helped in the establishment of Westtown School (1799). Owen Biddle's papers, 1772-1793, (Series 1) include correspondence, and journals, some of which relate to his Revolutionary War activities. Three of his letterbooks, 1778-1779, have been microfilmed. The...
Dates: 1793-1951

Ellen Starr Brinton Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-051
Abstract Ellen Starr Brinton (1886-1954), Quaker, feminist and internationalist, served as the first curator of the Jane Addams Peace Collection (later the Swarthmore College Peace Collection) from 1935 until her retirement in 1951.
Dates: 1895-1980; Majority of material found within 1933-1954

Broomell-Cleghorn-Fisher Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-278
Overview This collection contains material collected by Anna Pettit Broomell and primarily consists of the writings and correspondence of Broomell, Dorothy Canfield Fisher, and Sarah Cleghorn.
Dates: 1876-1967

Mary Bye Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-024
Overview Mary (Du Bois) Bye, Quaker peace and social activist and member of Doylestown Monthly Meeting of Friends in Pennsylvania, was born in 1913. This collection consists of the papers relating to Mary Bye's political activity. It includes correspondence, notes, clippings, and other files concerning peace and justice issues.
Dates: 1966-[on-going]

Committee on Peace and Service of the Bucks Quarterly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee on Peace and Service-Bucks Quarterly Meeting
Abstract Includes minutes of meetings, correspondence, statements and reports, press releases, and news clippings. Correspondents include Conveners Mary Bye and Edward G. Ramberg, a noted physicist.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1963-1976

Edward W. Evans Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-122
Overview Edward Wyatt Evans (1882-1976) was a lifelong member of the Germantown (Pennsylvania) Monthly Meeting and was active in the Friends Peace Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. Evans was instrumental in the founding of the Fellowship of Reconciliation (Fellowship of Reconcilation), and was the executive secretary from 1916-1919. During the 1920s, he was also active in educational and peace programs of the Society of Friends.
Dates: 1916-1922

Edward W. Evans Quaker Concerns Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-237
Overview Edward W. Evans (1882-1976) was a Quaker leader and lawyer active in the educational and peace concerns of the Society of Friends. The collection primarily contains papers compiled by Edward W. Evans during his time as Secretary of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Orthodox), from 1938-1946. Of particular interest are the materials concerning Civilian Public Service. The collection is significant in its documentation of pacifist attitudes and the ways in which the Society of Friends was active...
Dates: 1938-1951

Anna Bassett Griscom Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-053
Overview Anna Bassett Griscom (Elkinton) (1889-1974) was a prominent American Quaker active in the peace movement. She served as Executive Secretary of the Friends General Conference, chairman of a committee to organize the Friends World Conference held at Swarthmore College in 1937, chairman of the Friends Peace Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, and was a founder of the Fellowship of Reconciliation. She married J. Passmore Elkinton in 1931. The collection includes correspondence, speeches and...
Dates: ca. 1914-1962

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Quakers -- Social life and customs 3
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania 3
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Church controversies -- Society of Friends 2
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Delaware County (Pa.) -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Lawyers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifists -- United States 2
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Religious aspects 2
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Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- 20th century 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County -- History -- Sources 2
Reconstruction (1914–1939) -- France 2
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 2
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Adult education -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
American Fiction -- Women Authors 1
American Friend (Richmond, Ind.) 1
American Literature -- New England 1
American Poetry -- Women Authors 1
American fiction 1
American poetry 1
American poetry -- 20th century 1
Arbitration (International law) -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Architecture -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Arms control 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence 1
Bucks County (Pa.) -- Race relations -- History -- Sources 1
Children's literature 1
Church youth workers 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. 1
Conscientious objection -- United States 1
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- World War, 1914-1918 1
Cuba -- Foreign relations -- United States 1
Defense industries -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County -- History -- Sources 1
Direct action -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament 1
Disarmament -- Netherlands 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Disinvestment -- South Africa 1
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Feminists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Freedom of speech -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Friesland (Netherlands) -- History 1
International relief -- Russia 1
Internationalists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Jews -- Czechoslovakia -- History -- Sources 1
Judges -- United States 1
Land titles -- Pennsylvania 1
Lawyers -- United States 1
Literature -- Women authors 1
Loyalty oaths -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Manuscripts, American 1
Mexico -- Foreign relations -- United States 1
Military-industrial complex -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County -- History -- Sources 1
Montessori method of education 1
Nonviolence 1
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 1
Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Biography 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Czechoslovakia -- History -- Sources 1
Pageants 1
Peace 1
Peace Movements -- Congresses 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Bucks County -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Peace walks and marches -- History -- Sources 1
Peace-building -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County -- History -- Sources 1
Philadelphia (Pa.) 1
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- History 1
Poetry -- 20th century 1
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Poetry -- Political aspects -- United States 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 5
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 4
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 3
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 3
Reynolds, Earle L. 3
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Willoughby, George, pacifist 3
A Quaker Action Group 2
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 2
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 2
Bye, Mary, 1913- 2
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 2
Eaton, Robert Whittington 2
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 2
Hodgkin, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1877-1933 2
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 2
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 2
Lakey, George 2
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
Lyttle, Bradford 2
Nicholson, Vincent D. (Vincent De Witt), 1890-1945 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 2
Shivers, Lynne 2
Swarthmore College 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Thomas, Wilbur K. (Wilbur Kelsey), 1882-1953 2
Woolman School (Swarthmore, Pa.) 2
American Civil Liberties Union 1
American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
American Friends Service Committee. Committee on Rights of Conscience 1
American Legion 1
American Peace Society 1
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 1
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Bassett family 1
Baumgardt, David, 1890-1963 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Beheiren 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Biddle family 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Biddle, Owen, 1737-1799 1
Billikopf, Jacob, 1883-1950 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Boynton, Percy Holmes, 1875-1946 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Brinton, Anna Cox 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Broomell, Anna Pettit 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Butler, Thomas S. (Thomas Stalker), 1855-1928 1
Butterworth, Harrison 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976 1
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 1
Cederfeld, Benny 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Champney, Horace 1
Chomsky, Noam 1
Church Peace Union 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Clouds, Kai Yutah, 1948-1980 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 1
Conference of Christian Pacifists 1
Continental Walk for Disarmament and Social Justice 1
Cope, Eliza M. 1
Cowley, Christopher 1
Cox, Lucy A. 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Delaware Valley Land Trust 1
Delta Cooperative Farm Project (Hillhouse, Miss.) 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard), 1892-1976 1
Drath, Phillip 1
Drexel, Constance 1
Dulles, Sophia H. 1
Ede, Roderick 1
Elderkin, Noble S. (Noble Strong), 1878-1966 1
Elizabeth Newlin Baker 1
Elkinton family 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Eves, William 1
Fager, Charles (Charles Eugene), -1942 1
Fahnestock, Zephine 1
Fifth Avenue Peace Parade Committee 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Flexner, Abraham, 1866-1959 1
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