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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

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

T. Atkinson Jenkins Research for Friends World Conference (London, 1920)

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-075
Overview T. Atkinson Jenkins (1868-1935) was a Quaker and a university professor. The collection contains chiefly correspondence, questionnaires, notes, clippings, and other papers, relating to Jenkins's collection of information on Friends' attitudes to the Mexican and Civil wars, information which was designed to be part of the reassessment of the Quaker peace testimony in preparation for the first Friends World Conference (London, 1920). Also includes bibliography of Jenkins' writings on French...
Dates: 1917-1919

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

Society of Friends Collected Peace Materials

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-033
Overview The material in this collection was gathered from various sources and reflects an eclectic mix of writings by and about Quakers in the 19th and 20th centuries.
Dates: 1827-1976

Society of Friends collected peace materials : [microform]

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Identifier: SCPC-Reel-83.1
Abstract Bulk of the collection is in printed or mimeographed form, with some typed or photocopied items also present. Included are pamphlets, tracts, leaflets, articles and reprints, reports, speeches, statements, form letters, announcements and papers relating to conferences and other meetings, and clippings. The collection was microfilmed in 1979. In 2003, a large amount of material duplicated elsewhere in the Peace Collection was removed, so that the material in the boxes no longer corresponds to...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1827-1983

Wilbur K. (Wilbur Kelsey) Thomas Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-149
Overview Wilbur K. Thomas (1882-1953), a Quaker born in Indiana, was executive secretary of the American Friends Service Committee from 1918 to 1929. He graduated from Friends University in 1904, served as pastor of various Quaker churches, graduated from Yale Divinity School in 1907, earned a Ph.D. from Boston University in 1914, and was a member of Boston Friends Meeting after 1909. He was director of the Carl Schurz Memorial Foundation in Philadelphia from 1930 to 1946. The collection contains...
Dates: 1914-1933

Young People's Peace Conference transcript

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-222
Abstract Contains the transcript of the Young People's Peace Conference sponsored by the Joint Peace Committee of New York Quakers in 1933. Chief speakers were Frederick J. Libby, Paul Harris, Jr., Edmund B. Chaffee, Alden G. Alley, Sidney E. Goldstein, and Norman Thomas.
Dates: 1933

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American Friends Service Committee 3
A Quaker Action Group 2
Levering, Robert, 1944- 2
Lyttle, Bradford 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
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Beheiren 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Butterworth, Harrison 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Chaffee, Edmund B. (Edmund Bigelow), 1887-1936 1
Champney, Horace 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Cowley, Christopher 1
Davidov, Marv 1
Desai, Narayan 1
Dolci, Danilo 1
Drath, Phillip 1
Eaton, Robert Whittington 1
Ede, Roderick 1
Fifth Avenue Peace Parade Committee 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Friends International Disarmament Council 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Friends World Conference (1s t: 1920 : London, England) 1
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 1
Geiger, Nicola 1
Geiger, Walton 1
Horton, Robert, 1900-1991 1
Jenkins, T. Atkinson (Thomas Atkinson), 1868-1935 1
Joint Peace Committee of New York Quakers 1
Kalish, Donald 1
Lakey, George 1
Lee, Kenneth, 1944- 1
Legg, Samuel 1
Levering, Susan Dworkin 1
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
Massar, Ivan 1
Meyer, Christopher 1
Mimms, William R. 1
Monthly Meeting of New York (Society of Friends : Orthodox : New York, N.Y.). Peace and Service Committee 1
Moody, Roger 1
Nelson, Beryl Herbert 1
New Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam 1
New York Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1957 : New York, N.Y.). Peace and Service Committee 1
Noell, Chuck 1
Parkman, Patricia 1
People's Coalition for Peace and Justice 1
Reynolds, Earle L. 1
Rocket, Writer 1
Shivers, Lynne 1
Smiley, Glenn E. 1
Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) 1
Thomas, Edward, 1877-1962 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Thomas, Wilbur K. (Wilbur Kelsey), 1882-1953 1
Vietnam Moratorium Committee (U.S.) 1
Walker, Charles C. 1
Warren, Emlyn 1
White, Simeon 1
Whitewater Quarterly Meeting (Society of Friends : Whitewater, Ind.). Peace Committee 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Wood, J. Duncan (John Duncan) 1
Wood, William, 1864-1947 1
Young People's Peace Conference (1933 : New York, N.Y.) 1
Young, Ronald J., 1942- 1
Zietlow, Carl P. 1
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