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Another Mother for Peace Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-102
Abstract Another Mother for Peace was a women's peace group born from the antipathy to the war in Vietnam, based in Los Angeles, California. The stated purpose of this non-partison, non-profit organization was "to educate women to take an active role in eliminating war as a means of solving disputes between nations, people and ideologies." AMP closed its offices in January 1986.
Dates: 1964-1978; Majority of material found within 1964-1978

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

Episcopal Peace Fellowship Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-118
Overview The Episcopal Peace Fellowship (EPF), was founded November 1939 as an association of pacifist members of the Protestant Episcopal Church. The organization sought to discover and unite pacifists within the church and to influence its membership regarding Christianity and peace. The EPF has sponsored educational projects (publications, lectures, workshops, conferences), provided counseling and financial support for conscientious objectors, and contributed to pacifist projects in other countries.
Dates: 1936-2009; Majority of material found within 1936 - 2009

A. J. Muste Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-050
Overview A.J. Muste (1885-1967), was ordained a minister in the Dutch Reformed Church, but later (1917), he became a member of the Society of Friends. During World War I, Muste's refusal to abandon his pacifist position led to his forced resignation from the Central Congregational Church in Newtonville, Massachusetts. Muste's involvement as a labor organizer began in 1919 when he led strikes in the textile mills of Lawrence, Massachusetts. He became the director of the Brookwood Labor College in...
Dates: 1920-1967

Student Peace Union Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-065
Overview The Student Peace Union was founded at the University of Chicago in 1959. It was an intercollegiate student group whose members believed that neither war nor the threat of war could any longer be successfully used to settle international disputes.
Dates: 1959-1967

Norman J. Whitney Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-061
Overview Norman Jehiel Whitney (1891-1967) was a Quaker teacher, writer and devoted peace worker. From 1919-1957 he helped establish, and directed for many years, the Syracuse Peace Council. He left Syracuse in 1957 to work for the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) in peace education. Whitney's major peace work was in the area of counseling conscientious objectors to war (COs), particularly those in Civilian Public Service (CPS) camps. In 1941 he helped establish the New York State Board for...
Dates: 1938-1967

Women's Peace Society Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-106
Overview Women's Peace Society was not interested in using political or economic means to end what it termed "war-madness". Rather, its members chose educational methods such as handing out literature, participating in demonstrations, speaking at public events, and holding school contests. In August 1921, it sponsored a conference at Niagara Falls where it cooperated with Canadian peace women in starting the Women's Peace Union of the Western Hemisphere. The Women's Peace Union chose to work politically...
Dates: 1914-1933; Majority of material found within 1914-1933

Young Friends of North America Committee on Conscription Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-083
Abstract The Young Friends of North America, an open fellowship of Friends between the ages of 18 and 30, established a Committee on Conscription in the fall of 1968 to facilitate communication among Friends who were involved with draft resistance. The Committee, chaired by C.O. Peter Blood, collected information from members of the Religious Society of Friends who had refused to cooperate with conscription since the 1940s, as well as Friends who were currently imprisoned for draft resistance. Besides...
Dates: 1968-1971

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Names
American Friends Service Committee 3
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
Abbott, Mary, pacifist 1
Altbach, Philip G. 1
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Amdur, Stephen 1
Ames, Winslow 1
Anglican Pacifist Fellowship 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Barker, Christine Ross 1
Bassford, Abraham 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Black, Elizabeth 1
Blass, Dorothy 1
Blaxall, Arthur W. 1
Blood, Peter, -1946 1
Brown, George Edward, 1920-1999 1
Brown, John Pairman 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Campus Americans for Democratic Action 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
College Peace Union 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Cranston, Alan, 1914-2000 1
Cutler, Wolcott, 1891-1965 1
Daljord, Stella Crossley 1
Dunsavage, William 1
Dworkin, Andrea 1
Edelman, Marc 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Episcopal Church 1
Episcopal Pacifist Fellowship 1
Episcopal Peace Fellowship 1
Feiffer, Jules 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Fisher, Charles R. (Charles Robert), 1920- 1
Frankel, Morton 1
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
Fulbright, J. William (James William), 1905-1995 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Gray, Annie E. 1
Halpern, Seymour, 1913-1997 1
Hartke, Vance 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
Hayes, Thomas Lee, 1932- 1
Holmes, Marian H. 1
Hook, Charles 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Jacob, Philip E. 1
Jones, Dorothy B. 1
Karen, Robert 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Kearns, Joseph 1
Kelly, Gail Paradise 1
Kennan, George F. (George Frost), 1904-2005 1
Kissinger, Charles C. (Charles Clark) 1
Koch, Ed, 1924- 1
Kreig, Florence Ain 1
Lawrence, W. Appleton (William Appleton), 1889-1968 1
Lens, Sidney 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
Mackaye, Jessie Hardy 1
McCain, Samuel N. 1
McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922- 1
Ment, Robert F. 1
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
Molnar, Enrico S., 1913- 1
Morse, Wayne L. (Wayne Lyman), 1900-1974 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 1
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 1
New York State Board for Civilian Public Service 1
Pacifist Research Bureau 1
Pierce, Katharine C. (Katharine Curtis), 1882- 1
Proxmire, William 1
Rapoport, Anatol, 1911-2007 1
Reed, Donna, 1921-1986 1
Rees, Thomas M., 1925- 1
Rohrer, Phyllis 1
Roszak, Theodore, 1933-2011 1
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 1
Sayre, Kathleen Whitaker 1
Seasholes, Amy Lois 1
Seeger, Daniel A. 1
Silver, James 1
Sobel, Roslyn 1
Sobell, Morton 1
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