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William Charles Allen Collected Papers

 Collection
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

American Friends' Peace Conference Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Friends' Peace Conference
Abstract Includes minute book and a printed report of the proceedings.
Dates: 1901

Mary Bye Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Bye, Mary
Dates: 1974-1986

Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness
Abstract Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness; organized the November 1960 Washington Pilgrimage and two-day vigil at the Pentagon; chaired by Henry J. Cadbury; also called the Quaker Peace Witness Committee; work was continued by the Friends Witness for World Order
Dates: Majority of material found within 1960-1961

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

Carol Cummings and Frank Cummings Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-180
Abstract Carol and Frank Cummings were a married couple who were involved in the sanctuary movement for Central American refugees in the 1980s.
Dates: 1982-2001

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

Friends Coordinating Committee on Peace Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Friends Coordinating Committee on Peace
Overview By 1951, it was agreed that the Friends Coordinating Committee on Peace was strictly a consultative and coordinating group for the peace efforts of Yearly Meetings and such Quaker entities as the American Friends Service Committee, the Friends Committee on National Legislation, the Friends World Committee for Consultation, the Peace and Social Order Committee of the Friends General Conference, and the Friends Peace Committee of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. The annual meeting of the FCCP...
Dates: 1951-1987

Friends National Peace Committee Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Friends National Peace Committee
Overview A short-lived Quaker organization that promoted peace during World War I.
Dates: 1915-1917

Friends Peace and International Relations Committee Collected Materials

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Friends Peace and International Relations...
Abstract Collection consists primarily of printed material: form letters, minutes of meetings, newsletters, reports, news articles, and pamphlets.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1890-1976

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Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 5
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Society of Friends and world politics -- History -- Sources 3
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Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Nuclear disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 2
Peace walks and marches 2
Society of Friends -- Peace testimony 2
Animal rights 1
Asylum, Right of -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Bucks County (Pa.) -- Race relations -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- England -- Weston-Super-Mare -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lawyers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Messenger of peace (Richmond, IN : 1870) 1
Messenger of peace (Richmond, IN : 1900) 1
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- England -- Weston-Super-Mare -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Bucks County -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia Region -- History -- Sources 1
Political prisoners -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
Political prisoners -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quaker conscientious objectors 1
Quaker women -- History -- Sources 1
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Quakers -- England -- Manchester -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- England -- Weston-Super-Mare -- History -- Sources 1
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Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Refugees -- Central America -- History -- Sources 1
Sanctuary movement -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- Sources. -- Peace testimony -- History 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- Pennsylvania -- Bucks County -- History -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
War resistance movements -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Civilian relief -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Conscientious objectors -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Conscientious objectors -- Great Britain -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Prisoners and prisons -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Prisoners and prisons, British -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Propaganda 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Refugees -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 1
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Names
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 3
Bye, Mary, 1913- 2
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 2
Allen, William Charles, 1857-1938 1
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American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American Friends' Peace Conference (1901) (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Atlanta Friends Meeting. Social Concerns Committee 1
Atlanta Sanctuary Committee 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Blickenstaff, Harold 1
Cary, John R. 1
Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness 1
Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 1
Conference of Christian Pacifists 1
Cummings, Carol R. (Carol Riemer), 1936-2006 1
Cummings, Frank E., Quaker 1
Elderkin, Noble S. (Noble Strong), 1878-1966 1
Emergency Committee for the Assistance of Germans, Austrians, and Hungarians in Distress (Society of Friends) 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends : U.S.). Peace Board 1
Foxworthy, Theodore 1
Friends Coordinating Committee on Peace (U.S.) 1
Friends National Peace Committee (U.S.) 1
Friends Washington Peace Headquarters (Organization) 1
Friends Witness for World Order 1
Fuller, Walter G. 1
Gara, Larry 1
Hadley, W. Spencer 1
Hardin, Floyd, 1890-1974 1
Hetzel, Theodore Brinton, 1906-1990 1
Hobbs, Mary Mendenhall, 1852-1930 1
Hodgkin, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1877-1933 1
Hole, Allen David, 1866-1940 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Jones, Paul, 1880-1941 1
Kelsey, Mary 1
Lakey, George 1
Lewis, Lucy Biddle, 1861- 1
London Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends). Friends Peace Committee 1
London Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends). Friends Peace and International Relations Committee 1
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 1
Newton, Ray 1
Nicholson, Vincent D. (Vincent De Witt), 1890-1945 1
Over, Bertram J. 1
Over, Frances Mary 1
Peace Association of Friends in America 1
Pennell, Anne Walton 1
Pennington, Levi Talbott, 1875 - 1
Philadelphia Peace Center 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955). Peace Committee (1916-1933) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Bucks Quarterly Meeting of Friends. Committee on Peace and Service 1
Ramberg, E. G. (Edward Granville), 1907-1995 1
Thomas, Edward, 1877-1962 1
Thomas, Margaret Loring 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Thomas, Wilbur K. (Wilbur Kelsey), 1882-1953 1
Weston-Super-Mare Peace Society 1
Whitaker, Robert, 1863-1944 1
Williams College. Institute of Politics 1
Wilson, Alexander Cowan, 1866-1955 1
Wilson, Edith J. 1
Woodward, Walter Carleton, 1878-1942 1
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