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A. Ruth Fry Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-046
Overview [Anna] Ruth Fry was an activist and a writer born into a prominent Quaker family in England. From 1914-1924, she served as general secretary of the Friends Relief Commission, which provided help for refugees and others ravaged by World War I. Fry wrote about her experiences in A Quaker Adventure (1926). She was also the first chairman of the Russian Famine Relief Fund in 1921. Fry went on to write numerous books, pamphlets and tracts, on a variety of Quaker and peace topics. She died on April...
Dates: 1905-1957

Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-030
Overview The Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament was active from 1930 to 1936, chiefly in and around Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Through public opinion and personal contacts, PCTD supporters pressured Congress to support total disarmament, including passage of the Frazier Amendment outlawing war. Other objectives of the Committee included a Congressional investigation of the munitions industry, opposition to all preparations and training for war (including ROTC), and support for conscientious...
Dates: 1930-1938

War Resisters' International Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-039
Overview The War Resisters' International was founded at Bilthoven, Netherlands, in 1921 by representative pacifists from that country, Germany, Austria and Great Britain. The War Resisters' International was never more than a coordinating body in its relationship to affiliated groups.
Dates: 1923-1976

War Resisters League Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-040
Overview The War Resisters League is a pacifist organization whose members are against all war. Witnessing the establishment of the War Resisters' International in Europe in 1921, and sensing a need for a similar organization in the United States, Dr. Jessie Wallace Hughan established the War Resisters League as an independent organization. The War Resisters League membership pledge, which has remained essentially unchanged since its inception, reads: "The War Resisters League affirms that war is a...
Dates: 1923-1994

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Beaton, Grace M. 2
Byrns, Elinor 2
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
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Ransom, Frances Rose 2
War Resisters League 2
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Wentworth, Lydia G., 1858- 2
Aberman, Sidney 1
Albright, William A. 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Barr, Allen H. 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Cope, Eliza M. 1
Corfman, Rex 1
Cox, Lucy A. 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
DiGia, Ralph 1
Drexel, Constance 1
Dulles, Sophia H. 1
Dunbar, Olivia Howard, 1873-1953 1
Eichel, Julius, 1896- 1
Eves, William 1
Finch, Henry Le Roy 1
Frazier, Lynn J. (Lynn Joseph), 1874-1947 1
Friends' Emergency & War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 1
Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Gordon, Lindley V. 1
Gottlieb, Edward P. 1
Hartmann, George W. (George Wilfried), 1904-1955 1
Harvey, William Brinton, 1862- 1
Hedemann, Ed 1
Hedemann, Grace 1
Hennacy, Ammon, 1893-1970 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Hoopes, Darlington, b. 1896 1
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 1
Kepler, Roy C. 1
Lee, Jennie, 1904- 1
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
Lief, Alfred, 1901- 1
McReynolds, David 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
National Council for Prevention of War (Great Britain) 1
Newton, Ray 1
Nicholson, Vincent D. (Vincent De Witt), 1890-1945 1
Olmstead, Frank 1
Paco (Organization) 1
Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament 1
Richards, Edward C. M., 1886-1974 1
Roodenko, Igal 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 1
Schaum, Winifred W. 1
Schwartz, Wendy 1
Smith, Tucker P. 1
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 1
Van Kirk, Walter W. (Walter William), 1891-1956 1
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 1
Williams, H. Justice 1
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 1
Winsor, Mary, 1869-1956 1
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 1
Women's Peace Campaign 1
Women's Peace Union 1
Wright, Edward Needles, 1897- 1
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