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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

Committee for Nonviolent Action Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-017
Overview CNVA was one of the first American peace groups to focus on nonviolentdirect action including civil disobedience. Its purpose of organizing imaginative and dramatic protest demonstrations on both land and sea attracted radical pacifists and called the attention of the American public to the atrocities of nuclear warfare. CNVA's first protest action was a vigil held outside the atomic weapons test grounds in Las Vegas, Nevada, in 1957. In the second half of its existence CNVA efforts began to...
Dates: 1958-1968

Homer A. Jack Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-063
Abstract Homer A. Jack (1916-1993) was a Unitarian Universalist clergyman and denominational official who sought to apply religious values to national and international affairs. Jack was executive secretary of the Chicago Council Against Racial and Religious Discrimination (1943-1948), executive director of SANE (1960-1964), and secretary general of the World Conference on Religion and Peace (1970-1983). He had been minister of churches in Lawrence, Kansas (1942-1943), Evanston, Illinois (1948-1959),...
Dates: 1930-1995

Peacemaker Movement Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Peacemaker Movement
Overview A group working on nonviolence from the late 1940s through the 1970s, particularly as it was expressed through tax refusal.
Dates: 1948-1980

Lawrence Scott Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-090
Overview Lawrence Scott was a construction engineer, Baptist clergyman, and Quaker activist. He worked as an activist against the testing of nuclear weapons and biological weapons research. He was the supervisor for the Friends Mississippi Project, project director of the Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick in Maryland, executive secretary of the Peace Action Center and a founder of A Quaker Action Group.
Dates: 1955-1965

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Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
African American churches -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 1
Atomic bomb -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
Biological warfare -- History -- Sources 1
Chemical warfare -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Direct action -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Eniwetok Proving Grounds (Marshall Islands) -- History -- Sources 1
Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) -- History -- Sources 1
Human rights -- History -- Sources 1
Human rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear weapons -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Poor People's Campaign 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Race relations -- Illinois -- History -- Sources 1
Race relations -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
Race relations -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Unitarian Universalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Civilian relief -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
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Names
Lyttle, Bradford 4
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 3
Willoughby, George, pacifist 3
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 2
Committee for Nonviolent Action 2
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Golden Rule (Ketch) 2
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 2
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization) 2
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Nevada Project 2
Olson, Theodore, 1932- 2
Reynolds, Earle L. 2
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 2
Swann, Marjorie 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Walker, Charles C. 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
Anthony, Robert L. 1
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Apsey, Lawrence S. 1
Beheiren 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Bromley, Marion, -1996 1
Butterworth, Harrison 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Champney, Horace 1
Chicago Council Against Racial and Religious Discrimination 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Corson, Helen H. 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Cowley, Christopher 1
Davidov, Marv 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
DiGia, Ralph 1
Drath, Phillip 1
Eaton, Robert Whittington 1
Ede, Roderick 1
Everyman (Ship) 1
Fernandes, Angelo 1
Fifth Avenue Peace Parade Committee 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Friends Mississippi Project 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
Gandhi, Manilal, 1892-1956 1
Geiger, Nicola 1
Geiger, Walton 1
Gottlieb, Sanford 1
Greeley, Dana McLean, 1908-1986 1
Harrington, Donald Szantho 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 1
Haworth, Neil D. 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
Herrick, Scott 1
Hoagland, Robert S. 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Horton, Robert, 1900-1991 1
Houser, George M. 1
Hunnius, F. C. 1
Jamison, Jeannette 1
Kalish, Donald 1
Keyes, Gene 1
Keys, Donald 1
Lakey, George 1
Lazar, Edward 1
Lee, Kenneth, 1944- 1
Legg, Samuel 1
Levering, Robert, 1944- 1
Lloyd, William Bross, 1908- 1
Mahadevan, T. K. 1
Malz, Gertrude 1
Massar, Ivan 1
Miller, Lawrence McK. 1
Mimms, William R. 1
Moody, Roger 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 1
Nelson, Beryl Herbert 1
Nelson, Juanita 1
Nelson, Wallace F. 1
New England Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Noel-Baker, Philip, 1889-1982 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). European Project 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Pacific Project 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Washington Prayer Vigil 1
Omaha Action (Project) 1
Parkman, Patricia 1
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 1
Peace Action Center (Washington, D.C.) 1
Peacemaker Movement 1
Pfeiffer, Stephen D. 1
Phoenix (Yacht) 1
Pickus, Robert 1
Polaris Action 1
Québec-Washington-Guantánamo Walk for Peace 1
Raitt, Walton A. 1
Ramachandran, G., 1904- 1
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 1
Roche, Douglas J., 1929- 1
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