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Edward W. Evans Papers

 Collection
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

Edward W. Evans Quaker Concerns Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-237
Overview Edward W. Evans (1882-1976) was a Quaker leader and lawyer active in the educational and peace concerns of the Society of Friends. The collection primarily contains papers compiled by Edward W. Evans during his time as Secretary of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Orthodox), from 1938-1946. Of particular interest are the materials concerning Civilian Public Service. The collection is significant in its documentation of pacifist attitudes and the ways in which the Society of Friends was active...
Dates: 1938-1951

Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-013
Abstract The Fellowship of Reconciliation in the U.S. was founded in 1915 by Christian pacifists. The organization, whose members are now drawn from many religious groups, seeks to apply principles of peace and social justice and non-violent social change to issues such as disarmament, conscription, race relations, economic justice, and civil liberties.
Dates: 1915-

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Lawyers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 2
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Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 2
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Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 2
Jones, Paul, 1880-1941 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Acts for Peace (Organization) 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
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American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Arvio, Raymond Paavo 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Becker, Jo 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Boehmer, Peter J. 1
Brick, Allan 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Church Peace Mission (U.S.) 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clergymen's Emergency Committee for Vietnam 1
Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 1
Conference of Christian Pacifists 1
Cornell, Thomas C. (Thomas Charles), 1934- 1
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 1
Dai Dong (Organization) 1
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 1
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 1
Drinan, Robert F. 1
Elderkin, Noble S. (Noble Strong), 1878-1966 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Food for China (Project) 1
Forest, Jim (James H.) 1
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Fuller, Walter G. 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Gara, Larry 1
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 1
Hardin, Floyd, 1890-1974 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 1
Heidbrink, John 1
Hodgkin, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1877-1933 1
Hostetter, C. Douglas, 1944- 1
Houser, George M. 1
Hunter, Barton 1
International Committee of Conscience on Vietnam 1
International Fellowship of Reconciliation 1
International Fellowship of Reconciliation. North American Committee 1
Jendrzejczyk, Michael 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Juram, Catharine 1
Kelsey, Mary 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
Lens, Sidney 1
Matthews, J. B. (Joseph Brown), 1894-1966 1
McReynolds, David 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 1
Nevin, Ethan Allen 1
Nhất Hạnh, Thích 1
Nicholson, Vincent D. (Vincent De Witt), 1890-1945 1
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 1
Pennell, Anne Walton 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955). Peace Committee (1916-1933) 1
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 1
Pickus, Robert 1
Pérez Esquivel, Adolfo 1
Rocky Flats/Nuclear Weapons Facilities Project 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 1
Shelters for the Shelterless (Project) 1
Smiley, Glenn E. 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 1
Thomas, Wilbur K. (Wilbur Kelsey), 1882-1953 1
Thomson, Charles A. (Charles Alexander), 1893-1961 1
Turn Toward Peace (Organization) 1
Walker, Charles C. 1
Waskow, Arthur Ocean, 1933- 1
Whitaker, Robert, 1863-1944 1
Will, Herman, 1915- 1
World Alliance for International Friendship through Religion 1
World Council of Churches 1
World Without War Council 1
Yoder, John Howard 1
Young, Ronald J., 1942- 1
Zahn, Gordon C. (Gordon Charles), 1918-2007 1
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