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Ellen Starr Brinton Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-051
Abstract Ellen Starr Brinton (1886-1954), Quaker, feminist and internationalist, served as the first curator of the Jane Addams Peace Collection (later the Swarthmore College Peace Collection) from 1935 until her retirement in 1951.
Dates: 1895-1980; Majority of material found within 1933-1954

Kay Camp Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-169
Abstract Katherine Lindsley Camp was born in 1918 [1919?], Mt. Kisco New York. She was a graduate of Swarthmore College (Class of 1940). Camp was elected president of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom in 1967, and served as international president, 1974-1980. In addition Camp was founder of the Citizens Bi-Racial Study Group; former president of the Pennsylvania Women's Political Caucus; made unsuccessful bid for Congress in 1972 on the Democratic ticket in...
Dates: 1955-2006

Francoise W. Douwes Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Douwes, Francoise Wilhelmina
Abstract Douwes was a member of the Philadelphia branch of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1985-2005

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

Robin Harper Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Harper, Robin
Overview Robin Harper is active in the peace movement. During the 1950s and 1960s he protested nuclear weapons and missile defense systems. The papers in this collection reflect that involvement.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1957-1967

Keystone Alliance Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Keystone Alliance
Abstract Collection includes proposals, correspondence, meeting notes, financial records, newspaper clippings, flyers, and subject/reference files.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1977-1981

Violet Oakley Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Oakley, Violet
Dates: 1933-1979; Majority of material found within 1933-1942

Allen S. Olmsted II Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-095
Scope and Contents The bulk of the Allen S. Olmsted papers is correspondence (1898-1977). Most of these are carbon copies of letters dictated by Olmsted and filed in subject transfer files at his law offices in Philadelphia and Media (Pennsylvania) [note: there are also many letters from Allen Olmsted in the papers of his wife, Mildred Scott Olmsted (DG 082)]. Correspondents include Brent Dow Allinson, Gertrude Baer, Emily Greene Balch, Roger Nash Baldwin, Witter Brynner, Joseph S. Clark, Sophia H. Dulles, Caleb...
Dates: 1898-1986

Pennsylvania Arbitration and Peace Society Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Pennsylvania Arbitration and Peace Society
Dates: 1908-1926

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

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Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 2
Nicholson, Vincent D. (Vincent De Witt), 1890-1945 2
Universal Peace Union 2
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American Civil Liberties Union 1
American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
American Friends Service Committee. Committee on Rights of Conscience 1
American Legion 1
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Ballantyne, Edith 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Camp, Kay 1
Carter, Arabella, 1867- 1
Cederfeld, Benny 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 1
Conference of Christian Pacifists 1
Cope, Eliza M. 1
Cox, Lucy A. 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Douwes, Francoise W. (Francoise Wilhelmina), 1923- 1
Drexel, Constance 1
Dulles, Sophia H. 1
Elderkin, Noble S. (Noble Strong), 1878-1966 1
Eves, William 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Frazier, Lynn J. (Lynn Joseph), 1874-1947 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Fuller, Walter G. 1
Gordon, Lindley V. 1
Hardin, Floyd, 1890-1974 1
Harper, Robin M., 1928- 1
Harvey, William Brinton, 1862- 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
Hodgkin, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1877-1933 1
Hoopes, Darlington, b. 1896 1
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Joint Peace Committee of Providence and Chester Monthly Meetings (Society of Friends : Media, Pa.) 1
Jones, Paul, 1880-1941 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Kelsey, Mary 1
Keystone Alliance 1
Kulka, Rosa 1
Lape, Esther Everett, 1881-1981 1
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 1
Lee, Jennie, 1904- 1
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
Lief, Alfred, 1901- 1
Longstreth, Walter C. 1
Love, Alfred H. (Alfred Harry), 1830-1913 1
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 1
Newton, Ray 1
Oakley, Violet, 1874-1961 1
Olmsted, Allen S. (Allen Seymour), 1888-1977 1
Omaha Action (Project) 1
Pennell, Anne Walton 1
Pennsylvania Arbitration and Peace Conference (1st : 1908) (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Pennsylvania Arbitration and Peace Society 1
Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament 1
Pennsylvania Peace Society (1866-1928) 1
Philadelphia Peace Council (1925-ca. 1932) 1
Philadelphia Peace Council (1937-ca. 1943) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955). Peace Committee (1916-1933) 1
Portell-Vilá, Herminio, 1901-1992 1
Prayer and Conscience Vigil (1957) (Washington, D.C.) 1
Price, Charles C. (Charles Coale), 1913-2001 1
Reynolds, Earle L. 1
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 1
Shaw, Paul Vanorden, 1898- 1
Smith, Tucker P. 1
Swarthmore College. Peace Collection 1
Tatum, Arlo D. 1
Tatum, Lyle 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Thomas, Wilbur K. (Wilbur Kelsey), 1882-1953 1
Tiller, Phyllis M. 1
Trueblood, Benjamin Franklin, 1847-1916 1
Van Kirk, Walter W. (Walter William), 1891-1956 1
Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 1
Walk for Peace (Project) 1
Wentworth, Lydia G., 1858- 1
West, Benjamin, 1738-1820 1
Wheeler, Elizabeth A. 1
Whitaker, Robert, 1863-1944 1
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