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Devere Allen Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-053
Abstract Author, editor, journalist and lecturer; advocate of internationalist pacifism; influential member of the Socialist Party in the 1930s; genealogist; recorder of Rhode Island history and lore; named Harold Devere Allen.
Dates: 1809-1978; Majority of material found within 1910-1955

Horace Champney Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-166
Abstract Horace Champney was a pacifist active in various causes from the late 1940s through the 1980s. He was a founder of The Peacemakers Movement in the 1950s and interested in civil rights, war tax refusal, and other social justice causes. Champney was a member A Quaker Action Group and a crew member of the ship the Phoenix, which sailed to North Vietnam with medical supplies, during the Vietnam war.
Dates: 1958-1990; Majority of material found within 1958-1979

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

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

Ross Flanagan Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-064
Overview Ross Flanagan (1934- ), is Quaker pacifist and activist, has been involved in many Quaker-sponsored projects, peace, and civil rights activities. In the 1950s he served on the staff of the American Friends Service Committee. He was an early protestor against the Vietnam war and worked with A Quaker Action Group in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In the 1970s Flanagan was involved in neighborhood revitalization projects in West Philadelphia.
Dates: 1962-1993; Majority of material found within 1964-1978

William I. Hull Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-069
Overview William I. Hull, a Quaker pacifist, taught history at Swarthmore College from 1892 until his death in 1939. He was the Librarian of Friends Historical Library and also authored numerous books and articles, particularly on the subjects of Quakers in Holland, William Penn, peace, and international relations. The Papers contain correspondence (1900-1939), diaries (1892-1939), published and unpublished writings, papers relating to conferences and committees in which he participated, reference...
Dates: 1843-1939 (bulk 1900-1939)

A. J. Muste Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-050
Overview A.J. Muste (1885-1967), was ordained a minister in the Dutch Reformed Church, but later (1917), he became a member of the Society of Friends. During World War I, Muste's refusal to abandon his pacifist position led to his forced resignation from the Central Congregational Church in Newtonville, Massachusetts. Muste's involvement as a labor organizer began in 1919 when he led strikes in the textile mills of Lawrence, Massachusetts. He became the director of the Brookwood Labor College in...
Dates: 1920-1967

Lee Stern Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-170
Overview Lee Stern (1915-1992), was a Quaker pacifist, conscientious objector to war, involved in peace groups and organizations, and a teacher of nonviolence.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1936-1992

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 6
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Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Societies, etc. 2
Quakers -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 2
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 2
African American churches -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Arms control 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Ballistic missiles -- United States 1
Civil rights -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. 1
Conscientious objection -- United States 1
Conscientious objection -- World War, 1914-1918 1
Crime prevention -- Citizen participation -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Disarmament -- Netherlands 1
Disarmament -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Friesland (Netherlands) -- History 1
Journalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Lecturers -- United States -- Biography -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects 1
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Peace -- Religious aspects -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace Movements -- Congresses 1
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 1
Periodical editors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Polaris (Missile) 1
Prisoners' writings, American 1
Psychologists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quaker authors 1
Quakers -- Canada -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- New York (State) -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Ohio -- Yellow Springs -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 1
Race relations -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
Race relations -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Socialist parties -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Universities and colleges -- Pennsylvania -- History 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Civilian relief -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- Sources 1
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Civilian relief -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Civilian relief 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious Objectors -- United States 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Religious aspects 1
World tomorrow (Periodical) 1
Young democracy (Periodical) 1
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 5
A Quaker Action Group 3
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 3
Stern, Lee, 1915-1992 3
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 3
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Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Canadian Friends Service Committee 2
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 2
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 2
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 2
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 2
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 2
Phoenix (Yacht) 2
Quaker Project on Community Conflict of the New York Yearly Meeting 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
War Resisters League 2
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Ahimsa Farm 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
Alternatives to Violence Project 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
American Peace Society 1
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 1
Anh, Le Thi 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Ashley, Bruce 1
Axford, Roger W. 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Billikopf, Jacob, 1883-1950 1
Block Association of West Philadelphia 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Boynton, Percy Holmes, 1875-1946 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Butler, Thomas S. (Thomas Stalker), 1855-1928 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Champney, Beulah 1
Champney, Horace 1
Champney, Ken 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Children's Creative Response to Conflict Program 1
Church Peace Union 1
Citizens Local Alliance for a Safer Philadelphia 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 1
Conference of Christian Pacifists 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard), 1892-1976 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Dulles, John Foster 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Elderkin, Noble S. (Noble Strong), 1878-1966 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 1
Engelbrecht, H. C. (Helmuth Carol), 1895-1939 1
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Flexner, Abraham, 1866-1959 1
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 1
Frankel, Morton 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friends Committee for Reconciliation and Church Reconstruction 1
Friends Coordinating Committee on Peace (U.S.) 1
Friends Mississippi Project 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
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