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Devere Allen Papers

 Collection
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

Broomell-Cleghorn-Fisher Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-278
Overview This collection contains material collected by Anna Pettit Broomell and primarily consists of the writings and correspondence of Broomell, Dorothy Canfield Fisher, and Sarah Cleghorn.
Dates: 1876-1967

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

J. Stuart Innerst Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-103
Overview J. Stuart Innerst was a United Brethren in Christ missionary to China in the 1920s. Innerst and his wife Marion Reachard Innerst left China in 1927 with great concerns about the influence of western imperialism in that country. J. Stuart Innerst served as pastor of several churches and joined the Society of Friends in 1943. In addition to his pastoral work, Innerst also served as the Director of the Quaker Friends in Washington Program (1960-1961, lobbied members of Congress regarding China,...
Dates: 1920-1975

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

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

Turn Toward Peace Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Turn Toward Peace
Overview Turn Toward Peace was founded in 1961 as a cooperative national effort of about 60 peace and liberal internationalist organizations; Norman Thomas was Chairman of TTP, and Robert Gilmore was the Executive Director. There eventually were offices in several large cities and 38 national organizations were affiliated with the organization. But by 1963, serious discord divided TTP and several years later a group split off to became the World Without War Council; some regional offices retained the...
Dates: 1961-1970

Young People's Peace Conference transcript

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-222
Abstract Contains the transcript of the Young People's Peace Conference sponsored by the Joint Peace Committee of New York Quakers in 1933. Chief speakers were Frederick J. Libby, Paul Harris, Jr., Edmund B. Chaffee, Alden G. Alley, Sidney E. Goldstein, and Norman Thomas.
Dates: 1933

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 6
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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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African American churches -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
American Fiction -- Women Authors 1
American Literature -- New England 1
American Poetry -- Women Authors 1
American fiction 1
American poetry 1
American poetry -- 20th century 1
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Ballistic missiles -- United States 1
Biological warfare -- History -- Sources 1
Chemical warfare -- History -- Sources 1
Children's literature 1
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Clergy -- California -- History -- Sources 1
College chaplains -- Ohio -- History -- Sources 1
Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Eniwetok Proving Grounds (Marshall Islands) -- History -- Sources 1
Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) -- History -- Sources 1
Journalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Labor leaders -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lawyers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Lecturers -- United States -- Biography -- Sources 1
Literature -- Women authors 1
Lobbyists -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Sources 1
Manuscripts, American 1
Missionaries -- China -- History -- Sources 1
Montessori method of education 1
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 1
Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Biography 1
Nuclear weapons -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- United States 1
Peace -- Congresses 1
Peace -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- New York (State) 1
Periodical editors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Poetry -- 20th century 1
Poetry -- Authorship 1
Poetry -- Political aspects -- United States 1
Poetry -- Social aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century 1
Poetry -- Women authors 1
Poetry -- Women authors -- History and criticism 1
Poets -- 20th century 1
Poets -- 20th century -- Political and social views 1
Poets, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence 1
Poets, American -- 20th century -- Diaries 1
Poets, American -- 20th century -- Fiction 1
Poets, American -- 20th century -- Political and social views 1
Poets, American -- Family relationships 1
Poets, American -- Fiction 1
Polaris (Missile) 1
Quaker women -- History -- 20th century 1
Quaker women -- New England -- Correspondence 1
Quaker women -- New England -- Diaries 1
Quaker women -- United States -- Diaries 1
Quaker women -- United States -- History 1
Quakers -- California -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- New York (State) -- New York 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Poetry 1
Quakers -- Political activity -- 20th century 1
Race relations -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
Race relations -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Socialist parties -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- Juvenile fiction 1
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- United States -- History 1
Society of Friends – Fiction 1
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Vermont 1
Vermont -- History 1
Vermont -- In literature 1
Vermont -- Fiction 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- United States -- Sources 1
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Women -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
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Names
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 5
American Friends Service Committee 3
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 3
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 3
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
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Committee for Nonviolent Action 2
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 2
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 2
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 2
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 2
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 2
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
War Resisters League 2
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 2
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
Anthony, Robert L. 1
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Apsey, Lawrence S. 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Baumgardt, David, 1890-1963 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
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Broomell, Anna Pettit 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chaffee, Edmund B. (Edmund Bigelow), 1887-1936 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 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
Corson, Helen H. 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Cranston, Maurice, 1920-1993 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 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
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Fahnestock, Zephine 1
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 1
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 1
Frankel, Morton 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Friends Mississippi Project 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Fuller, Walter G. 1
Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 1
Gilmore, Robert Wallace, 1921-1988 1
Golden Rule (Ketch) 1
Grant, Donald 1
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 1
Gray, Philip, 1906- 1
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 1
Haines, Jennifer 1
Hardin, Floyd, 1890-1974 1
Harker, Charles H. 1
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
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