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A Quaker Action Group Records

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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

John Beer Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Beer, John
Abstract John Beer is a professor of the history of science and chemistry, as well as a Quaker peace and antinuclear activist.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1954-1985

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

Robert E. Dickinson Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Dickinson, Robert
Abstract Collection includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, documents relating to Dickinson's arrests, information about resistance to the Vietnam War and the Harrisburg Eight, war tax resistance, Dickinson's letters to congress and to editors, specifications for his "My Lai" sculpture, and a poem signed "Roberta Dickinson"; collection also includes photographs.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1969-1974

Robert Wallace Gilmore Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-163
Abstract Robert W. Gilmore was a Quaker pacifist who was involved in a number of peace groups, either as a staffperson or as a Board member. His papers reflect these involvements through correspondence and other materials.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1960-1982

Hartford Vigil of Conscience for Peace in Viet Nam Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Hartford Vigil of Conscience for Peace in Vietnam
Abstract Collection consists primarily of printed materials, much of it produced by Promoting Enduring Peace and Business Executives Move for Vietnam Peace supporting the Vigil's anti-Vietnam war stance; includes a six-page summary of the work of the Vigil, written by a main organizer, Margaret N. Morrison.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1966-1975

George Lakey Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-259
Dates: 1974-1984

Robert Levering Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-080
Abstract Robert E. Levering is a pacifist and Quaker. He has been the co-author of Fortune magazine's annual list of the "100 Best Companies to Work For," and a speaker on workplace trends and management strategies aimed at improving workplace productivity. Levering is a graduate of Swarthmore College and the Martin Luther King Jr. School of Social Change.
Dates: 1967-1972

Bradford Lyttle Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-079
Overview Bradford Lyttle is a long time leading peace activist involved in the promotion of nonviolence for social change and the elimination of war and nuclear weapons. Lyttle was the organizer of the San Francisco to Moscow walk in the 1960-1961, to highlight the message of disarmament and nonviolent resistance and bringing together U.S. and Soviet citizens together during the height of the Cold War. He went on to organize and participate in other marches and protests, including the Quebec - ...
Dates: 1954-

Norman R. Morrison Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Morrison, Norman R.
Dates: 1965-1968, 1985

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A Quaker Action Group 4
American Friends Service Committee 4
Lyttle, Bradford 3
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 2
Champney, Horace 2
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Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 2
Lakey, George 2
Levering, Robert, 1944- 2
Morrison, Norman R., 1933-1965 2
Reynolds, Earle L. 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
Stern, Lee, 1915-1992 2
Zietlow, Carl P. 2
Ahimsa Farm 1
Alternatives to Violence Project 1
Anh, Le Thi 1
Ashley, Bruce 1
Axford, Roger W. 1
Beer, John Joseph, 1927- 1
Beheiren 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Butterworth, Harrison 1
Canadian Friends Service Committee 1
Champney, Beulah 1
Champney, Ken 1
Children's Creative Response to Conflict Program 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Committee of Correspondence (New York, N.Y. : 1960-1962) 1
Committee on U.S.-U.S.S.R. Peace Leadership Exchange 1
Cowley, Christopher 1
Crozer Theological Seminary 1
Davidov, Marv 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
Desai, Narayan 1
Dickinson, Robert E. (Robert Elliott), 1916-1982 1
Dolci, Danilo 1
Drath, Phillip 1
Eaton, Robert Whittington 1
Ede, Roderick 1
Emerson, David 1
Enzer, Erica 1
Fifth Avenue Peace Parade Committee 1
Friends Coordinating Committee on Peace (U.S.) 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 1
Geiger, Nicola 1
Geiger, Walton 1
Gilmore, Robert Wallace, 1921-1988 1
Gloor, Michele 1
Gregonis, Peter 1
Hartford Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (West Hartford, Connecticut) 1
Hartford Vigil of Conscience for Peace in Viet Nam (Hartford, Conn.) 1
Horton, Robert, 1900-1991 1
Hubbell, Charles 1
Kalish, Donald 1
Klein, Yvonne 1
Lee, Kenneth, 1944- 1
Legg, Samuel 1
Levering, Susan Dworkin 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
Massar, Ivan 1
Meyer, Christopher 1
Mimms, William R. 1
Moody, Roger 1
Morehouse, Ward, 1929- 1
National Committee on United States-China Relations 1
Negotiation Now! (Organization) 1
Nelson, Beryl Herbert 1
New Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam 1
New York Friends Group 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Noell, Chuck 1
Omaha Action (Project) 1
Parkman, Patricia 1
Peace and Social Action Program 1
Peacemaker Movement 1
People's Coalition for Peace and Justice 1
Phoenix (Yacht) 1
Pickus, Robert 1
Platt, Stanley 1
Polaris (Missile) 1
Prosterman, Roy L. 1
Quaker Project on Community Conflict of the New York Yearly Meeting 1
Québec-Washington-Guantánamo Walk for Peace 1
Remy, Richard C. 1
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 1
Riesman, David, 1909-2002 1
Rikhye, Indar Jit, 1920-2007 1
Riles, Wilson C. 1
Roche, John P. (John Pearson), 1923- 1
Rocket, Writer 1
San Francisco to Moscow Walk for Peace 1
Shivers, Lynne 1
Smiley, Glenn E. 1
Squire, DeCourcy 1
Stephens, John, pacifist 1
Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) 1
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