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Irwin Abrams Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Abrams, Irwin
Abstract Includes biographical and bibliographical information and photocopies of a small portion of Abrams published writings, including material about the Nobel Peace Prize, women Nobel Peace Prize winners, the Quaker peace testimony and the Nobel Peace Prize, Henri La Fontaine, and Carl von Ossietzky.

William Charles Allen Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Allen, William Charles
Overview William C. Allen was born in 1857 in Chester County, Pennsylvania. He was a member of the Society of Friends. Allen was deeply opposed to war and wrote often about the problems of propaganda, censorship, conscription, imperialism, and the munitions industry. He traveled widely and wrote many articles about his experiences abroad.

American Friends' Peace Conference Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Friends' Peace Conference
Abstract Includes minute book and a printed report of the proceedings.

Mary Bye Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Bye, Mary

Mary Bye Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-024
Overview Mary (Du Bois) Bye, Quaker peace and social activist and member of Doylestown Monthly Meeting of Friends in Pennsylvania, was born in 1913. This collection consists of the papers relating to Mary Bye's political activity. It includes correspondence, notes, clippings, and other files concerning peace and justice issues.

Helen M. Carroll Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-305
Content Description Helen Carroll's files related to her peace and social concerns, including some material on Swarthmore borough (inc Swarthmore U. N Committee), the PYM U. N.committee, and other Quaker-related papers.

Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness
Abstract Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness; organized the November 1960 Washington Pilgrimage and two-day vigil at the Pentagon; chaired by Henry J. Cadbury; also called the Quaker Peace Witness Committee; work was continued by the Friends Witness for World Order

Committee on Peace and Service of the Bucks Quarterly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee on Peace and Service-Bucks Quarterly Meeting
Abstract Includes minutes of meetings, correspondence, statements and reports, press releases, and news clippings. Correspondents include Conveners Mary Bye and Edward G. Ramberg, a noted physicist.

Carol Cummings and Frank Cummings Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-180
Abstract Carol and Frank Cummings were a married couple who were involved in the sanctuary movement for Central American refugees in the 1980s.

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...

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Names
Bye, Mary, 1913- 3
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 3
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 3
Allen, William Charles, 1857-1938 2
American Friends Service Committee 2
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Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Friends General Conference 2
Hodgkin, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1877-1933 2
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 2
Mary Elizabeth Pidgeon (1890-1979) 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 2
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 2
Thomas, Edward, 1877-1962 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Abrams, Irwin, 1914-2010 1
American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
American Friends' Peace Conference (1901) (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Atlanta Friends Meeting. Social Concerns Committee 1
Atlanta Sanctuary Committee 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite: 1828-1968) 1
Bassett family 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Biddle, Mary, 1780-1849 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Blickenstaff, Harold 1
Bringhurst, Joseph, 1767-1834 1
Brinton, Anna Cox 1
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976 1
Carroll, Helen M. (Carroll, Helen Mansfield), 1912-1997 1
Cary, John R. 1
Chaffee, Edmund B. (Edmund Bigelow), 1887-1936 1
Chomsky, Noam 1
Clouds, Kai Yutah, 1948-1980 1
Coffin family 1
Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness 1
Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 1
Conference of Christian Pacifists 1
Continental Walk for Disarmament and Social Justice 1
Cummings, Carol R. (Carol Riemer), 1936-2006 1
Cummings, Frank E., Quaker 1
Dean Freiday (b. 1915-) 1
Dockhorn, Robert B. 1
Dodson, Shirley 1
Eaton, Robert Whittington 1
Elderkin, Noble S. (Noble Strong), 1878-1966 1
Elkinton family 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Emergency Committee for the Assistance of Germans, Austrians, and Hungarians in Distress (Society of Friends) 1
Fager, Charles (Charles Eugene), -1942 1
Ferris family 1
Ferris, Anna M., 1815-1890 1
Ferris, Benjamin, 1780-1867 1
Ferris, David, 1821-1908 1
Ferris, Fanny, 1778-1833 1
Ferris, Henry 1
Ferris, John, 1775-1802 1
Ferris, Matilda, 1853-1937 1
Ferris, Ziba, 1743-1794 1
First Day School General Conference 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends : U.S.). Peace Board 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Foxworthy, Theodore 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friend, Theodore 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Friends Coordinating Committee on Peace (U.S.) 1
Friends General Conference (U.S.) 1
Friends General Conference (U.S.). Publications Committee 1
Friends General Conference (U.S.). Religious Education Committee 1
Friends International Disarmament Council 1
Friends National Peace Committee (U.S.) 1
Friends Peace Committee. Field Secretaries Program 1
Friends Peace Committee. General Education Subcommittee 1
Friends Peace Committee. Legislative Letter Writing Campaign 1
Friends Peace Committee. Middle East Working Group 1
Friends Peace Committee. Militarism and Recruitment Succommittee 1
Friends Peace Committee. Nonviolent Direct Action Committee 1
Friends Peace Committee. Peace Conversion and Disarmament 1
Friends Peace Committee. Peace in the Media Succommittee 1
Friends Peace Committee. Policy and Legislation Subcommittee 1
Friends Peace Committee. Public Witness Working Party 1
Friends Peace Committee. Speakers Bureau 1
Friends Peace Committee. Subcommittee on Pacifist Principles 1
Friends Peace Committee. Waging Peace Project 1
Friends Peace Committee. War Tax Concerns Succommittee 1
Friends Peace Committee. Working Party on Civil Defense 1
Friends Peace Committee. Working Party on Nonviolence 1
Friends Washington Peace Headquarters (Organization) 1
Friends Witness for World Order 1
Friends World Conference 1
Friends World Conference (1s t: 1920 : London, England) 1
Friends' Union for Philanthropic Labor (U.S.) 1
Fuller, Walter G. 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Gara, Larry 1
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