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William C. Allen diaries

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-001
Scope and Content note This collection is composed of six volumes of William C. Allen's religious visits around the world from the 1904-1937. Three volumes of the collection were handwritten, and the remaining three were typed by Allen. While the diaries in this collection cover a wide range of topics, entries generally describe the customs, manners, language, transportation, food, and religious beliefs in each location Allen visited. In addition, Allen describes Quaker meetings he lead, and religious and political...

William Charles Allen Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Allen, William C.
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, in Asia, Australia, New Zealand, and South Africa, and wrote many articles about his experiences abroad. perhaps Allen championed the rights of native peoples in South Africa. He also worked against conscription in...

Alliance for Conscientious Objectors Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-088
Abstract The Alliance for Conscientious Objectors (AFCO), based in Seattle (Washington), was founded in 1970 by John Long and Paul Anderson, who served as its national coordinator. It changed its name in 1972 to represent a wider scope of purpose. During this time, conscientious objectors who performed two years of alternate service, the same period as those drafted into the military served, were not entitled to Veterans Administration benefits under the GI Bill of Rights. By 1974 AFCO had reached a...

Alliance for Nuclear Accountability Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-250
Abstract The Alliance for Nuclear Accountability (ANA), is a national network of organizations working to address issues of nuclear weapons production and waste cleanup. The organization was founded in Colorado in 1987 as the Military Production Network (MPN). In 1997 the name was name to the Alliance for Nuclear Accountability. The headquarters of the organization are in Washington D.C. and its members work together as a network to influence national policies related to nuclear weapons production,...

Alliance Universelle des Femmes pour la Paix par l'Éducation Collection

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Alliance universelle des femmes...
Abstract Includes newspaper clippings, periodicals, and the constitution of the organization.

Allinson and Taylor family papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-950-001
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the papers of the Allinson and Taylor families. The collection includes a handwritten biography of Hannah Taylor, a pamphlet and poem about William J. Allinson, and the monthly reports and notebook of Gertrude Allinson from the Friends' School Rhode Island.

Brent Dow Allinson Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Allinson, Brent Dow
Abstract Collection includes undated typescript writings by Allinson, pamphlets by and about him, and a newspaper clipping discussing his court martial.

Elizabeth Allinson commonplace book

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-001
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume commonplace book of Elizabeth Allinson. Includes reflections upon the death of George Dillwyn, poetry, sketch of Martha Cooper Allinson, quotes and extracts, Quaker testimonies, obituaries for Abigail Barker, Sybil Allinson, Susanna Bigg.

Allinson Family Papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-968
abstract This collection spans more than two centuries and includes most notably members of the Allinson and Taylor families. There are also letters from Joseph Bonaparte, Sarah Moore Grimke, Julia Ward Howe and George Washington. Prominent material types include correspondence, diaries, financial, legal and property papers, maps, photographs and poetry. The richest subject veins are anti-slavery, including the Free Produce Association of Friends, the yellow fever epidemic in Philadelphia and settlement...

Allinson family scrapbooks

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-04-001
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume scrapbook of the Allinson family. The scrapbook is largely composed of clippings on poetry, temperance, prison reform, and reform for juvenile delinquents, and anti-slavery. Many of the anti-slavery clippings discuss the possibility of using Jamaica as a "home for colored emigrants." The end of the volume includes twelve pages of signatures. The volume also includes an obituary for Samuel Allinson.

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Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 114
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania 89
letters (correspondence) 84
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 82
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 80
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commonplace books 77
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financial records 74
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Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 67
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Swarthmore College 153
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Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 47
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Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 45
Civilian Public Service 40
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 34
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 29
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 27
Westtown Boarding School 27
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 26
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 24
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 24
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 24
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 23
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 22
Fox, George 21
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1699-1827 : Delaware County, Pa.) 21
War Resisters League 21
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends : Orthodox : 1827- : Delaware County, Pa.) 20
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 20
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 19
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 18
League of Nations 18
United Nations 18
Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 18
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 17
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 17
Penn, William, 1644-1718 17
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 16
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 16
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 16
Willoughby, George, pacifist 16
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 15
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 15
Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880 14
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 14
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 14
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 14
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 14
Woolman, John, 1720-1772 14
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 13
Kaufman, Abraham 13
Lyttle, Bradford 13
Comly, John, 1773-1850 12
Hopper, Isaac T. (Isaac Tatem), 1771-1852 12
Lloyd family 12
Pemberton, John, 1727-1795 12
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 12
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 12
Dillwyn, George, 1738-1820 11
Grellet, Stephen, 1773-1855 11
Gurney, Joseph John, 1788-1847 11
Hallowell, Benjamin, 1799-1877 11
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 11
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 11
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 10
Cope family 10
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 10
Hicks, Edward, 1780-1849 10
Kersey, Jesse, 1768-1845 10
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 10
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Hicksite: 1828-1955) 10
Newton, Ray 10
Pemberton, James, 1723-1809 10
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 10
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 10
Baer, Gertrude 9
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 9
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 9
Brown family 9
Committee for Nonviolent Action 9
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 9
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 9
Ferris, Benjamin, 1780-1867 9
Fothergill, Samuel 9
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 9
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 9
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 9
McReynolds, David 9
Morris family 9
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1955) 9
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 9
Society of Friends 9
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 9
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 9
Woman's Peace Party 9
American Peace Society 8
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 8
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 8
Cadbury family 8
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 8
Cornplanter, Seneca chief 8
Earlham College 8
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 8
Friends World Committee for Consultation 8
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 8
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 8
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 8
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