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International relations

 Subject
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Blanche Weber Shaffer papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1301
Overview This collection contains the papers of Blanche Weber Shaffer, a Swiss Quaker who was involved with the Friends World Committee for Consultation and devoted her life to fostering relationships between Quakers throughout the globe. The materials in this collection include both personal, professional, and travel materials, as well as diaries and correspondence, spanning the years 1940 to 1979, with some earlier letters from John Marshall Crosman in 1918.

Anna B. Eckstein Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Germany-Eckstein, Anna B.
Overview Born in Coburg, Germany, Anna B. Eckstein eventually became a naturalized American citizen and joined the Boston [Massachusetts] Peace Society. She became an ardent champion of world peace and gave numerous lectures and wrote many articles on peace problems of the United States and of Europe. Eckstein was a vice-president of the American Peace Society (1905-1911), and an honorary member of the Liberal Christian League in London and of many other social and education societies. She collected...

Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace
Abstract Collection consists of printed materials: reports, annual reports.

Institute for Defense and Disarmament Studies Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Institute for Defense and Disarmament Studies
Abstract Collection consists of printed materials: reports, annual reports.

Institute of Politics (Williamstown) Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Institute of Politics
Abstract Collection consists of printed materials: Reports of the Round Tables nos. 6-10 (1926-1930) and information related to them and the Institute in general: correspondence, pamphlets, publicity materials and newspaper clippings.

New Directions Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-New Directions
Abstract Collection includes, flyers, newsletters, published correspondence; also contains information about the New Directions Educational Fund; correspondents include Sanford Gottlieb.

Inazo Nitobe Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-107
Overview Inazo Nitobe (1862-1933) was a Japanese Quaker diplomat, agriculturist, and educator who sought to act as an emissary of understanding between Japan and Western nations. He was born in Morioka, Japan, in the waning days of feudal Japan and became a Christian during his studies in Sapporo. He was further educated at Tokyo University and in 1884 became one of the first Japanese students to study in the United States. He joined the Society of Friends in 1886, and in 1891, he married Mary Patterson...

James Morgan Read Papers,

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-128
Overview James Morgan Read (1908-1985) was a Quaker and president of Wilmington College from 1960-69. He also served as the United Nations Deputy High Commissioner from 1951-60, and was a vice president of the Charles F. Kettering Foundation from 1969 until his retirement in 1974. The bulk of the collection documents James Read's work as a consultant after 1974. His diaries date from his association with Wilmington College. Areas of particular interest include the establishment of Soviet-American...

Royal Institute of International Affairs Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Royal Institute of International Affairs
Abstract The collection includes annual reports, periodicals, pamphlets.

Stanley Foundation Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Stanley Foundation
Scope and Contents This collection is made up entirely of published material from the Foundation, received through their mailings throughout the years since 1969. The material is arranged as follows: history/purpose; general/miscellaneous; radio series; literature; and, conferences.