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Horace Champney Papers

 Collection
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

Friends' Publishing Corporation

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-033
Overview The primary activity of the Friends' Publishing Corporation is Friends Journal, a Quaker periodical. The latter was the successor to The Friend, the serial published by the Orthodox Quakers (1827-1955) and Friends Intelligencer, published by the Hicksite Quakers (1844-1955). It was established as a result of the merger of the two Philadelphia Yearly Meetings, and the first consolidated issue was dated July 2, 1955. Originally published weekly and then bi-weekly, it became a monthly...
Dates: 1959-2005

Norman R. Morrison Collected Papers

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

Norman R. Morrison Memorial Fund Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Norman R. Morrison Memorial Fund
Abstract

Includes correspondence (1965-1966), financial records, reports, newspaper clippings, Friends World College files about the award, and five folders (1965) (primarily receipts for contributions) concerning the Morrison Family Fund.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1965-1968

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 3
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Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 2
American periodicals 1
Endowments -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- History -- Sources 1
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A Quaker Action Group 1
Alexander, Horace Gundry, 1889-1989 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Anderson, Edgar 1
Anh, Le Thi 1