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Edward W. Evans Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-122
Overview

Edward Wyatt Evans (1882-1976) was a lifelong member of the Germantown (Pennsylvania) Monthly Meeting and was active in the Friends Peace Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. Evans was instrumental in the founding of the Fellowship of Reconciliation (Fellowship of Reconcilation), and was the executive secretary from 1916-1919. During the 1920s, he was also active in educational and peace programs of the Society of Friends.

Dates: 1916-1922

Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-030
Overview The Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament was active from 1930 to 1936, chiefly in and around Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Through public opinion and personal contacts, PCTD supporters pressured Congress to support total disarmament, including passage of the Frazier Amendment outlawing war. Other objectives of the Committee included a Congressional investigation of the munitions industry, opposition to all preparations and training for war (including ROTC), and support for...
Dates: 1930-1938

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Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
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Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 1
Conference of Christian Pacifists 1
Cope, Eliza M. 1
Cox, Lucy A. 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Drexel, Constance 1
Dulles, Sophia H. 1
Elderkin, Noble S. (Noble Strong), 1878-1966 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Eves, William 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Frazier, Lynn J. (Lynn Joseph), 1874-1947 1
Fuller, Walter G. 1
Gordon, Lindley V. 1
Hardin, Floyd, 1890-1974 1
Harvey, William Brinton, 1862- 1
Hodgkin, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1877-1933 1
Hoopes, Darlington, b. 1896 1
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 1
Jones, Paul, 1880-1941 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Kelsey, Mary 1
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 1
Lee, Jennie, 1904- 1
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
Lief, Alfred, 1901- 1
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 1
Newton, Ray 1
Pennell, Anne Walton 1
Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955). Peace Committee (1916-1933) 1
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 1
Smith, Tucker P. 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Thomas, Wilbur K. (Wilbur Kelsey), 1882-1953 1
Van Kirk, Walter W. (Walter William), 1891-1956 1
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 1
Wentworth, Lydia G., 1858- 1
Whitaker, Robert, 1863-1944 1
Williams, H. Justice 1
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 1
Winsor, Mary, 1869-1956 1
Wright, Edward Needles, 1897- 1
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