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Victor Paschkis Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-119
Overview

Victor Paschkis (1898-1991), born in Vienna, was a Quaker, a mechanical engineer, and a professor. He was the founder, and first president, of the Society for Social Responsibility in Science. He also served as the chairman of the National Friends Conference on Race Relations, the American Friends Service Committee's Race Relations Committee, and the Committee on Fair Employment. Paschkis taught at Columbia University.

Dates: 1946-1976

Lawrence Scott Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-090
Overview

Lawrence Scott was a construction engineer, Baptist clergyman, and Quaker activist. He worked as an activist against the testing of nuclear weapons and biological weapons research. He was the supervisor for the Friends Mississippi Project, project director of the Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick in Maryland, executive secretary of the Peace Action Center and a founder of A Quaker Action Group.

Dates: 1955-1965

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American Society of Mechanical Engineers 1
Anthony, Robert L. 1
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Apsey, Lawrence S. 1
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 1
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Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Club of Rome 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Corson, Helen H. 1
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 1
Dreher, Carl, 1896- 1
Friends Mississippi Project 1
Golden Rule (Ketch) 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
Hewitt, William F. 1
Hilton, Alice Mary 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Jamison, Jeannette 1
Lyttle, Bradford 1
Malz, Gertrude 1
Miller, Lawrence McK. 1
Mugdan, Heinrich 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization) 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). European Project 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Nevada Project 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Pacific Project 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Washington Prayer Vigil 1
Olson, Theodore, 1932- 1
Peace Action Center (Washington, D.C.) 1
Pfeiffer, Stephen D. 1
Pickus, Robert 1
Polster, Norman E. 1
Rabins, Michael J. (Michael Jerome), 1932- 1
Raitt, Walton A. 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
Sachsse, Hans, 1906- 1
Schimpf, Georg Wolfgang 1
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 1
Simon, Emily Parker 1
Society for Social Responsibility in Science 1
Stewart, Annalee, 1900?- 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Van Beers, G. G. 1
Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Walker, Charles C. 1
Walton, Clarence Cyril, 1915- 1
Weisskopf, Walter A. 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Young, Wilmer J. 1
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