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David McReynolds Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-134
Abstract David McReynolds (1929-2018), was an activist with the War Resisters League, the Socialist Party USA and the Democratic Socialists of America. He was an editor of Liberation magazine in the 1950s and a leader of the WRL from the 1950s until his retirement in 1999. McReynolds ran for Congress twice and for President of the U.S. twice, including a run in 2000. McReynolds has attempted to integrate anti-war and pacifist philosophy with Socialist economics. David McReynolds was openly gay and...
Dates: 1943 - Date

Peace Action Center Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-093
Overview The Peace Action Center began in 1961 as a continuation of the vigil at Fort Detrick, Md. Peace activists had sponsored a continuous vigil as early as 1959 seeking the abandonment of biological weapons and appealed for the conversion of the fort into a world health center. The Peace Action Center included cooperative living quarters for the staff of religious pacifists, mostly Quakers. PAC staff including Lawrence Scott, director, and Jack L. Bagley, Sarah Bishop, Florence Y. Carpenter,...
Dates: 1959-1965

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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Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
African American churches -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
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Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 2
Corson, Helen H. 2
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Peace Action Center (Washington, D.C.) 2
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Pfeiffer, Stephen D. 2
Pickus, Robert 2
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Walker, Charles C. 2
Young, Wilmer J. 2
Allen, Steve, 1921-2000 1
Altbach, Philip G. 1
Anderson, Ross W. 1
Anthony, Robert L. 1
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Apsey, Lawrence S. 1
Bagley, Jack L. 1
Bishop, Sarah 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Carpenter, Florence Y. 1
Chomsky, Noam 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
DeVault, Don 1
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
DiGia, Ralph 1
Duff, Peggy 1
Faust, Bertha, 1909- 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Forest, Jim (James H.) 1
Friends Mississippi Project 1
Gilmore, Robert, 1941- 1
Golden Rule (Ketch) 1
Goodman, Paul, 1911-1972 1
Gottlieb, Edward P. 1
Gottlieb, Sanford 1
Gottwald, Norman K. (Norman Karol), 1926- 1
Harrington, Michael, 1928-1989 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
Hentoff, Nat 1
Hester, Hugh B. (Hugh Bryan), 1895-1983 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Jamison, Jeannette 1
Keys, Donald 1
Malz, Gertrude 1
Martin, William R., 1938- 1
McNeil, Gelston 1
McReynolds, David 1
Meacham, Stewart 1
Miller, Lawrence McK. 1
Nash, Vernon 1
Nhất Hạnh, Thích 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
Parkman, Patricia 1
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 1
Peck, James 1
Prasad, Devi 1
Raitt, Walton A. 1
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 1
Roodenko, Igal 1
Rukuyser, Muriel 1
Simon, Emily Parker 1
Socialist Party (U.S.) 1
Solomonow, Allan 1
Stewart, Annalee, 1900?- 1
Tatum, Arlo D. 1
U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases 1
Uphaus, Willard E. (Willard Edwin), 1890-1983 1
Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
War Resisters League 1
Waskow, Arthur Ocean, 1933- 1
Wayland-Smith, Robert 1
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 1
Woodward, Beverly 1
Zeidler, Frank P. 1
Zinn, Howard, 1922-2010 1
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