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A Quaker Action Group Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-074
Scope and Contents A Quaker Action Group (AQAG) records in the Swarthmore College Peace Collection include minutes, correspondence (1966-1971), memoranda, financial records, subject files (organizations), research files (topics), project files, newsletters, press releases, statements of Quaker yearly meetings in various cities, clippings, photographs and sound recordings. The files were first processed in 1974, and then again in 1980. In 2004, archival intern, Joe Clark, sorted the papers into the present...
Dates: 1965-1973

Friends Committee on National Legislation Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-047
Abstract

A Quaker lobbying group established in 1943 to bring conscience and spiritual values to the political process in Washington; it grew out of the work of the Friends War Problems Committee in 1940.



Dates: 1943-

Allen S. Olmsted II Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-095
Scope and Contents The bulk of the Allen S. Olmsted papers is correspondence (1898-1977). Most of these are carbon copies of letters dictated by Olmsted and filed in subject transfer files at his law offices in Philadelphia and Media (Pennsylvania) [note: there are also many letters from Allen Olmsted in the papers of his wife, Mildred Scott Olmsted (DG 082)]. Correspondents include Brent Dow Allinson, Gertrude Baer, Emily Greene Balch, Roger Nash Baldwin, Witter Brynner, Joseph S. Clark, Sophia H. Dulles,...
Dates: 1898-1986

Peace Action Center Records

 Collection
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

Post-War World Council Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-062
Overview

Founded in 1942 to continue the efforts begun by Keep America Out of War Congress; December 1941 KAOWC dissolved and reorganized as Provisional Committee Toward a Democratic Peace; February 1942 a more permanent group organized; ceased activities December 1967.

Dates: 1942-1967

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Names
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 3
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 2
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 2
Hester, Hugh B. (Hugh Bryan), 1895-1983 2
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Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 2
Lyttle, Bradford 2
Parkman, Patricia 2
Tatum, Arlo D. 2
Walker, Charles C. 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
American Civil Liberties Union 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American Friends Service Committee. Committee on Rights of Conscience 1
American Legion 1
Anderson, Ross W. 1
Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Bagley, Jack L. 1
Baldridge, Cyrus Leroy, 1889-1977 1
Beheiren 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 1
Bingham, Alfred M. (Alfred Mitchell), 1905-1998 1
Bishop, Sarah 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Butterworth, Harrison 1
Carpenter, Florence Y. 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Champney, Horace 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Cooper, Wilmer A. (Wilmer Albert) 1
Corson, Helen H. 1
Cowley, Christopher 1
Darlington, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1894-1966 1
DeVault, Don 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Drath, Phillip 1
Eaton, Robert Whittington 1
Ede, Roderick 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Faust, Bertha, 1909- 1
Fifth Avenue Peace Parade Committee 1
Foulke, Thomas Albert, 1893-1962 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friends Committee on Legislation of Northern California 1
Friends Committee on Legislation. Southern California Section 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Geiger, Nicola 1
Geiger, Walton 1
Gottwald, Norman K. (Norman Karol), 1926- 1
Hadley, Jeanette 1
Harker, Charles H. 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
Hillyer, Mary W. 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Horton, Robert, 1900-1991 1
Illinois-Wisconsin Friends Committee on Legislation 1
Innerst, J. Stuart, 1894-1975 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Joint Peace Committee of Providence and Chester Monthly Meetings (Society of Friends : Media, Pa.) 1
Kalish, Donald 1
Lakey, George 1
Lape, Esther Everett, 1881-1981 1
Lee, Kenneth, 1944- 1
Legg, Samuel 1
Levering, Robert, 1944- 1
Levering, Samuel R. 1
Lloyd, William Bross, 1908- 1
Longstreth, Walter C. 1
Martin, William R., 1938- 1
Massar, Ivan 1
McNeil, Gelston 1
Mimms, William R. 1
Moody, Roger 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
Nash, Vernon 1
Neely, Frances E. 1
Nelson, Beryl Herbert 1
Niles, Mary Cushing Howard 1
Noel-Baker, Philip, 1889-1982 1
Olmsted, Allen S. (Allen Seymour), 1888-1977 1
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 1
Peace Action Center (Washington, D.C.) 1
Pfeiffer, Stephen D. 1
Philadelphia Peace Council (1925-approximately 1932) 1
Philadelphia Peace Council (1937-ca. 1943) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Civilian Public Service Fund Committee 1
Post War World Council 1
Provisional Committee Toward a Democratic Peace 1
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 1
Reynolds, Earle L. 1
Rocket, Writer 1
Rorty, James, 1890-1973 1
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