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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

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

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

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Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 2
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A Quaker Action Group 2
Champney, Horace 2
Lyttle, Bradford 2
Parkman, Patricia 2
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 2
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Reynolds, Earle L. 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
Walker, Charles C. 2
Willoughby, George, pacifist 2
Zietlow, Carl P. 2
American Friends Service Committee 1
Anderson, Ross W. 1
Anh, Le Thi 1
Ashley, Bruce 1
Bagley, Jack L. 1
Beheiren 1
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 1
Bishop, Sarah 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Butterworth, Harrison 1
Canadian Friends Service Committee 1
Carpenter, Florence Y. 1
Champney, Beulah 1
Champney, Ken 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Corson, Helen H. 1
Cowley, Christopher 1
DeVault, Don 1
Drath, Phillip 1
Eaton, Robert Whittington 1
Ede, Roderick 1
Faust, Bertha, 1909- 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Fifth Avenue Peace Parade Committee 1
Geiger, Nicola 1
Geiger, Walton 1
Gottwald, Norman K. (Norman Karol), 1926- 1
Hester, Hugh B. (Hugh Bryan), 1895-1983 1
Horton, Robert, 1900-1991 1
Kalish, Donald 1
Lakey, George 1
Lee, Kenneth, 1944- 1
Legg, Samuel 1
Levering, Robert, 1944- 1
Martin, William R., 1938- 1
Massar, Ivan 1
McNeil, Gelston 1
Mimms, William R. 1
Moody, Roger 1
Morrison, Norman R., 1933-1965 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
Nash, Vernon 1
Nelson, Beryl Herbert 1
Peace Action Center (Washington, D.C.) 1
Peacemaker Movement 1
Pfeiffer, Stephen D. 1
Phoenix (Yacht) 1
Rocket, Writer 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
Shivers, Lynne 1
Smiley, Glenn E. 1
Squire, DeCourcy 1
Stern, Lee, 1915-1992 1
Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) 1
Swann, Marjorie 1
U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases 1
Uphaus, Willard E. (Willard Edwin), 1890-1983 1
Vietnam Moratorium Committee (U.S.) 1
Warren, Emlyn 1
Wayland-Smith, Robert 1
Wise, Christine, -1933 1
Wood, J. Duncan (John Duncan) 1
Young, Wilmer J. 1
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