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Consultative Peace Council Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Consultative Peace Council
Abstract

Includes correspondence, reports, financial records, administrative files, minutes of meetings, publicity materials, brochures, newspaper clippings. Correspondents include: Devere Allen, Dorothy Detzer, Alfred Hassler, Jessie Wallace Hughan, Abe Kaufman, Frederick J. Libby, A.J. Muste, Ray Newton, Mildred Scott Olmsted, John Swomley, E. Raymond Wilson, and M.R. Zigler.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1930-1969; Majority of material found within 1939-1955

Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-013
Abstract

The Fellowship of Reconciliation in the U.S. was founded in 1915 by Christian pacifists. The organization, whose members are now drawn from many religious groups, seeks to apply principles of peace and social justice and non-violent social change to issues such as disarmament, conscription, race relations, economic justice, and civil liberties.

Dates: 1915-

A. J. Muste Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-050
Overview A.J. Muste (1885-1967), was ordained a minister in the Dutch Reformed Church, but later (1917), he became a member of the Society of Friends. During World War I, Muste's refusal to abandon his pacifist position led to his forced resignation from the Central Congregational Church in Newtonville, Massachusetts. Muste's involvement as a labor organizer began in 1919 when he led strikes in the textile mills of Lawrence, Massachusetts. He became the director of the Brookwood Labor College in...
Dates: 1920-1967

National Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-075
Overview The National Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam was a conference of groups opposed to the United States' involvement in Vietnam. This groups in1966 and its first major undertaking at that time was to organize a mass rally on April 15, 1967, both in New York City and in San Francisco. The Mobe's chief aim was to mobilize public opinion against the Vietnamese War and against such other injustices of society as black inequality. It sought to weld a coalition of existing peace...
Dates: 1966-1969

Non-Partisan Committee for Permanent Peace Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Non-Partisan Committee for Permanent Peace
Dates: 1944

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

Mercedes M. Randall Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-110
Overview

Mercedes M. Randall was an early, and lifelong, member of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. She held many positions of responsibility in the organization, including chairmanship of the National Education Committee, and presidency of the Manhattan Branch. Randall was the first biographer of Nobel Peace Prize winner, Emily Greene Balch.

Dates: 1914-1977

War Resisters League Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-040
Overview The War Resisters League is a pacifist organization whose members are against all war. Witnessing the establishment of the War Resisters' International in Europe in 1921, and sensing a need for a similar organization in the United States, Dr. Jessie Wallace Hughan established the War Resisters League as an independent organization. The War Resisters League membership pledge, which has remained essentially unchanged since its inception, reads: "The War Resisters League affirms that war is a...
Dates: 1923-1994

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  • Library: Swarthmore College Peace Collection X
  • Subject: Peace -- Societies, etc. X
  • Names: Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 X

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Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 7
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Names
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 3
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 3
Lens, Sidney 3
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 3
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 3
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Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 2
Committee for Nonviolent Action 2
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 2
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
McReynolds, David 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
Sterner, Beverly 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Uphaus, Willard E. (Willard Edwin), 1890-1983 2
Walker, Charles C. 2
War Resisters League 2
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 2
Aberman, Sidney 1
Acts for Peace (Organization) 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Anderson, Ross W. 1
Anti-War Mobilization Mass Meeting (1940 : Washington, D.C.) 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Arvio, Raymond Paavo 1
Bagley, Jack L. 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Barr, Allen H. 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Becker, Jo 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Bevel, James L. (James Luther), 1936- 1
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 1
Bishop, Sarah 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Boehmer, Peter J. 1
Brick, Allan 1
Brooks, R. Boland 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Buch, Peter 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Carpenter, Florence Y. 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Church Peace Mission (U.S.) 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Clergymen's Emergency Committee for Vietnam 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Consultative Peace Council (U.S.) 1
Cook, Cara 1
Corfman, Rex 1
Cornell, Thomas C. (Thomas Charles), 1934- 1
Corson, Helen H. 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 1
Dai Dong (Organization) 1
Davis, Rennie 1
Dawson, Kipp 1
DeVault, Don 1
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 1
DiGia, Ralph 1
Drinan, Robert F. 1
Dunbar, Olivia Howard, 1873-1953 1
Eichel, Julius, 1896- 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Faust, Bertha, 1909- 1
Finch, Henry Le Roy 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Food for China (Project) 1
Forest, Jim (James H.) 1
Frankel, Morton 1
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
Gara, Larry 1
Gottlieb, Edward P. 1
Gottwald, Norman K. (Norman Karol), 1926- 1
Greenblatt, Robert, economist 1
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 1
Hartmann, George W. (George Wilfried), 1904-1955 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 1
Hedemann, Ed 1
Hedemann, Grace 1
Heidbrink, John 1
Hennacy, Ammon, 1893-1970 1
Hester, Hugh B. (Hugh Bryan), 1895-1983 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Hostetter, C. Douglas, 1944- 1
Houser, George M. 1
Hunter, Barton 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
International Committee of Conscience on Vietnam 1
International Fellowship of Reconciliation 1
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