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Ahimsa Farm Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Ahimsa Farm
Dates: 1940-1942

Ailanthus Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Ailanthus
Abstract

The collection consists primarily of printed material; includes flyers, notes from meetings, newspaper clippings, photographs, banners, legal briefs, publicity materials, and reference files. Also includes a memoir by Robert W. Hillegass about the making of the play "Handy Dandy" by William Gibson which draws heavily on Ailanthus courtroom experience and spirituality.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1979-1992

A.J. Muste Memorial Institute Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-A.J. Muste Memorial Institute
Dates: 1974-

Akron Council for Peace Action Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Akron Council for Peace Action
Dates: 1936-1946

Alaskans for World Peace Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Alaskans for World Peace
Abstract

Collection includes: articles of incorporation and by-laws, correspondence, newsletters, articles and letters to the editor by members; peace-related writings of Conner Sorensen; information about programs: anti-hunger, disarmament, efforts against U.S. military assistance to Nicaragua.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1979-1986

Albert Einstein Institution Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-220
Abstract The Albert Einstein Institution was founded in 1983 and is dedicated to advancing the study and use of strategic nonviolent action in conflicts throughout the world. It is committed to the defense of freedom, democracy, and the reduction of political violence through the use of nonviolent action. The principle founder of the Albert Einstein Institution is Dr. Gene Sharp. To further its mission, the Institution has supported research projects, actively consulted with resistance and...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1974 -

Horace Gundry Alexander Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-140
Abstract

Horace Alexander was born in England in 1889 and died in the United States in 1989. As a life-long member of the Religious Society of Friends, he was interested in Indian rights and worked with Gandhi and others for many years to lobby for it. He wrote books about Gandhi and other subjects.

Dates: 1915-1989

Gabriel Alix Collected Papers

 Collection — othertype: CDG-B
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-France-Alix, Gabriel
Scope and Contents

Manuscripts (typescript), publicity materials, and photographs.

Dates: 1948-1950

Devere Allen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-053
Abstract

Author, editor, journalist and lecturer; advocate of internationalist pacifism; influential member of the Socialist Party in the 1930s; genealogist; recorder of Rhode Island history and lore; named Harold Devere Allen.

Dates: 1809-1978; Majority of material found within 1910-1955

William Charles Allen Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Allen, William Charles
Overview

William C. Allen was born in 1857 in Chester County, Pennsylvania. He was a member of the Society of Friends. Allen was deeply opposed to war and wrote often about the problems of propaganda, censorship, conscription, imperialism, and the munitions industry. He traveled widely and wrote many articles about his experiences abroad.

Dates: 1895-1937; Majority of material found within 1913-1937

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Subject
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 141
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 122
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 114
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 80
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 72
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Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 66
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 62
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 57
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 54
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 40
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 31
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 30
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 28
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 27
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 27
Peace movements -- United States 26
International organization -- History -- Sources 25
Peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 25
World War, 1914-1918 -- United States -- Sources 25
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 25
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 24
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 24
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 23
Peace -- Societies, etc. 22
Antinuclear movement -- United States 21
Peace movements -- France -- History -- Sources 21
Nuclear disarmament -- History -- Sources 20
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 20
Peace movements 20
Student movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 20
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Sources 20
Peace -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 19
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 18
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 17
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 17
Women and peace 17
Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 17
Arbitration (International law) -- History -- Sources 16
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 16
Pacifists -- United States 16
Peace -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 16
Peace -- Research -- History -- Sources 16
Pacifism -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 14
United States 14
Nuclear disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 13
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 13
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 12
Conscientious objectors -- United States 12
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 12
Pacifists -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 12
Quaker women -- United States -- History -- Sources 12
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- Sources 12
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 12
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 11
Suffragists -- United States -- History -- Sources 11
Central America -- Politics and government -- 1979- -- Sources 10
International cooperation -- History -- Sources 10
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 10
Peace walks and marches -- History -- Sources 10
Political prisoners -- United States -- History -- Sources 10
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 9
Government, Resistance to -- History -- Sources 9
International relations -- History -- Sources 9
Militarism -- United States -- History -- Sources 9
Nonviolence 9
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County -- History -- Sources 9
Peace movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 9
Socialists -- United States -- History -- Sources 9
Pacifists 8
Peace movements -- Massachusetts -- History -- Sources 8
Political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Society of Friends -- Charities 8
Society of Friends -- International assistance 8
Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States 8
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
United States -- Foreign relations -- Central America 8
United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union 8
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 8
Women and peace -- United States 8
Antinuclear movement 7
Disarmament 7
Feminists -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
International relations 7
Nuclear arms control -- History -- Sources 7
Nuclear arms control -- United States 7
Nuclear disarmament 7
Nuclear disarmament -- United States 7
Pacifism 7
Peace -- Religious aspects 7
Peace movements -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources 7
Peace movements -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Sources 7
Peace walks and marches 7
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 7
World War, 1914-1918 -- Peace -- Sources 7
Central America -- Foreign relations -- United States 6
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Delaware County (Pa.) -- History -- Sources 6
Direct action -- History -- Sources 6
Disarmament -- Economic aspects -- History -- Sources 6
Disarmament -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 6
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Language
English 1106
French 33
German 8
Czech 2
Italian 2
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Names
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 40
American Friends Service Committee 34
Civilian Public Service 29
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 27
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 24
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Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 23
War Resisters League 21
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 19
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 19
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 19
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 18
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 18
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 17
League of Nations 16
Willoughby, George, pacifist 16
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 15
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 15
United Nations 15
Addams, Jane, 1860-1935 14
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 14
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 14
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 14
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 13
Lyttle, Bradford 13
Kaufman, Abraham 12
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 12
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 12
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 11
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 11
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 10
Newton, Ray 10
Committee for Nonviolent Action 9
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 9
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 9
McReynolds, David 9
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 9
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 9
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 9
Baer, Gertrude 8
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 8
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 8
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 8
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 8
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 8
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 8
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 8
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. International Office 8
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 7
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 7
Finch, Henry Le Roy 7
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 7
Gara, Larry 7
Gilmore, Robert Wallace, 1921-1988 7
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 7
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 7
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 7
Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 7
Pickus, Robert 7
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 7
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 7
Reynolds, Earle L. 7
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 7
Woman's Peace Party 7
A Quaker Action Group 6
American Civil Liberties Union 6
American Peace Society 6
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 6
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 6
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 6
Bromley, Ernest 6
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 6
Coffin, William Sloane, Jr., 1924-2006 6
Cousins, Norman 6
DiGia, Ralph 6
Drevet, Camille 6
Golden Rule (Ketch) 6
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 6
Keys, Donald 6
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 6
Morgan, Laura Puffer, 1874-1962 6
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 6
People's Council of America for Democracy and Peace 6
Roodenko, Igal 6
Stewart, Annalee, 1900?- 6
Tatum, Arlo D. 6
Weiss, Cora, 1934- 6
Will, Herman, 1915- 6
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 5
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 5
Berrigan, Daniel 5
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 5
Bromley, Marion, -1996 5
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 5
Chalmers, Ruth 5
Day, Dorothy, 1897-1980 5
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 5
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 5
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 5
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 5
Gottlieb, Sanford 5
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