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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

Edward W. Evans Quaker Concerns Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-237
Overview Edward W. Evans (1882-1976) was a Quaker leader and lawyer active in the educational and peace concerns of the Society of Friends. The collection primarily contains papers compiled by Edward W. Evans during his time as Secretary of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Orthodox), from 1938-1946. Of particular interest are the materials concerning Civilian Public Service. The collection is significant in its documentation of pacifist attitudes and the ways in which the Society of Friends was active...
Dates: 1938-1951

Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-048
Abstract

The Federal Council of Churches organized its Committee on the Conscientious Objector under its Department of International Justice and Goodwill in 1941. The Committee was interested in all aspects of conscientious objection, especially religious life in Civilian Public Service camps. Among the Committee's projects was the organizing of a program of visitation to CPS camps.

Dates: 1941-1946

Henry LeRoy Finch Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-195
Overview

Henry Leroy (Roy) Finch Jr. was a pacifist, conscientious objector to World War II, philosopher and writer.

Dates: 1933-1995

C. Douglas Hostetter Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-260
Abstract C. Douglas Hostetter (1944 - ), has been an peace activist since the 1960s. He was a conscientious objector during the Vietnam war and performed alternative service for the Mennonite Central Committee in rural Vietnam.Following his work in Vietnam Hostetter worked for the United Methodist Church at the United Nations on international affairs. From the mid 1980s through the end of the decade Hostetter served as the executive secretary of the American Friends Service Committee in their New...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1959-

Abraham Kaufman Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Kaufman, Abraham
Overview

In October 1928, Kaufman became the first paid employee of the War Resisters League, eventually becoming its Executive Secretary through 1947. He co-founded the Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1942-1997

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

Lee Stern Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-170
Overview

Lee Stern (1915-1992), was a Quaker pacifist, conscientious objector to war, involved in peace groups and organizations, and a teacher of nonviolence.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1936-1992

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 7
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Subject
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
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Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 3
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Societies, etc. 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 2
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 2
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Ballistic missiles -- United States 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. 1
Conscientious objection -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- United States 1
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Labor leaders -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lawyers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Liberation (New York, N.Y. : 1956) 1
Mennonites -- Missions -- History -- Sources 1
Mennonites -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Methodist Church -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Philosophers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Polaris (Missile) 1
Prisoners' writings, American 1
Psychologists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- New York (State) -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Ohio -- Yellow Springs -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Reconciliation -- Religious aspects -- Mennonites -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Civilian relief 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- Sources 1
War -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 1
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Civilian relief 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious Objectors -- United States 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Religious aspects 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Religious aspects -- Sources 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 4
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 3
War Resisters League 3
A Quaker Action Group 2
Civilian Public Service 2
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French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 2
Lens, Sidney 2
Stern, Lee, 1915-1992 2
Ahimsa Farm 1
Alternatives to Violence Project 1
American Forum for Socialist Education 1
American Friends Service Committee. New England Regional Office 1
Anderson, Jervis 1
Andresen, Bent, 1908-1991 1
Anh, Le Thi 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Ashley, Bruce 1
Axford, Roger W. 1
Bennett, Scott H. 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Bohn, Lewis Christian 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Brethren Service Committee 1
Bromley, Ernest 1
Canadian Friends Service Committee 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Champney, Beulah 1
Champney, Horace 1
Champney, Ken 1
Charlotte Citizens for Peace (Port Charlotte, Fla.) 1
Children's Creative Response to Conflict Program 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 1
Early, Frances H. 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America. Committee on the Conscientious Objector 1
Finch, Henry Le Roy 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Frankel, Morton 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Friends Coordinating Committee on Peace (U.S.) 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Gara, Larry 1
Hartman, Grover L. 1
Hostetter, C. Douglas, 1944- 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Jewish Peace Fellowship (U.S.) 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Kennan, George F. (George Frost), 1904-2005 1
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 1
Leland, Wilma Smith, 1903- 1
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
Mennonite Central Committee 1
Metropolitan Board for Conscientious Objectors 1
Morrison, Norman R., 1933-1965 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 1
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 1
National Service Board for Religious Objectors 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Peace and Social Action Program 1
Peacemaker Movement 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Phoenix (Yacht) 1
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 1
Quaker Project on Community Conflict of the New York Yearly Meeting 1
Rapoport, Anatol, 1911-2007 1
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 1
Reynolds, Earle L. 1
Roszak, Theodore, 1933-2011 1
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 1
Schoenberg, Samuel 1
Sobell, Morton 1
Squire, DeCourcy 1
Sterner, Beverly 1
Swann, Marjorie 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Van Dusen, Henry P. (Henry Pitney), 1897-1975 1
Wise, Christine, -1933 1
World Alliance for International Friendship through Religion 1
World Council of Churches 1
Young, Michael David, 1953- 1
Zietlow, Carl P. 1
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