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Another Mother for Peace Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-102
Abstract

Another Mother for Peace was a women's peace group born from the antipathy to the war in Vietnam, based in Los Angeles, California. The stated purpose of this non-partison, non-profit organization was "to educate women to take an active role in eliminating war as a means of solving disputes between nations, people and ideologies." AMP closed its offices in January 1986.

Dates: 1964-1978; Majority of material found within 1964-1978

Friends Committee on National Legislation Records

 Collection
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-

Edward F. Snyder Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-241
Overview Edward Furnas Snyder is a Quaker lobbyist for peace, civil rights, and economic justice. He joined staff of Friends Committee on National Legislation in 1955 and retired in 1990 as Executive Secretary of the FCNL Snyder argued against legislation for a U.S. military draft and excessive military spending; worked for cultural and scientific exchanges between Soviet and U.S. citizens to lessen tensions of the Cold War. Edward and Dorothy Snyder have long been tax resisters arguing that the...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1950-

William Penn House Records

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-119
Overview

William Penn House functions as a Quaker seminar and hospitality center on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C. These records, dating from its founding in 1966 through 2004, document its many activities.

Dates: 1966-2004

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 3
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 1
 
Subject
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Lobbying -- United States 2
Lobbying -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Society of Friends -- Political activity 2
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Society of Friends -- Societies, etc. 2
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century 2
African Americans -- Civil rights 1
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Arms control -- History -- Sources 1
California -- Politics and government 1
Civil rights -- United States 1
Conscientious objection -- United States 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States 1
Disarmament 1
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- United States 1
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Food supply 1
Illinois -- Politics and government 1
Indians of North America -- Civil rights 1
Lobbying -- California 1
Lobbying -- Illinois 1
Lobbying -- Wisconsin 1
Mothers -- Political activity -- History -- Sources 1
National service -- United States 1
Nonviolence -- United States 1
Nuclear disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- United States 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- United States 1
Quakers -- Political activity 1
Quakers -- Political activity -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Washington (D.C.) 1
Society of Friends -- Political activity -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Religious aspects 1
War -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
War -- Religious aspects 1
Wisconsin -- Politics and government 1
Women -- Societies and clubs 1
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious Objectors 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Religious aspects 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 2
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 2
Snyder, Edward F. 2
Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1