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Horace Champney Papers

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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

Common Ground Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-243
Abstract Common Ground was a community of faith founded by Quakers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana in 1982 to break cycles of poverty, racism, and sexism through nonviolence education and action. Collaborative work with Baton Rouge Friends Meeting, local Clergy and Laity Concerned and Dignity chapters led to founding and shared workspace at Bienville House Center for Peace and Justice. Common Ground developed an educational program for abused residents and ex-residents from the city's domestic violence...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1982-2006

Friends Committee on National Legislation Records

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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-

C. Douglas Hostetter Papers

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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-

Roy C. Kepler Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-185
Overview

Roy Kepler was a radical pacifist and conscientious objector during World War II, owner of Kepler Books in Menlo Park, California, involved for many years with the War Resisters League, one of the founders of the Pacifica Foundation and public radio in California.

Dates: 1940-1985

Left Wing Pacifist-Socialists Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Left Wing Pacifist-Socialists
Abstract This file includes correspondence and memoranda dated 1945, pertaining to the proposed organization of a new movement for radical nonviolent pacifists. Includes a letter of April 27, 1945, of which signers include Rex Corfman, Henry Dyer, Roy Finch, Lewis Hill, Morris Horowitz, Byron Johnson, Igal Roodenko, and Stanley Rappeport; a list of the addressees is included on the same page as the signers. Collection also includes a "Memorandum on Effective Pacifist Organization for Action" by...
Dates: Majority of material found in 1945

Letters of Nonviolence Project Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Letters of Nonviolence Project
Abstract

Includes correspondence (2002-2004) to and from Daniel Berrigan, Kathy Boylan, Mary Dean, Joyce Ellwanger, Lisa Hughes, Carol Gilbert, Elizabeth McAlister, Ardeth Platte, Byron Plumley, and Michael Wisniewski.

Dates: Majority of material found within 2002-2004

Alice Niles Lynd and Staughton Lynd Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-099
Overview

Staughton Lynd and Alice Niles Lynd, Quakers, authors, and activists in the civil rights and peace movements, who worked individually and collaborated on many labor and pacifist projects.

Dates: 1965-1995

David McReynolds Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-134
Abstract David McReynolds (1929-2018), was an activist with the War Resisters League, the Socialist Party USA and the Democratic Socialists of America. He was an editor of Liberation magazine in the 1950s and a leader of the WRL from the 1950s until his retirement in 1999. McReynolds ran for Congress twice and for President of the U.S. twice, including a run in 2000. McReynolds has attempted to integrate anti-war and pacifist philosophy with Socialist economics. David McReynolds was openly gay and...
Dates: 1943 - Date

Movement for a New Society Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-154
Overview Movement for a New Society began in 1971 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania as a national network of activists committed to building a nonviolent revolution. Movement for a New Society grew to be a community, based in several areas around the United States. While Movement for a New Society was always an activist organization, it was also a co-housing and/or communal society. Movement for a New Society collectives formed in the Boston/Northeast Region, the Mid-Atlantic Region, Tucson, Seattle,...
Dates: 1971-1988

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Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 16
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Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
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Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 4
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World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 3
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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National service -- United States 1
Nonviolence -- United States 1
Nonviolence in America : a documentary history 1
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Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Peace movements -- United States 1
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Prisoners' writings, American 1
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Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Religious aspects 1
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War -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
War -- Religious aspects 1
War toys -- History -- Sources 1
Wisconsin -- Politics and government 1
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You don't have to ride Jim Crow! 1995 1
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Peacemaker Movement 5
American Friends Service Committee 3
Bromley, Ernest 3
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 3
Swann, Marjorie 3
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Willoughby, George, pacifist 3
A Quaker Action Group 2
Bromley, Marion, -1996 2
Civilian Public Service 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
Nelson, Juanita 2
Nelson, Wallace F. 2
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 2
Roodenko, Igal 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
Stern, Lee, 1915-1992 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
Tatum, Arlo D. 2
War Resisters League 2
Ahimsa Farm 1
Allen, Steve, 1921-2000 1
Altbach, Philip G. 1
Alternatives to Violence Project 1
American Friends Service Committee. New England Regional Office 1
Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Anh, Le Thi 1
Annual Training Institute in Non-Violence, Grindstone Island (Portland, Ontario, Canada) 1
Ashley, Bruce 1
Axford, Roger W. 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Boylan, Kathy Shields 1
British Withdrawal from Northern Ireland Campaign 1
Canadian Friends Service Committee 1
Champney, Beulah 1
Champney, Horace 1
Champney, Ken 1
Children's Creative Response to Conflict Program 1
Chomsky, Noam 1
Coalition for Peace in the Middle East 1
Cohen-Joppa, Felice, 1959- 1
Cohen-Joppa, Jack, 1956- 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Common Ground (Organization : Baton Rouge, La.) 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cooper, Wilmer A. (Wilmer Albert) 1
Darlington, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1894-1966 1
Dean, Mary 1
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 1
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
Denison, Paul Bert 1
DiGia, Ralph 1
Dodge, Richard K. 1
Duff, Peggy 1
Eichel, Julius, 1896- 1
Ellwanger, Joyce 1
Faulkner, Stanley 1
Ferber, Michael 1
Finch, Henry Le Roy 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Forest, Jim (James H.) 1
Foulke, Thomas Albert, 1893-1962 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friends Committee on Legislation of Northern California 1
Friends Committee on Legislation. Southern California Section 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Friends Coordinating Committee on Peace (U.S.) 1
Gilbert, Carol, 1947- 1
Gilmore, Robert, 1941- 1
Ginger, Ann Fagan 1
Golden Rule (Ketch) 1
Goodman, Paul, 1911-1972 1
Gottlieb, Edward P. 1
Gottlieb, Sanford 1
Hadley, Jeanette 1
Haessler, Carl, 1888-1972 1
Harker, Charles H. 1
Harrington, Michael, 1928-1989 1
Hartsough, David 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
Hentoff, Nat 1
Hester, Hugh B. (Hugh Bryan), 1895-1983 1
Hostetter, C. Douglas, 1944- 1
Houser, George M. 1
Hughes, Lisa R. 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Illinois-Wisconsin Friends Committee on Legislation 1
Innerst, J. Stuart, 1894-1975 1
Institute for the Study of Nonviolence 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Jones, Peter D. 1
Kepler, Roy C. 1
Keys, Donald 1
Koinonia Farm 1
Letters of Nonviolence Project 1
Levering, Samuel R. 1
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