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Albert Bigelow Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-076
Abstract

Albert S. Bigelow (1906-1993) was an artist, architect, former Navy commander, and Quaker. He served as captain of Golden Rule, a thirty foot ketch which he and colleagues attempted to sail into the Eniwetok Proving Grounds, the U.S. nuclear test site in the Marshall Islands of the Pacific in February 1958. The action was sponsored by the Committee for Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons.

Dates: 1956-1961

Phoenix Defense Fund Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-072
Overview

The Phoenix Defense Fund was established through the efforts of Norman Cousins and other supporters of Barbara and Earle Reynolds. The Reynolds sailed the yacht Phoenix into a nuclear test site, Eniwetok Proving Grounds, as a protest against nuclear war. They were arrested, tried, and acquitted (1958-1960). The organization was also known as Reynolds Defense Fund.

Dates: 1957-1961; Majority of material found within 1958-1959

SANE, Inc. Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-058
Abstract Materials from national offices in New York, N.Y., and Washington, D.C., including minutes (1957-1987), correspondence (1957-1987), memoranda, reports, statements, literature, releases, newspaper advertisements, financial records, membership lists, clippings, photos, slides, motion pictures, and sound recordings; material on coalitions in which SANE was involved including Coalition for a New Foreign and Military Policy and National Campaign to Stop the MX (1981-1984) and Arms Control...
Dates: 1957-1987

Lawrence Scott Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-090
Overview

Lawrence Scott was a construction engineer, Baptist clergyman, and Quaker activist. He worked as an activist against the testing of nuclear weapons and biological weapons research. He was the supervisor for the Friends Mississippi Project, project director of the Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick in Maryland, executive secretary of the Peace Action Center and a founder of A Quaker Action Group.

Dates: 1955-1965

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Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 2
Biological warfare -- History -- Sources 2
Chemical warfare -- History -- Sources 2
Eniwetok Proving Grounds (Marshall Islands) -- History -- Sources 2
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Nuclear disarmament -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
African American churches -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement 1
Antinuclear movement -- Nevada -- History -- Sources 1
Atomic bomb -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
Atomic bomb -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Atomic bomb -- Testing 1
Atomic bomb -- Testing -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience 1
Civil disobedience -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights demonstrations 1
Civil rights demonstrations -- Alabama -- History -- Sources 1
Direct action -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- Economic aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Eniwetok Proving Grounds (Marshall Islands) 1
Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) -- History -- Sources 1
Government, Resistance to 1
Government, Resistance to -- History -- Sources 1
MX (Weapons system) -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear weapons -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Nuclear weapons -- Testing 1
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Proving grounds, American -- Marshall Islands -- History -- Sources 1
Race relations -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
Race relations -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 1
Radiation -- History -- Sources 1
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United States -- Armed Forces -- Finance -- History -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Sources 1
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Names
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 3
Golden Rule (Ketch) 3
Cousins, Norman 2
Huntington, William R. 2
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 2
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Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization) 2
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 2
Reynolds, Earle L. 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Willoughby, George, pacifist 2
Allen, Steve, 1921-2000 1
Anthony, Robert L. 1
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Apsey, Lawrence S. 1
Bigelow, Sylvia 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Cassyd, Syd 1
Charlton, Peter F. 1
Clark, Joseph S. 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Corson, Helen H. 1
Cortright, David, 1946- 1
Deutsch, Babette, 1895-1982 1
Dye, Arthur M. 1
Friends Mississippi Project 1
Gottlieb, Sanford 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 1
Heisler, Francis, 1895- 1
Herter, Christian Archibald, 1895-1966 1
Hughes, H. Stuart (Henry Stuart), 1916-1999 1
Jackson, Charles T. 1
Jamison, Jeannette 1
Keys, Donald 1
Langston, Beach, -1979 1
Lasker, Gabriel Ward 1
Lofton, John D., Jr., 1941-2014 1
Lyttle, Bradford 1
Malz, Gertrude 1
Melman, Seymour 1
Miller, Lawrence McK. 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
National Campaign to Stop the MX (U.S.) 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). European Project 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Nevada Project 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Pacific Project 1
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Washington Prayer Vigil 1
Olson, Theodore, 1932- 1
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 1
Peace Action Center (Washington, D.C.) 1
Peck, James 1
Pfeiffer, Stephen D. 1
Phoenix (Yacht) 1
Phoenix Defense Fund 1
Pickus, Robert 1
Raitt, Walton A. 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
SANE, Inc. 1
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 1
Sherwood, Orion W. 1
Simon, Emily Parker 1
Spock, Benjamin, 1903-1998 1
Stewart, Annalee, 1900?- 1
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 1
United Nations 1
Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Walker, Charles C. 1
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 1
Yamada, George Kiyoshi 1
Young, Wilmer J. 1
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