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Kay Camp Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-169
Abstract Katherine Lindsley Camp was born in 1918 [1919?], Mt. Kisco New York. She was a graduate of Swarthmore College (Class of 1940). Camp was elected president of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom in 1967, and served as international president, 1974-1980. In addition Camp was founder of the Citizens Bi-Racial Study Group; former president of the Pennsylvania Women's Political Caucus; made unsuccessful bid for Congress in 1972 on the Democratic ticket in...
Dates: 1955-2006

Civil Defense Protest Committee Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Civil Defense Protest Committee
Abstract

Collection includes meeting minutes, correspondence, legal documents, pamphlets, publicity materials, and newspaper clippings; the bulk of the collection is from 1955.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1955-1962

Jerry Elmer Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Elmer, Jerry
Scope and Contents This collection includes information about 1) the Tiger Cage Vigil and Fast protesting the Vietnam War, which was held in Washington D.C. in the summer of 1974, and 2) the Rhode Island Freeze Campaign encompassing the 1982 nuclear freeze referendum held in ten states and 38 cities and counties throughout the United States. The Vietnam War material includes correspondence, leaflets and packets of information, newsletters, legal information, lists of project participants, and press releases....
Dates: Majority of material found within 1973-1975, 1982

Robin Harper Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Harper, Robin
Overview

Robin Harper is active in the peace movement. During the 1950s and 1960s he protested nuclear weapons and missile defense systems. The papers in this collection reflect that involvement.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1957-1967

Bradford Lyttle Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-079
Overview Bradford Lyttle is a long time leading peace activist involved in the promotion of nonviolence for social change and the elimination of war and nuclear weapons. Lyttle was the organizer of the San Francisco to Moscow walk in the 1960-1961, to highlight the message of disarmament and nonviolent resistance and bringing together U.S. and Soviet citizens together during the height of the Cold War. He went on to organize and participate in other marches and protests, including the Quebec - ...
Dates: 1954-

Dale Malleck Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Malleck, Dale
Abstract

Includes printed materials, some correspondence and pamphlets, mainly information about Malleck and the Great Peace March for Global Nuclear Disarmament (1985); includes poetry and other writings about peace by Malleck. Collection includes photos and t-shirts from various marches.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1985-1994

Dorothy Marder Collection

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-233
Overview Dorothy Marder was a photographer and photojournalist, peace activist, Lesbian and Gay community member, counselor, and disabilities advocate. Her most extensive photographic work concerned women's peace activism (especially Women Strike for Peace), in the New York, New York area between the late 1960s through the 1980s Many of her photographs appeared in peace movement and alternative press publications. Marder photographed well-known peace activists, feminists, and political figures of the...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1971-1999

Milada Marsalka Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-217
Abstract

Milada Marsalka was a member of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, U.S. Section, active with the New Haven, Connecticut Branch. Marsalka worked for American-Soviet friendship and conversion of economy from military to civilian production. She was born in Czechoslovakia and later moved to the United States. Marsalka died in 1999 or 2000.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1965-1998

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

Marjorie Swann and Robert Swann Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-264
Overview

The Swanns were Quaker peace activitists who were particularly well known for their part in nonviolent direct action against nuclear weapons testing and deployment in the 1950s-1960s.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1949-1972

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Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 9
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United States 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 3
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 3
Omaha Action (Project) 3
Committee for Nonviolent Action 2
Golden Rule (Ketch) 2
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Lyttle, Bradford 2
Reynolds, Earle L. 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
Annual Training Institute in Non-Violence, Grindstone Island (Portland, Ontario, Canada) 1
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Ballantyne, Edith 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Camp, Kay 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Civil Defense Protest Committee (New York, N.Y.) 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Day, Dorothy, 1897-1980 1
Delaware Valley Land Trust 1
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 1
DiGia, Ralph 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Elmer, Jerry, 1951- 1
Enzer, Erica 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Finch, Henry Le Roy 1
Frankel, Morton 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
Gloor, Michele 1
Gregonis, Peter 1
Harper, Robin M., 1928- 1
Hennacy, Ammon, 1893-1970 1
Identity House (New York, N.Y.) 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Kennan, George F. (George Frost), 1904-2005 1
Klein, Yvonne 1
Lakey, George 1
Lens, Sidney 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
Malina, Judith, 1926- 1
Malleck, Dale, 1916-1999 1
Marder, Dorothy, 1926-2007 1
Marsalka, Milada, 1904-2000 1
McReynolds, David 1
Movement for a New Society 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
New England Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Peace Brigades International 1
Peacemaker Movement 1
Peck, James 1
Pell, Orlie, 1900- 1
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 1
Polaris (Missile) 1
Prayer and Conscience Vigil, Washington, D.C., 1957 1
Provisional Defense Committee (New York, N.Y.) 1
Québec-Washington-Guantánamo Walk for Peace 1
Rapoport, Anatol, 1911-2007 1
Rhode Island Freeze Campaign 1
Roodenko, Igal 1
Roszak, Theodore, 1933-2011 1
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
San Francisco to Moscow Walk for Peace 1
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 1
Shivers, Lynne 1
Sobell, Morton 1
Stephens, John, pacifist 1
Sterner, Beverly 1
Swann, Marjorie 1
Swann, Robert S. 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
United States Pacifist Party 1
United States. War Relocation Authority 1
Van Dusen, Henry P. (Henry Pitney), 1897-1975 1
Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 1
Walk for Peace (Project) 1
War Resisters League 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Willoughby, Lillian, 1915-2009 1
Women Strike for Peace 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 1
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