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Charles E. Frantz Collected Papers

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Frantz, Charles E.
Abstract Collection includes biographical information; letters from Frantz to his parents while he was in Civilian Public Service, 1944-1946, and 1947-1950; information about his refusal to register for the peacetime draft (Selective Service Act of 1948), and subsequent federal court proceedings and his 1949 imprisonment; newspaper clippings about draft refusers at Earlham College, 1949; a copy of Frantz's FBI file and correspondence relating to it, 1978-1980; and Frantz's writings about the...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1944-1949, 1978-1980

Robert Wallace Gilmore Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-163
Abstract

Robert W. Gilmore was a Quaker pacifist who was involved in a number of peace groups, either as a staffperson or as a Board member. His papers reflect these involvements through correspondence and other materials.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1960-1982

Anna Melissa Graves Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-015
Abstract

Anna Melissa Graves was a writer, teacher, world traveler, and internationalist. From the 1920s to the 1940s Graves traveled through Africa, Central and South America, China, Europe, and the Middle East. She taught school in many of these places and maintained a voluminous correspondence with the teachers, acquaintances, and former students she met on her travels.

Dates: 1919-1953

Richard Bartlett Gregg Collected Papers

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Gregg, Richard
Dates: 1929-1941

Robin Harper Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Harper, Robin
Abstract

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

Alice Herz and Helga Herz Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Herz, Alice and Helga Herz
Abstract

Papers of a German mother and daughter who emigrated to the United States and were peace activists in the Detroit area; mother was the first American to immolate herself in protest of the Vietnam War.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1941-2002

John Haynes Holmes Collected Papers

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Holmes, Rev. John Haynes
Dates: 1917-1964

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-

George Houser Collected Papers

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Houser, George
Abstract

Collection is primarily correspondence between Houser and others regarding amnesty for war objectors (1945-1947), the Break With Conscription committee (1946-1947), correspondence with conscientious objectors (1942-1946), the Labour Pacifist Fellowship (Britain) (1945), Civilian Public Service strike (1946), the Peace Now Movement (1943-1944), and the Resist Conscription Committee (1948).

Dates: Majority of material found within 1942-

Jessie Wallace Hughan Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-251
Abstract

Jessie Wallace Hughan (December 25, 1875 – April 10, 1955) was an American educator, social activist, and a radical pacifist. During her college days she was one of four co-founders of Alpha Omicron Pi, a national sorority for university women. She also was a founder and the first Secretary of the War Resisters League, established in 1923. For over two decades, she was a perennial candidate for political office on the ticket of the Socialist Party of America in her home state of New York.

Dates: 1870-1998

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Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 114
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 45
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 29
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 25
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 17
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World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 17
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 15
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 15
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 10
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 9
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 9
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 8
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 8
Quaker women -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
Suffragists -- United States -- History -- Sources 7
United States 7
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 7
Pacifists 6
Socialists -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 6
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Feminists -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 5
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 4
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 4
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- Sources 4
Government, Resistance to -- History -- Sources 3
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 3
Peace -- Societies, etc. 3
Psychiatric hospitals -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 3
Women pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Women political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Women social reformers -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 3
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objectors -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 2
Environmentalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
I-W service 2
Internationalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Journalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Labor movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Lobbyists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism 2
Peace -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 2
Peace walks and marches 2
Peace walks and marches -- History -- Sources 2
Political prisoners -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Prisoners -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Prisoners' writings, American 2
Quaker women -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers 2
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Women and peace 2
Women clergy -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Conscientious objectors -- Sources 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Prisoners and prisons -- Sources 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- United States -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- Sources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons -- Sources 2
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 2
Abolitionists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Academic freedom 1
Academic freedom -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
African American Quakers 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- History -- Sources 1
Aliens -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Americans -- Canada -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement 1
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Rhode Island 1
Antinuclear movement -- United States 1
Antislavery movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Arbitration (International law) 1
Arbitration (International law) -- History -- Sources 1
Arbitration, Industrial 1
Arbitration, Industrial -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Atomic bomb victims -- Japan -- Hiroshima-shi 1
Atomic bomb victims -- Japan -- Nagasaki-shi 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- History -- Sources 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Ballistic missiles -- United States 1
Chester County (Pa.) 1
Chicago (Ill.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century 1
Children's literature -- Awards -- History -- Sources 1
Church and social problems -- Catholic Church -- History -- Sources 1
Civil defense -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Sources 1
Civil disobedience 1
Civil rights 1
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Language
English 114
Undetermined 2
Spanish; Castilian 1
 
Names
American Friends Service Committee 13
Civilian Public Service 13
War Resisters League 12
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 9
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 8
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Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 8
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 8
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 8
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 8
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 8
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 7
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 6
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 6
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 6
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 6
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 6
Addams, Jane, 1860-1935 5
Committee for Nonviolent Action 5
Finch, Henry Le Roy 5
Kaufman, Abraham 5
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 5
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 5
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. International Office 5
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 4
Baer, Gertrude 4
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 4
Bromley, Ernest 4
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 4
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 4
Lyttle, Bradford 4
McReynolds, David 4
Peacemaker Movement 4
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 4
Roodenko, Igal 4
Shelley, Rebecca, 1887-1984 4
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 4
Willoughby, George, pacifist 4
A Quaker Action Group 3
Bromley, Marion, -1996 3
Byberry State Hospital (Pa.) 3
Camp, Kay 3
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Philadelphia, Pa.) 3
DiGia, Ralph 3
Drevet, Camille 3
Eichel, Julius, 1896- 3
Florence, Lella Secor, 1887-1966 3
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 3
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 3
Furnas, Paul J. 3
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 3
Henry Ford Peace Expedition (1915-1916) 3
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 3
Lazarus, Frieda Langer 3
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 3
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 3
Morrison, Norman R., 1933-1965 3
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 3
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 3
Omaha Action (Project) 3
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 3
Reynolds, Earle L. 3
Socialist Party (U.S.) 3
Stern, Lee, 1915-1992 3
Swann, Marjorie 3
Villard, Fanny Garrison, 1844-1928 3
Wentworth, Lydia G., 1858- 3
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 3
Woods, Amy 3
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 2
American Friends Service Committee. Peace Section 2
American Peace Society 2
Andresen, Bent, 1908-1991 2
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 2
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 2
Ballantyne, Edith 2
Barr, Allen H. 2
Berrigan, Philip 2
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 2
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 2
Brandt, Wilmer, 1920- 2
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 2
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 2
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 2
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 2
Chalmers, Ruth 2
Civilian Public Service Union 2
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 2
Corfman, Rex 2
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 2
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 2
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 2
Early, Frances H. 2
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 2
Episcopal Church 2
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 2
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 2
Forest, Jim (James H.) 2
Gara, Larry 2
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