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A Quaker Action Group Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-074
Scope and Contents A Quaker Action Group (AQAG) records in the Swarthmore College Peace Collection include minutes, correspondence (1966-1971), memoranda, financial records, subject files (organizations), research files (topics), project files, newsletters, press releases, statements of Quaker yearly meetings in various cities, clippings, photographs and sound recordings. The files were first processed in 1974, and then again in 1980. In 2004, archival intern, Joe Clark, sorted the papers into the present...
Dates: 1965-1973

Irwin Abrams Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Abrams, Irwin
Abstract

Includes biographical and bibliographical information and photocopies of a small portion of Abrams published writings, including material about the Nobel Peace Prize, women Nobel Peace Prize winners, the Quaker peace testimony and the Nobel Peace Prize, Henri La Fontaine, and Carl von Ossietzky.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1948-

Devere Allen Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-053
Abstract

Author, editor, journalist and lecturer; advocate of internationalist pacifism; influential member of the Socialist Party in the 1930s; genealogist; recorder of Rhode Island history and lore; named Harold Devere Allen.

Dates: 1809-1978; Majority of material found within 1910-1955

William Charles Allen Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Allen, William Charles
Overview

William C. Allen was born in 1857 in Chester County, Pennsylvania. He was a member of the Society of Friends. Allen was deeply opposed to war and wrote often about the problems of propaganda, censorship, conscription, imperialism, and the munitions industry. He traveled widely and wrote many articles about his experiences abroad.

Dates: 1895-1937; Majority of material found within 1913-1937

Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick
Abstract

Collection includes brochures and flyers, printed correspondence, and pamphlets about the Appeal and Vigil; also includes two short unpublished histories of Fort Detrick, and news clippings about Fort Detrick's conversion in 1969 from offensive biological warfare to cancer research.

Dates: 1959-1961, 1971-1973

Atlantic City Conference for Peaceworkers Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Atlantic City Conference for Peaceworkers
Abstract

Includes correspondence, minutes, and related printed materials.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1945-1946

Elise Boulding Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Boulding, Elise
Dates: 1961-1975

Broomell-Cleghorn-Fisher Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-278
Overview

This collection contains material collected by Anna Pettit Broomell and primarily consists of the writings and correspondence of Broomell, Dorothy Canfield Fisher, and Sarah Cleghorn.

Dates: 1876-1967

Henry Joel Cadbury Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-081
Abstract

Henry J. Cadbury (1883-1974) was a distinguished Biblical scholar, teacher, and a member of the Society of Friends. Cadbury was one of the founders of the American Friends Service Committee. He served as its chairman from both 1928 to 1934 and again from 1944 to 1960. Cadbury supervised famine relief both in the United States and in Europe.

Dates: 1917-1974

Joshua Evans Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-190
Overview Joshua Evans, a Quaker minister and abolitionist, was born in 1731 in West Jersey. About the year 1754, he experienced a religious conversion and thereafter devoted his life to sharing his rigorous interpretation of the gospel through an ascetic and pious life style and simple ministry. Barely educated, he was nevertheless acknowledged as a minister by Haddonfield Monthly Meeting in 1759. Evans was a vegetarian and a fervent proponent of the peace testimony, Quaker plainness, and ending...
Dates: ca. 1788- ca. 1804

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 26
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Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 24
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 12
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 10
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 6
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Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 5
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 5
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 4
Direct action -- History -- Sources 3
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 3
Peace -- Societies, etc. 3
Quakers -- United States -- History 3
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 3
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 2
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 2
Quaker women -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- Diaries 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- Social life and customs 2
Society of Friends -- United States 2
Society of Friends -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
United States 2
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 2
War tax resistance -- 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
American Literature -- New England 1
American Poetry -- Women authors 1
American fiction 1
American fiction -- Women authors 1
American poetry 1
American poetry -- 20th century 1
Antinuclear movement -- Germany (West) -- History -- Sources 1
Arbitration (International law) 1
Arbitration (International law) -- History -- Sources 1
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Arbitration, Industrial -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Architecture -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Sources 1
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Biological warfare -- History -- Sources 1
Canada -- Description and Travel 1
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Chemical warfare -- History -- Sources 1
Children's literature 1
Church controversies -- Society of Friends 1
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
College teachers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Congresses and conventions -- England -- London 1
Congresses and conventions -- Great Britain 1
Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Economic development -- History -- Sources 1
Engineering -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Engineers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Eniwetok Proving Grounds (Marshall Islands) -- History -- Sources 1
Feminists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) -- History 1
Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) -- History -- Sources 1
French language -- Bibliography 1
French literature -- Bibliography 1
German Americans -- History -- Sources 1
Government, Resistance to -- Maryland -- Frederick 1
Indians of North America -- Civil rights 1
Indians of North America -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
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Labor leaders -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Labor movement 1
Labor movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Land titles -- Pennsylvania 1
Lecturers -- United States -- Biography -- Sources 1
Literature -- Women authors 1
Loyalty oaths -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Manuscripts, American 1
Max Born Memorial Medal 1
Mechanical engineering -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Mechanical engineers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Mennonites -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Messenger of peace (Richmond, IN : 1870) 1
Messenger of peace (Richmond, IN : 1900) 1
Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Religious aspects 1
Middle Atlantic States -- Description and travel -- 18th century 1
Militarism -- History -- Sources 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 7
Lyttle, Bradford 6
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 5
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 4
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 4
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Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 4
Willoughby, George, pacifist 4
A Quaker Action Group 3
Committee for Nonviolent Action 3
Lakey, George 3
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 3
Walker, Charles C. 3
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 2
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 2
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 2
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 2
Corson, Helen H. 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 2
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 2
Golden Rule (Ketch) 2
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 2
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 2
Levering, Robert, 1944- 2
Lynd, Staughton 2
Newton, Ray 2
Parkman, Patricia 2
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 2
Peace Action Center (Washington, D.C.) 2
Pfeiffer, Stephen D. 2
Pickus, Robert 2
Reynolds, Earle L. 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
Shivers, Lynne 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 2
War Resisters League 2
Young, Wilmer J. 2
Abrams, Irwin, 1914-2010 1
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
Allen, William Charles, 1857-1938 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
American Society of Mechanical Engineers 1
Anderson, Ross W. 1
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 1
Anthony, Robert L. 1
Apsey, Lawrence S. 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Atlantic City Conference for Peaceworkers 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Bagley, Jack L. 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Barton, Clara, 1821-1912 1
Baumgardt, David, 1890-1963 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Beheiren 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Birchard, Bruce 1
Bishop, Sarah 1
Blickenstaff, Harold 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Boulding, Elise 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Broomell, Anna Pettit 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Butterworth, Harrison 1
Caldwell, Samuel D. 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Carpenter, Florence Y. 1
Carter, Arabella, 1867- 1
Cary, John R. 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Champney, Horace 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Club of Rome 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Committee of Correspondence (New York, N.Y. : 1960-1962) 1
Committee on U.S.-U.S.S.R. Peace Leadership Exchange 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Coolidge, A. Sprague 1
Cousins, Norman 1
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