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Church Peace Mission Records

Identifier: SCPC-DG-177
Abstract The Church Peace Mission began as an outgrowth of a conference on the "Church and War," held in Detroit in May 1950, with its purpose being to disseminate the findings of the conference to as many churches and seminaries as possible in the next six months. Its objective was to challenge the various peace groups "to face anew their responsibility to Christ, to his Church, and to mankind," by appealing to Christians not to make or use weapons of war and to "devote their energies to the removal...
Dates: 1950-1967; Majority of material found within 1959-1965

Episcopal Peace Fellowship Records

Identifier: SCPC-DG-118
Overview The Episcopal Peace Fellowship (EPF), was founded November 1939 as an association of pacifist members of the Protestant Episcopal Church. The organization sought to discover and unite pacifists within the church and to influence its membership regarding Christianity and peace. The EPF has sponsored educational projects (publications, lectures, workshops, conferences), provided counseling and financial support for conscientious objectors, and contributed to pacifist projects in other...
Dates: 1936-2009; Majority of material found within 1936 - 2009

Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) Records

Identifier: SCPC-DG-013

The Fellowship of Reconciliation in the U.S. was founded in 1915 by Christian pacifists. The organization, whose members are now drawn from many religious groups, seeks to apply principles of peace and social justice and non-violent social change to issues such as disarmament, conscription, race relations, economic justice, and civil liberties.

Dates: 1915-

A. J. Muste Papers

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

John Nevin Sayre Papers

Identifier: SCPC-DG-117

John Nevin Sayre was a pacifist who spent over 40 years at the helm of the Fellowship of Reconciliation.

Dates: 1885-1982; Majority of material found within 1922-1967

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Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
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Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 4
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 4
Smiley, Glenn E. 3
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 2
Blaxall, Arthur W. 2
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Church Peace Mission (U.S.) 2
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 2
Heidbrink, John 2
International Fellowship of Reconciliation 2
Lawrence, W. Appleton (William Appleton), 1889-1968 2
Lens, Sidney 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 2
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 2
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Thomson, Charles A. (Charles Alexander), 1893-1961 2
Yoder, John Howard 2
Acts for Peace (Organization) 1
American Civil Liberties Union 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Ames, Winslow 1
Anglican Pacifist Fellowship 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Arvio, Raymond Paavo 1
Ayusawa, Iwao, 1894-1972 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Bartlett, Percy W. 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Becker, Jo 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Boehmer, Peter J. 1
Brick, Allan 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brookwood Labor College (Katonah, N.Y.) 1
Brown, John Pairman 1
Burton, O. E. (Ormond Edward), 1893-1974 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Chandy, K. K., 1908- 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Clergymen's Emergency Committee for Vietnam 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Committee on Militarism in Education (U.S.) 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Cornell, Thomas C. (Thomas Charles), 1934- 1
Cousins, Norman 1
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 1
Cutler, Wolcott, 1891-1965 1
Dai Dong (Organization) 1
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 1
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 1
Drinan, Robert F. 1
Eastman, E. Philip 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Embassies of Reconciliation (Organization) 1
Episcopal Church 1
Episcopal Pacifist Fellowship 1
Episcopal Peace Fellowship 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Fisher, Charles R. (Charles Robert), 1920- 1
Food for China (Project) 1
Forest, Jim (James H.) 1
Frankel, Morton 1
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 1
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 1
Gara, Larry 1
Goss-Mayr, Hildegard 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 1
Hayes, Thomas Lee, 1932- 1
Hostetter, C. Douglas, 1944- 1
Houser, George M. 1
Hunter, Barton 1
International Committee of Conscience on Vietnam 1
International Fellowship of Reconciliation. North American Committee 1
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 1
Jendrzejczyk, Michael 1
Jones, Paul, 1880-1941 1
Juram, Catharine 1
Kennan, George F. (George Frost), 1904-2005 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
Lester, Muriel, 1883-1968 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
Matthews, J. B. (Joseph Brown), 1894-1966 1
Mayr, Kaspar, 1891-1963 1
McCain, Samuel N. 1
McReynolds, David 1
Mensching, Wilhelm 1
Molnar, Enrico S., 1913- 1
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 1
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 1
Nelson, John Oliver, 1909-1990 1
Nevin, Ethan Allen 1
Nhất Hạnh, Thích 1
Nuclear Weapons Facilities Task Force. Rocky Flats/Nuclear Weapons Facilities Project 1
Peachey, Paul, 1918- 1
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