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Edward W. Evans Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-122
Overview

Edward Wyatt Evans (1882-1976) was a lifelong member of the Germantown (Pennsylvania) Monthly Meeting and was active in the Friends Peace Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. Evans was instrumental in the founding of the Fellowship of Reconciliation (Fellowship of Reconcilation), and was the executive secretary from 1916-1919. During the 1920s, he was also active in educational and peace programs of the Society of Friends.

Dates: 1916-1922

Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-013
Abstract

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-

Homer A. Jack Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-063
Abstract Homer A. Jack (1916-1993) was a Unitarian Universalist clergyman and denominational official who sought to apply religious values to national and international affairs. Jack was executive secretary of the Chicago Council Against Racial and Religious Discrimination (1943-1948), executive director of SANE (1960-1964), and secretary general of the World Conference on Religion and Peace (1970-1983). He had been minister of churches in Lawrence, Kansas (1942-1943), Evanston, Illinois (1948-1959),...
Dates: 1930-1995

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

Young People's Peace Conference transcript

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-222
Abstract

Contains the transcript of the Young People's Peace Conference sponsored by the Joint Peace Committee of New York Quakers in 1933. Chief speakers were Frederick J. Libby, Paul Harris, Jr., Edmund B. Chaffee, Alden G. Alley, Sidney E. Goldstein, and Norman Thomas.

Dates: 1933

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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 2
Ballistic missiles -- United States 1
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Labor leaders -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lawyers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
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Peace -- Congresses 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
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Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- New York (State) 1
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Unitarian Universalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
United States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 1
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 1
War victims -- Services for -- History -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Civilian relief -- History -- Sources 1
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Names
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 3
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 2
Cousins, Norman 2
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 2
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 2
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Houser, George M. 2
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 2
Jones, Paul, 1880-1941 2
Lens, Sidney 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 2
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 2
Acts for Peace (Organization) 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Arvio, Raymond Paavo 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Becker, Jo 1
Berg, Lloyd A. 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Boehmer, Peter J. 1
Brick, Allan 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 1
Chaffee, Edmund B. (Edmund Bigelow), 1887-1936 1
Chicago Council Against Racial and Religious Discrimination 1
Church Peace Mission (U.S.) 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clergy and Laity Concerned (U.S.) 1
Clergymen's Emergency Committee for Vietnam 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 1
Conference of Christian Pacifists 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Cook, Cara 1
Cornell, Thomas C. (Thomas Charles), 1934- 1
Curry, A. Stauffer (Abram Stauffer), 1913- 1
Dai Dong (Organization) 1
Deats, Richard L., 1932- 1
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 1
Drinan, Robert F. 1
Elderkin, Noble S. (Noble Strong), 1878-1966 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Fernandes, Angelo 1
Food for China (Project) 1
Forest, Jim (James H.) 1
Frankel, Morton 1
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 1
Fuller, Walter G. 1
Gandhi, Manilal, 1892-1956 1
Gara, Larry 1
Gottlieb, Sanford 1
Greeley, Dana McLean, 1908-1986 1
Gregg, Richard Bartlett, 1885- 1
Hardin, Floyd, 1890-1974 1
Harrington, Donald Szantho 1
Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991 1
Heidbrink, John 1
Hoagland, Robert S. 1
Hodgkin, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1877-1933 1
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 1
Hostetter, C. Douglas, 1944- 1
Hunnius, F. C. 1
Hunter, Barton 1
International Committee of Conscience on Vietnam 1
International Fellowship of Reconciliation 1
International Fellowship of Reconciliation. North American Committee 1
Jendrzejczyk, Michael 1
Joint Peace Committee of New York Quakers 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Juram, Catharine 1
Kelsey, Mary 1
Kennan, George F. (George Frost), 1904-2005 1
Keys, Donald 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
Lloyd, William Bross, 1908- 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
Lyttle, Bradford 1
Mahadevan, T. K. 1
Matthews, J. B. (Joseph Brown), 1894-1966 1
McReynolds, David 1
Monthly Meeting of New York (Society of Friends : Orthodox : New York, N.Y.). Peace and Service Committee 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 1
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 1
Nevin, Ethan Allen 1
New York Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1957 : New York, N.Y.). Peace and Service Committee 1
Nhất Hạnh, Thích 1
Nicholson, Vincent D. (Vincent De Witt), 1890-1945 1
Noel-Baker, Philip, 1889-1982 1
Nuclear Weapons Facilities Task Force. Rocky Flats/Nuclear Weapons Facilities Project 1
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 1
Pennell, Anne Walton 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955). Peace Committee (1916-1933) 1
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